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ASEAN 2020: Six reports from ASEAN Secretary General adopted

ASEAN 2020: Six reports from ASEAN Secretary General adopted

Six reports from the ASEAN Secretary General and community pillars submitted to the upcoming 36th ASEAN Summit were adopted at the 26th ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting, held online in Hanoi on June 24 under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

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 Secretary General highlights need for unity against COVID-19

ASEAN Secretary General highlights need for unity against COVID-19

ASEAN Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi highlighted the need to stay united and actively respond to the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19), in line with the Vietnam ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020’s theme “Cohesive and Responsive”, during a meeting with the media in Hanoi on February 19.

Vietnam's ASEAN Chair for 2020: Responsibility and opportunities

Vietnam's ASEAN Chair for 2020: Responsibility and opportunities

VOV.VN - Vietnam received the ASEAN Chairmanship for 2020 from Thailand on November 4 at the 35th ASEAN Summit. During the one-year tenure starting on January 1, Vietnam will be tasked with outlining orientations for the regional bloc to enhance connectivity and overcome challenges.

Vietnam wants a bigger role in the UN

Vietnam wants a bigger role in the UN

VOV.VN - Following its term as a member of the UN Human Rights Council (2014-2016), Vietnam is bidding to become a member of the UN International Law Commission in the 2017-2021 term reflecting Vietnam’s determination to contribute more to the UN.

ASEAN, India seek wider cooperation

ASEAN, India seek wider cooperation

ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh and Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj explored areas of cooperation during their meeting in New Delhi on December 11.

ASEAN backs peace efforts in Korean Peninsula

ASEAN backs peace efforts in Korean Peninsula

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) supports efforts to maintain peace and stability in the Korean Peninsula, said ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh.

ASEAN chief conveys sympathy over Myanmar flooding

ASEAN chief conveys sympathy over Myanmar flooding

ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh has conveyed his profound sympathies to the families and communities affected by heavy floods in central and northern Myanmar, according to the ASEAN Secretariat on August 5.

48th AMM, related meetings open on August 1

48th AMM, related meetings open on August 1

Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a press conference on July 31 on the 48 th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (48 th AMM) and related meetings, which will be organised in Kuala Lumpur from August 1 to 6.

ASEAN Secretary General visits Malaysia

ASEAN Secretary General visits Malaysia

ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh on January 7 started a working visit to Malaysia, according to a press release by the Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Hanoi hosts ASEAN meeting on culture and information

The 47th Meeting of the ASEAN Committee on Culture and Information (ASEAN-COCI), an annual event that evaluates and ratifies all co-operative projects in the domain, officially opened in Hanoi on December 12.

ASEAN looks to a united community: new Sec. Gen.

ASEAN looks to a united community: new Sec. Gen.

(VOV) - The newly-appointed ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh says the primary task in his five-year term is to realise the grouping’s goal of building a united, strong ASEAN community by 2015.