VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to Malaysia Le Quy Quynh on February 27 affirmed Vietnam’s determination to fulfill its role as Chair of ASEAN in 2020 as a contribution to the building of a cohesive and responsive ASEAN Community.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
An exhibition of photos and reportage-documentary films on the ASEAN Community launched by the Ministry of Information and Communications will open in the southern province of Dong Nai on September 24.
VOV.VN - The ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ ASEAN People’s Forum (ACSC/APF) is scheduled to take place in Vietnam next year.
The 18th trilateral and bilateral ministerial meetings on drug prevention and control between Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam (CLV) took place in Hanoi on September 11.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan received the AIPA chairmanship for 2019-2020 from Speaker of the Thai House of Representatives Chuan Leekpai at the 40th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) which came to an end in Bangkok on August 29.
VOV.VN - The 52nd founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) was celebrated by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations on August 19.
Advantages and challenges facing Vietnam when the country assumes the ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020 were among the issues discussed at a youth seminar in Hanoi on August 7.
VOV.VN -Radio Voice of Vietnam (VOV) has revealed the list of the top 22 local and foreign contestants who have been selected to compete in the semi-final round of the ASEAN+3 Song Contest.
An annual forum held in Jakarta, Indonesia, on April 29 highlighted social organisations’ role in promoting the building of the ASEAN Community.
More than 300 photos and nearly 60 documentary films featuring the ASEAN community are being introduced in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc shared Vietnam’s initiatives on a regional digital platform, a cross-ASEAN mobile network, an ASEAN technology university and a regional disaster alert system at a plenary session of the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore on November 13.
The National Assembly of Vietnam always pays special attention to issues related to gender equality and women’s development and is willing to cooperate with other ASEAN member nations in this field, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
As the host of the 2018 World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN 2018), Vietnam has the responsibility to work with the WEF and ASEAN to discuss important issues and plans for the development of ASEAN member countries amidst the Fourth Industrial Revolution, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Traditional costumes and arts of ASEAN countries were performed at a programme in Hanoi on August 28 as part of activities to mark the 51st founding anniversary of ASEAN and 23 years of Vietnam’s membership.
Staff members of embassies of ASEAN member states in Hanoi and their families joined a host of activities on August 25 within the framework of ASEAN Family Day 2018.