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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.

PM Phuc: China, US are ASEAN’s major partners

PM Phuc: China, US are ASEAN’s major partners

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed on June 26 that both China and the US are major partners of many organisations and countries in the world, including the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Vietnam.

ASEAN leaders stress upholding rule of law in East Sea

ASEAN leaders stress upholding rule of law in East Sea

VOV.VN - ASEAN leaders underscored the need to uphold the rule of law in settling East Sea disputes, while discussing regional and international issues of mutual concern at their 36th summit in Hanoi on June 26.

Friendship Association opposes unilateral actions that cause East Sea tensions

Friendship Association opposes unilateral actions that cause East Sea tensions

VOV.VN - The Belgium-Vietnam Friendship Association has proclaimed their support for the Vietnamese people and has called on members of the international community ramp up pressure to stop unilateral actions which cause tension in the East Sea, whilst moving to quickly find solutions aimed at settling disputes in line with international law.

Experts: China’s acts in East Sea increase regional tensions

Experts: China’s acts in East Sea increase regional tensions

Dr. Le Hong Hiep from the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore has said China’s recent acts in the East Sea has made the regional situation more tense and uncertain, thus hindering negotiations on a Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC).

Questions surround purpose of China establishing “Xisha” and “Nansha"

Questions surround purpose of China establishing "Xisha" and "Nansha"

VOV.VN -Amidst failure to comply with the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, regardless of the continued negative reaction internationally, China continues to pursue course of actions that go against international rules and convention in the East Sea, known globally as the South China Sea.

Chinese actions in East Sea detrimental to COC negotiations

Chinese actions in East Sea detrimental to COC negotiations

VOV.VN - The latest move by China to establish two districts in Vietnamese sovereign territory on the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes is illegal, will serve only to escalate tensions, and is poised to badly affect negotiations regarding the Code of Conduct in the East Sea, according to a local legal expert.

Vietnam’s diplomatic achievements in 2019

Vietnam’s diplomatic achievements in 2019

While the world saw profound instability in 2019, the Pacific – Asia region proved to be the leading region in terms of economic integration, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh has said.

Vietnam, Indonesia bolster comprehensive cooperation

Vietnam, Indonesia bolster comprehensive cooperation

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and visiting Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi consented to step up future cooperation across the board during their talks in Hanoi on December 23.

Legal experts underscore peaceful settlement of disputes in East Sea

Legal experts underscore peaceful settlement of disputes in East Sea

VOV.VN - Legal experts accentuated the provisions of international law on peaceful settlement of disputes in the South China Sea (known as the East Sea in Vietnam), prohibiting the threat or use of force in international law at the 11th South China Sea International Conference, which closed in Hanoi on November 7.

PM hails US as one of longest-standing partners of ASEAN

PM hails US as one of longest-standing partners of ASEAN

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praised the US as one of the longest-standing partners of ASEAN and its commitments to the regional bloc at the seventh ASEAN – US Summit which was held in Bangkok on November 4, within the framework of the ongoing 35th ASEAN Summit and related meetings.

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.