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AMM 53: US stresses law-based international order in East Seaicon

AMM 53: US stresses law-based international order in East Sea

US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun and foreign ministers stressed the importance of law-based international order in the settlement of disputes and rising militarisation in the East Sea at the virtual 27th ASEAN Regional Forum.

 
US sanctions Chinese firms, individuals for illegal construction of artificial islands in East Seaicon

US sanctions Chinese firms, individuals for illegal construction of artificial islands in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
27/08/2020

The Bureau of Industry and Security in the US Department of Commerce announced yesterday that it added 24 Chinese companies to the Entity List for their involvement in the illegal construction of artificial islands in the East Sea.

US, Vietnam cooperates in uncovering fraudulent COVID-19 websitesicon

US, Vietnam cooperates in uncovering fraudulent COVID-19 websites

SOCIETY
18/08/2020

The US and Vietnamese authorities partnered on an investigation for fraud related to the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to the arrests of three suspects.

TikTok threatens legal action against Trump US banicon

TikTok threatens legal action against Trump US ban

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/08/2020

The Chinese firm says it is "shocked" by an order for US companies to stop doing business with the app.

US discusses with Philippines, Malaysia on East Seaicon

US discusses with Philippines, Malaysia on East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
07/08/2020

US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo held talks with his Philippine counterpart on August 6 to update the latter on recent changes in US policy on maritime claims in the East Sea, 

ASEAN, US to strengthen capacity in response to new waves of COVID-19icon

ASEAN, US to strengthen capacity in response to new waves of COVID-19

POLITICS
06/08/2020

ASEAN and the US agreed to strengthen capacity to cope with new waves of COVID-19 infection and minimise the pandemic’s impacts at the virtual 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogue on Wednesday.

US reaffirms opposition to China’s unlawful claims in East Seaicon

US reaffirms opposition to China’s unlawful claims in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
06/08/2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on August 4 held a phone talk with Bruneian Foreign Minister II Erywan Yusof, 

Vietnam attends 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogueicon

Vietnam attends 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogue

POLITICS
06/08/2020

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung, Head of Vietnam's ASEAN SOM, attended the 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogue, which was held via video conference on August 5

Vietnam’s small companies look to the US marketicon

Vietnam’s small companies look to the US market

BUSINESS
05/08/2020

The US is an important export market targeted not only by large Vietnamese corporations but also small enterprises.

Singapore, US back settlement of East Sea disputes under international lawicon

Singapore, US back settlement of East Sea disputes under international law

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
04/08/2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has reiterated US support for Southeast Asian states upholding their sovereign rights and interests in the East Sea under international law.

US, Indonesia highlight international law abidance in East Seaicon

US, Indonesia highlight international law abidance in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
04/08/2020

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi discussed bilateral defence ties and regional tensions over China’s claim that it owns most of the East Sea, 

Singapore man admits being Chinese spy in USicon

Singapore man admits being Chinese spy in US

POLITICS
26/07/2020

The guilty plea of the man who found spying targets on LinkedIn comes as US-China tensions rise.

US reaffirms commitment to supporting COC, denuclearisationicon

US reaffirms commitment to supporting COC, denuclearisation

POLITICS
26/07/2020

The US has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting the building of the Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC) and the process of denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.

Canada court rules US 'not safe' for asylum seekersicon

Canada court rules US 'not safe' for asylum seekers

POLITICS
23/07/2020

The US violates the human rights of asylum seekers by imprisoning them, a Canadian judge rules.

US companies planning to expand investment in Vietnamicon

US companies planning to expand investment in Vietnam

BUSINESS
18/07/2020

An online discussion took place recently in Washington D.C. to look into post-COVID-19 investment opportunities throughout ASEAN, with some companies saying they will soon announce investment and business expansion plans in Vietnam.

US tech and film 'collaborating' with China - US Attorney General William Barricon

US tech and film 'collaborating' with China - US Attorney General William Barr

POLITICS
17/07/2020

US Attorney General William Barr has accused Hollywood and US tech firms of "collaborating" with the Chinese government to do business there.

Vietnam welcomes East Sea stance in line with law: Foreign Ministry spokespersonicon

Vietnam welcomes East Sea stance in line with law: Foreign Ministry spokesperson

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
16/07/2020

Vietnam welcomes other countries’ stance on the East Sea issue in line with international law, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on July 15.

Vietnam-US relations at level no one could imagine 25 years ago: Ambassadoricon

Vietnam-US relations at level no one could imagine 25 years ago: Ambassador

POLITICS
10/07/2020

Vietnam-US relations have reached a level in both scope and scale that no one could have imagined 25 years ago,