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Vietnam aspires to ASEAN unity, effective coordination

Vietnam aspires to ASEAN unity, effective coordination

VOV.VN - As the ASEAN Chair 2020, Vietnam gives the highest priority to promoting solidarity, unity and effective coordination among member countries, while strengthening ties with partners, says Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

ASEAN contributes to peace, stability of world and region

ASEAN contributes to peace, stability of world and region

During its 53 years of constant development, ASEAN has been affirming its position in the region and the world. On the occasion of the Association’s founding anniversary (August 8), Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam Ibnu Hadi has granted an interview to Vietnam News Agency on the development of ASEAN .

Vietnam hosts ASEAN flag-hoisting ceremony

Vietnam hosts ASEAN flag-hoisting ceremony

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam organised a flag-hoisting ceremony in Hanoi on August 7 to celebrate the 53rd founding anniversary of the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

ASEAN to be leading region in future despite challenges

ASEAN to be leading region in future despite challenges

VOV.VN - Over the past 53 years since its inception, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has successfully resolved differences to build a united community to respond to all regional and global challenges, says Norwegian ambassador to ASEAN Morten Høglund.

Vietnam receives positive global exports outlook

Vietnam receives positive global exports outlook

Vietnam is expected to continue growing its share of global exports despite decline amid the resurgence in the COVID-19 pandemic after three months of no local transmissions, according to an HSBC report.

Vietnamese and Japanese PMs discuss bilateral ties

Vietnamese and Japanese PMs discuss bilateral ties

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on August 4 discussed ways to boost bilateral ties as well as cooperation at regional and global forums during their phone talks-the second that was conducted in the past three months.

Vietnam, Chile expect stronger economic and trade co-operation

Vietnam, Chile expect stronger economic and trade co-operation

VOV.VN - An online meeting held on August 4 between Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai and Rodrigo Yáñez Benitez, Under-Secretary for International Economic Relations at the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with a view to enhancing economic and trade co-operation between the two nations.

Experts: EVFTA looks towards sustainable development

Experts: EVFTA looks towards sustainable development

The European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) not only promotes trade and investment growth between Vietnam and the EU but also creates a driving force to boost cooperation in improving growth quality, towards sustainable development, experts said.

ASEAN market expansion represents a positive step

ASEAN market expansion represents a positive step

VOV.VN - With Vietnam seeing total import-export turnover with ASEAN in 2019 reach US$57.3 billion, representing a year- on- year rise of 1.1%, the group has developed into the country’s fourth largest export region, only behind the United States, the EU, and China.

Gloomy prospects ahead for tuna exports to major markets

Gloomy prospects ahead for tuna exports to major markets

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s tuna exports to major markets such as the US and EU suffered a decline of 20% in the first half of the year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

AIPA steps up parliarmentary cooperation in education, culture

AIPA steps up parliarmentary cooperation in education, culture

As Chair of the ASEAN Inter-Parliarmentary Assembly (AIPA) for 2019-2020, the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) hosted a virtual conference on “Parliamentary Partnership on Educational and Cultural Cooperation for Sustainable Development” (AIPA ECC) on July 30.

ASEAN examines post coronavirus economic recovery plan

ASEAN examines post coronavirus economic recovery plan

VOV.VN - Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of the ASEAN Coordinating Council Working Group on Public Health Emergencies, attended a high-level dialogue on July 30 discussing ASEAN’s economic recovery post COVID-19.