Chairwoman of the Lao NA Pany Yathotou
Vientiane (VNA) -
The 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN
Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-41) demonstrated the Vietnamese National Assembly
(NA)’s high sense of responsibility, creativity, capacity, and experience in organisation,
the top Lao legislator has said.
In an interview
granted to the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) following the conclusion of AIPA-41 on
September 10, Chairwoman of the Lao NA Pany Yathotou said all participating parliaments,
including the Lao NA, highly valued Vietnam’s organisation capacity given
the complexity of COVID-19.
The country has
made every effort to fulfil its AIPA Chairmanship role, she went on, adding
that it had good consultation mechanisms with other AIPA member parliaments,
helping to accelerate the ratification of different resolutions with high
outstanding result of the meeting was the building of solidarity within AIPA, she
said, adding that the host plays an important role in this regard.
She also said that
issues on the agenda were significant for the region and met the aspirations of
The spirit of the
meeting will be upheld in reality, with attention paid to cooperation with governments
in implementing resolutions adopted by ASEAN leaders, especially those regarding
the fight against the pandemic.
The Lao NA will
also continue with its legislative role in issuing laws that serve as the
foundation for the realisation of the resolutions, she said./.