An overview of 15th National Assembly's first session (Photo: VNA)
– Lawmakers are expected to hear reports on socio-economic and State budget situation in the first half of 2021 and discuss orientations for the second half, and a socio-economic development plan for
2021-2025 on July 22 – the third working day of the 15th National
Assembly’s first session.
On the morning, Deputy Prime Minister in the 2016-2021 term Pham Binh Minh will deliver a report assessing the implementation of the
socio-economic development and State budget plan in the first six months of
this year and solutions for the remaining months.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Do
Van Chien will present a report summarising opinions and recommendations of
voters and people sent to the first session of the 15th National Assembly,
while Minister of Planning and Investment in the 2016-2021 term Nguyen Chi Dung
will report on the five-year socio-economic development plan for 2021-2025.
Head of the NA’s Economic Committee Vu Hong Thanh will
present verification reports on these issues.
The sitting will be broadcast live.
After that, Minister of Finance in the 2016-2021 term Ho Duc
Phoc is expected to present a proposal to the National Assembly for approval of
the state budget settlement in 2019, while State Auditor General Tran Sy Thanh will
deliver the State Budget Audit Report in 2019. A verification report on the
state budget settlement in 2019 will also be presented.
The National Assembly will privately listen to the
Government's report and the NA's verification report on the Government's
structure for the 2021-2026 term and discuss the issue in groups.
In the afternoon, the NA will discuss in groups regarding the
socio-economic and state budget matters as well as the socio-economic
development plan for 2021-2025./.