PM Pham Minh Chinh arrives in Indonesia for ASEAN Leaders’ Meeting

PM Pham Minh Chinh arrives in Indonesia for ASEAN Leaders’ Meeting

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and the high-ranking delegation of Vietnam arrived at Jakarta capital of Indonesia at midday on April 23 (local time) to attend the ASEAN Leaders’ Meeting at the invitation of the Chair of ASEAN in 2021, Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei.

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PM leaves Hanoi for ASEAN Leaders’ Meeting

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his entourage left Hanoi on April 23 for the ASEAN Leaders' Meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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