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ASEAN officials discuss preparations for upcoming summit

ASEAN officials discuss preparations for upcoming summit

Senior officials from the 10 ASEAN member states gathered for a three-day meeting in Manila, the Philippines, from October 11 to discuss preparations for the ASEAN Summit and related meetings slated for next month.

PM Phuc, President Trump talk ways to advance Vietnam-US ties

PM Phuc, President Trump talk ways to advance Vietnam-US ties

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and US President Donald Trump discussed measures to develop the two countries’ relations in a more substantive manner during their talks at the White House, Washington DC, on May 31 (local time).

Last day of AMM-49 to focus on regional key matters

Last day of AMM-49 to focus on regional key matters

Events on July 26, the last day of the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-49) and related meetings are expected to focus on key issues of the region as well as matters of regional and international concerns.

ASEAN senior officials complete preparations for AMM meetings

ASEAN senior officials complete preparations for AMM meetings

Preparations and agenda for the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings have been completed, with focus on mapping out orientations for the growth of ASEAN cooperation with partners in the framework of ASEAN+3 and East Asia Summit (EAS).

Vietnam vows to work hard for stronger India-ASEAN ties

Vietnam vows to work hard for stronger India-ASEAN ties

Vietnam will work hard for closer ties between India and ASEAN, especially CLMV countries (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam), stated Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh during the fifth India-ASEAN Economic Forum in India’s capital city of New Delhi on July 8.

India strengthen ties with ASEAN countries

India strengthen ties with ASEAN countries

Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari left New Delhi on February 1 for a five-day visit to Brunei and Thailand to strengthen bilateral collaboration with the two southeast Asian countries as well as promoting the country’s “Look East” policy.

Vietnam’s contributions to ASEAN Community

Vietnam’s contributions to ASEAN Community

Vietnam has greatly contributed to the successes of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) since it joined the 10-nation group two decades ago, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Over 40 countries yearn for FTAs with EAEU

Over 40 countries yearn for FTAs with EAEU

Over 40 countries worldwide want to establish free trade agreements (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) which comprises Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan.

ASEAN thrives on its diversity, says Secretary General

ASEAN thrives on its diversity, says Secretary General

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has been considered one of the two most successful regional groupings that has grown in stature over time thanks to its diversity, Secretary General Le Luong Minh told the Vietnam News Agency in a recent interview ahead of the 48 th founding anniversary of the bloc (August 8).

AMM 48 confirms solidarity in establishment of ASEAN Community

AMM 48 confirms solidarity in establishment of ASEAN Community

The 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 48) and related meetings concluded in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on August 6 with the issuance of the Joint Communiqué affirming the bloc’s solidarity in establishing the ASEAN Community later this year.