PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc chairs the plenary session of the 37th ASEAN Summit via video conference (Photo: VNA)

37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kick off

The 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kicked off virtually in Hanoi on November 12, with Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong attending.


Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong (centre) at the phone talks with his Lao counterpart Bounnhang Vorachith on August 13 (Photo: VNA)

Top leaders of Vietnam, Laos hold phone talks

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong discussed Vietnam-Laos relations over the phone with his counterpart Bounnhang Vorachith on August 13, calling for continued coordination in the COVID-19 fight.

 Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)

`Top leader calls for stronger efforts for better achievements in 2020

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong attended a national teleconference in Hanoi on December 30, applauding the country’s achievements in 2019 and asking for more activeness and creativity to obtain better results next year.