AIPA-41 Joint Communique approved with e-signatures of AIPA legislative leaders hinh anh 1At the second plenary session of AIPA-41 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – A joint announcement of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-41) was approved with e-signatures from legislative leaders of AIPA members at the second plenary session of AIPA 41, which took place virtually on September 10.

The second plenary session of AIPA, chaired by Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, saw the participation of legislative leaders of ASEAN member countries.

Delegates spoke highly of Vietnam’s efforts in realising the General Assembly of AIPA in the context of COVID-19 pandemic.

At the event, participants heard and approved reports of the Meeting of Women Parliamentarians of AIPA (WAIPA) AIPA Committees, the Unofficial Meeting of Young Parliamentarians of AIPA, and AIPA Committees on Political, Economic, Social and Organisational Matters.

The AIPA 41 General Assembly was held in the ASEAN spirit of friendship, brotherhood and cooperation, to cohesive and responsive of the ASEAN Community./.