Hanoi well prepared for IPU-132 Politics

Hanoi well prepared for IPU-132

The 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU-132), the largest diplomatic event with the participation of nearly 2,000 foreign delegates from 150 countries and international organisations, will take place in Hanoi from March 28 to April 1.

Briefing on developments of ASEAN defence and military cooperation by ADMM+ Chairman

ASEAN Member States are moving forward with cooperation and integration to build Southeast Asia into a region of peace, stability and development. The ASEAN Charter coming into effect has ushered in a new era of regional cooperation that would lead to the creation of a strong ASEAN Community by 2015 with three pillars – Political-Security Community, Economic Community and Socio-Cultural Community. ASEAN has been also boosting its cooperation with external partners to enhance broader peace, stability and development.

Prep meetings pave way for ASEAN summit

ASEAN senior officials reviewed draft statements on sustainable development and climate change for the 16th ASEAN Summit, which is to take place in Hanoi on April 8 and 9.