PM concludes trip to attend 34th ASEAN Summit in Thailand Politics

PM concludes trip to attend 34th ASEAN Summit in Thailand

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and a high-level Vietnamese delegation arrived in Hanoi on June 23 afternoon, wrapping up their attendance at the 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok at the invitation of Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
 ASEAN affirms central role in creating new trade architecture: AEM-50 World

ASEAN affirms central role in creating new trade architecture: AEM-50

Through the negotiations of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has affirmed its central role in creating new regional trade architecture that contributes to the multilateral trading system and creating momentums to boost trade liberalisation and commercialisation.
Party leader concludes US visit Politics

Party leader concludes US visit

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong arrived in Hanoi on July 12, successfully concluding his official US visit at the invitation of President Barack Obama’s administration.
Vietnam-US joint vision statement adopted Politics

Vietnam-US joint vision statement adopted

Vietnam and the US adopted on July 7 (local time) a joint vision statement between the two countries on the occasion of the official visit to the US by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong from July 6-10 at the invitation of the US administration.

The statement recognises the positive and substantive developments in many areas of cooperation over the past 20 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, and affirms continued pursuit of a deepened, sustained, and substantive relationship on the basis of respect for the United Nations Charter, international law, and each other’s political systems.
21st ASEAN Regional Forum issues Chairman’s Statement ASEAN

21st ASEAN Regional Forum issues Chairman’s Statement

The 21st ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF-21) on August 10 issued a Chairman’s Statement, which again highlighted the importance of ARF as a political and security forum for boosting regional peace, stability and prosperity through dialogue and cooperation.