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Legislators vote against government proposal on project classification

Lawmakers on Tuesday voted against a government bill which they felt would undermine parliament’s oversight over major national projects.

Vietnam to navigate rough trade war waters

Parliament members say the ongoing US-China trade war has had visible impacts, and Vietnam needs to reduce ...

Sri Lankan president suspends parliament after firing prime minister

President Maithripala Sirisena temporarily suspended parliament a day after sacking the prime minister and replacing him with a former leader seen as being close to China.
October 28, 2018 | 09:51 am GMT+7

When Women Rule: 'No girl should be a gift to a rapist,' says Jordan MP fighting for women

Wafa Mustaga, Jordan's "Iron Lady", says more focus should be put on women's rights in Arab world. 
October 26, 2017 | 09:17 am GMT+7

Vietnam raises debt ceiling

Lawmakers overwhelmingly approved the increase to the government debt ceiling.
November 10, 2016 | 06:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam re-elects first chairwoman of parliament

She is credited with handling important social issues.
July 22, 2016 | 09:37 am GMT+7
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