Australia commits to stronger cooperation with ASEAN

Australia commits to stronger cooperation with ASEAN

NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc joined other ASEAN leaders and Australian PM Scott Morrison at an informal working breakfast in Singapore on November 14. (Nov 15, 2018 10:26:47)


Regional countries prepare for ASEAN Summit

  Nov 13, 2018 08:35:34
NDO/VNA – Senior officials of the ASEAN gathered in Singapore on November 12 to review and complete preparations for the 33rd ASEAN Summit. 

Vietnam attends ASEAN economic meetings in Singapore

  Nov 12, 2018 22:03:39
NDO/VNA – A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh attended the ASEAN Economic Community Council Meeting and the Preparatory Meeting of the ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting in Singapore on November 12.  

ASEAN ministers seek measures to improve social welfares for women and girls

  Oct 26, 2018 16:01:44
NDO/VNA – The third ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women (AMMW-3) concluded in Hanoi on October 25 after eight working days, seeking regional and national measures to improve social welfare for women and girls.  

China attaches importance to ASEAN’s central role

  Oct 25, 2018 10:27:21
NDO/VNA – Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has affirmed China's consistent stance of attaching importance to ASEAN's central role and the country’s support for the bloc's efforts in building its Community.  

ASEAN, EU hold dialogue on gender equality and women empowerment

  Oct 22, 2018 17:20:41
NDO – A dialogue on gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls took place in Hanoi on October 22, focusing on implementing Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) No. 5 aimed at promoting gender equality at work. 

ASEAN discusses regional cooperation in gender equality

  Oct 22, 2018 13:18:31
NDO/VNA – The fifth consultant meeting between ASEAN Committee on Women (ACW) and the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) convened in Hanoi on October 21. 

ASEAN commits to supporting Africa in NEPAD implementation

  Oct 20, 2018 18:29:14
NDO/VNA – The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) completely supports the implementation of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) and commits to uniting with African countries to realise the UN Agenda 2030 and Africa’s Agenda 2063 for growth, prosperity and development of regional countries.  

ASEAN women, children commission builds results framework of work plan

  Oct 19, 2018 09:14:20
NDO/VNA – A workshop on developing the results framework of the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) Work Plan 2016-2020 opened in Hanoi on October 18.  

ASEAN reaffirms commitment on multilateral trade system

  Oct 12, 2018 17:15:33
NDO/VNA - Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have reaffirmed commitment to upholding the open and rules-based multilateral trading system which has underpinned the countries’ economic growth during a meeting between ASEAN leaders.  

Mekong-Japan cooperation lifted to strategic partnership

  Oct 09, 2018 17:40:30
NDO/VNA – The leaders of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries and Japan decided to lift the two sides’ cooperation to a strategic partnership at the 10th Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting in Tokyo on October 9. 

ASEAN works towards innovative agriculture

  Oct 08, 2018 17:38:21
NDO/VNA – The Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry (AMAF) opened in Hanoi on October 8 to prepare for the 40th meeting of AMAF, the 18th AMAF+3 and the 6th ASEAN-China Ministerial Meeting on Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine. 

Unpredictable fluctuations in global oil market

  Sep 26, 2018 12:26:18
NDO – The world crude oil prices climbed to a four-year high after the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other major oil producers refused to increase crude output to cool down the oil market. As the United States-China trade war threatens to adversely affect the global economy and the oil market, and the supply is projected to become scarcer, the “black gold” market continues to be faced with multiple challenges.  

ASEAN leaders highlight opportunities in 4.0 Industry

  Sep 12, 2018 18:10:29
NDO/VNA – Heads of state from across Southeast Asia on September 12 hailed the technological opportunities for the region in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). 

50th ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting opens in Singapore

  Aug 29, 2018 22:05:24
NDO/VNA – The 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM 50) Meeting and Related Meetings kicked off in Singapore on August 29 with the participation of economic leaders from 10 ASEAN member states and partner countries.