08:35 | 19/11/2020
ASEAN has been going through this difficult year of havoc and chaos in a cohesive and responsive manner largely thanks to Vietnam’s leadership. Vietnam promotes the construction of a cohesive ASEAN Community, and consolidates the central role of ASEAN.
07:21 | 16/11/2020
Australia and New Zealand have pledged over USD 669 million to ASEAN for COVID-19, disease response, economic cooperation and other initiatives, two online ASEAN summits heard on November 14.
07:13 | 16/11/2020
The closing ceremony of the 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits took place on November 15 afternoon via teleconference.
07:11 | 16/11/2020
The signing of the agreement will form the world’s largest free trade agreement, covering 2.2 billion people, or 30 percent of the world population, with combined gross domestic product (GDP) of about 26.2 trillion USD or about 30 percent of global GDP and nearly 30 percent of the world trade.
08:18 | 14/11/2020
Leaders of Mekong countries and the Republic of Korea (RoK) underlined the necessity of further bolstering coordination between Mekong-RoK cooperation and ASEAN, along with other Mekong cooperation mechanisms.
08:15 | 14/11/2020
Strengthening cooperation and increasing connectivity were among the decisions taken at the 12th Mekong-Japan Summit held online on November 13, under the chair of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Japanese counterpart Suga Yoshihide, reported VNA.
08:25 | 13/11/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said ASEAN and China enjoy dynamic and substantive partnership while he was addressing the 23rd ASEAN-China Summit on Thursday.
15:21 | 12/11/2020
The 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kicked off virtually in Hanoi on November 12, with Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and National Assembly Chairwoman and Chair of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attending, VNA reported.
07:12 | 11/11/2020
As one of the activities on the sidelines of the 37th ASEAN Summit, a joint SBV-IMF high-level conference, themed “Securing Growth and Resilience in the ASEAN: Policies for the Post-COVID-19 World” was jointly organised by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Hanoi on November 10, VGP reported.
07:10 | 11/11/2020
ASEAN countries called for the full and serious implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC), and looked forward to the building of an effective and efficient Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC) in line with international law and the 1982 UNCLOS.
11:20 | 10/11/2020
Vietnam's special police force exercised a security rehearsal for the 37th ASEAN Summit, despite this event sets to be held online.
08:35 | 10/11/2020
Vietnam's Vice President expressed her belief that the ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Network will become a leading forum for regional businesswomen to lead the entrepreneur community towards economic integration and to remain united to proactively and effectively respond to the impact of the pandemic and climate change.
06:39 | 10/11/2020
Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong will deliver welcome remarks at the opening ceremony of the 37th ASEAN Summit on November 12, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on November 9.
08:19 | 06/11/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will play host to the 37th upcoming ASEAN Summit and related meetings, said Duong Hoai Nam, deputy spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam, at a regular press briefing of the ministry in Hanoi on November 5.
13:34 | 08/10/2020
Vietnam is actively preparing for the coming 37th ASEAN Summit, attempting to ensure a successful conference for a cohesive and responsive ASEAN.
16:30 | 15/09/2020
Asean balances the US-China confrontation
09:51 | 06/09/2020
The 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings will be held from September 9-12 in the form of video conference, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
14:37 | 27/06/2020
The Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam's East Sea Institute General Director Nguyen Hung Son, has warned about China's increasing activity in the East Sea (internationally known as South China Sea) in an interview with Japan's public broadcaster NHK.
07:51 | 27/06/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that the 36th ASEAN Summit which was held on June 26 via video conference was a success.
14:44 | 26/06/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and leaders of ASEAN and partners attended the online opening ceremony of the 36th ASEAN Summit on June 26.