20/01/2018

APPF-26 final plenary session approves Hanoi Declaration

The Hanoi Declaration on a New Vision for Asia –Pacific Parliamentary Partnership was approved at the APPF-26’s final plenary session in Hanoi on January 20 afternoon.

20/01/2018

IPU pledges cooperation with Vietnam in realising SDGs

The Inter-Parliament Union (IPU) has always been and will continue to cooperate with the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA), helping improve the country’s ability in realising sustainable development goals (SDGs), said IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong.

20/01/2018

NA Chairwoman: Vietnam treasures relations with Mexico

Vietnam treasures the relations with Mexico and wishes to continue fostering the comprehensive cooperation between the two countries, Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said on January 20.

20/01/2018

Vietnam, Cambodia legislators pledge to boost ties

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Cambodia’s Senate Vice President Tep Ngorn stressed the need to continue nurturing and expanding the traditional friendship and cooperation between the two countries in the coming time.

20/01/2018

Top legislator of Vietnam receives leader of Chile’s lower house

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on January 20 for President of the Chamber of Deputies of Chile Fidel Espinoza Sandoval, who said his country’s top priority now is promoting cooperation with Asian-Pacific countries, including Vietnam.

20/01/2018

APPF-26's final plenary session focuses on regional cooperation

The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) entered the last working day on January 20 with a plenary session on regional cooperation in the morning.

20/01/2018

NA Chairwoman receives, presents Friendship Order to IPU leaders

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on January 19 for President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron, IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong and former IPU President Saber Hossain Chawdhury.

20/01/2018

Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong greets APPF-26 delegation heads

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong hosted in Hanoi on January 19 the Chairmen, Vice Chairmen and delegation heads of the member parliaments of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF), who are in Vietnam for the forum’s 26th Annual Meeting.

20/01/2018

APPF-26: Vietnamese NA wants to tighten ties with Mexico

Vice Chairman of the Vietnam National Assembly (NA) Do Ba Ty has suggested that the legislative bodies of Vietnam and Mexico tighten cooperation through the exchange of visits and sharing of experience.

20/01/2018

NA Chairwoman receives Chinese People’s Congress Vice Chairman

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on January 19 for Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress of China Chen Zhu.

20/01/2018

Morocco to increase high-ranking visits to Vietnam

Morocco will enhance high-ranking visits to Vietnam and continue bilateral cooperation at regional and international forums, Vice President of the Moroccan House of Representatives Mohammed Ouzzine has said.

20/01/2018

APPF-26: Vietnam, Micronesia promote parliamentary exchanges

Vice Speaker of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia Esmond B. Moses said he hopes Vietnam and Micronesia will increase parliamentary delegation exchanges at all levels while meeting with Vice Chairman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Uong Chu Luu in Hanoi on January 19.

20/01/2018

Striving for peace, security named APPF urgent task

Striving for peace, security, cooperation and development is a major, standard, and urgent task for all Asia-Pacific Parliamantary Forum (APPF) members, said Vice Chairman of Vietnam’s National Assembly Do Ba Ty on January 19.

20/01/2018

Laos affirms support for successful APPF-26

Vice Chairman of the Laos National Assembly (NA) Senior Lieutenant General Sengnouane Sayalat affirmed his country’s support for Vietnam’s successful hosting of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26).

20/01/2018

NA Chairwoman welcomes Japanese parliamentary delegation

The legislative bodies of Vietnam and Japan should bolster collaboration at international and regional forums, particularly the Inter-Parliamentary Union, the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly and the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF).

20/01/2018

APPF-26 debates economics-trade issues

The second plenary session of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia – Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) took place on January 19 afternoon to discuss economic and trade matters.

20/01/2018

APPF-26: Vietnam’s major diplomatic event in 2018

The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26), hosted by the National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam, is one of the country’s major diplomatic events amid its extensive and intensive international integration.

19/01/2018

APPF- 26 plenary session discusses political, security matters

Political and security issues were tabled in the first plenary session of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) in Hanoi on January 19, where delegates from member states shared views and proposed measures and initiatives to foster a greater role of the APPF in these spheres.

19/01/2018

APPF-26 enters second working day

The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) will feature two plenary sessions on politics-security and economics-trade matters on January 19, the second working day of the event.

19/01/2018

APPF annual meeting officially opens in Hanoi

It is a great honour for Vietnam to host an APPF annual meeting for the second time and the country appreciates support from APPF members, said National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

19/01/2018

NA Vice Chairman greets Canadian parliamentarians

Vice Chairman of the Vietnam National Assembly Do Ba Ty on January 18 hosted a reception for a delegation of the Canadian Parliament led by Senator Joseph A.Day, who are in Vietnam for the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26).

19/01/2018

Delegation of Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party welcomed in Hanoi

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien hosted a reception on January 18 for a delegation of the Youth Division of Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) who were in Hanoi to attend the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26).

19/01/2018

APPF-26: Vice NA Chairman receives RoK parliamentary delegation

The legislative bodies of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) should expand cooperation, support each other at multilateral inter-parliamentary forums and exchange law-making experience, said Vice Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Phung Quoc Hien.

19/01/2018

Vietnam, Indonesia should raise trade to 10 billion USD: NA Chairwoman

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan urged Vietnam and Indonesia to increase the exchange of visits and optimize cooperative mechanisms to raise bilateral trade to 10 billion USD in 2018 from 5.4-5.6 billion USD a year during the past three years.

19/01/2018

APPF Executive Committee adopts APPF-26 agenda

The APPF Executive Committee Meeting passed the theme, agenda, and working programme of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) on January 18.

19/01/2018

Top legislator welcomes Malaysia’s Senate President

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception on January 18 for President of the Senate of Malaysia’s Parliament S. Vigneswaran M. Sanasee, who is in Hanoi to attend the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26).

19/01/2018

APPF-26: Vietnam, Russia strengthen law-making experience exchange

Head of the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau has stated that Vietnam consistently values and prioritises the comprehensive strategic partnership with Russia.

19/01/2018

APPF women parliamentarians discuss gender equality

The Meeting of Women Parliamentarians of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) opened in Hanoi on January 18, seeking ways to promote gender equality and empowerment of women and girls for sustainable development and shared prosperity in the region.

19/01/2018

APPF- 26 kicks off first working day

The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26), themed “Parliamentary partnership for peace, innovation and sustainable development”, is to open in Hanoi on January 18 with three key meetings scheduled for the day.

19/01/2018

NA Chairwoman welcomes Fijian counterpart

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception for the Speaker of the Parliament of Fiji, Jico Fatafehi Luveni, in Hanoi on January 17.

19/01/2018

Vietnam prioritises strengthening partnership with Russia: NA Chairwoman

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has stated that Vietnam prioritises strengthening comprehensive strategic partnership with Russia.

10/01/2018

NA holds meeting in preparation for APPF-26

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan chaired a meeting on January 8 to review the preparation of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26).

10/01/2018

Vietnam National Assembly shows dynamism through APPF-26

Vietnam’s hosting of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) is expected to enhance legislative ties between the Vietnam National Assembly (NA) and its counterparts, while affirming its role and prestige at regional and international inter-parliamentary forums.

09/01/2018

Extension time to submit the draft resolutions

Draft resolutions from APPF member countries should be submitted no later than 12 January 2018 (deadline extended).

30/11/2017

APPF-26 organising committee makes debut in Hanoi

The organising committee of the 26th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) made its debut at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 3.

30/11/2017

The ceremony of transferring the chairman of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) term 2017-2018

Continuing the IPU Symposium of Asia-Pacific region, in the evening of 11th May, in Thong Nhat Hall, HCMC, the ceremony of transferring the chairman of the APPF term 2017- 2018 between the Fijian Congress and the National Assembly of Vietnam took place. IPU Chairman Saber Chowdhury, IPU Secretary-General Martin Chungong, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, Standing Deputy Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong, Deputy Chairman of the National Assembly Do Ba Ty and Representative of the National Assembly Chairman of the Republic of Fiji - Deputy Chairman of the National Assembly of the Republic of Fiji Ruveni Nadalo attended the ceremony.

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