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.
The East Asia Summit (EAS) commenced in Malaysia’s capital city of Kuala Lumpur on the afternoon of November 22.
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.
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.
The signing of a historic declaration on the formation of an ASEAN Community by the end of this year by all 10 ASEAN leaders will be the highlight of the upcoming 27th ASEAN Summit.
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.
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.
A Vietnamese government leader has called for joint efforts to maintain the seas of East Asia as an environment of peace and stability, promote the enforcement of international laws, and ensure maritime and air transportation and safety.
A forum on energy partnership between Vietnam and the US took place in Washington DC on November 3.
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.
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 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 Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has asked Vice President of the European Commission (EC) Valdis Dombrovskis to help accelerate the signing of the EU- Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA).
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.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung arrived in Hanoi in the evening of July 23 after making his one-day fruitful visit to Thailand at the invitation of his counterpart Prayuth Chan-ocha.
The East Asia Summit (EAS)’s state member officials are gathering in Phnom Penh, Cambodia to discuss the East Asian security architecture in the Asia-Pacific region.
Vietnam pledges to support the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in strengthening the relations between the bloc and New Zealand.
(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.
(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.
(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called for the early ratification of the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) and the early signing of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs).