Vietnam assumes ASEAN 2020 chairmanship Videos

Vietnam assumes ASEAN 2020 chairmanship

Vietnam will officially undertake its role as ASEAN chair on January 1, 2020. It’s the second time the country has assumed the role since it joined the bloc in 1995.
Kien Giang spends 356 billion VND on four afforestation projects Environment

Kien Giang spends 356 billion VND on four afforestation projects

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang splashed out over 356 billion VND (15.35 million USD) on four afforestation projects under the National Target Programme for Climate Change Response and Green Growth for the 2016-2020 period, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
NA Vice Chairman receives EU business official Politics

NA Vice Chairman receives EU business official

National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien affirmed that Vietnam always provides support for investors in the country, during a reception in Hanoi on October 7 for Chairman of the EU – ASEAN Business Council Donald Kanak.
Deputy PM: Vietnam wishes to develop partnership with Finland Politics

Deputy PM: Vietnam wishes to develop partnership with Finland

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has expressed his wish that Vietnam-Finland relations will be further developed in the fields of politics, trade, investment, development cooperation, environment, education – training, and science-technology.
Vietnam expects stronger parliamentary ties with Italy: official Politics

Vietnam expects stronger parliamentary ties with Italy: official

The Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) is delighted at the growth of Vietnam-Italy relations and hopes for stronger ties with the Italian parliament, NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien said during his talks with Vice President of the Italian Senate Ignazio La Russa in Rome on September 25.
NA leader calls for stronger AIPA-ASEAN partnership Politics

NA leader calls for stronger AIPA-ASEAN partnership

The ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) actively supports the regional grouping’s efforts in realizing and associating the ASEAN Vision 2025 with the UN Agenda 2030 on sustainable development, as well as ASEAN’s initiatives in strengthening regional connectivity, especially in environmental protection, climate change response and reduction of plastic waste and ocean debris.