VOV.VN - Vietnam assumed the role of the Chair of the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) during its recent 16th meeting in Jakarta with ASEAN Secretary General Dato Lim Jock Hoi affirming the ASEAN Secretariat’s readiness to continue working closely with Vietnam.
VOV.VN -Vietnam is committed to working hand in hand with the ASEAN Secretariat and other member states in building a strong ASEAN Community, Vietnam’s new Permanent Representative to ASEAN Tran Duc Binh said while presenting his letter of credentials to ASEAN Secretary-General Dato Lim Jock Hoi in Jakarta, Indonesia on August 6.
Michelle Vo, a US citizen of Vietnamese origin, was among the 59 victims of the massacre in Las Vegas city, the US state of Nevada, on October 1 night.
The ASEAN-US Joint Cooperation Committee convened its eighth meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, on April 4, to review their cooperation in the recent past and discuss directions to further boost bilateral partnership.
The Lao Permanent Representative to ASEAN handed over the chairmanship of the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) next year to his Philippine counterpart at a ceremony in Jakarta on December 1.
ASEAN needs to define priorities and devise creative ways to effectively implement set plans relating to the organisational structure of the group and intra-bloc links in politics, economy and socio-culture, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has said.
The 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49) took place in Laos’s capital city of Vientiane on July 24 with the participation of 10 Foreign Ministers from ASEAN member countries and the ASEAN Secretary General.
A national conference on anesthesia and resuscitation was opened in the central province of Binh Dinh on June 23.
Laos officially took over the chairmanship of ASEAN’s Committee of Permanent Representative (CPR) in 2016 from Malaysia at a ceremony in Jakarta, Indonesia on January 8.
The birth of the ASEAN Community at the end of this year is expected to bring a number of pragmatic benefits to member countries and their people, Vietnam’s Ambassador to ASEAN has said.
Thailand’s new Permanent Representative to the ASEAN Busadee Santipitaks presented credentials to Secretary General of ASEAN Le Luong Minh on December 23.
ASEAN and the Pacific Alliance, a regional bloc comprising Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, met at the ASEAN Secretariat head quarters in Jakarta on 25 May to enhance cooperation between the two regional organisations.
Vietnam commends the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for its achievements in all three pillars, namely science and technology, safety and security, and safeguards and verification.