Le Luong Minh to conclude ASEAN Secretary General tenure

A ceremony took place at the ASEAN Secretariat offices on Tuesday to bid farewell to outgoing Secretary General Le Luong Minh.

ASEAN's Deputy Secretary General Mochtan said Minh fulfilled his duty during a significant development period for ASEAN as it built a community and expanded regional connectivity. He said Minh contributed to ASEAN's growth with his experience and competency.

Minh said ASEAN has made significant progress over the past 5 years, forming ASEAN Community and the ASEAN Vision 2015, which will ensure a sustainable and long-lasting ASEAN. He said he believes ASEAN will consolidate its role in the region and the world, develop properly, and bring benefits to all people in the ASEAN community.

Minh will conclude his tenure as ASEAN Secretary General on December 31.

Source: VOV5