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Gender equality under discussion at parliament's session

Gender equality under discussion at parliament's session

Reducing the gender gap in the areas of politics and labour force participation was among the top issues at the on-going session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) meeting on November 9, during the broader discussion of the national target on gender equality.

Legislative leader pays fact-finding trip to flood-hit Hoa Binh

Legislative leader pays fact-finding trip to flood-hit Hoa Binh

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong on October 18 paid a fact-finding trip to Da Bac district in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh where she inspected the settlement of consequences caused by recent downpours and floods.

Deputy PM directs flood recovery efforts in Thanh Hoa

Deputy PM directs flood recovery efforts in Thanh Hoa

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh held a working session with authorities of central Thanh Hoa province on October 15 to direct the recovery from the heavy rains and floods that recently hit the province.

Vietnam proposes measures to enhance AIPA’s role

Vietnam proposes measures to enhance AIPA’s role

Vice Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong suggested measures to promote the role of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) at the first plenary session of the 38th AIPA General Assembly (AIPA-38) which opened in Manila, the Philippines, on September 16.

NA Vice Chairwoman meets with foreign parliaments’ heads

NA Vice Chairwoman meets with foreign parliaments’ heads

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong on September 15 had bilateral meetings with Lao NA Chairwoman Pany Yathotou, Thai President of the National Legislative Assembly Pornpetch Wichitcholchai and Cambodian NA Chairman Samdech Heng Samrin.

Vietnam attends meeting of AIPA-38 Executive Board

Vietnam attends meeting of AIPA-38 Executive Board

VOV.VN - A Vietnamese delegation led by Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong on September 15 attended a meeting of the Executive Board of the 38th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-38) in Manila, the Philippines.

Vietnam, Mexico seek stronger parliamentary cooperation

Vietnam, Mexico seek stronger parliamentary cooperation

Vietnam and Mexico need to promote cooperation between their Parliamentary Friendship Groups, National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong said while receiving Chairwoman of the Mexican Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee Gabriela Cuevas Barron in Hanoi on August 18.

Vietnam, Cambodia forge legislative ties

Vietnam, Cambodia forge legislative ties

The Vietnam National Assembly (NA) will continue its close cooperation with the National Assembly and Senate of Cambodia in the time ahead, Standing Vice Chairwoman of the NA Tong Thi Phong has said.

55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos ties marked in Laos

55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos ties marked in Laos

VOV.VN - A grand meeting took place in Vientiane on July 18 to mark the 55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties and 40th anniversary of the Vietnam-Laos Treaty on Amity and Cooperation.

NA Vice Chairwoman welcomed in Laos

NA Vice Chairwoman welcomed in Laos

Politburo member and National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has visited Laos to attend activities to mark the 55th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties and 40 years of the signing of the Vietnam-Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.

Regional legislatures called to do more in climate change response

Regional legislatures called to do more in climate change response

The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) symposium for Asia-Pacific wrapped up in Ho Chi Minh City on May 13, calling on legislatures to take stronger actions to cope with climate change, via promoting their legislative and supervisory role and increasing regional and international cooperation.

Vietnam aspires to work with Thailand on climate change response

Vietnam aspires to work with Thailand on climate change response

VOV.VN - National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong met on May 11 with Vice President of the National Legislative Assembly of Thailand Peerasak Porjit in Ho Chi Minh City, during which she said Vietnam wishes to work closely with Thailand on climate change adaptation.

Preparations for IPU’s symposium discussed

Preparations for IPU’s symposium discussed

A meeting was held in Hanoi on April 11 under the chair of National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong to discuss preparations for the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)’s symposium for the Asia-Pacific region in Ho Chi Minh City from May 11-13.

WHO called to help Vietnam improve public health care

WHO called to help Vietnam improve public health care

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong has proposed the World Health Organisation (WHO) closely work with the Vietnamese Government in curbing diseases and increasing quality of public health care.