Canada attaches importance to cooperation with ASEAN

With regard to regional and global issues of mutual concern, Canada voiced its support for ASEAN’s role in promoting cooperation and dialogue, building trust in the region, upholding international law, building a rules-based regional order, and resolving disputes through peaceful means, in accordance with international law, including the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of […]

All ASEAN football and futsal tournaments postponed by AFF

With the announcement of the delayed competitions, football fans will still be able to watch other continental tournaments during the remainder of the year, including the AFC U16 and U16 Championship, the AFC Cup, and the qualifying rounds to the 2022 World Cup.

ASEAN and Canada discuss issues of shared concern

As the ASEAN Chair 2020, Vietnam also reiterated the ASEAN’s principle viewpoint on the South China Sea (or the East Sea) issue that was agreed by ASEAN leaders at the 36th ASEAN Summit, saying that ASEAN will continue strengthening constructive relationships with all partners, including Canada, promoting dialogues, building trust, and maintaining regional peace and […]

Hanoi youngsters learn about ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020

Hanoi youngsters take part in the contest at the launching ceremony. (Photo: Hanoians aged 15-35 and those living and studying abroad have the opportunity to learn about the unique culture, land, and people of ASEAN member states as well as diplomatic relations between Vietnam and other countries.

Coronavirus scraps all remaining ASEAN football events this year

All tournaments were postponed indefinitely with the exception of AFF Cup, rescheduled to return in April 2021. In the next edition of the event, each team would be able to select up to 70 players in their preliminary squads and 30 in the final list. Meanwhile, each can register 23 players per game instead of […]

Sixth ASEAN-OECD Good Regulatory Practices Network Meeting held

Since the beginning of the year, nearly 3,900 business conditions, over 6,770 inspection regulations for commodities and 30 related administrative procedures have been removed. During the pandemic prevention and control, Vietnam has also boosted economic development with favorable policies for businesses and people and more.

Trade upswing pressures local ports

Looking forward, in addition to inland shipping services, many other maritime transport services are also open to EU firms to invest or do business, with passenger and cargo transportation services even being committed at a higher level than those in the World Trade Organization and the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Moreover, bilateral […]

Webinar seeks better regulation for economic growth amid COVID-19

He underlined that Vietnam is determined to implement the dual targets of fighting the pandemic and recovering and maintaining economic growth. ASEAN-OECD Good Regulatory Practices Network as a very effective cooperation programme, adding that COVID-19 has dealt a blow to the socio-economic development of all countries and territories. 

Vietnam, Singapore can learn from each other: ambassador

This file image shows Singapore Ambassador to Vietnam Catherine Wong. Photo: Quang Dinh / Tuoi Tre Vietnam’s public opinion and experts/government often consider Singapore a model for Vietnamese development. What is the lesson Vietnam can learn from Singapore? Regarding the cooperation between the two nations, what is the most important advantage/lesson that Singapore can learn […]

Agriculture targets 2.6-3 percent growth in 2020

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the situation will continue to be complicated and unpredictable in the last months of the year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, trade policies and geopolitical tensions in some areas. Many farm produce importers will tighten their technical barriers, introduce trade remedy measures, require product traceability, issue […]