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PM: joining hands in building ASEAN Community amidst Industry 4.0

Politics

PM: joining hands in building ASEAN Community amidst Industry 4.0

As the host of the 2018 World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN 2018), Vietnam has the responsibility to work with the WEF and ASEAN to discuss important issues and plans for the development of ASEAN member countries amidst the Fourth Industrial Revolution, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Forum to promote ASEAN as dynamic, innovative bloc

Business

Forum to promote ASEAN as dynamic, innovative bloc

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN), scheduled to open in Hanoi on September 11, is expected to further consolidate the unity of and promote ASEAN as a bloc of dynamic development and innovation in the context of Industry 4.0.

Laos suspends import of pork products from China

ASEAN

Laos suspends import of pork products from China

The Government and the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Laos have issued a dispatch on suspending the import of pork, piglets and all pork products from China due to concerns about the spread of African hog cholera into the Southeast Asia country.

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

World

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

A new World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) report finds that ASEAN’s biggest banks are increasingly aware of the impact their businesses have on the environment and society, but are slow to act on the huge potential they hold in addressing climate change and financing sustainable food, energy and infrastructure systems in the region.

AEC helps Vietnam gain firm foothold in ASEAN market

Business

AEC helps Vietnam gain firm foothold in ASEAN market

After 23 years joining the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Vietnam’s economy has connected closely with the bloc’s economy, especially after the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) was set up in late 2015, said Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh.