The National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up
its 45th session in Hanoi on June 1st, chaired by NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi
At the meeting (Photo: VNA)
Directed by Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien, lawmakers
gave their opinions, for the second time, on adjustments to a project
building several sections of the North-South Expressway during the 2017-2020
They later reviewed the implementation of the
Committee’s Resolution on the pilot merger of the Office of the NA Deputies’
Delegation, the Office of the People’s Council, and the Office of the
People’s Committee at the provincial level.
Under Hien’s direction, they also offered feedback
on the NA’s draft Resolution on reducing corporate income taxes for micro
and small-sized enterprises this year.
Lawmakers agreed there is a need to cut corporate
income taxes to ease difficulties facing enterprises from COVID-19 as well
as to realise Articles 10 and 16 of the Law on Support for Small- and
Medium-Sized Enterprises 2017, which took effect on January 1st, 2018.
They also later discussed personnel work, which will
be submitted to the legislature for consideration./.