ASEAN economic ministers meet in Thailand World

ASEAN economic ministers meet in Thailand

The 51st ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM 51) and related meetings officially opened in Bangkok on September 6, bringing together economic leaders from the 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and partner countries.
Vietnam attends ASEAN telecom ministers meeting in Indonesia Sci-Tech

Vietnam attends ASEAN telecom ministers meeting in Indonesia

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung is heading a delegation of leading ICT firms of Vietnam to attend the 18th ASEANTelecommunications Ministers Meeting (TELMIN), which kicked off in the Indonesian island of Bali on December 5.
PM: Women, girls contribute to ASEAN’s resilience, development Politics

PM: Women, girls contribute to ASEAN’s resilience, development

“We cannot become an ASEAN community of solidarity, resilience, innovation and sustainable development without the engagement of women and girls. Thus, they deserve equality in families and society, protection and empowerment to realise their full rights”, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
ASEAN boosts RoK’s investment in tourism ASEAN

ASEAN boosts RoK’s investment in tourism

A seminar on ASEAN-Republic of Korea tourism investment took place in Seoul on June 6 to provide up-to-date information on investment environment and opportunities to invest in tourism industries of the 10 ASEAN member states.
Indonesia satisfied with 32nd ASEAN Summit outcomes ASEAN

Indonesia satisfied with 32nd ASEAN Summit outcomes

Indonesia is satisfied with the outcomes of the 32nd ASEAN Summit, which was held in Singapore from April 27 to 28, Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi was quoted by Antara News on April 30 as saying.
ASEAN economy continues growing: experts ASEAN

ASEAN economy continues growing: experts

The economy of the 10 ASEAN member nations is expected to remain its growth in 2017, with emerging Southeast Asia economies growing at approximately 5 to 7 percent, according to experts.
EU food firms to seek business in Vietnam Business

EU food firms to seek business in Vietnam

The European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development will lead a high-level trade mission to Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, to explore market opportunities in the region.
Vietnam named bright spot in ASEAN Business

Vietnam named bright spot in ASEAN

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to stay between 6 and 7 percent from 2016 to 2018, according to the latest report from the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
HCM City seeks to fill job vacancies Society

HCM City seeks to fill job vacancies

There will be 270,000 jobs available in HCM City next year, half of them new ones, the city's Human Resource Forecast and Labour Market Information Centre has reported.