Vietnam prepares for ASEAN Chairmanship
09:15 | 07/11/2019 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - A number of related meetings took place in the framework of the 51st ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting (AEM 51) in Bangkok from September 3-10. These included the 33rd ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) Council Meeting, the 22nd ASEAN Economic Ministers-ASEAN Investment Area (AEM-AIA) Council Meeting, consultation meetings between ASEAN and partner countries, the seventh Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting, the 11th Mekong-Japan Economic Ministerial Meeting, and the 11th Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) Economic Ministers Meeting.
Vietnam looks ahead to 2020 Asean Chairmanship
09:49 | 15/10/2019 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has become one of Vietnam’s leading economic and trade partners since the
country joined the bloc 24 years ago. ASEAN integration will be among the priorities when Vietnam assumes the ASEAN Chair in 2020.
Vietnam, Malaysia target trade turnover of US$20 billion
11:03 | 08/10/2019 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - On the occasion of the official visit to Vietnam from August 26-28 by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, the two countries agreed to raise bilateral trade to US$20 billion as soon as possible, while promoting investments in areas of high potential.
ASEAN Youth Fellowship expands programme to foster deeper people-to-people ties
15:36 | 07/10/2019 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - Last week, 39 young ASEAN leaders gathered in Singapore to exchange ideas as well as discuss issues and opportunities to collaborate for sustainable partnerships at the second run of the ASEAN Youth Fellowship (AYF) programme organised by the Singapore International Foundation (SIF) and National Youth Council (NYC). Three Vietnamese young leaders also attended the event and shared their experiences across social and economic fields.
Vietnam and Laos promote border trade cooperation
08:28 | 04/08/2019 Vietnam - Asean
The Ministry of Industry and Trade in coordination with the Quang Tri provincial People's Committee organised a conference on July 26 to review the three-year implementation of the Vietnam - Laos Border Trade Agreement signed between the two Governments.