Vietnam demonstrates its leadership in ASEAN: Secretary-General Lim Jock Hoi

Vietnam actively contributes to establishment of ASEAN community Since joining ASEAN 25 years ago, Vietnam has actively contributed to the expansion of the bloc which now consists of 10 countries. They have worked together towards building ASEAN community.

Việt Nam demonstrates its leadership in ASEAN: Secretary-General Lim Jock Hoi

Given its geographical location, Việt Nam plays an important role in taking the lead in strengthening linkages between ASEAN mainland and the rest of the region, in particular on global emerging issues like climate change, biodiversity, marine debris, agriculture, and sustainable environment, especially along the Mekong sub-region.

Venezuela to Lodge Complaint Over Assault of Consulate in Colombia to UN Secretary General

The Colombian Foreign Ministry told Sputnik it had not been informed by the police of any acts of vandalism against the Venezuelan consulate, emphasizing that the consulate was not functioning since last February after Caracas cut diplomatic ties with Bogota.

Secretaries general of Committee for Vietnam–China Bilateral Cooperation hold online meeting

– Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung, Vietnam’s secretary general of the Steering Committee for Vietnam–China Bilateral Cooperation, held an online conference with the committee’s Chinese secretary general – Deputy Foreign Minister Luo Zhaohui on May 29.Vietnam-China relations have kept its development trend, as seen in high-level discussions in flexible forms, maintained trade and growth in bilateral trade value. Ministries, agencies […]

Vietnam leaves deep imprint during 25 years of ASEAN membership

Hanoi (VNA) – In the 25 years since Vietnam joined ASEAN, it has left a major imprint on the bloc thanks to its willingness, effort, responsibility, and contribution to overall achievements. Vietnam has participated in and contributed actively to the region’s integration and community building. Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith said that in the political […]

Xinhua Headlines: China, ASEAN see thriving digital economy cooperation amid anti-pandemic “new normal”

Earlier this month, Chinese technology firm Huawei signed a Memorandum of Agreement on collaborative efforts with Malaysian communication service provider Telekom Malaysia (TM), paving the way for Malaysia’s first end-to-end cloud artificial intelligence infrastructure.

Vietnam actively contributes to ASEAN’s integration, community building process

In a written interview with the Vietnam News Agency (VNA)’s correspondent in Jakarta, Lim said during Vietnam’s holding of ASEAN Chairmanship in 1998, 2010, and 2020, Hanoi readily displayed able and decisive leadership in steering the region towards undertaking important priorities.  One example is the Mid-Term Review (MTR) of the implementation of ASEAN Community 2025 […]

Vietnam actively contributes to ASEAN’s integration, community building

The ASEAN Secretary-General stressed that Vietnam has further raised the bloc’s international profile in the past 25 years.  For example, as Vietnam officially began its term as President of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) as part of its stint as a non-permanent UNSC member for 2020-2021 term, Hanoi has set out priorities with issues […]

From member to chair: 25 years of Việt Nam in ASEAN

In terms of economic co-operation, Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Trần Tuấn Anh said as the ASEAN Chair in 2020, Việt Nam is responsible for taking the lead and working with partner countries to recover the regional economy through the issuance of joint statements to enhance co-operation and limit the impact of COVID-19.

From member to chair: 25 years of Vietnam in ASEAN

Vietnam promoted holding two online meetings of the ASEAN Co-ordinating Council Working Group on Public Health Emergencies on March 31 and June 22 to discuss solutions to cope with COVID-19 and improve prevention capacity to respond more effectively to emergency medical situations in the future. In the context of a complex pandemic, Vietnam has held virtual […]