ASEAN senior officials seek measures for trans-national crimes

ASEAN senior officials seek measures for trans-national crimes

NDO/VNA – The 17th ASEAN’s Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC 17) opened in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on May 24.  (May 24, 2017)


Vietnam contributes to ASEAN Summit’s success: diplomat

  May 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – A Vietnamese delegation led by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had important contributions to the success of the 30th ASEAN Summit, which took place in the Philippines on April 29-30. 

AIPA, ASEAN aim for stronger relations at all levels

  Apr 30, 2017
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.  

30th ASEAN Summit opens in Manila

  Apr 29, 2017
NDO/VNA - The 30th Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) opened in Manila, the Philippines on April 29 with the attendance of leaders of 10 ASEAN member nations.  

ASEAN foreign ministers concerned about Korean Peninsula situation

  Apr 28, 2017
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.  

Permanent representatives to ASEAN prepare for summit

  Apr 27, 2017
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. 

ASEAN senior officials discuss preparations for Summit

  Apr 27, 2017
NDO/ VNA – ASEAN senior officials convened a meeting in Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, to review preparations for the 30th ASEAN Summit slated for April 29.  

ASEAN conference assesses health impact for sustainability

  Apr 22, 2017
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.  

Photo contest to feature beautiful frames of ASEAN people and countries

  Apr 22, 2017
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).  

Seminar promotes media’s role in communicating ASEAN community

  Apr 18, 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.  

ASEAN, India look for closer cooperation

  Apr 07, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 19th ASEAN-India Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) took place in New Delhi, India, from April 5-6, where participants discussed ways to promote cooperation between the two sides. 

2017 ASEAN Film Festival opens in Geneva

  Mar 28, 2017
NDO/VNA—The 2017 ASEAN Film Festival was launched at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 27 in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of ASEAN.  

Vietnam lauds ASEAN-New Zealand strategic partnership

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam highly values and welcomes the outcomes of the strategic partnership between ASEAN and New Zealand, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung said at the 24th ASEAN-New Zealand Dialogue held in Christchurch, New Zealand on March 21-22.  

ASEAN remains big priority in Japan’s foreign policy

  Mar 02, 2017
NDO/VNA—Japan affirmed that ASEAN remains a big priority in its foreign policy at the 32nd ASEAN-Japan Forum, which was held in Banda Seri Begawan, Brunei from March 1-2.  

ASEAN should focus more on improving people’s quality of life

  Feb 21, 2017
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.