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May, 06 2014 09:04:00

PM to attend 24th ASEAN Summit in Myanmar

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung. — File Photo

HA NOI (VNS) — Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will lead a Vietnamese delegation to the 24th ASEAN Summit scheduled for May 10-11 in Myanmar's capital city Nay Pyi Taw.

His invitation has come from Myanmar President U Thein Sein. The last ASEAN Summit was held in Brunei in October last year. It focused on the formation of an ASEAN Community by 2015. — VNS


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