The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union - Hanoi Chapter launched a knowledge contest themed “Hanoi - ASEAN 2020: United We Stand” on August 12.
VOV.VN - Defence Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich has expressed hope that countries will continue to offer support and boost co-operation ties in an effort to successfully implement ASEAN military and defence activities amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 epidemic.
ASEAN Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi has spoken highly of Vietnam’s capacity in its role as ASEAN Chair.
Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu on April 14 affirmed that his country highly values the leadership by Vietnam during the ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020.
VOV.VN - Head of the Party Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission Truong Thi Maii on March 3 gave a reception in Hanoi for a delegation of the ASEAN Community Women's Group led by Ambassador Nguyen Nguyet Nga, on the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the International Women’s Day (March 8).
VOV.VN - Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich, Politburo member, Vice Secretary of the Central Military Commission and Minister of National Defence on February 18 hosted separate receptions for his counterparts from Laos and Australia on the sidelines of the ongoing ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism officially launched a poster contest on January 10 to promote ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020 under the theme of “Cohesive and Responsive”.
Social affairs will be an important issue of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as well as its socio-cultural community in 2020 when Vietnam serves as Chair of the ASEAN, a Vietnamese official has said.