ASEAN, Australia sign MoU on counter-terrorism

ASEAN, Australia sign MoU on counter-terrorism

NDO/VNA – Officials of Australia and the ASEAN member states signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on strengthening cooperation to counter international terrorism within the framework of the ASEAN - Australia Special Summit in Sydney, Australia on March 17.  (Mar 17, 2018)


ASEAN-Australia Special Business Conference held in Sydney

  Mar 16, 2018
NDO/VNA – An ASEAN-Australia Special Business Conference was organised on March 16 in Sydney, New South Wales, within the framework of the on-going ASEAN-Australia Special Summit.  

ASEAN makes poverty eradication a top priority

  Jan 30, 2018
NDO/VNA – The eradication of poverty and reduction of development gaps remain as the top priorities of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). 

Delhi Declaration of ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit

  Jan 26, 2018
NDO/VNA - Leaders of the member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India gathered in New Delhi, India, on January 25 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations and issued the Delhi Declaration. Following is the full text of the declaration.  

Cambodia’s largest-ever ceremony marks victory over Pol Pot

  Jan 08, 2018
NDO/VNA – The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) on January 7 held the largest-ever ceremony in Phnom Penh to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the January 7 Victory Day (January 7, 1979) over the genocidal regime of Pol Pot. 

New ASEAN chief calls for more disaster management efforts

  Jan 06, 2018
NDO/VNA – ASEAN should intensify its disaster management efforts after the region was recently hit by several deadly storms, emphasised ASEAN’s new Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi. 

ASEAN member states call for closer cooperation

  Jan 05, 2018
NDO/VNA – Former Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Le Luong Minh has called for more efforts and closer cooperation from the group’s member nations to promote intra-bloc development.  

Khanh Hoa hosts ASEAN-India workshop on blue economy

  Nov 25, 2017
NDO/VNA – An ASEAN-India Workshop themed “Blue Economy: From Concept to Action” is taking place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province, from November 24-25.  

Tokyo celebration marks 50th anniversary of ASEAN

  Nov 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – Japan held a ceremony in Tokyo on November 22 to mark the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), recognising the bloc’s role in promoting peace and stability in the region and the world.  

EAS leaders reaffirm importance of keeping peace, stability in East Sea

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO/VNA - Leaders of the 10 ASEAN member states and partner countries have reaffirmed the importance of maintaining peace, stability and security in the East Sea, internationally known as South China Sea, while attending the recent 12th East Asia Summit (EAS) in Manila, the Philippines. 

Vietnam urges building of vision for responsible ASEM

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO/VNA – As the Asia–Europe Meeting (ASEM) enters the third decade, it is time to build a vision for a responsible and responsive ASEM as a champion for multilateral cooperation, said a senior Vietnamese official. 

ASEAN navies cooperate to protect marine environment

  Nov 20, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 11th ASEAN Navy Chiefs’ Meeting (ANCM-11) opened in Pattaya city, Thailand, on November 19, themed “Protection and Preservation of the Marine Environment.” 

Cambodia inaugurates Vietnam-funded broadcast station project’s phase I

  Nov 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – Phase I of a project to build nine FM radio and television broadcasting stations funded by the Vietnamese Government in Cambodia was inaugurated in Kampong Cham province on November 16.  

ASEAN reach consensus on protecting rights of migrant workers

  Nov 15, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Leaders of the ASEAN member countries have signed the ASEAN Consensus on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers following 10 years of negotiations. 

China proposes formulation of strategic partnership vision with ASEAN

  Nov 15, 2017
NDO/ VNA – China has proposed the formulation of a vision for strategic partnership between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) toward 2030 to upgrade cooperation.