Congratulations to Myanmar’s NLD party over election win Politics

Congratulations to Myanmar’s NLD party over election win

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong has cabled a message of congratulations to Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party, since her party claimed a resounding victory in the general election.
Thailand’s lower house approves 2020 budget bill World

Thailand’s lower house approves 2020 budget bill

The House of Representatives of Thailand passed the 2020 budget bill with 257 votes in favour, one against and three abstentions at a special session held on February 13 at the Constitutional Court’s request for re-vote.
Thailand sets budget bill meeting next week World

Thailand sets budget bill meeting next week

Speaker of Thai House of Representatives Chuan Leekpai has called for the House’s special session on February 13 to repeat the second and third readings of the 2020 budget bill to comply with a Constitutional Court ruling.
Malaysia approves budget estimates for 2020 World

Malaysia approves budget estimates for 2020

The Dewan Negara – the upper house of the Malaysian Parliament – has approved the Supply Bill (Budget) 2020, which has allocated 297 billion RM for the year’s expenditure.
Algerian upper house speaker wants to boost ties with Vietnam  Politics

Algerian upper house speaker wants to boost ties with Vietnam

Speaker of the Council of the Nation (upper house) of Algeria Salah Goudjil said on October 14 that he will ask the Algerian Government to study and implement measures to join the Vietnamese Government in boosting bilateral cooperation across all fields, particularly economy and trade.
Malaysia still reluctant to ratify CPTPP World

Malaysia still reluctant to ratify CPTPP

The Malaysian Government has yet to decide on whether the country would ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) or not, the local news agency Bernama quoted an official as saying.
Vietnam, Russia foster parliamentary cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Russia foster parliamentary cooperation

Chairwoman of the National Assembly’s Judicial Affairs Committee Le Thi Nga held working sessions with Russian officials in Moscow on June 20-21 to discuss bilateral cooperation in parliamentary activities and judicial supervision.
PM wraps up Russia visit Politics

PM wraps up Russia visit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc was active in Russia before wrapping up his official visit to Russia on May 23 (local time).
Prime Minister meets Russian upper house leader Politics

Prime Minister meets Russian upper house leader

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met Chairwoman of the Federation Council (upper house) of the Federal Assembly of Russia Valentina Ivanovna Matviyenko in Moscow on May 23 as part of his official visit to the country.