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The National Assembly (NA) on April 8 approved a resolution ratifying the Prime Minister’s proposal on the appointment of two Deputy Prime Ministers.

Auditor General Tran Sy Thanh

Tran Sy Thanh was elected as Auditor General at the 11th session of the 14th National Assembly on April 7 in Hanoi.

NA Committees have new Chairpersons

The National Assembly (NA) passed a resolution on the election of chairpersons of a number of NA Committees on April 7, with approval of all 463 deputies present at the session.

NA Standing Committee has five new members

The National Assembly (NA) adopted a resolution on the election of members to the 14th NA’s Standing Committee during its ongoing 11th sitting on the afternoon of April 6.

Pham Minh Chinh elected as Prime Minister of Vietnam

Mr. Pham Minh Chinh, Politburo member, head of the Party Central Committee's Organisation Commission and deputy to the 14th legislature, was elected as Vietnam's Prime Minister at the 11th session of the 14th National Assembly this afternoon.

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector strengthens in March

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector gained growth pace at the end of the first quarter, with marked increases in output, new orders and exports, leading to stronger rises in employment and purchasing activity, according to a report by tIHS Markit.

Vietnam set to elect new PM next week

Lawmakers began the process of relieving incumbent Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of his post on April 1 and are scheduled to elect a new Government leader on April 5.

National Assembly elects three new Vice Chairpersons

Legislators elected three new Vice Chairpersons of the National Assembly (NA) by secret ballots on April 1, as part of the ongoing 11th sitting.

 

National Assembly relieves several NA Vice Chairpersons

The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee presented a report on the outcomes of group discussions, explanations and acquisition of ideas of deputies on relieving several NA Vice Chairpersons during its 11th session on March 31 afternoon.

Vuong Dinh Hue elected as Chairman of NA, National Election Council

Vuong Dinh Hue, Politburo member and Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, was elected as Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) and the National Election Council (NEC) at the 11th sitting of the 14th legislature on March 31 morning.

New NA chair set for election this week, Government performance under scrutiny

With the National Assembly (NA) poised to see NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan leave her post on March 30, the new chairperson is set to take the oath of office one day later.

National Assembly to elect current PM as State President for the first time

The Secretary General and Chairman of the Office of the National Assembly Nguyen Hanh Phuc chaired a press conference on the agenda of the 14th National Assembly’s 11th session on March 23.

77 self-nominated candidates for 15th National Assembly

There are 77 self-nominated candidates for the National Assembly in 24 provinces and cities, including 30 people in Hanoi and 16 in Ho Chi Minh City.

List of candidates nominated for deputies of 15th NA is being finalised

Localities across the country have hold second consultative conference to draw up a list of candidates for the upcoming elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and all-levels People’s Councils for 2021-2025 tenure.

184 constituencies in election of deputies to National Assembly

There are 184 constituencies across Vietnam in the election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly (NA), according to a resolution adopted by the National Election Council.

15th National Assembly election: 16 self-nominated candidates in HCM City

The election committee of Ho Chi Minh City has received the dossiers of 52 candidates in the upcoming election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly, among whom 16 are self-nominated.

National Assembly to elect Prime Minister on April 5

At the 11th session that will open on March 24, the National Assembly will secretly vote to dismiss the President, Prime Minister, and Chair of the National Assembly and elect and approve many state leaders.

Expected structure of deputies of 15th National Assembly

Resolution 1185/NQ-UBTVQH14 by the National Assembly’s Standing Committee dated January 11, 2021 adopted the expected number, structure and composition of the 15th National Assembly deputies.

Important dates in legislative election

The followings are the 16 important dates in the election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People's Councils at all levels for the 2021-2026 tenure.

13th PCC’s second plenum considers candidates for leading positions

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong told 13th Party Central Committee’s second plenum that the Politburo will seek the committee’s decision on candidates for the posts of President, PM and NA Chairperson at this plenum.