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ASEAN, EU seek information-sharing mechanism

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ASEAN, EU seek information-sharing mechanism

On March 8, senior economic officials from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU) met to prepare for the 12th ASEAN Economic Ministers and EU Trade Commissioner consultations and the upcoming 3rd ASEAN-EU Business Summit on March 9 in Hanoi.

EU-ASEAN trade ties in spotlight

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EU-ASEAN trade ties in spotlight

Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium cum Head of the country’s delegation to the European Union (EU) Pham Sanh Chau has expressed optimism at the progress of negotiations for a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the EU, and between the EU and ASEAN.

Regional conference aims to solve labour disputes

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Regional conference aims to solve labour disputes

A regional conference on labour disputes was held in Hanoi on Feb. 28 by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Vietnam, the host Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) and the ASEAN Secretariat.

ASEAN, Netherlands strengthen cooperation

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ASEAN, Netherlands strengthen cooperation

ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh and Foreign Minister of the Netherlands Frans Timmermans discussed potential fields where the two sides can further cooperation, at a meeting in Indonesia on February 21.

ASEAN, New Zealand boost cooperation

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ASEAN, New Zealand boost cooperation

The 20 th ASEAN-New Zealand Dialogue, held last week in Wellington, New Zealand, discussed efforts to further ASEAN-New Zealand cooperation in the ongoing Four Flagship Initiatives.

ASEAN, India create most dynamic partnership

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ASEAN, India create most dynamic partnership

ASEAN-India partnership has grown into one of ASEAN’s most comprehensive, dynamic and fast-growing partnerships, Le Luong Minh, ASEAN Secretary General, has said at the inaugural session of the fifth Delhi Dialogue.