Vietnam hands over Chairmanhip of ASEAN Committee in Bern to Philippines

Vietnam hands over Chairmanhip of ASEAN Committee in Bern to Philippines

NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy in the Switzerland, as Chair of the ASEAN Committee in Bern (ACB), has hosted the fifth meeting of the committee in 2020 to review the working term of Vietnam as the chair of the committee and hand over the role to the Philippine Embassy. (Jan 11, 2021 21:22:33)


ASEAN leader complements Vietnam’s success in ASEAN Chair Year

  Jan 17, 2021 15:16:29
NDO/VNA - ASEAN Secretary-General Dato Lim Jock Hoi has lauded Vietnam’s leadership and persistence in leading the ASEAN in building the ASEAN Community, and especially in promoting the grouping’s joint efforts in coping with the COVID-19 pandemic. 

ASEAN Week 2020 promotes ASEAN-Russia cooperation

  Dec 13, 2020 21:06:47
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Week 2020, which was hosted by the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, with a series of cultural, scientific and educational events, concluded on December 11, helping to strengthen ASEAN-Russia exchanges and cooperation. 

GSO hosts high-level forum on ASEAN Community Statistical System

  Dec 11, 2020 11:00:06
NDO/VNA - The General Statistics Office (GSO), as ASEAN Chair in the field of statistics this year, hosted a High-level Forum on the ASEAN Community Statistical System (ACSS) and Vietnam’s statistical system in the form of video conference on December 10. 

Vietnam actively contributing to ASEAN defence cooperation

  Dec 10, 2020 17:34:40
NDO/VNA – The 14th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM), the 7th ADMM Plus (ADMM+), and related events are taking place via videoconference from December 9-10 under the chair of Vietnam. 

ACMF to issue ASEAN sustainability bond standards

  Dec 10, 2020 10:13:29
NDO/VNA – The ASEAN Capital Markets Forum (ACMF) announced results of the 33rd Chairs’ Meeting held via videoconference on December 9. 

Vietnam attends 37th ASEAN Social Security Association Board Meeting

  Dec 10, 2020 10:13:22
NDO/VNA – General Director of Vietnam Social Security (VSS) Nguyen The Manh attended the 37th ASEAN Social Security Association (ASSA) Board Meeting on December 9, during which he proposed that members enhance connectivity and cooperation towards an ASEAN social welfare community of consensus and development. 

Vietnam’s chairmanship lauded at high-level meeting of ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center

  Dec 10, 2020 10:13:18
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s 2020 chairmanship was applauded at the 14th meeting of the Steering Committee of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC), held in Phnom Penh on December 9 in the form of videoconference. 

Vietnam reviews 2020 performance of ASEAN Committee in New York

  Dec 09, 2020 10:36:56
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Permanent Mission to the UN held a virtual meeting on December 7 to summarise activities of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Committee in New York this year and handed over its current chairmanship to Brunei. 

United Nations General Assembly adopts first Vietnam-initiated resolution

  Dec 09, 2020 10:34:02
NDO/VNA - The United Nations (UN) General Assembly on December 7 approved Resolution A/RES/75/27 proclaiming December 27 as the International Day of Epidemic Preparedness at its 75th session. 

ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs Carnival held online for the first time

  Nov 30, 2020 16:08:15
NDO – The 5th ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs Carnival opened in Hanoi on November 30 in the form of an online conference for the first time ever. 

Venezuela reiterates request to join ASEAN cooperation treaty

  Nov 27, 2020 10:24:39
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on November 26 ratified his country's formal request to join the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). 

Vietnam attends 34th meeting of Asian political parties

  Nov 26, 2020 11:31:29
NDO/VNA – A Party delegation, led by deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Nguyen Manh Cuong, attended the 34th meeting of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) on November 25. 

ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations convenes 38th conference

  Nov 25, 2020 17:46:22
NDO/VNA - The 38th Conference of the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations (CAFEO), with the theme “Fostering initiatives and actions by AFEO to build a sustainable and prosperous ASEAN Community”, opened online on November 25.  

Vietnamese-drafted ASEAN-UN cooperation resolution adopted

  Nov 24, 2020 18:08:25
NDO/VNA – The United Nations (UN) General Assembly on November 23 adopted the ASEAN-UN cooperation resolution with the backing of 110 countries, the highest number of co-sponsors for the resolution since it was introduced for the first time in 2002.