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PM at ASEAN-New Zealand, East Asia Summits

PM at ASEAN-New Zealand, East Asia Summits

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung have urged ASEAN and partner countries to focus their links across education, narrowing development gap, agriculture, connectivity, sub-regional collaboration and coping with non-traditional security challenges.

Vietnam vows to step up integrated coastal management

Vietnam vows to step up integrated coastal management

Good practices and barriers in implementing integrated coastal management (ICM) in Vietnam and promoting cooperation for the protection of natural resources and environment of the seas of East Asia were discussed at a forum held in the central city of Danang on November 19.

ASEAN Summit to promote regional connections

ASEAN Summit to promote regional connections

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will attend the 27th ASEAN Summit and other related meetings in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 21-22, aiming to contribute to boosting closer links within the bloc.

Workshops spotlight development of blue economy in East Asia

Workshops spotlight development of blue economy in East Asia

The growth potential of shipping, port and oil and gas industries , their economic contributions to world trade, opportunities available in each sector , and areas for further development were the focus of discussion at a workshop on “ Maritime sector’s contributions to a blue economy for the seas of East Asia ” organised in the central city of Da Nang on November 18.

EAS workshops focus on climate change, coastal management

EAS workshops focus on climate change, coastal management

A series of workshops discussing issues related to managing risks in climate change, integrated coastal management and scaling up investments in the blue economy took place on November 17 as part of the 5th East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress being held in the central city of Danang.

Danang to host East Asian Seas Congress 2015 this month

Danang to host East Asian Seas Congress 2015 this month

The fifth East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress will take place from November 16-21 in the central city of Danang, gathering 700 Vietnamese and foreign delegates, according to the Administration of Seas and Islands under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Strategic trust –foundation of “ASEAN common house”

Strategic trust –foundation of "ASEAN common house"

After years of speeding up the building of three pillars, the Political-Security Community, Economic Community and Socio-Cultural Community, with specific priorities, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries are moving closer to their goal of establishing the ASEAN Community on December 31, 2015. To achieve this goal, the association must build up, strengthen and maintain the bloc’s unity. And strategic trust, among others, is considered the solid foundation of the “ASEAN common house.”

President attends Policy Dialogue on Vietnam-US ties

President attends Policy Dialogue on Vietnam-US ties

President Truong Tan Sang has affirmed that the Vietnam-US ties has become an indispensable element in the concerted efforts of the international community to maintain peace, security and development in the region.

Deputy PM speaks to ASEAN+3, EAS and ARF events

Deputy PM speaks to ASEAN+3, EAS and ARF events

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has proposed initiatives to further the role of the ASEAN+3, the East Asia Summit (EAS) and the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) in peace, security and development in East Asia.

Int'l workshop promotes Vietnam-US relations

Int'l workshop promotes Vietnam-US relations

(VOV) -On June 26, Hanoi hosted an international workshop on Vietnam-US relations that was part of activities marking the 20th anniversary of the normalised diplomatic ties between the two nations.

Party leader: Russia is Vietnam’s important partner

Party leader: Russia is Vietnam’s important partner

(VOV) - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has applauded Russia as a primary important partner of Vietnam in a recent interview given to the Russian News Agency TASS in the run up to his Russia visit.