Vietnamese delegation active at IPU-131

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Vietnamese delegation active at IPU-131

A Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) delegation led by Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong attended the first plenary session of the 131st Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland on October 13.

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Indonesia starts construction of giant sea wall

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VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago

Indonesia on October 9 started construction of a giant sea wall along the coast in north Jakarta, attempting to fix frequent inundation in the under-sea-level region, according to the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs.

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New speaker elected to Indonesia People’s Consultative Assembly

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The People’s Consultative Assembly of the Republic of Indonesia (MPR) swore in Zulkifli Hasan, the former Minister of Forestry of the National Mandate Party (PAN), as the new speaker of the MPR for the 2014-2019 period on October 8, along with four new deputy speakers.

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Indonesian military marks 69th anniversary

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Indonesia organised a major military display at the East Javan Surabaya naval base in celebration of the military’s 69 th anniversary (October 5, 1945-2014) on October 7.

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Indonesia elects House speakers

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Indonesia elects House speakers

Golkar Party member and law-maker Setya Novanto was elected as Indonesia’s House Speaker on October 2.

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Ashraf Ghani to be sworn in as new Afghan president

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Ashraf Ghani to be sworn in as new Afghan president

Afghan President-elect Ashraf Ghani is set to be inaugurated in a ceremony at the presidential palace in Kabul.

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Indonesia's parliament puts an end to direct regional elections

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Indonesia's parliament on Friday approved a measure ending direct elections for governors and mayors, a move president-elect Joko Widodo criticised as a "big step back" for democracy in the country.

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Indonesian parliament approves end to direct local elections

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Indonesian parliament approves end to direct local elections

Indonesia’s parliament on September 26 voted to abolish direct elections for provincial governors, mayors and heads of districts.

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Kabul celebrates president elect Ashraf Ghani

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Former finance minister Ashraf Ghani was named Afghanistan's president-elect after signing a deal to share power with his opponent, ending months of turmoil over a disputed election.

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New Zealand PM storms to third term but faces risk of slower growth

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New Zealand PM storms to third term but faces risk of slower growth

New Zealand markets rallied on Monday after Prime Minister John Key secured the country's first majority government in almost 20 years on a promise to maintain a strong economy, but slowing growth in China may challenge his outlook.

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Indonesia’s decade of direct local elections threatened

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Indonesia’s decade of direct local elections threatened

Indonesia’s incoming president began his political ascent as a mayor in a system of local elections. The parties of the candidate he beat in July will try to change the law next week to prevent that happening again.

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Widodo needs computers to tackle village graft

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Widodo needs computers to tackle village graft

Indonesia’s incoming president Joko Widodo will need to move bureaucracy online across the world’s largest archipelago to better tackle corruption, the country’s financial crime agency said.

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New Indonesian cabinet to be announced in early October

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New Indonesian cabinet to be announced in early October

The new cabinet of Indonesia will be announced in early October and officially make debut on the 20 th day of the month, according to a senior advisor to President-elect Joko Widodo.

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Thai coup leader Prayuth Chan-ocha nominated as prime minister

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Members of Thailand's parliament elect Thai coup leader Prayuth Chan-ocha as the country's new prime minister.

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Thailand to elect caretaker PM on August 21

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President of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) of Thailand Pornpetch Wichitcholchai on August 19 announced that NLA will elect a caretaker Prime Minister on August 21.

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