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Brussels hosts workshop on maritime security in East Asia
01/10/2014 | 10:49:13
Scholars and policy-makers from Japan, Vietnam, China, Australia and the European Union gathered in Brussels on September 30 for a discussion on maritime security and safety in East Asia, an issue that concerns both regions.
ASEAN, Australia to strengthen comprehensive partnership
ASEAN and Australia have reaffirmed their shared commitment to boost their comprehensive partnership during the fourth meeting of the ASEAN-Australia Joint Cooperation Committee (AAJCC) concluded in Jakarta recently.
AEC’s 2015 deadline target hardly comes true: ADB
The target to establish an ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015 is hard to be met as negotiations have progressed to a more difficulty, according a recent report release by the Asia Development Bank (ADB).
IMF hails Cambodia’s economic growth
03/12/2013 | 16:41:15
Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde highly valued Cambodia for its high economic growth and pledged continued support for the country's financial reform.
ASEAN looks to AIDS-free generation
03/12/2013 | 16:21:51
ASEAN General Secretary Le Luong Minh has called on the group’s members to strengthen efforts and share experience in the fight against HIV/AIDS in their current progress towards a single community with one vision and one identity by 2015.
Electric fence planned along Malaysia-Thailand border
03/12/2013 | 11:37:44
Malaysia will install a 141 km-long electric fence along its border section with Thailand in Kelantan state to curb cross-border crimes, according to Malaysian Home Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.
ASEAN promotes protection of women and children’s rights
03/12/2013 | 11:34:57
An action plan for 2014 to further promote and protect the rights of women and children have been adopted at a recent meeting of the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC), said the ASEAN Secretariat.
Cambodian front marks founding day
03/12/2013 | 11:32:34
A meeting to mark the 35th founding anniversary of the Cambodian United Front for National Salvation was held in Pi Thnu commune, Snuon district, Kratie province on December 2.
Air route to fuel VN-Singapore ties
A new air route linking Phu Quoc island and Singapore will create a new impetus for bilateral ties.
VNA, PL enhance information exchange
VNA General Director Nguyen Duc Loi held talks with the visiting PL delegation in Hanoi on Sept. 30
China’s National Day marked in Hanoi
The Chinese Embassy in Hanoi hosted a reception on Sept. 29 to mark China’s 65th National Day.
Education costs push Sept. CPI up by 0.4 pct
Vietnam’s CPI for September rose by 0.4 percent compared to the previous month.
Mekong Delta produces 20.6 mln tonnes of rice
The Mekong Delta has harvested 20.6 million tonnes of rice during the two main seasons.
Singapore Senior Minister visits Vietnam
Singapore's Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong's visit to Vietnam is sure to boost bilateral strategic partnership.
ADB continues to assist VN
The (ADB will continue to support VN's development process by providing 1.3 bln USD in loans each year.
President Sang offers incense to Hung Kings
President Truong Tan Sang offered incense to Vietnam’s founding fathers, Hung Kings, on Sept. 18.
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