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Vietnam disapproves of legalised drug use

Vietnam disapproves of legalised drug use

VOV.VN - The country does not accept the trend of legalising drug use, a Vietnamese representative said during the third Meeting of the AIPA Advisory Council on Dangerous Drugs which was held online on June 29 as it makes strategic and consistent efforts to build a drug–free ASEAN community.

EVFTA to be submitted to 9th National Assembly session for approval

EVFTA to be submitted to 9th National Assembly session for approval

The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee has agreed with a proposal of the State President that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) will be submitted to the upcoming 9th NA session for approval.

Entry to ILO Convention on Abolition of Forced Labour significant for Vietnam: NA

Entry to ILO Convention on Abolition of Forced Labour significant for Vietnam: NA

Vietnam’s entry to the International Labour Organisation (ILO)’s Abolition of Forced Labour Convention (Convention 105) is essential and significant in political, socio-economic, and legal aspects as the country steps up its international integration and industrialisation and modernisation, the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee’s 44th session heard on April 28.

APPF adopts 19 resolutions, one joint communique

APPF adopts 19 resolutions, one joint communique

VOV.VN - The 28th annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF 28) concluded in Canberra, Australia, on January 15 afternoon with the adoption of 19 resolutions and a joint communique.

Vietnam represented at APPF annual meeting in Australia

Vietnam represented at APPF annual meeting in Australia

VOV.VN - A delegation of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) led by its Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has been joining activities within the framework of the 28th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum Annual Meeting (APPF-28) in Canberra, Australia, from January 13-16.

Vietnam, Japan bolster parliamentary cooperation

Vietnam, Japan bolster parliamentary cooperation

VOV.VN - National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong and Vice President of the House of Councillors of Japan Ogawa Toshio consented to further advance parliamentary cooperation between the two nations during their talks in Hanoi on December 18.

Child rights need to be integrated into socio-economic plans

Child rights need to be integrated into socio-economic plans

It is crucial to incorporate the enforcement of child rights into socio-economic plans and State budget allocation, particularly in the next five years, Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong said at a conference on November 23.

NA Vice Chairwoman affirms priority to ethnic minority groups

NA Vice Chairwoman affirms priority to ethnic minority groups

Permanent Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong has affirmed the Vietnamese Party and State’s priority given to providing care for ethnic minority groups in remote, mountainous and extremely disadvantaged areas.

Legislative leaders of Vietnam, Armenia vow to boost cooperation

Legislative leaders of Vietnam, Armenia vow to boost cooperation

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong and her Armenian counterpart Vahe Enfiajyan agreed on November 5 that the two countries should bolster collaboration through party, state, parliamentary, business and people-to-people exchange channels.

Legislators discuss socio-economic development for ethnic minorities

Legislators discuss socio-economic development for ethnic minorities

The National Assembly debated an overall plan on socio-economic development in ethnic minority-inhabited, mountainous and extremely disadvantaged areas, during a plenary sitting in Hanoi on November 1, the 10th day of sitting of the ongoing eighth session.

NA Vice Chairwoman attends IPU-141’s closing ceremony

NA Vice Chairwoman attends IPU-141’s closing ceremony

Permanent Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong met with First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Serbia Ivica Dacic and attended the closing ceremony of the 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU-141) in Belgrade on October 17.

NA Vice Chairwoman meets top Serbian legislator

NA Vice Chairwoman meets top Serbian legislator

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong, who is in Serbia to attend the 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), had a meeting with Speaker of the National Assembly of the host country Maja Gojkovic on October 16.

NA Vice Chairwoman meets IPU leader, Cuban counterpart

NA Vice Chairwoman meets IPU leader, Cuban counterpart

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong had separate meetings with President of the International Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron and Vice President of the Cuban National Assembly Ana Maria Mari Machado on October 15 on the sidelines of the 141st IPU Assembly.

NA Vice Chairwoman meets Lao counterpart on IPU-141 sidelines

NA Vice Chairwoman meets Lao counterpart on IPU-141 sidelines

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong held a meeting with her Lao counterpart Bounpone Bouttanavong on the sidelines of the 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU-141) in Belgrade, Serbia, on October 14.

NA Vice Chairwoman busy with sidelines meetings at IPU-141

NA Vice Chairwoman busy with sidelines meetings at IPU-141

Vietnamese NA Permanent Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong had separate meetings on October 13 with officials of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and Myanmar’s parliament on the sidelines of the 141st Assembly of the IPU (IPU-141) in Belgrade, Serbia.

Vietnam attends 141st IPU Assembly in Serbia

Vietnam attends 141st IPU Assembly in Serbia

Vietnamese National Assembly Permanent Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong is joining top legislators and heads of delegations from 150 parliaments at the 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Belgrade, Serbia, from October 13 to 17.

NA Vice Chairwoman attends MSEAP 4 opening

NA Vice Chairwoman attends MSEAP 4 opening

The 4th Meeting of Speakers of Eurasian Countries’ Parliaments (MSEAP 4) kicked off in Nur Sultan, the capital city of Kazakhstan, on September 24 with Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong representing Vietnam at the event.