AIPA cooperation crucial in mitigating COVID-19’s impacts on society ASEAN

AIPA cooperation crucial in mitigating COVID-19’s impacts on society

A consistent approach and cooperation between member parliaments of the ASEAN Inter-parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) in tackling COVID-19 and post-pandemic recovery is among suggestions proposed by delegates to the virtual meeting of the Committee on Social Matters in the framework of the 41st AIPA General Assembly (AIPA 41) on September 9 in Hanoi.
ASEAN cooperation in COVID-19 fight reviewed World

ASEAN cooperation in COVID-19 fight reviewed

The ASEAN Coordinating Council Working Group on Public Health Emergencies (ACCWG-PHE) reviewed cooperation within ASEAN in the fight against COVID-19 during its third meeting, held in the form of video conferencing, on September 1.
ADB supports Philippines in COVID-19 fight World

ADB supports Philippines in COVID-19 fight

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan worth 125 million USD to support the Philippines to strengthen its capacity in preventing and controlling the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
Lao Ambassador speaks highly of Vietnam’s contributions to ASEAN ASEAN

Lao Ambassador speaks highly of Vietnam’s contributions to ASEAN

Vietnam has played an active role as the Chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) 2020, especially in leading the bloc in implementing the ASEAN’s initiatives and priorities in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Laos to ASEAN Ekkaphab Phanthavong told Vietnam News Agency’s correspondents in Jakarta.
Schools in Thailand, Cambodia to reopen soon World

Schools in Thailand, Cambodia to reopen soon

Thailand’s Office of the Basic Education Commission (OBEC) August 11 sent a letter to all educational institutes nationwide, telling them they could resume teaching classes as normal from August 13.