Updated  
April, 28 2014 08:33:00

IPU organising board meets

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong, who is also head of the IPU -132 Organisation Board, thanked board members for fulfilling their assigned duties, especially when it came to completing the procedure for signing an agreement between the Vietnamese NA and the IPU regarding the preparations for the IPU Assembly.— VNA/VNS Photo An Dang
HA NOI (VNS) — The Steering and Organisation Boards of the 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU –132) convened a plenary session in Ha Noi on Saturday to prepare for the global event.

Slated for March 2015, the assembly will gather lawmakers from around the world.

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong, who is also head of the IPU -132 Organisation Board, thanked board members for fulfilling their assigned duties, especially when it came to completing the procedure for signing an agreement between the Vietnamese NA and the IPU regarding the preparations for the IPU Assembly.

With regard to financial and logistical work, Phong also urged members of subcommittees to complete the necessary preparations quickly.

She asked the IPU –132 Sub-Secretariat and relevant sub-committees to create training content for the NA delegation and members, volunteers and press agencies ahead of the event.

Agencies in charge of information and communication at the event were also required to update information on the IPU's official website in line with a signed agreement. — VNS

Send Us Your Comments:
Name:
Your E-mail address:
Title:
 

VietNamNews may edit your comments and not all emails will be published.

Highlight

Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water 1    Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water

By the time Nguyen Thi Thung, grey-haired and sporting traditional ba ba brown clothes, stops her motorbike near the gates of Ha Noi Cancer Hospital, patients, relatives and street vendors holding empty bottles are already queued up.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien 1    Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien received a Labour Order third class, and a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday.

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".