ASEAN works to counter social, cultural challenges at root

ASEAN works to counter social, cultural challenges at root

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).  (18 hours ago)


ASEAN+3 nations deliberate threats from rising protectionism

  May 04, 2018
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. 

32nd ASEAN Summit opens in Singapore

  Apr 28, 2018
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
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
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
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
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.  

ASEAN Foreign Ministers issue statement on situation in Syria

  Apr 24, 2018
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Foreign Ministers issued a statement on the situation in Syria on April 24, in which they urged all of the parties involved to work towards a sustainable political solution through dialogue and negotiations. 

ASEAN Summit looks to build resilient, innovative community

  Apr 24, 2018
NDO/VNA – The 32nd ASEAN Summit will take place on April 27-28 in Singapore under the theme of “Building a Resilient and Innovative ASEAN”, with the participation of leaders of the 10 ASEAN member states. 

ASEAN targets sustainable economic growth, financial stability

  Apr 06, 2018
NDO/VNA – Maintaining sustainable economic growth and ensuring financial stability and self-resilience are key goals reached at the 22nd ASEAN Finance Ministers’ Meeting (AFMM-22), the fourth ASEAN Finance Minister and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting (AFMGM-4) and related meetings held in Singapore from April 3-6. 

ASEAN Finance Ministers' Meeting opens in Singapore

  Apr 06, 2018
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Finance Ministers began their 22nd meeting in Singapore on April 6.  

ASEAN, US hold 31st dialogue in Malaysia

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO/VNA - ASEAN and the US underscored the importance of their strategic partnership at their 31st dialogue in Selangor, Malaysia on April 2-3. 

Vietnam attends ASEANSAI conference in Indonesia

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO/VNA – Deputy Auditor General of the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) Doan Xuan Tien is attending a symposium of the ASEAN Supreme Audit Institutions (ASEANSAI) in Indonesia on April 2-3. 

Malaysian court continues trial of Doan Thi Huong

  Mar 24, 2018
NDO/VNA - The Shah Alam High Court of Selangor State of Malaysia held a hearing on March 20-23 for Doan Thi Huong, one of the two suspects in the murder of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) national Kim Chol in February 2017. 

10th coordinating conference of ASCCO held in Indonesia

  Mar 22, 2018
NDO/VNA – The 10th Coordinating Conference for the ASEAN Political-Security Community (ASCCO) took place in Indonesia’s capital city of Jakarta on March 22.