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Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Tags: socio-economic issues
NA Standing Committees 49th meeting wraps up NA Standing Committee’s 49th meeting wraps up
The 49th meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up in Hanoi on October 15. The meeting took place amid flooding causing severe loss of life and property in the central region, with many officials, soldiers and citizens unaccounted for. 
Socio-economic issues heat up agenda of NAs ninth session Socio-economic issues heat up agenda of NA’s ninth session
Legislators on June 15 scrutinized the supplementary assessment of the implementation of the National Assembly’s resolution on the socio-economic development plan and State budget in 2019 and early 2020.
Party resolves to boost marine economy Party resolves to boost marine economy
At its 8th plenum held on October 2-6 in Hanoi, the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee approved the major contents of the Resolution on the strategy on sustainable development of Vietnam’s sea-based economy through 2030, with a vision to 2045.
National Assembly leader unveils tasks in 2018 National Assembly leader unveils tasks in 2018
January 6, 1946 marked an important event in the history of the country when the Vietnamese people cast for the first time their votes to directly select and elect talented and virtuous people to the National Assembly to shoulder the responsibility for national affairs.
Current investment and commercial laws: some implications for foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam Current investment and commercial laws: some implications for foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam
Under current Vietnamese legislation, a foreign-invested enterprise (FIE) is understood as an enterprise having a foreign investor as its member or shareholder and is recognized as a Vietnamese one. However, in investment and commercial activities, these entities are subject to different regulations compared to other Vietnamese enterprises. This article brings out these differences in the investment procedures and settlement of disputes involving these FIEs.
New Law on Referendum New Law on Referendum
The Law on Referendum, the first of its kind in Vietnam, was passed last November and will enter into force on July 1 this year. The Law aims to promote democracy and the role of the people as masters and diversify forms of practicing direct democracy.
Renewing the mode of Party leadership Renewing the mode of Party leadership
Judicious implementation of the principle of Party leadership over the political system constitutes a fundamental and decisive condition for the State to really become a state of the people, by the people and for the people and for the mass organizations to be foundations of the people’s administration.
The need for criteria of a modernity-oriented industrial nation The need for criteria of a modernity-oriented industrial nation
The goal of turning the nation into a modernity-oriented industrial one has been consistently affirmed from the 8th National Party Congress to the draft Political Report to be presented at the upcoming 12th National Party Congress. However, in theory and reality, the perception and assessment of a modernity-oriented industrial nation have not yet reached consensus. As a result, it is necessary to determine criteria of a modernity-oriented industrial nation.
Increasing citizen participation in governance in Vietnam Increasing citizen participation in governance in Vietnam
Vietnam’s Constitution and political structure offer opportunities for citizens to participate in governance both directly (through in-person engagement at the local level) and indirectly (through voting for People’s Council and National Assembly delegates). But how can citizens be more actively involved in public decision making?
National Assembly passes 18 laws during month-long session National Assembly passes 18 laws during month-long session
The XIIIth National Assembly (NA) on November 28 wrapped up its 8th session after month plus-long sitting.

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