State President hails role of lawyers and jurists
Lawyers and jurists play an increasingly important role in the country’s judicial and administrative reforms as well as its integration process, as Vietnam is an official member of the World Trade Organisation, stressed State President Nguyen Minh Triet.
State President pushes for judicial reform
The Central Steering Board for Judicial Reform convened its 15th session in Hanoi on August 28 to discuss the establishment of a national lawyers’ organisation and regional courts of first instance, the reduction of death penalties, and review the implementation of a Politburo resolution on judicial reform
German Law Centre opens to promote int'l standards
HA NOI — The German Law Centre at the Ha Noi University of Law formally opened yesterday to help boost the professional skills of Vietnamese lawyers, officials and scholars to international standards.
NA offers to share legislative experience with Palestinians
HA NOI — Viet Nam's National Assembly is ready to share experience in law drafting and supervision with Palestine's legislative body, NA chairman Nguyen Phu Trong said in a meeting with President of the Palestinian National Authority Mahmoud Abbas.