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36th ASEAN Summit opens in Hanoi

The 36th ASEAN Summit themed “Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN” took place in Hanoi on June 26 under the chair by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

ASEAN, China enhance cooperation in response to COVID-19

A special meeting of the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC) and a special conference of ASEAN-China Foreign Ministers on cooperation in responding to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) took place in Vientiane, Laos, on February 20.

Malaysia calls for capitalisation of ASEAN’s population to boost growth

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has called on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to leverage on its large population base as a more integrated market to achieve greater economic growth.

Experts condemn China’s violation of international law in East Sea

Over 50 experts from research institutes and universities in the Czech Republic gathered at a recent workshop in Prague on resolving disputes in the East Sea.

ASEAN nations agree to jointly bid for World Cup 2034

Foreign ministers of ASEAN member countries agreed to launch a joint bid to host the World Cup 2034 - the biggest sporting event on the planet.

Vietnamese education prepares for ASEAN integration

VietNamNet Bridge – The ASEAN Economic Community will be officially established at the end of this month. Pursuant to signed agreements, ASEAN member countries will accept each other’s qualifications. 

Corporate governance will bring in investors: seminar

VietNamNet Bridge – Corporate governance is the most important factor along with sustainable development in attracting investors, boosting capital markets and bringing benefits to the economies of ASEAN member countries, especially Viet Nam,

Government targets business environment, competitiveness

 VietNamNet Bridge – Central Institute for Economic Management Director Nguyen Dinh Cung spoke to Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) about progress on commerce reforms.

Vietnam to host ASEAN telecoms ministers’ meeting

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam will host the 15th ASEAN Telecommunications and Information Technology Ministers’ Meeting (TELMIN) next year.

Political Headlines January 23

 President conveys holiday wishes to nation's brightest; Party leader discusses ties with Chinese counterpart; Vietnam chairs ASEAN Pretoria Committee meeting

Mekong countries push sustainability

VietNamNet Bridge – A prosperous and environmentally sustainable Mekong region would build a strong and united ASEAN and contribute to maintaining peace, stability, co-operation and development in Asia and the world,

Economic woes fail to dampen tourism

 VietNamNet Bridge – Despite the downbeat economy, the tourism industry is optimistic.