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Chile pays close attention to WEF ASEAN

Politics

Chile pays close attention to WEF ASEAN

Chilean Foreign Minister Roberto Ampuero has affirmed that Chile pays particular attention to participating in the World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) as it is a leading mechanism in supporting the application of technology and creating benefit for citizens.

Vietnam, Russia issue joint statement

Politics

Vietnam, Russia issue joint statement

Vietnam and Russia issued a 40-point joint statement on the official visit to Russia by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong from September 5-8, made at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Vietnam actively contributes to negotiations of regional economic pact

Business

Vietnam actively contributes to negotiations of regional economic pact

The 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM-50) Meeting and Related Meetings, which freshly concluded in Singapore on September 1 after four days of working, is an important event in the context of rising global trade protectionism and unilateralisaiton, said Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh in a recent interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency.

 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.

Deputy PM’s visit to deepen Vietnam-Singapore ties

Politics

Deputy PM’s visit to deepen Vietnam-Singapore ties

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh’s official visit to Singapore from July 30-31 is expected to deepen the cooperative and strategic partnership between the two countries, Vietnamese Ambassador to Singapore Tao Thanh Huong said.

ASEAN countries discuss smart cities

World

ASEAN countries discuss smart cities

Representatives from 10 ASEAN member states met in Singapore on July 8 to discuss smart cities within the framework of the ongoing World Cities Summit (WCS), which takes place from July 6 – 11.