NA Standing Committee wraps up 58th meeting

The 14th National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 58th meeting in Hanoi on July 14.
NA Standing Committee wraps up 58th meeting hinh anh 1NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) - The 14th National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 58th meeting in Hanoi on July 14.

In his speech at the closing ceremony, NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue said after the meeting, all contents prepared for the upcoming first session of the 15th legislature slated for July 20 have been completed.

Hue noted the 58th meeting ended with a high consensus among participants, especially regarding socio-economic development, public investment, national finance, and public debt payment plan, and a medium-term public investment for 2021-2025.

Agreements were also reached concerning the national target programmes on new-style rural building, and sustainable poverty reduction for 2021-2025 and other contents submitted by the Government, the Fatherland Front and relevant agencies during the session.

The top legislator attributed such outcomes to proactive and responsible work by the committee as well as the early and close coordination between Government and NA agencies.

The first session of the 15th legislature will discuss important matters that ensure the success of the entire tenure, he said, urging further throughout paperwork preparations to be made, particularly regarding the election and approval of key leadership and high-ranking positions in the State apparatus as well as socio-economic development tasks for the period.

Hue also ordered the readiness of suitable options in response to COVID-19 developments./. 
News

Photos of endemic birds in Vietnam on display

A photo exhibition featuring the life of endemic birds in Vietnam, particularly red-crowned cranes, has been introduced in Hanoi. Entitled “Moment of Nature”, the exhibition is aimed at delivering a message of protecting the natural environment.

Historical places recall capital’s Liberation Day 67 years ago

The capital city of Hanoi was liberated from the French colonial rule on October 10, 1954. Over the past 67 years, the Party organisation, authority and people of Hanoi have so far been proactive, creative to build an increasingly prosperous, civilised and modern capital city.

Experts highlight Vietnam’s positive economic outlook

Vietnam is poised to emerge strongly from the COVID-19 pandemic and place itself firmly on the radar of foreign investors, buoyed by rapid industrialisation and a fast-growing middle-class, experts told AsianInvestor which focuses on the region’s investment industry.