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  1. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Eyes on Vietnam's Nguyen Tan Dung as top leaders face confidence vote

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... on Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung in 2010. Even so, coupled with a recent government call for public consultation over proposed constitutional amendments, the vote indicates that the party ... it seems "the balance of power is clearly in favour of the prime minister", Nguyen Van Hieu, 76, a former top party member turned political commentator said. Dung is now ...

  2. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam PM Nguyen Tan Dung calls for blogs to be 'seriously punished'

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hanoi Dung blames three sites for being slanderous of country's leaders and causing mistrust in society PM says bloggers to be 'punished' Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has ordered those responsible for three "slanderous" blogs, which have publicised a recent string of high-level corruption scandals, ...

  3. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam PM Dung wins lukewarm vote of confidence

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Hanoi Prime minister highly rated by fewer than half of assembly members amid public discontent Dung given a lukewarm vote of confidence Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan ... Soviet-educated central bank governor Nguyen Van Binh fared worse than Dung, with 209 votes of low confidence and the full approval of just 88 members. "Their not-so-good result reflects ...

  4. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnamese PM faces showdown as party meets amid financial turmoil

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... malaise. Nguyen Tan Dung has had little reason to celebrate since the communist-controlled parliament formally approved his appointment for a second five-year term in July last year. Rising public ... and triggered a run on deposits. Observers say Dung's rivals, notably party secretary general Nguyen Phu Trong and President Truong Tan Sang, appear to want Dung to pay for his failures. "With ...

  5. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Time to quit, Vietnamese lawmaker tells Prime Minister Dung

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Agencies in Hanoi

    ... Trung Quoc told Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung that it was "time to take responsibility, not just apologise" for the massive losses accrued by state-owned enterprises. Quoc, ... Agencies in Hanoi Show of dissent, sparked by Vietnam's economic woes, wins support from online community Bold lawmaker tells PM Dung it's time to step down A bold Vietnamese ...

  6. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam's PM owns up to errors as scandals taint leadership

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Hanoi

    ... Scandals, inefficiencies and major losses at state-run giants such as shipbuilder Vinashin have dented public confidence, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung told the opening session of the month-long ... Agence France-Presse in Hanoi Dung hits back at online critics using 'negative information' for 'national sabotage' Vietnam's PM admits mistakes on economy ...

  7. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam PM’s future uncertain as communists meet

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 04:39pm by Agence France-Presse in Bangkok

    ... and economic malaise, experts say. Nguyen Tan Dung, 62, has had little reason to celebrate since the communist-controlled parliament formally approved his appointment for a second five-year term ... Observers say Dung’s rivals, notably Communist Party Secretary General Nguyen Phu Trong and President Truong Tan Sang, appear to want Dung to pay for his failures. “With Vietnam’s economy facing ...

  8. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam's top officials to face annual confidence votes in parliament

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Agencies in Hanoi

    ... with the Communist Party and not parliament. The new resolution came a week after Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung faced down an unprecedented call from a lawmaker to resign. Dung told parliament last week he ... of scandals that have tainted the country's leadership. But in an attempt to deflect increased criticism, the party issued a rare self-rebuke and Dung apologised for corruption, inefficiencies ...

  9. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam's ruling Communist Party promises economic reforms as top leaders criticised

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Hanoi

    ... the collective of the political bureau and a comrade member of the political bureau", the party said. Some analysts had predicted that Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, in power since 2006, might ...

  10. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam jails official over ‘hero’ farmer eviction

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 05:16pm by Agence France-Presse in Hanoi

    ... farm east of Hanoi. The rare act of defiance by the 50-year-old former soldier left seven policemen injured, but triggered a nationwide outpouring of support, with even Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung branding the eviction “illegal”. Nguyen Van Khanh, who was deputy chairman of the district where the incident happened, was given 30 months in jail for destruction of property, ...




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