In the morning, President Nguyen Phu Trong presented a proposal for the parliament’s ratification of the CPTPP and relevant documents, followed by a report explaining the pact in details delivered by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

At the sixth session of the 14th National Assembly

Chairman of the NA’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau then presented a report verifying the ratification.

After that, lawmakers had group discussions about this issue.

In the afternoon, NA deputies scrutinize the draft revised law amending and supplementing the laws related to planning.

The draft law aims to ensure the relevant laws’ consistency with the Law on Planning and ensure that regulations on planning will take effect at the same time with the Law on Planning, which is scheduled to come into force on January 1, 2019.

Source: VNA