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RoK President's new policy targets Southeast Asia

World

RoK President's new policy targets Southeast Asia

President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in has announced his “New Southern Policy,” aiming to better connect the country to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and expand the economic influence of Asia’s fourth-largest economy in the 600-billion-population region.

Vietnam actively partakes in ADMM, ADMM+

Politics

Vietnam actively partakes in ADMM, ADMM+

Vietnam has actively partaken in the 11th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) and the fourth ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM+) which freshly concluded in Clark city of the Philippines.

AIPA: Vietnam proposes building AEC with equal development

Business

AIPA: Vietnam proposes building AEC with equal development

Vietnam proposed a resolution on strengthening intra-regional cooperation to build an ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) of equal development and inclusive growth at the second plenary session of the 38th ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) General Assembly in the Philippines on September 19.

Vietnam proposes measures to enhance AIPA’s role

Politics

Vietnam proposes measures to enhance AIPA’s role

Vice Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong suggested measures to promote the role of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) at the first plenary session of the 38th AIPA General Assembly (AIPA-38) which opened in Manila, the Philippines, on September 16.

ASEAN+3 targets broader community

ASEAN

ASEAN+3 targets broader community

ASEAN and its three dialogue partners (China, Japan and the Republic of Korea) on September 10 reiterated the further enhancement of economic cooperation to build a stronger ASEAN Plus Three (APT) community.