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Vietnam adheres to ASEAN integration commitments

Vietnam adheres to ASEAN integration commitments

(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has highlighted the importance of unity and consensus in the ASEAN over the past five decades in his keynote speech celebrating the formation of the ASEAN Community on December 31.

ASEAN enters 2016 as a Community

ASEAN enters 2016 as a Community

ASEAN ushers in 2016 as a Community, bringing to fruition an integration process that creates new opportunities for its 622 million people to make use of the ASEAN Community’s outward-looking character, economic robustness and shared regional identity for Southeast Asia’s overall development.

Flag raising ceremony marks birth of ASEAN Community

Flag raising ceremony marks birth of ASEAN Community

(VOV) - The Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) held a flag-hoisting ceremony on December 31 in Hanoi marking the establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community.

ASEAN Community marks regional historic milestone

ASEAN Community marks regional historic milestone

The ASEAN Community is set to formally take effect on December 31. It includes the three pillars which are economics, politics and security and socio-cultural components. The establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) will play the most important role in establishing ASEAN as a region of tremendous opportunity.

ASEAN Community marks regional historic milestone

ASEAN Community marks regional historic milestone

The ASEAN Community is set to formally take effect on December 31. It includes the three pillars which are economics, politics and security and socio-cultural components. The establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) will play the most important role in establishing ASEAN as a region of tremendous opportunity.

ASEAN ready for global integration

ASEAN ready for global integration

(VOV) - The ASEAN Community will be officially established on December 31st. So far, ASEAN countries have completed preparations for the establishment of their single community.

Vietnam to train health workers for ASEAN

Vietnam to train health workers for ASEAN

Vietnam has been asked to set up a training model for volunteer health workers and assistant doctors in the use of traditional medicine in primary health care in the ASEAN Community.

Forestry exports to reach US$9.5b

Forestry exports to reach US$9.5b

The domestic forestry sector expects to reach a total export value of wood and forestry products at US$9.5 billion in 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mexico workshop promotes ASEAN Community

Mexico workshop promotes ASEAN Community

The embassies of Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand to Mexico have co-hosted a workshop on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) at San Luis University in the northern central state, San Luis Potosi.

Workshop looks to raise awareness of ASEAN Community

Workshop looks to raise awareness of ASEAN Community

It is high time to build specific programmes to raise public awareness of opportunities and challenges from the formation of the ASEAN Community, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said at a workshop in Hanoi on December 11.

ASEAN unanimous in responding to climate change

ASEAN unanimous in responding to climate change

ASEAN is particularly concerned about climate change which has been causing substantial damage to the region, ASEAN Deputy Secretary General for Socio-Cultural Community Vongthep Arthakaivalvatee has said in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency in Jakarta.

Initiative for ASEAN Integration important to ASEAN Community

Initiative for ASEAN Integration important to ASEAN Community

The Initiative for ASEAN Integration (IAI), which has the twin objective of narrowing the development divide and to enhance ASEAN’s competitiveness in the region, has become increasingly important with the establishment of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) by the end of this year, the Malaysian Ambassador to Vietnam has said.

Press responsible for ASEAN community communications

Press responsible for ASEAN community communications

With its capacity of approaching people from all walks of life, the press is responsible for and plays an important role in popularising information about the ASEAN Community, opportunities brought by it and challenges facing it during the changing regional and international situations.