On January 19, 2018, the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) and the World Bank (WB) jointly held the workshop on Audits of WB - Funded projects conducted by SAV. The workshop was attended by representatives of the governing advisory departments and the departments which were in charge of audits of WB-funded programs and projects; representatives of the Management Board of programs and projects of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Ministry of Construction.
On 12 March 2018 a team from SAI Vietnam headed by Deputy Auditor General Mr. Doan Xuan Tien had a meeting with Austrian colleagues in Vienna. Mr. Viktor Cypris, Director General of Section 1, Ms. Monika Gonzalez, the Director of INTOSAI General Secretariat and some other Austrian colleagues welcomed and worked with them team.
On 18 October 2018 a meeting was convened in Hanoi to review the outcomes of the 14th ASOSAI Assembly which was held during 19 – 22 September 2018 in Viet Nam. Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Mr. Phung Quoc Hien was among the participants.
The 14th ASOSAI Assembly is seen as a significant political, diplomatic and professional event in Vietnam in 2018. It is not just a vivid reflection of Vietnam’s national foreign policies, but a convincing evidence of maturity and growth of the SAV, as well. Hosting an ASOSAI assembly is set forth as a key target in the SAV Development Strategy to 2020 which was adopted by Vietnam National Assembly’s Standing Committee back to 2010.