ASEAN and global economic leaders brainstorm on tech, trade challenges
08:36 | 27/09/2018 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - The World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) themed “ASEAN 4.0: Entrepreneurship and the Fourth Industrial Revolution” took place from September 11-13 in Hanoi, raising many ideas and orientations to promote cooperation and sustainable development in the digital age. Some 1,000 representatives of business and government from abroad attended the meeting.
Vietnam, Malaysia promote friendship, cooperation
08:33 | 20/09/2018 Vietnam - Asean
The Vietnam - Malaysia Friendship Association (VMFA) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) hosted a friendship exchange in Hanoi on September 19 as part of activities to mark the 61st anniversary of Malaysia’s National Day.
Progress made on massive ASEAN trade pact
09:51 | 14/09/2018 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - Regional and global economic ministers convening in late August in Singapore agreed to boost efforts to conclude a broad-based trade agreement by the end of the year among the 10-nation ASEAN bloc and its nine partner nations - Australia, Canada, China, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Russia and the US.
Vietnam, Thailand target US$20 billion in trade
08:33 | 12/09/2018 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - The third meeting of the Vietnam-Thailand Joint Trade Committee, co-chaired by Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and Thai Minister of Commerce Sontirat Sontijirawong, took place recently in Hanoi, contributing to economic cooperation and trade between the two countries.
ASEAN ministers urge closer integration, US trade liberalization
09:01 | 05/09/2018 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - Southeast Asia’s foreign ministers convened in Singapore in early August, highlighting the need to increase intraregional trade and investment and cope with the technological transformation affecting the region and the world. A wide-ranging joint statement issued by the foreign ministers of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) also signaled progress for negotiations on a code of conduct in the disputed waters of the East Sea.
ASEAN, a global economic highlight
08:37 | 03/09/2018 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - The 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) marks its 51st anniversary this month, with a record of strong growth and major positive impact on the global economy. Vietnam has contributed greatly to ASEAN’s development and achievements.