Myanmar to join ASEAN-US maritime drills World

Myanmar to join ASEAN-US maritime drills

Myanmar and other ASEAN countries will join maritime drills with the US in the Gulf of Thailand next week, although there are US sanctions against a number of high-raking officials of the Myanmar army.
Vietnam’s efforts in promoting ASEAN cooperation applauded ASEAN

Vietnam’s efforts in promoting ASEAN cooperation applauded

Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Lim Jock Hoi lauded efforts by the Vietnamese Government and businesses in developing cooperation between the ASEAN member countries, while addressing a seminar in Hanoi on August 26.
China requested to withdraw all ships from Vietnam’s EEZ Politics

China requested to withdraw all ships from Vietnam’s EEZ

Vietnam has demanded China to immediately stop violations, withdraw all vessels from Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and not have actions to increase tensions, complicate the situation, and threaten peace, stability and security in the East Sea and the region, the Foreign Ministry’s Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang has said.
ASEAN-RoK special summit to focus on free trade, shared prosperity World

ASEAN-RoK special summit to focus on free trade, shared prosperity

The special summit between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Republic of Korea (RoK), slated for November 25-26 in Busan city, will seek ways to strengthen the free trade order and achieve shared prosperity, according to the RoK President’s office.
Flag-raising ceremony marks ASEAN foundation ASEAN

Flag-raising ceremony marks ASEAN foundation

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a flag-hoisting ceremony in Hanoi on August 8 to mark the 52nd founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Youths talk ASEAN Community    ASEAN

Youths talk ASEAN Community

Advantages and challenges facing Vietnam when the country assumes the ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020 were among the issues discussed at a youth seminar in Hanoi on August 7.