Day: April 2, 2021

Posted in Governance

NA Standing Committee proposes relieving State President

The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on April 2 presented to the NA a proposal on relieving Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong from the post of State President.Legislators attending the 11th session of the 14th Nation…

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NA approves resolution on relieving Nguyen Phu Trong from State Presidency

A resolution on relieving Nguyen Phu Trong from the post of State President for the 2016 – 2021 tenure was approved by the National Assembly (NA) on April 2 afternoon.The resolution won over the support, via secret ballots, from 438 of out 440 deputies…

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Greetings conveyed to Lao Public Security force on 60th founding anniversary

Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung and head of the representative office in Laos of the Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security Major General Hoang Quang Huong visited the headquarters of Laos’ Ministry of Public Security to convey their greet…

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Cambodia’s Acting Senate President congratulates Vietnam’s newly-elected NA Chairman

Acting President of the Cambodian Senate Sim Ka on April 2 sent a congratulatory letter to Politburo member Vuong Dinh Hue over his election as Chairman of Vietnam’s National Assembly (NA) and National Election Council.“On behalf of members of the Sena…

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Legislators discuss State President candidancy

Legislators of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on April 2 discussed a candidate list for the position of the State President in the 2021-2026 tenure as part of its ongoing 11th session in Hanoi.The list was presented by NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue.Earli…

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Aquatic product exports up 3 percent in Q1

Vietnam’s export turnover of aquatic products in March has been estimated at around 640 million USD, bringing the total for the first quarter of the year to 1.64 billion USD, up 3 percent year-on-year.According to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exp…

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New drainage plan considers impact of climate change

A plan for a new water-drainage network in Ho Chi Minh City has been submitted to the Prime Minister for approval.The city has been using a water drainage plan approved in 2001 that covers the central area of about 650sq.km, which represents about 30 p…

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Central Retail to expand business in Vietnam

The Thailand-based Central Retail Corporation Public Company Limited (CRC) plans to spend as much as 35 billion THB (1.1 billion USD) on expanding its network in Vietnam over the next five years.The retail conglomerate aims to expand its reach to 55 ci…

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Da Nang’s tourism seeks ways to stage comeback

Da Nang city is seeking suitable measures to hold back recovery of its tourism crash, following the relaxation of the nation’s social distancing measures to curb the virus spread.At a forum held on April 1, honorary president of the city tourism develo…

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Vinh Long officials extend Easter wishes to Catholics, Protestants

Officials of the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long visited the palace of the Catholic Diocese of Vinh Long and the local representative board of the Evangelical Church of Vietnam (South) on April 1 to offer Easter greetings.Wishing Catholics and Prote…

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