ASEAN

Vietnam among top 3 destinations for Singapore companies in ASEAN

PSNews – Vietnam is among the top three investment destinations in ASEAN for Singapore-based companies in the next two years, according to a study of HSBC. 

Vietnam holds 5th Intersessional Meeting on ASOD Working Group on Law Enforcement

The General Department of Police on June 26 held the 5th Intersessional Meeting on ASEAN Senior Officials on Drug Matters (ASOD) Working Group on law enforcement in drug prevention and fight. The event saw the presence of officials in charge of drug prevention and fight of ASEAN countries and representatives of the ASEAN Secretariat.

ASEAN to enhance woman and children trafficking prevention

A regional workshop on prevention strategies to combat trafficking in persons, especially for women and children, and enhance access to information and community-based protection system was held in Hanoi on June 21-22.

Brussels workshop talks about EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

The Vietnamese Embassy in Belgium, in collaboration with the European Union (EU), the EU-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentians' Group and the European Institute for Asian Studies, held a workshop in Brussels on June 20 to speed up the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

ASEAN, Chinese senior officials hold 24th consultation in Singapore

Senior officials of the ASEAN countries and China held their 24th consultation (ACSOC-24) in Singapore on June 8 to review bilateral relations and discuss measures to reinforce the cooperation and strategic partnership between ASEAN and China.

Nền tảng của an ninh, hòa bình và phát triển

Trong khuôn khổ của Đối thoại Shangri-La 2018 đang diễn ra tại Singapore, sáng 2-6, Đại tướng Ngô Xuân Lịch, Ủy viên Bộ Chính trị, Phó Bí thư Quân uỷ Trung ương, Bộ trưởng Bộ Quốc phòng đã có bài phát biểu tại phiên toàn thể thứ 3 với nội dung “Định hình trật tự an ninh đang biến đổi của châu Á”.

ASEAN work to counter social, cultural challenges at root

Strategic directions for dealing with root causes of social issues were the main theme of a conference in Jakarta on May 23 held by the Secretariat of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Project looks to ensure safe, fair labour migration for ASEAN women

The UN Women and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) opened a consultation dialogue in Hanoi on May 10 to announce a project which aims to ensure that labour migration is safe and fair for all women in the ASEAN region.

Hợp tác Tập huấn Quốc phòng Nhật Bản-ASEAN lần thứ 2

Tham gia vào chương trình này, mỗi quốc gia ASEAN sẽ góp phần giúp ổn định khu vực bằng cách xây dựng hiểu biết lẫn nhau và chia sẻ thông tin, tạo ra mạng lưới chuyên nghiệp, tăng cường khả năng quốc phòng, đặc biệt là tuyến biển.

ASEAN-US Joint Cooperation Committee holds ninth meetings

The ninth meeting of the ASEAN-US Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) took place in early May in Jakarta, Indonesia, to take stock of their cooperation across a wide range of areas.

China, ASEAN agree to push economic cooperation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary General of ASEAN, have agreed to strengthen economic cooperation and reach the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) deal at an early date.

Hanoi to host World Economic Forum on ASEAN in September

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) 2018 is scheduled to take place in Hanoi from September 11-13, featuring entrepreneurship and the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0).

Kết quả nổi bật trong chuyến thăm chính thức Singapore và dự Hội nghị Cấp cao ASEAN của Thủ tướng

Chuyến thăm chính thức Singapore của Thủ tướng Chính phủ Nguyễn Xuân Phúc và phu nhân cùng Đoàn đại biểu cấp cao Việt Nam đã thành công tốt đẹp, trên nhiều phương diện.

ASEAN countries seek to foster mutual legal assistance in criminal matters

The eight meeting of the senior officials of the agreement on mutual legal assistance in criminal affairs among ASEAN countries opened in Hanoi on April 26.

Tổng Bí thư Nguyễn Phú Trọng tiếp Cố vấn nhà nước Myanmar

Tổng Bí thư khẳng định chính sách nhất quán của Việt Nam là coi trọng tăng cường và mở rộng quan hệ hữu nghị, hợp tác nhiều mặt với Myanmar.

Green bonds prop up state eco-fund

While financial resources are constrained from the state side, channelling investment into green projects through the issuance of green bonds may be what it takes for the economic development of the ASEAN bloc in general and Vietnam in particular to be greener and more socially and environmentally sustainable.

Vietnam joins ASEAN food festival to help poor children

Vietnam joined nine other ASEAN countries and the bloc’s partners in an ASEAN food festival on April 10 to enhance cultural exchanges and mobilise funds for impoverished children in the Southeast Asian region.