National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has complimented Vietnam’s U23 football team – the runner-up of the Asian Football Confederation U23 Championship (AFC), on their excellent performance and historical achievements at the continental sport event.
Tran Quoc Vuong, head of the CPV Central Committee’s Inspection Commission, on behalf of the Politburo and the Secretariat, presented the 50-year Party membership badge to General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted Vietnam’s significant achievements in 2017 in an article published in a special issue titled “The Year Ahead 2018: Hope Against Rage” of the international media organisation Project Syndicate.
The National Assembly (NA) has been working to fulfill assigned tasks for 2018, Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said in an interview with Vietnam News Agency following Vietnam’s successful hosting of the 26th annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) and on the occasion of the Lunar New Year.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met Indian President Ram Nath Kovind in New Delhi on January 24 on the fringes of the ASEAN – India Commemorative Summit.
The Vietnam-Laos Solidarity and Friendship Year and the Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Year were successful, contributing to Vietnam’s diplomatic achievements in 2017, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has hailed the statistics sector’s performance in 2017, while asking the sector to improve forecast work.
President Tran Dai Quang expressed his delight at the growing Vietnam-Mongolia ties over the past years, including cooperation between the two legislative bodies while receiving Chairman of the Mongolian Parliament Miyegombo Enkhbold in Hanoi on January 22.
The 26th annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) from January 18-21 adopted the Hanoi Declaration, setting forth a new vision for Asia-Pacific parliamentary partnership.
The Hanoi Declaration on a New Vision for Asia –Pacific Parliamentary Partnership was approved at the APPF-26’s final plenary session in Hanoi on January 20 afternoon.
The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26), hosted by the National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam, is one of the country’s major diplomatic events amid its extensive and intensive international integration.
Secretary General of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong has laid stress on the special importance of the Party Central Committee’s Organisation Commission in building a strong Party.
Under-Secretary for the Holy See’s Relations with States Antoine Camilleri met with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and senior officials of Vietnam in Hanoi on January 18, affirming that Pope Francis and the Holy See always want Vietnam – the Holy See relations to further develop.
On January 18, the APPF Executive Committee Meeting approved the theme, agenda, and working programme of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) in Hanoi.
PSNews - 22 member parliamentary delegations (including Vietnam) with 355 international guests had registered for APPF-26 in Hanoi, said Nguyen Van Giau, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Assembly at a conference on January 17.
The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) will build on the success of the 25th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting, further advancing the Vietnam National Assembly’s standing in the international arena.
According to the Embassy of India in Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc would be leading a high level delegation from Vietnam to attend the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit in New Delhi on 25 January 2018.
Australia and Vietnam on January 17th marked the beginning of the 45th anniversary year of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan affirmed Vietnam’s readiness to welcome regional parliamentarians to the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) while attending a rehearsal on January 16 in preparation for the important event.
State President Tran Dai Quang highlighted huge potential for Vietnam-Japan cooperation across the fields, noting that the Extensive Strategic Partnership between the two nations is flourishing.