Laos proposes measures to enhance GMS cooperation amid COVID-19 World

Laos proposes measures to enhance GMS cooperation amid COVID-19

Lao Prime Minister Phankham Viphavan gave a number of proposals to ensure the progress of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) cooperation and settling COVID-19 impacts, including the strengthening of collaboration in COVID-19 vaccination and control during the seventh GMS Summit on September 9.
GMS countries seek to revive tourism World

GMS countries seek to revive tourism

Countries from the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) convened the first Destination Mekong Summit via video conference on August 26 to discuss ways to revive tourism during and after the COVID-19 crisis, according to the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism.
Vietnam’s Mekong Delta may be submerged by 2100: scientists Environment

Vietnam’s Mekong Delta may be submerged by 2100: scientists

Nearly the entire Mekong Delta region of Vietnam – an area that makes up 50 percent of the national rice output, 65 percent of seafood, and 70 percent of fruit – could sink underwater by the year 2100, scientists from the Netherlands’ Utrecht University have warned.
PM attends joint press conference on Mekong-Japan Summit outcomes Politics

PM attends joint press conference on Mekong-Japan Summit outcomes

Vietnam will maintain its close cooperation with Japan and the Mekong countries to make the Japan-Mekong cooperation mechanism more successful in order to meet each country’s aspirations and contribute to the peace and prosperity of the region, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends Mekong-Japan business forum Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends Mekong-Japan business forum

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and leaders of other Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries attended the Mekong-Japan Business Forum held in Tokyo on October 9 with the participation of about 600 enterprises from the GMS nations and Japan.
PM meets head of Japan-Mekong Parliamentary Friendship Association Politics

PM meets head of Japan-Mekong Parliamentary Friendship Association

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received President of the Japan-Mekong Parliamentary Friendship Association Ryu Shionoya in Hanoi on July 27, asking him to encourage Japan to enhance ties with Vietnam, thereby helping the Greater Mekong Subregion countries to develop sustainably.
GMS leaders vow greater cooperation Business

GMS leaders vow greater cooperation

Leaders of the nations in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) delivered their commitments to stronger regional cooperation at the plenary session of the sixth GMS Summit in Hanoi on March 31.
ADB expects stronger GMS growth Business

ADB expects stronger GMS growth

The ADB expects the economic growth of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) will continue to expand in 2018, ADB President Takehiko Nakao said at the sixth GMS Summit in Hanoi on March 31.