• pm concludes trip to attend 34th asean summit in thailand
    10:56 | 24/06/2019
    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and a high-level Vietnamese delegation arrived in Hanoi on June 23 afternoon, wrapping up their attendance at the 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok at the invitation of Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
  • asean adb launch initiative to support green infrastructure projects
    20:55 | 05/04/2019
    Southeast Asian governments, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and major development financiers on April 4 launched a new initiative to invest more than 1 billion USD in green infrastructure projects across Southeast Asia.
  • asean canada joint cooperation committee holds 7th meeting
    09:48 | 18/03/2019
    A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador Tran Duc Binh, head of the country’s permanent mission to ASEAN, attended the seventh ASEAN - Canada Joint Cooperation Committee Meeting, which took place in Jakarta, Indonesia on March 15.
  • asean nations join hands to eliminate child early forced marriage
    12:30 | 07/03/2019
    A forum on child, early, and forced marriage (CEFM) was held in Jakarta, Indonesia on March 6 by the ASEAN Secretariat in combination with the UN Children's Fund, UN Population Fund , and the Plan International. 
  • pm attends 2nd rcep leaders meeting
    10:19 | 15/11/2018
    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) needs to be in the form of a cooperation framework that fosters trade and investment, rendering common prosperity for the region.
  • deputy pm hosts leaders of ammd 6 delegations
    10:55 | 19/10/2018
    Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception in Ha Noi on October 18 for heads of delegations attending the sixth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters (AMMD-6). 
  • typhoon mangkhut wrecks havocs in its way
    16:06 | 17/09/2018
    At least 30 miners were killed and 13 others went missing in a landslide, triggered by Typhoon Mangkhut, in Itogon town, the Philippines’ northern province of Benguet.
  • a way forward for asean
    15:54 | 14/09/2018
    “ASEAN 4.0: What does the Fourth Industrial Revolution mean for regional economic integration?”  is a research report suggested by the World Economic Forum’s ASEAN Regional Strategy Group. Announced in November 2017, the report was written and researched jointly by the World Economic Forum and the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
  • get together marks aseans 51st founding anniversary
    14:28 | 24/08/2018
    The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations and the municipal Vietnam-Southeast Asia Friendship Association held a get-together on August 23 on the occasion of the 51st founding anniversary of ASEAN (August 8).
  • vietnam actively realizes asean commitments
    10:33 | 08/08/2018
    Vietnam has actively got involved in the realisation of ASEAN commitments since the country joined the association on July 28, 1995, according Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung.