NDO/ VNA – Finance leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Japan, China and the Republic of Korea agreed to enhance regional finance cooperation and support multilateral trade and investment systems.
NDO/VNA – Southeast Asian leaders renewed their resolve to build ASEAN into an example of regional cooperation at the recently concluded 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila, the Philippines, according to ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh.
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) pledges to continue fostering its relations with ASEAN at all levels, according to an AIPA message sent to the ASEAN leaders at a meeting in Manila on April 29.
NDO/VNA – ASEAN foreign ministers issued on April 28 a statement expressing grave concern over the escalation of tension on the Korean Peninsula, urging the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and all parties concerned to exercise self-restraint in order to relieve the tension.
NDO/VNA – The Committee of Permanent Representatives (CPR) to ASEAN convened its sixth session in Manila, the Philippines, on April 26, in preparation for the 30th ASEAN Summit and related meetings slated for April 27-29.
NDO – This August, a photo contest scheduled to be held in Hanoi, will feature the beauty of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) people and countries on the occasion of the bloc’s 50th anniversary (1967 - 2017).
NDO – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a seminar entitled, ‘Promoting the role of the media in communicating ASEAN Community’, on April 18, in Hanoi, to introduce the sources of information and documents related to the interests of ASEAN Community.