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Friday, September 24, 2021
Tags: the Standing Committee of the National Assembly
Elections offer opportunity for Vietnamese to raise voices over key matters: Australian expert Elections offer opportunity for Vietnamese to raise voices over key matters: Australian expert
The elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People's Councils at all levels for the 2021-26 tenure on May 23 is an opportunity for the Vietnamese people to express their voices over such important issues as the nation’s leadership and the strengthening of local governments’ apparatus, said Professor Carl Thayer, an expert from Australia’s New South Wales University.
The 1946 general election - a milestone in formation and development of the democratic institution of Vietnam The 1946 general election - a milestone in formation and development of the democratic institution of Vietnam
The election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly, to be held on May 23, constitutes a new landmark in the history of the Vietnamese National Assembly, which has constantly developed with many important achievements in constitutional and legislative activities as well as in making decisions on major issues of the country.
Revised Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents Revised Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents
Effective on January 1 this year, the Law Revising a Number of Articles of the Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents (the revised Law) aims to improve the legal framework on promulgation of legal documents to further raise the quality and efficiency of lawmaking work, effectively serving the national development in the period of national industrialization and modernization and intensive international integration.
Principles of state power through various constitutions Principles of state power through various constitutions
In the regime of democracy and socialist rule of law, the state power is delegated by the people, which must, therefore, be inevitably controlled. The state power is often documented by constitutional provisions to define the mandates and rights of the legislative power, executive power and judicial power. The recognition and development of the principles of power delegation, coordination and control between legislative and executive bodies through various constitutions are linked with the historical contexts of the nation in each particular period.
Womens political participation still falls short of target Women’s political participation still falls short of target
Nearly 40 years ago in 1981, Vietnam joined the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. Since then, the country has adopted many laws and policies to improve women’s leadership and political participation. This article looks into and proposes solutions for increasing female participation in politics in Vietnam.
Vice President now holds authority of President: NA Standing Committee Vice President now holds authority of President: NA Standing Committee
Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, Vice President, now holds the authority of President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam until the National Assembly elects a new President, according to an announcement of the Standing Committee of the National Assembly issued on September 23.
Ongoing reform of the civil service in Vietnam Ongoing reform of the civil service in Vietnam
The country’s transition of the civil service from a career-based to a working position-based model is a revolutionary reform facing numerous challenges. In this transition, improving the quality of cadres and civil servants so that they have all the qualities and capabilities required by an advanced, professional and modern civil service is an extremely important task.
Bank loans: interest and fees under the new rules Bank loans: interest and fees under the new rules
One way for credit institutions to generate revenues is charging interest and fees on loans they provide. On December 30, 2016, the State Bank of Vietnam issued Circular No.39/2016/TT-NHNN regulating lending activities of credit institutions and foreign bank branches which took effect on March 15, 2017. This text sets forth new rules relating to rates of interest and fees in lending activities.
Draft law tackles lavish spending on anniversaries Draft law tackles lavish spending on anniversaries
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recently unveiled a draft regulation to put in order the organization of anniversaries, which have become rampant in the past years.
National Assembly to pass 24 bills in 2017 National Assembly to pass 24 bills in 2017
On the occasion of the New Year 2017, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan grants Vietnam News Agency an interview about working results of the National Assembly in the past year as well as its main tasks in the new year. Below are main contents of the interview.

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