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East Asia

ASEAN senior officials meet in Philippines

World

ASEAN senior officials meet in Philippines

ASEAN senior officials met in Manila, the Philippines, on May 22 to discuss measures to realise outcomes of the 30th ASEAN Summit in April and prepare for the 50th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting.

President lauds relations with Canada

Politics

President lauds relations with Canada

President Tran Dai Quang has expressed his appreciation for the relations between Vietnam and Canada, wishing to bolster the bilateral multi-dimensional cooperation in a more practical manner.

Vietnam, China issue joint statement

Politics

Vietnam, China issue joint statement

Vietnam-China friendship is a valuable asset of the two countries’ Parties, States and people and it needs to be preserved and promoted, said a joint statement between Vietnam and China.

ASEAN, Canada agree to promote role of SMEs

World

ASEAN, Canada agree to promote role of SMEs

Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Canada have agreed to promote the role of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in regional economic development during the 14th ASEAN-Canada Dialogue Meeting in Ottawa.

Deputy PM meets Japanese leaders

Politics

Deputy PM meets Japanese leaders

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met Japanese leaders during his ongoing visit to Japan from May 8-10 at the invitation of Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida.

Japan proposes currency swap deal to ASEAN

ASEAN

Japan proposes currency swap deal to ASEAN

Japan on May 5 proposed a new type bilateral currency swap agreement, worth 40 billion USD, to the ASEAN to tackle short-time liquidity difficulties during crisis time, Kyodo News Agency reported.