Indonesian President visits Singapore World

Indonesian President visits Singapore

Indonesian President Joko Widodo will pay a visit to Singapore on October 8-9 and attend a Leaders’ Retreat with his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong, the Singaporean Prime Minister’s Office has announced.
PM back to Hanoi from ASEM 12, P4G, European countries Politics

PM back to Hanoi from ASEM 12, P4G, European countries

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse arrived in Hanoi on October 21, wrapping up his working trip to attend the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting Summit (ASEM 12) and the Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030 (P4G) Summit, and visit Austria, Belgium and Denmark from October 14-21.
Indonesia, Singapore discuss investment at Kendal IP ASEAN

Indonesia, Singapore discuss investment at Kendal IP

Indonesian President Joko Widodo on July 19 met with Singaporean Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean in Jakarta to discuss a number of issues, including investment at the Kendal Industrial Park (KIP), reported Indonesia’s news agency Antara.
Malaysia needs new law to prevent fake news World

Malaysia needs new law to prevent fake news

A law to curb false news should be created immediately in Malaysia to check the action of certain parties who are trying to jeopardise the peace and harmony of the country, International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed was quoted as Malaysia's national news agency Bernama as saying.
Malaysia, Singapore enhance railway cooperation  World

Malaysia, Singapore enhance railway cooperation

Malaysia and Singapore will sign a bilateral agreement for the Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link – a railway route linking Johor Baru in Johor State and Singapore’s Woodlands, according to the New Straits Times.
APEC 2017: Vietnamese President's speech at APEC-ABAC dialogue Politics

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President's speech at APEC-ABAC dialogue

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang attended and delivered a speech at the plenary session of the Dialogue between APEC Economic Leaders and the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in the central city of Da Nang on November 10. Following the full text of the speech. ​
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Malaysia, Singapore boost bilateral cooperation

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on May 4 began a two-day visit to Singapore for the sixth regular Malaysia-Singapore leaders’ retreat, according to a press release by Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Hai Phong hosts TELSOM-ATRC Leaders Retreat Sci-Tech

Hai Phong hosts TELSOM-ATRC Leaders Retreat

The annual TELSOM-ATRC Leaders Retreat is taking place in the northern port city of Hai Phong from April 11-12 to boost cooperation in information and communication technologies (ICT) between ASEAN member countries.
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ASEAN signs protocol on mechanisms to settle disputes

ASEAN Foreign Ministers on April 8 signed a Protocol to the ASEAN Charter on a Dispute Settlement Mechanism, an important document to finalise the bloc’s transformation into a rules-based organisation in conformity with its Charter.