HÀ NỘI — National Assembly (NA) deputies yesterday elected Vương Đình Huệ, Chairman of the 14th-tenure NA, to hold the position of Chairman of the 15th-tenure NA. There were 475 out of 499 delegates present in the meeting hall and all 475 cast votes in favour of Huệ. Taking the oath, the newly re-elected NA […]
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ASEAN and Canada reaffirmed their commitment to further advance partnership for mutual benefit at the 18th ASEAN-Canada Dialogue held on 13 July 2021..Co-chaired by the Permanent Representative of Myanmar to ASEAN Aung Myo Myint and Assistant Deputy Minister for Asia Pacific of Canadian Global Affairs Paul Thoppil, this meeting was also attended by senior officials […]
On Tuesday 13th July 2021, at 12.20 hrs., at press conference room, 1st floor, Parliament Building, Hon. Mr. Natchanon Srikokuea, Member of the House of Representatives, Bhumjaithai Party, expressed his statement on the “Disposable Face Masks for Eggs Campaign”. Due to the fact that Songkhla Province was classified as dark red zone and many face […]
During the Parliamentary sitting on Jul 6, PSP NCMPs Leong Mun Wai and Hazel Poa are to raise pertinent questions regarding jobs and job opportunities. In a Facebook post on Sunday (Jul 4), Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Central Executive Committee (CEC) member Kumaran Pillai outlined the questions that the two NCMPs will be asking in Parliament. […]
The House Committee on Women and Gender Equality chaired by Bukidnon Rep. Ma. Lourdes Acosta-Alba approved in principle two legislative proposals on gender responsive protocols, responses and approaches during pandemic, public emergencies, as well as other disasters. Approved were House Bill 9059 authored by Acosta-Alba and HB 9465 by Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund Villafuerte […]
KUALA LUMPUR: A hybrid parliament meeting could be held at the end of August or the first week of September, said the heads of Malaysia’s Upper and Lower Houses. In a statement on Friday (Jun 25), Senate President Ratis Yatim and House of Representatives Speaker Azhar Azizan Harun said a special steering committee set up […]
On June 7, 2021, the Special ASEAN-China Foreign Ministers’ Meeting was held in Chongqing in Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Dialogue Relations. . State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Teodoro Locsin, Foreign Secretary of the Philippines that serves as the current country coordinator for ASEAN-China relations, co-chaired the meeting. In addition, other […]
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, the chief of Myanmar’s military, met Friday with Brunei’s Second Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Erywan bin Pehin Yusof, and Mr. Lim Jock Hoi, secretary-general of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, in Myanmar’s capital, Naypyitaw..This meeting was a follow-up to the “Five-Point Consensus” for a peaceful solution to the […]
Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Vương Đình Huệ waves to greet his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Heng Samrin. — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Vương Đình Huệ held talks with his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Heng Samrin via video teleconference on Thursday morning. Huệ said he wants to closely co-operate with […]
On Thursday 6 th May 2021, at 11.00 hrs., at meeting room of the Thai National Group Executive Committee, 4th floor, Parliament Building, H.E. Mr. Chuan Leekpai, President of the National Assembly as the Head of the Thai Delegation to the 142nd Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly and the group of parliamentarians rehearsed the Asia-Pacific Group […]
From economy and trade to defence and education; from science and innovation to digital economy and supply chain management initiatives – relations and cooperation between Singapore and Australia are longstanding and comprehensive, and cover these areas and more. Developments in the bilateral work on some of these areas were amongst topics that Speaker Tan Chuan-Jin and Australian […]
The House Committee on Transportation chaired by Samar Rep. Edgar Mary Sarmiento approved Friday the creation of a technical working group (TWG) that would consolidate two bills seeking to regulate shipping costs imposed by international shipping lines and their agents. House Bill 4316 filed by Deputy Speaker Bernadette Herrera-Dy seeks to regulate the application of […]
Official visit to the chairman of House of Representatives/Dewan Rakyat, H.E. Dato’ Azhar Azizan Harun by H.E. Roland Galharague, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of The Republic of France, in the Office of the Speaker of the House of Representatives. Corporate Communications Division, Parliament of Malaysia. References: https://www.instagram.com/p/COKTvaCnzPi/
Ceremony of handing-over ceremony between the Standing Committee of the 8th and 9ththe National Assembly (NA) was held on April 2, 2021, at Lao Plaza Hotel, Vientiane. Led by the 8th Board of Directors By Mr. Xaysomphone Phomvihan, President of the Ninth NPC. The meeting was attended by the Vice Presidents of the National Assembly, […]
Puteri Anetta Komaruddin, B.Com @puterikomarudin, Parliamentary Cooperation Agency Of The House Of Representatives Of The Republic Of Indonesia (BKSAP) member from the Golkar Party faction, attended the Webinar on “EU / ASEAN gender parity: state of play and perspectives” on Thursday, April 22, 2021. . This Webinar was held in collaboration with the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary […]
According to the announcement of Ministry of Health on the date of the Sinovac vaccination campaign (Sinovac), 19 for the 2nd in the National Grade (in Phnom Penh) which is in the contract of the state and the commission of the 17th State of the State and the 2021th day of the state of the […]
Low oil prices and the impact of the pandemic continue to weigh heavily on gov’t fiscal position BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – The Legislative Council (LegCo) has approved a government budget of $5.86 billion for the 2021/2022 financial year after 11 days of deliberation. On Thursday, the supply bill was read for a third time and was passed […]
In a mission to reaffirm Indonesian Parliament’s commitment to strengthening its relation with the Turkish Parliament, the Indonesian House sent Indonesia-Turkey Parliamentary Friendship Group delegation led by Muhammad Farhan to pay a visit to Turkey in late March. Farhan said his delegation discussed specific issues with all Turkish stakeholders related to the Indonesian interests. Despite […]
Accordingly, Government Chief Inspector Le Minh Khai and Secretary of the Hai Phong Municipal Party Committee become new Deputy Prime Ministers. Khai was born on December 10, 1964 in Vinh Phu Tay Commune, Phuoc Long District, Bac Lieu Province. He was promoted to the new role from his previous position as Chief Inspector of the […]
On Monday 29th March 2021, at 14.30 hrs., at Executive Committee Meeting Room of the Thai National Group, 4th floor, Parliament building, Hon. Mr. Pita Limjaroenrat, Chairperson of the Advisory Committee on Substances of Drafting Resolutions of the Standing Committee on Democracy and Human Rights, chaired the 1st meeting of the Standing Committee of the […]
With the Singapore Green Plan 2030, can we expect major changes in our schools, our roads, our city within a decade? About the show: The Singapore Green Plan 2030 is a whole-of-nation movement to advance the national agenda on sustainable development. It will chart Singapore’s green targets over the next 10 years. Divided into five […]
The House Committee on Health on Tuesday, received updates from several agencies and health institutions regarding the surge in COVID-19 cases as well as corresponding initiatives implemented to address the crisis. Committee Chairperson Rep. Angelina Tan M.D. (4th District, Quezon) lamented that numerous hospitals are reaching full occupancy, while active cases continue to rise everyday.
KUALA LUMPUR, 17 March – H.E. Datuk Azhar Azizan Harun, Speaker of the House of Representatives today received the COVID-19 vaccination of the first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at the Kuala Lumpur Health Clinic which is one of the Vaccine Centres (PPV) for immunization programme in Malaysia. Hon. Dato’ Sri Azalina bt Othman Said, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives also received the vaccination.
Vietnam’s newly elected President of the National Assembly.
Congratulations to the new President of the National Assembly of Vietnam, H.E Vuong Dinh Hue, who was elected as the Vietnam National Assembly President at the ongoing 11th session of the 14th National Assembly.