NDO/VNA – The second ASEAN conference on health impact assessment towards sustainable development of the association took place in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, on April 21.
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NDO/VNA—Vietnam’s Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted that ASEAN should focus more on improving the quality of people’s lives, ensuring all benefit equally from the building of the ASEAN Community.
Widespread flooding in Thailand's south has killed 21 people, hit rubber production in the region and shut down infrastructure, officials said on January 9, as the military government increased aid to flood-affected areas.
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) portal was launched at a workshop in Hanoi on December 28, serving as an essential tool for businesses to improve their knowledge about the AEC and optimise its opportunities.
NDO/VNA—The first ASEAN Traffic Police Forum, an initiative by Vietnam, adopted a joint statement at its last meeting in Hanoi on November 22 encouraging the bloc’s policemen to foster co-ordination and share experience.
NDO/VNA—The fourth Meeting of Mayors and Governors of ASEAN Capital Cities opened in Vientiane on November 15 in Vientiane, Laos, focusing on the commitments and responsibilities of ASEAN capital cities towards an integrated association.
NDO/VNA—Chief procurators and prosecutors from ten ASEAN member states and China met at the tenth conference in Vientiane on November 9 to discuss strengthening cooperation in the fight against transnational crime.
NDO/VNA – The 51st meeting of the ASEAN Committee on Culture and Information (ASEAN-COCI 51) convened in Vientiane, Laos on November 8, focusing on evaluating the results of regional cooperation on culture and information, as well as seeking new partnership initiatives.