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Speaker of the Parliament of the Kingdom of Cambodia allows the Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia, who has ended his term, to perform a courtesy speech and bid farewell

Prime Minister Heng Samrin, Speaker of the Parliament of the Kingdom of Cambodia, allowed His Excellency Sudirman Haseng, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Kingdom of Cambodia after the end of his tenure from Cambodia, to attend a courtesy meeting and informing. Donkey at the National Assembly this morning on January 12, 2020. […]

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DEPUTY SPEAKER CHRISTOPHER DE SOUZA MET SPEAKER OF THE SARAWAK STATE ASSEMBLY

Deputy Speaker Christopher de Souza met Speaker of the Sarawak State Assembly, Tan Sri Datuk Amar Haji Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar, and his delegation, on 5 December 2022, at Parliament House. The Heads of Delegation reaffirmed the close ties between Singapore and Malaysia at the state, as well as people-to-people levels. Singapore and Sarawak have […]

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MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES LED BY SPEAKER FERDINAND MARTIN ROMUALDEZ

Members of the House of Representatives led by Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez were in Malacañang Palace Friday afternoon to witness President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. sign into law the proposed P5.268-trillion national budget for Fiscal Year 2023. The 2023 General Appropriations Act is anchored on President Marcos Jr’s 8-Point Socioeconomic Agenda, and aims to sustain […]

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AIPA TO WELCOME 500 DELEGATES

The 43rd ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA), which Cambodia hosts this year, will be attended by more than 500 high-level delegations from the parliaments of ASEAN member states, observers and partner organisations. Notably absent, it has been confirmed, are Malaysia and Myanmar. The AIPA will be held on November 20-25 in Phnom Penh with the theme […]

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“PHNOM PENH MIRACLE” AT THE 40TH AND 41ST ASEAN SUMMITS

The adoptions of the ASEAN Leaders’ Statement on the Application of Timor-Leste for ASEAN Membership, and the ASEAN Leaders’ Review and Decision on the Implementation of the Five-Point Consensus at the 40th and 41st ASEAN Summits respectively was nothing short of a miracle. The Phnom Penh Miracle. Myanmar issues have divided ASEAN members, and disrupted […]

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PM PHAM MINH CHINH MEETS CAMBODIAN NA PRESIDENT

Phnom Penh (VNA) – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh had a meeting with President of the Cambodian National Assembly Samdech Heng Samrin on November 8 in Phnom Penh, during which they agreed to continue making efforts to deepen the good neighbourliness, traditional friendship, and long-term sustainable comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Cambodia, for the sake of […]

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Viet Nam: National Assembly’s 4th session opens

Hanoi (VNA) – The 15th National Assembly (NA) convened its 4th session in Hanoi on October 20. The opening of the session is broadcast live on radio The Voice of Vietnam, Vietnam Television (VTV1), and National Assembly TV channels. In this 21-day session, the legislature will consider and approve seven draft laws and three draft resolutions. […]

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Thailand: The 24th Session of the 25th House of Representatives, The 4th year (First Annual Ordinary Session) Special Session

On 2nd September 2022, at the House of Representatives Chamber, Parliament Building, H.E. Mr. Chuan Leekpai, Speaker of the House of Representatives presided over the 24th session of the 25th House of Representatives, the 4th year (First Annual Ordinary Session), special session with Hon. Mr. Suchart Tancharoen, First Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Hon. Mr. Supachai […]

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IPU’s 145th Assembly is hosted by Rwanda Parliament

The theme for IPU’s IPU145 Assembly is gender equality and gender-sensitive parliaments as drivers of change for a more resilient and peaceful world, and the IPU will facilitate exchanges on good practices to make parliaments more gender-sensitive as well as encouraging transformative action during the Assembly. IPU’s 145th Assembly is hosted by Rwanda Parliament, and […]

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Singapore: Speaker Tan Chuan-Jin is in Jakarta, Indonesia for the 8th G20 Parliamentary Speakers’ Summit (P20), which starts on 5 October.

Speaker Tan Chuan-Jin is in Jakarta, Indonesia for the 8th G20 Parliamentary Speakers’ Summit (P20), which starts on 5 October. Mr Tan took the opportunity to renew old friendships and build new ones as he met with People’s Representative Council (DPR RI) Speaker Puan Maharani, Regional Representative Council (Dewan Perwakilan Daerah Republik Indonesia – DPD […]

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Webinar on Ensuring a Stable and Prosperous Indo-Pacific

This webinar by our partner EPinASEAN continued to engage AIPA parliamentarians in the full exchange of international & regional issues. .In 2022, both the European Union and the United States are marking 45 years in formal relations with ASEAN – marked by summits in Washington (in May) and in Brussels (on 14 December).Featuring lawmakers from […]

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Webinar: Ensuring a Stable and Prosperous Indo-Pacific, Wednesday, 28 September from 14.00 CET

The webinar series by our partner EPinASEAN continue to engage AIPA parliamentarians in the full exchange of international & regional issues Join European Parliament in ASEAN and the European Parliament Liaison Office in Washington D.C. this Wednesday, 28 September from 14.00 CET for a live webinar on ensuring a stable and prosperous Indo-Pacific. In 2022, both the European Union and […]

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The Philippines: Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez Enderscored That the House of Representatives is Right on Track

Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez underscored that the House of Representatives is right on track with its schedule on the approval of the proposed P5.268-trillion national budget. President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has certified as urgent the 2023 General Appropriations Bill (GAB). With this, the House can now pass the “Agenda for Prosperity” national budget on […]

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Malaysia PM: Date of dissolution of Parliament to be known soon

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 17): Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said on Saturday (Sept 17) that he would announce the date of the dissolution of Parliament soon to pave the way for the 15th general election (GE15). Speaking at the launch of the Barisan Nasional (BN) Youth machinery here, Ismail Sabri, who is an Umno vice-president, […]

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Cambodian NA leader’s Vietnam visit to Vietnam a success: official

President of the Cambodian National Assembly (NA) Samdech Heng Samrin’s three-day official visit to Vietnam, which concluded on September 14, has been a success, said Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA)’s Committee for External Relations Dinh Cong Sy. Talking to the press on the outcomes of the visit, Sy said it was a highlight […]

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Cambodian, Lao National Assemblies Strengthen Relations, Cooperation

National Assemblies of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) have vowed to further strengthen their relations and cooperation for the mutual interest of the two nations and peoples. At their bilateral meeting in Vientiane, Lao PDR yesterday, Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly of Cambodia and his Lao […]

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Indonesia: House Speaker calls for women’s political leadership at 14th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament (14SWSP)

Jakarta (ANTARA) – At the 14th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament (14SWSP) convened by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Uzbekistan, Speaker of the House of Representatives (DPR), Puan Maharani, called for women’s leadership in the political world. “Women should have the same opportunity to reach the top positions in parliament, government, and other public […]

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Cambodia: National Assembly Holds Regional Health Emergency Workshop

A two-day regional parliamentary workshop organised by Cambodia’s National Assembly (NA), the secretariat of the ASEAN Inter Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) and the Parliamentary Centre of Asia (PCAsia), has concluded in Siem Reap. The workshop – titled “The Role of Parliaments in Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Responses to Health Emergencies: Case Studies on Effectiveness and Impediments […]

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