VOV.VN - Vietnam and Japan conducted a defence consultation meeting in Tokyo on February 21 in preparation for ASEAN Year 2020, with Vietnam sharing activities to be launched this year when it undertakes the role of ASEAN Chair and non-permanent member of the UN Security Council.
VOV.VN - The ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat got underway in Hanoi from February 18-20, with a host of the major defence-military activities of the regional bloc, hosted by the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence as Vietnam is serving as the ASEAN Chair for 2020.
An event was arranged on January 12 for the diplomatic corps in Hanoi to explore Vietnam’s traditional New Year (Tet) festival.
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.
Vietnam has been ready with organizational apparatus, personnel and projects and overall action plan for ASEAN Year 2020, said deputy spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Ngo Toan Thang at a regular press conference in Hanoi on November 7.
VOV.VN - Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh and Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung co-hosted a meeting in Hanoi on September 26 to review preparations for ASEAN Year 2020 and Vietnam’s assumption of a non-permanent seat in the UN Security Council.
A design contest for the logo of the ASEAN Year 2020 was launched in Hanoi on April 18.