On 14 November 2019, AIPA Secretariat headed by the Secretary General Mrs Nguyen Tuong Van were welcomed to the headquarter of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) in Jakarta by Prof Hidetoshi Nishimura, President of ERIA.
The AIPA and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) agreed on the joint implementation of the project “Capacity Development for the ASEAN Inter- Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA)” commissioned by the Federal Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Secretary General of AIPA Mrs. Nguyen Tuong Van paid a courtesy call on the Secretary General of #ASEAN Mr. Lim Jock Hoi at the new ASEAN Secretariat building, Jakarta, on November 12.
ASEAN PARLIAMENTARIAN NEWS
On 19 November, Pyithu Hluttaw Deputy Speaker U Tun Tun Hein received Chair of the Joint Peace Fund (JPF) and European Union Ambassador Mr Kristian Schmidt at his office in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, (R, Pic. 1), President of the National Assembly (NA) of Cambodia, shakes hands with visiting H.E. U Henry Van Thio, Vice President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, prior to their meeting at the NA Palace this afternoon, during the latter’s stay in Phnom Penh to attend the 2nd Asia Pacific Summit hosted by Cambodia from Nov. 18 to 21.
In their meetings with members of the Indonesian House of Representatives (DPR) Commission I and the Committee for Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation (BKSAP), Speaker Tan Chuan-Jin and the Singapore delegation reaffirmed the need to deepen friendships amongst parliamentarians.