ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting on Drug Matters opens in Hanoi

ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting on Drug Matters opens in Hanoi

NDO/ VNA – Vietnam follows the policy of boosting bilateral ties with the ASEAN member states and partners, especially neighbouring countries, in the fight against drug crime, Deputy Minister of Public Security Le Quy Vuong told the 38th ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting on Drug Matters, which opened in Hanoi on July 25.  (19 hours ago)


APEC members discuss sustainable finance

  Jul 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – The international community will face many challenges in implementing finance in the future, necessitating a solution that balances the goals of finance, integration and consumer protection, in the context of global development.  

Japan affirms to deepen ties with ASEAN

  Jul 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida stated that Japan will deepen its cooperation with ASEAN at a lunch meeting with Ambassadors of the bloc’s member states on July 11 on the occasion of ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary (August 8, 1967-2017).  

Vietnam attends chiefs of defence conference on UN peacekeeping

  Jul 08, 2017
NDO/VNA – A high-ranking delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army attended the Chiefs of Defence Conference for the United Nations peacekeeping work in New York, the US on July 6-7.  

21st ASEAN-RoK Dialogue convenes in Cambodia

  Jun 23, 2017
NDO/VNA - The 2st ASEAN-the Republic of Korea (RoK) Dialogue took place in Cambodia’s Siem Reap province on June 22-23. 

APEC member economies adopt statement on sustainable tourism

  Jun 19, 2017
NDO/VNA - Member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum adopted a statement on sustainable tourism development during the APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Sustainable Tourism held in the north-eastern province of Quang Ninh on June 19. 

Seminar discusses ASEAN’s road for coming years amid challenges

  Jun 10, 2017
NDO/VNA – An international seminar on geopolitical transition in the Asia-Pacific and the half-century road of ASEAN took place in Hanoi on June 9. 

ASEAN looks towards stronger group

  Jun 09, 2017
NDO/VNA – Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has called on ASEAN member countries to ensure a deep understanding of opportunities and challenges amid rapid changes in the region and the world in order to seek solutions to fulfil the group’s major objectives. 

Cambodian ruling party wins big success in communal election

  Jun 06, 2017
NDO/VNA –The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won victory in the communal election on June 4, while the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) came second, according to preliminary results announced by Cambodia’s National Election Commission (NEC) on June 5.  

Global growth set to strengthen to 2.7% as outlook brightens

  Jun 05, 2017
The World Bank forecasts that global economic growth will strengthen to 2.7% in 2017 as a pickup in manufacturing and trade, rising market confidence, and stabilising commodity prices allow growth to resume in commodity-exporting emerging market and developing economies. 

16th Shangri-La Dialogue underway in Singapore

  Jun 03, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 16th annual Asia security summit, known as the Shangri-La Dialogue, kicked off in Singapore on June 2.  

ASEAN senior officials seek measures for trans-national crimes

  May 24, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 17th ASEAN’s Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC 17) opened in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on May 24.  

Conflict-affected countries target sustainable development

  May 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – The “Global Conference on the 2030 Agenda: A Roadmap for SDGs in Fragile and Conflict-affected States” opened in Timor-Leste’s capital city of Dili on May 22. 

Meeting seeks to finalise RCEP trade pact

  May 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – The third Inter-sessional Ministerial Meeting of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) opened in Hanoi on May 22, with the aim to speed up negotiations seeking to finalise the regional trade pact. 

APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting opens in Hanoi

  May 20, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 23rd Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT 23) of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum officially opened at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi on May 20 in the presence of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.