Over the past 50 years, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has clinched an important position that few sub-regions can, one of the greatest successes of the association, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has told the media.
The ASEAN Community formation offers a good opportunity for France and ASEAN to expand their economic ties, Philippe Varin, Special Representative of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development for ASEAN, said in Paris on March 8.
VOV.VN - VOV and PRD on February 29 convened the 7th Joint Technical Committee Meeting in Hanoi to review cooperative results in the 2014-2015 period and devise measures to boost cooperation in the coming time.
National Assembly Vice Chairman Huynh Ngoc Son has expressed his wish that Vietnamese and Lao legislative bodies will continue their coordination and facilitate joint investment projects, helping spur socio-economic development in each country.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hosted a banquet on December 10 to show Vietnam's gratitude to other countries for their support in the historic establishment of the ASEAN Community (AC).
(VOV) - A new path of development began when Vietnam achieved a 6.68% GDP growth rate in 2015, signed a number of free trade agreements, and joined the ASEAN Economic Community. New opportunities and challenges await Vietnam in the new year.
Vietnam has actively reviewed the compatibility of its legal system with international treaties in ASEAN in anticipation of the formation of the ASEAN Community at the year’s end.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) held an award ceremony on December 15 to honour winners of the festival of photos, reportage and documentary films on peoples in the ASEAN Community (AC).
(VOV) - The ASEAN + 3 Young Entrepreneurs Forum opened in HCM City on December 11 involving young entrepreneurs, leaders, officials and outstanding youths from 10 ASEAN countries and the Republic of Korea, Japan and China.
A conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 20 focused on the ASEAN Socio-cultural Community (ASCC).
Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said he hopes his country and Vietnam will solidify political, economic, cultural and social cooperation for regional peace and stability and ASEAN Community growth.
(VOV) - A Vietnam high-ranking delegation led by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his spouse will attend the 27th ASEAN Summit and related meetings in Malaysia on November 21-22.
The ASEAN Community (AC), expected to be formed on December 31 this year, will create a single market with freely moving capital, goods, services, investment and skilled labour, bringing about both major opportunities and challenges for Vietnamese workers.
Thailand's Public Relations Department (PRD) is offering a Vietnamese language course for its officials in preparation for the ASEAN Community (AC) which is commencing this year.
The Non-governmental Organisations-Information Centre (NGO-IC) held a workshop in Hanoi on November 27 to call for joining hands with Vietnamese agencies in a bid to draw a roadmap for the ban of white asbestos use in the country.
The freedom of the press is a basic civil right. However, the implementation of this right must comply with legal regulations to ensure the liberties of one party do not infringe those of another, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said.