Second ASEAN-India workshop on blue economy held

Second ASEAN-India workshop on blue economy held

NDO/VNA – The second ASEAN-India Workshop on Blue Economy took place in New Delhi on July 18, attracting over 60 delegates, including government officials, scholars, and researchers from ASEAN and India. (Jul 19, 2018 08:42:24)


Information access significant in saving women, children from human trafficking

  Jun 21, 2018 22:09:38
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) held a conference in Hanoi on June 21 to seek effective strategy to combat human trafficking, especially on women and children, through strengthening information access and community protection system.  

Khmer-Vietnamese Association becomes part of Cambodia’s ministry

  Jun 18, 2018 05:34:36
NDO/VNA – Cambodia’s Interior Ministry has issued a decision allowing the Khmer-Vietnamese Association in Cambodia (KVA) to register for the ministry’s list of associations. 

ASEAN works to counter social, cultural challenges at root

  May 23, 2018 18:23:33
NDO/VNA – Strategic directions for dealing with the 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). 

Vietnam backs ASEAN - Russia ties

  May 19, 2018 19:06:17
NDO/MOFA/VNA – Vietnam values the ASEAN - Russia partnership and is making efforts for the substantive and effective development of the ties, stated Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung. 

Vietnamese citizens advised to avoid unnecessary travel to Indonesia

  May 16, 2018 22:23:24
NDO – The Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has advised Vietnamese citizens to avoid unnecessary travel to Indonesia as the country has raised its security alert status to the highest level following repeated bombings in Surabaya, East Java province, on May 13 and 14.  

ASEAN+3 nations deliberate threats from rising protectionism

  May 04, 2018 21:26:28
NDO/VNA – Finance ministers and central bank governors of member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and East Asian countries on May 4 discussed the threat of trade frictions and rising protectionism and pledged to stay vigilant and work harder to avert threats to the global economy. 

Roundup: ASEAN+3 region economy to grow 5.4 pct in 2018

  May 03, 2018 15:45:53
The economy of the ASEAN+3 region is projected to grow 5.4 percent in 2018, underpinned by resilient domestic demand and export growth with stable inflation, said a new report released on May 3 by the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO). 

32nd ASEAN Summit concludes in success

  Apr 29, 2018 08:30:52
NDO/VNA – The 32nd Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Singapore concluded with success on April 28.  

Asian traditional New Year celebrated in Hanoi

  Apr 28, 2018 22:01:28
NDO/VNA – Some 200 people attended a friendship exchange held in Hanoi on April 27 to mark the traditional New Year of India, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand.  

32nd ASEAN Summit opens in Singapore

  Apr 28, 2018 17:23:36
NDO/VNA – The 32nd summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) officially opened in Singapore on the morning of April 28. 

Senior officials review preparations for ASEAN Summit in Singapore

  Apr 26, 2018 22:12:29
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung attended a meeting in Singapore on April 26 to review preparations for the 32nd ASEAN Summit which will take place in the island country on April 27 and 28.  

Backgrounder: Chronology of ASEAN summits

  Apr 25, 2018 22:59:46
Leaders of the 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) gather in Singapore from April 25 to April 28 for their 32nd summit and related meetings. Singapore, the rotating chair of ASEAN for 2018, has set this year's theme as "Resilient and Innovative ASEAN." 

32nd ASEAN summit, related meetings kick off in Singapore

  Apr 25, 2018 22:39:00
The 32nd summit and related meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) kicked off in Singapore on April 25, with topics including innovation-driven growth, smart cities and cyber security. 

Vietnam takes chairmanship at ASEAN Committee in The Hague

  Apr 25, 2018 17:37:07
NDO – Vietnamese Ambassador to the Netherlands Ngo Thi Hoa has assumed the rotating chairmanship of the ASEAN Committee in The Hague (ACTH) for the next six months of 2018.