Vietnam ready to act as bride to connect EAEU, ASEAN: official

Vietnam ready to act as bride to connect EAEU, ASEAN: official

NDO/VNA – Vietnam, as an active ASEAN member and the first nation to sign a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), is willing to work as a bridge to help the EAEU and Russia to expand trade and investment ties with the ASEAN, a Vietnamese trade official said. (Jun 09, 2019 20:32:24)


ASEAN, China talk ways to bolster strategic partnership

  May 20, 2019 09:51:43
NDO/VNA – Senior officials of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China held a consultation in Hangzhou, China’s Zhejiang province, on May 19 to review cooperation, discuss measures to promote partnership, and prepare for the ASEAN-China post ministerial conference this August. 

KOICA to double ODA for six ASEAN countries

  May 18, 2019 21:54:25
NDO/VNA – The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) is planning to double official development assistance (ODA) for six members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) by 2023.  

ASEAN, Japan agree to step up technical cooperation

  May 14, 2019 18:23:57
NDO/VNA – An ASEAN - Japan agreement on technical cooperation was signed in Tokyo on May 13, the first of its kind sealed between the bloc and its dialogue partner. 

Philippines holds midterm election

  May 14, 2019 10:46:17
NDO – Over 61 million Philippine voters took to the polls on May 13 to cast their votes in the national midterm election to select local officials and senators, Reuters and the Vietnam News Agency reported. 

ASEAN, UN review cooperation until 2020

  May 08, 2019 10:41:22
NDO/VNA – ASEAN ambassadors and UN officials have sat down to examine the two organisations’ joint projects and cooperation activities within their Plan of Action for 2016-2020. 

ASEAN+3 discuss cooperation in response to financial crises

  May 02, 2019 21:47:09
NDO/VNA – Finance chiefs of the 10 ASEAN nations and Japan, China, and the Republic of Korea (ASEAN+3) met in Fiji on May 2 to discuss the enhancement of cooperation in times of financial crisis, including expanding the currency swap agreement between them. 

Vietnamese cuisine attracts ASEAN friends in Malaysia

  Apr 29, 2019 15:26:16
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese dishes were served to people from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) members during an event held in Malaysia on April 29. 

ASEAN Charity Food Fair takes place in Indonesia

  Apr 26, 2019 13:29:20
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Women’s Circle (AWC) organised the ASEAN Charity Food Fair 2019 in Jakarta, Indonesia, on April 25 with the aim to foster solidarity and cultural exchange among women from the regional countries and raise funds in support of disadvantaged children. 

ASEAN economic ministers ink investment, trade pacts

  Apr 23, 2019 22:18:23
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Trade in Services Agreement (ATISA) and the fourth protocol amending the ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement (ACIA) were inked by ASEAN economic ministers in Thailand on April 23. 

ASEAN countries boost trade ties with western Mexican state

  Apr 14, 2019 16:49:18
NDO/VNA – A business cooperation forum was held in the western state of Jalisco, the second biggest economic centre of Mexico, on April 11 and 12 to foster its multifaceted relations with ASEAN countries, particularly in trade, investment, education and tourism. 

ASEAN, India bolster maritime cooperation, connectivity

  Apr 14, 2019 11:53:37
NDO/VNA – The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India have voiced their determination to bolster bilateral ties by stepping up maritime cooperation and connectivity. 

ASEAN, China enhance multifaceted cooperation

  Apr 11, 2019 11:51:32
NDO/VNA – The 20th ASEAN-China Joint Cooperation Committee (ACJCC) Meeting took place in Jakarta on April 9. 

Vietnamese culture introduced at ASEAN Bazaar in Argentina

  Apr 08, 2019 10:33:49
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Committee in Argentina, which groups the embassies of Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia, organised an annual ASEAN bazaar on April 6, featuring a wide range of their traditional handicrafts, food and musical performances. 

ASEAN finance ministers, central bank governors meet in Thailand

  Apr 05, 2019 22:33:12
NDO/VNA – The 23rd ASEAN Finance Ministers’ Meeting (AFMM) and the fifth ASEAN Finance Ministers' and Central Bank Governors' Meeting (AFMGM) took place in Chiang Rai, Thailand, on April 5 under the chair of Thai Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong and Governor of Thai Central Bank Veerathai Santiprabhob.