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RoK lawmaker honoured with Friendship Order

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RoK lawmaker honoured with Friendship Order

Kim Hak-yong, head of the National Assembly’s Environment and Labour Committee of the Republic of Korea (RoK), has been honoured with the Friendship Order of the Vietnamese State for his significant contributions to the strategic partnership between the two countries.

Prime Minister hails role of young lawmakers

Politics

Prime Minister hails role of young lawmakers

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed the active role of young National Assembly deputies, who he described as high quality human resources for the Party and the State, at a meeting with young parliamentarians on June 6.

Malaysia, Japan foster multi-faceted cooperation

World

Malaysia, Japan foster multi-faceted cooperation

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad will make a three-day visit to Japan, starting on May 29, to attend the 25th International Conference on the Future of Asia, the Malaysia Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on May 28.

Thailand’s Senate has new speaker

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Thailand’s Senate has new speaker

Former President of Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly (NLA) Pornpetch Wichitcholchai on May 24 was elected as the new Speaker of the Senate with a five-year tenure.

ASEAN bolsters cooperation in human rights

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ASEAN bolsters cooperation in human rights

A high-level dialogue on human rights in ASEAN to assess the decade-long operation of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) was held in Jakarta, Indonesia on May 9.

Party official welcomes visit by US senators

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Party official welcomes visit by US senators

Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong welcomed a delegation of US senators, led by Vice Chairman of the US Senate Committee on Appropriations Patrick Leahy, during a reception in Hanoi on April 18 to mark the beginning of their visit to Vietnam.

Vietnam treasures relations with Czech Republic: PM

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Vietnam treasures relations with Czech Republic: PM

Vietnam always treasures its relations with the Czech Republic and appreciates contributions by the country’s Chamber of Deputies to the development of the bilateral ties, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed when meeting Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies Radek Vondracek in Prague on April 17.