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ASEAN anniversary marked in Indonesia

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ASEAN anniversary marked in Indonesia

The Secretariat of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) held a ceremony in Jakarta, Indonesia on August 8 marking the 51st founding anniversary of the bloc.

Thailand works to boost sustainable border development

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Thailand works to boost sustainable border development

Thai envoys to neighbouring countries and 32 governors of its border provinces will meet in a two-day meeting since August 9 with the theme of “Synergised efforts to enhance security, prosperity, and sustainable development in the Border Provinces”.

Vietnam affirms its role in ASEAN

World

Vietnam affirms its role in ASEAN

In the common development of ASEAN, Vietnam has been evaluated as one of the most active members with significant contributions to the bloc's activities.

HCM City builds sustainable relations with ASEAN members

Politics

HCM City builds sustainable relations with ASEAN members

Right after Vietnam became a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 1995, Ho Chi Minh City has carried out a line-up of activities to bolster trade, investment, culture and people diplomacy cooperation with ASEAN member states, playing an important role in the Vietnam-ASEAN relations.

Cambodia’s rice export down in 7-month period

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Cambodia’s rice export down in 7-month period

Cambodia’s rice exports in the first seven months of this year reduced by nearly 6.3 percent year on year, or 18,837 tonnes, to 297,080 tonnes, according to statistics of the secretariat of the One-Window Service for Rice Export Formality.

Singapore: Cyber-attack may be made by state-linked group

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Singapore: Cyber-attack may be made by state-linked group

Singapore’s worst cyber-attack in its history, in which personal information of about 1.5 million people, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, was stolen, has the hallmarks of a state-linked group, said Singaporean Minister for Communications and Information S.Iswaran.

ASEAN members meet on immigration issues

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ASEAN members meet on immigration issues

ASEAN Directors-General of Immigration Departments and Heads of Consular Affairs Divisions of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs (DGICM) convened their 22nd meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on August 6.