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Vietnam takes on role of ASEAN Committee Chair in Czech Republic

Vietnam takes on role of ASEAN Committee Chair in Czech Republic

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Thai Xuan Dung took over the role of the chair of the ASEAN Committee in the Czech Republic until the end of the year from Indonesian Ambassador Kenssy D. Ekaningsih during the 18th meeting of the ASEAN Committee in Prague held on August 25.

Vietnam, India hold 17th Joint Commission’s meeting

Vietnam, India hold 17th Joint Commission’s meeting

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on August 25 co-chaired the 17th Meeting of the Joint Commission on Economic, Commercial, Scientific and Technological Cooperation between Vietnam and India.

PM calls for foreign investment in ASEAN for success

PM calls for foreign investment in ASEAN for success

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 25 called on foreign businesses to come and invest in ASEAN, a safe place for doing business amid global uncertainty, to achieve long-term success.

ASEAN senior officials meet to prepare for 38th AMEM

ASEAN senior officials meet to prepare for 38th AMEM

VOV.VN - The 38th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Energy (SOME 38) was held online on August 24 under the chair of Hoang Tien Dung, Director of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority with a view to reviewing a host of activities and prepare for the forthcoming 38th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM).

ASEAN’s founding anniversary observed in US

ASEAN’s founding anniversary observed in US

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc chaired an online ceremony in Washington D.C. on the night of August 20 marking the 53rd founding anniversary of ASEAN.

Tra fish exports to ASEAN endure sharp fall due to COVID-19

Tra fish exports to ASEAN endure sharp fall due to COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam's Tra fish (Pangasius) exports to the ASEAN market were valued at US$73.1 million by mid-July, a drop of 32.4% in comparison to the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnam makes qualitative changes after 25 years of ASEAN membership

Vietnam makes qualitative changes after 25 years of ASEAN membership

VOV.VN - The nation has boosted its rapid international integration and become an active participant in multiple areas of ASEAN co-operation as a means of making significant contributions to the development and success of the regional bloc over the past 25 years.

Anniversary of August Revolution marked in Geneva

Anniversary of August Revolution marked in Geneva

Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organisations in Geneva held a ceremony on August 19 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19).

Vietnam exerts extra effort for cohesive, responsive ASEAN

Vietnam exerts extra effort for cohesive, responsive ASEAN

Vietnam, as Chair of ASEAN in 2020, is exerting every effort to boost the building of a cohesive and responsive ASEAN Community so that the bloc can deal with all possible challenges and difficulties, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has said.

Top Vietnamese legislator meets Cambodian NA President

Top Vietnamese legislator meets Cambodian NA President

VOV.VN - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held a meeting in Hanoi on August 15 with President of the Cambodian National Assembly Samdech Heng Samrin who is on a visit to Vietnam for the national mourning of former Party General Secretary Le Kha Phieu.

FDI inflows from Europe yet to shift into Vietnam

FDI inflows from Europe yet to shift into Vietnam

VOV.VN - Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows from Europe will initially be slow to move into Vietnam following the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) which entered into force on August 1.

Meeting seeks to enhance Vietnam-Singapore defence ties

Meeting seeks to enhance Vietnam-Singapore defence ties

VOV.VN - Director of the Foreign Relations Department at the Ministry of Defence Lieut. Gen. Vu Chien Thang co-chaired an online meeting on August 13 alongside Director of Defence Policy Office of Singapore Col. Amos Yeo to discuss bilateral defence co-operation and the ASEAN Chairmanship Year in 2020.

Remarkable milestones of ASEAN

Remarkable milestones of ASEAN

Since its official establishment in 1967, the Assocation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has obtained several achievements.