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Radio contest launched in promotion of ASEAN

Society

Radio contest launched in promotion of ASEAN

A contest promoting the importance of a united and prosperous ASEAN community launched in Hanoi on January 8 in an effort for Vietnamese to better understand ASEAN and Vietnam’s contribution to the association.

World's top ten events in 2009

World

World's top ten events in 2009

The world economy started to recover. Despite not having completely escaped from the recession, the global economy has shown signs of recovery after plunging down for two consecutive years.

Nation urged to capitalise on ASEAN integration

World

Nation urged to capitalise on ASEAN integration

Vietnam needs to rely on its internal economic strength and less on foreign investment to capitalise on its integration into ASEAN, former vice president of Vietnam Truong My Hoa told a seminar in HCM City on Nov. 24.

Cuban newspaper hails East Asian connection

Politics

Cuban newspaper hails East Asian connection

The Granma daily newspaper, the official organ of the Communist Party of Cuba, ran an article on November 14 stressing that the ASEAN Summit, expected to take place in Hanoi in April 2010, will mark a new milestone in Southeast Asia ’s integration process as well as the East Asian region in general.

Vietnam seeks solid ties with Singapore

Politics

Vietnam seeks solid ties with Singapore

President Nguyen Minh Triet affirmed Vietnam’s wish to develop its friendship and cooperation with Singapore in a comprehensive, long-term and durable manner at a forum before he wrapped up his State visit to Singapore on November 17.

ASEAN information ministers meet in Laos

World

ASEAN information ministers meet in Laos

Senior officials from 10 ASEAN countries, the bloc’s dialogue partners and ASEAN Secretariat are gathering in Vientiane for the 10th meeting of ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Information.