ASEAN senior officials outline agenda for AMM-48 World

ASEAN senior officials outline agenda for AMM-48

Senior officials from the 10 ASEAN member countries have outlined the agenda and documents to be adopted at the 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministerial Meeting during their meeting in Kuala Lumpur on August 2.
ASEAN senior officials commence session ASEAN

ASEAN senior officials commence session

Senior officials from ten ASEAN member nations gathered for discussions in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on August 2 in preparation for the bloc’s 48th annual Foreign Minister Meeting (AMM 48).
ASEAN officials meet to prepare for AMM 48 ASEAN

ASEAN officials meet to prepare for AMM 48

The Committee of Permanent Representatives (CPR) in ASEAN convened a meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on August 1 to prepare for the 48th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM 48) and related meetings which will be organised from August 1 to 6.
Society

Southwest religious officials praised

Leaders of the Steering Committee for the Southwest Region praised the efforts of officials in charge of religious affairs from regional localities in advising the Party and State on religious policies, enhancing the efficiency of State management in the field
Party chief receives Lao senior officials Politics

Party chief receives Lao senior officials

Vietnam and Laos will continue facilitating information exchanges, theory research and increase education campaigns to raise public awareness of the special solidarity and traditional friendship between the two countries.
Politics

Prime Minister meets senior Japanese officials

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung held separate receptions for President of the Japan–Vietnam Parliamentary Friendship Group Toshihiro Nikai and President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Tanaka Akihiko in Tokyo on July 3.
Politics

Officials from ten embassies visit Bac Giang province

Opportunities for cooperation in preserving, processing and exporting farm produce were discussed at a meeting held in the northern province of Bac Giang on June 25 between the Provincial People’s Committee and a delegation of representatives from ten different embassies.
Ex-railway officials prosecuted for wrongdoings in ODA-funded project Society

Ex-railway officials prosecuted for wrongdoings in ODA-funded project

Six ex-railway officials, who were found sharing a total of 11 billion VND (504,000 USD) in kickbacks from a Japanese consultant firm in relation to an ODA-funded urban railway project in Hanoi from 2009-2014, have been prosecuted on the charge of “abusing position and power while performing official duties”.