AIPA-41 opens in Hanoi Politics

AIPA-41 opens in Hanoi

The 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliament Assembly (AIPA-41) under the theme “Parliamentary diplomacy for a cohesive and proactive ASEAN Community '' opened in Hanoi on Sept.8. The event was held for the first time online.
Fatherland Front leader receives Lao counterpart Politics

Fatherland Front leader receives Lao counterpart

Secretary of the Party Central Committee and Chairman of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Tran Thanh Man hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 14 for Saysomphone Phomvihane, Politburo member of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and President of the Standing Committee of the Lao Front for National Construction.
Geo-Park earmarked for recognition Culture - Sports

Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

The Ly Son-Sa Huynh Geo-Park has been listed in the dossier for UNESCO recognition, and the organisation can send an evaluation mission in 2020, general secretary of the Global Geoparks Network and chairperson of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council, Guy Martini, confirmed in an email early this week.
UNSC discusses Israel-Palestine situation World

UNSC discusses Israel-Palestine situation

The United Nations Security Council held an open debate on the situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question, on February 11, focusing on new developments after the US announced its Middle East peace plan.
Vietnam attends international Buddhism conference in India Society

Vietnam attends international Buddhism conference in India

Scholars from Vietnam, India and other countries including Australia and Belgium exchanged views on Buddhism’s role as a social and cultural bridge and a source of global peace at an international conference in India’s Bhubaneswar city on February 8-9.