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Vietnam active in building ASEAN Community: Researcher

Vietnam active in building ASEAN Community: Researcher

Vietnam has been playing an active role in building a common community in ASEAN since it became a member of the bloc and has increased its stature in recent years, according to Dr Balazs Szanto from the Webster University Thailand.

ASEAN forum on sub-regional development opens

ASEAN forum on sub-regional development opens

ASEAN should prioritise the enhancement of connectivity, sustainable and inclusive development, and the improvement of its role in sub-region cooperation, including Mekong collaboration, Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has said.

Vietnam, Laos seek to bolster all-around cooperation

Vietnam, Laos seek to bolster all-around cooperation

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith have shared information and experience in novel coronavirus (COVOID-19) prevention and control, and exchanged views on a range of measures to step up comprehensive cooperation.

36th ASEAN Summit a success

36th ASEAN Summit a success

By successfully organising the teleconferenced 36th ASEAN Summit amid complex developments of COVID-19, Vietnam has once again affirmed its proactive and responsible chairmanship of ASEAN in 2020, which is also the common assessment shared by many foreign leaders and experts.

36th ASEAN Summit releases Chairman’s Statement

36th ASEAN Summit releases Chairman’s Statement

VOV.VN - The 36th ASEAN Summit held in Hanoi on June 26 released the Chairman’s Statement, affirming the grouping’s determination to enhance unity, cooperation and solidarity to overcome difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and realize the goal of building the ASEAN Community by 2025.

Female empowerment to be discussion point at 36th ASEAN Summit

Female empowerment to be discussion point at 36th ASEAN Summit

VOV.VN - The empowerment of women during the digital age will be the topic that takes centre stage during a special session held among ASEAN leaders within the framework of the 36th ASEAN Summit which is set to take place on June 26.

Minister discusses economic recovery with ASEAN chief

Minister discusses economic recovery with ASEAN chief

VOV.VN - Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, in his capacity as Chairman of ASEAN Economic Ministers, held a phone call with ASEAN Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi on May 6 to discuss plans on the pathway to economic recovery as well as the state of regional supply chains following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

ASEAN discusses response to public health emergencies

ASEAN discusses response to public health emergencies

The first teleconference of the ASEAN Coordinating Council Working Group on Public Health Emergencies was held on March 31 under the chair of Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of the ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) Vietnam.

ASEAN women delegation welcomed in Hanoi

ASEAN women delegation welcomed in Hanoi

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).

Vietnam proposes organizing drills to cope with spread of COVID-19

Vietnam proposes organizing drills to cope with spread of COVID-19

VOV.VN - As ASEAN Military Medicine Chair, Vietnam suggests member states consider organizing drills to cope with disease outbreaks and spread in 2020, Gen. Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich, said at the ongoing ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting (ADMM) Retreat on February 19 in Hanoi.

Fresh logo unveiled to mark ASEAN Year 2020

Fresh logo unveiled to mark ASEAN Year 2020

VOV.VN - The new logo for ASEAN Year 2020 has been unveiled at a press conference hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in Hanoi on January 3.

PM Phuc extends New Year greetings to ASEAN leaders

PM Phuc extends New Year greetings to ASEAN leaders

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, on behalf of the Government and people of Vietnam, extended his greetings to leaders of ASEAN member states, their families and all people of the ASEAN Community, wishing them a New Year brimful of health, happiness and success.

Chief of Thai Defence Forces pays official visit to Vietnam

Chief of Thai Defence Forces pays official visit to Vietnam

The Chief of Defence Forces of the Royal Thai Armed Forces, Gen. Ponpipaat Benyasri, is paying an official visit to Vietnam from December 19-21 which aims to enhance the traditional friendship and mutual trust between the two militaries and peoples.

Vietnam’s five priorities during ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020

Vietnam’s five priorities during ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020

VOV.VN - Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and General Secretary of the ASEAN National Committee 2020 Nguyen Quoc Dung underscored Vietnam’s priorities during the ASEAN Chair Year 2020 at an international press conference in Hanoi on November 18.