Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân attended the opening ceremony of the third Meeting of Speakers of Eurasian Countries’ Parliaments (MSEAP 3) in Antalya on Tuesday.— VNA/VNS Photo Trọng Đức ANTALYA, Turkey — Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân attended the opening ceremony of the third Meeting of Speakers of Eurasian Countries’ Parliaments (MSEAP 3) in Antalya on Tuesday. The event, themed “Economic Co-operation, Environment and Sustainable Development in Eurasia,” attracted the participation of 40 parliamentary delegations. At the opening, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stressed that Eurasian parliamentary co-operation played a very important role in promoting co-operation and friendship for peace, stability and democracy among countries in the region and the world as a whole, particularly in the context of … [Read more...] about Việt Nam’s top legislator attends Eurasian parliamentarians meeting
Ngan lauded the initiative to establish the MSEAP by the State Duma and the Republic of Korea’s National Assembly. She expressed her belief that MSEAP 3 will be a success and the mechanism will continue to be held in the future. The themes of this meeting, which include economic affairs, environmental protection and sustainable development, are concerns of all countries, Ngan said. Regarding Vietnam-Russia relations, both Ngan and Volodin agreed that the traditional friendship and comprehensive strategic partnership are developing well. Notably, many new agreements signed during an official visit to Russia in early September 2018 by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong will create new momentum for the bilateral ties, they stated. Ngan told Volodin that Vietnam is preparing for his official visit slated for later this year, during which, she believes, both sides will have in-depth discussions on how to deepen relations between … [Read more...] about Top Vietnamese legislator meets Chairman of Russia’s State Duma
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Ngan (L) arrives in Ataturk airport, Ha Noi, October 7, 2018 Viet Nam’s presence at the MSEAP 3 shows its active and responsible engagement in multilateral parliamentary diplomacy and promotes its role as a player in regional and global parliamentary cooperation mechanisms. Following the MSEAP 3, Chairwoman Ngan will pay an official visit to Turkey at the invitation of the Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Binali Yildirim. This is the first visit made by a top legislator of Viet Nam and also the highest-level visit to Turkey. The visit will mark a milestone in the two NAs’ relations, and at the same time, aims to further deepen the friendship and multifaceted partnership between Viet Nam and Turkey as the two countries are celebrating the 40th anniversary of their diplomatic ties. During the visit, the two sides are expected to discuss ways to bolster the bilateral cooperation in key areas, reinforce … [Read more...] about Top legislator partakes in MSEAP 3
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Adam Beam, Associated Press Updated 2:42 pm PDT, Thursday, October 4, 2018 FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2018, file photo, Rep. Andy Barr, R-Ky., speaks at the Republican Party's Lincoln Dinner in Lexington, Ky. Republicans and Democrats in Congress have approved bipartisan legislation aimed at curbing the country’s devastating opioid addiction. But the bill, which President Donald Trump said he will sign into law, has political implications. “We’ve been working on this a lot longer than this campaign season,” Barr said. “It’s an example of us getting results.” less FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2018, file photo, Rep. Andy Barr, R-Ky., speaks at the Republican Party's Lincoln Dinner in Lexington, Ky. Republicans and Democrats in Congress have approved bipartisan legislation ... more Photo: Timothy D. Easley, AP … [Read more...] about Congress OKs opioid legislation in show of bipartisanship