ASEAN ministers launch discussions with China, Japan, RoK ASEAN

ASEAN ministers launch discussions with China, Japan, RoK

The ASEAN+3 and ASEAN+1 Ministerial Meetings with China and Japan in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, on June 30, as part of the AMM-46, suggested working together more comprehensively in politics and security to tackle traditional and non-traditional security challenges.
Vietnamese FM active at regional meetings Politics

Vietnamese FM active at regional meetings

Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 2 attended the 20 th ASEAN Regional Forum and the third East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Brunei’s capital Bandar Seri Begawan.
President Sang busy in Indonesia Politics

President Sang busy in Indonesia

President Truong Tan Sang on June 28 met with Speaker of the Indonesian House of Representatives Marzuki Alie as part of his two-day visit to the country.
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ASEAN+6 economic partnership negotiations launched

ASEAN and its six partners, namely China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Australia, New Zealand and India (ASEAN+6) have begun their first round of negotiations on a Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
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ASEAN optimistic about regional community

At a ministerial meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh highlighted the bloc’s achievements and its determination to build the ASEAN Community.
ASEAN to launch regional FTA with dialogue partners World

ASEAN to launch regional FTA with dialogue partners

ASEAN and its six dialogue partners, namely Australia, New Zealand, Japan, India, the Republic of Korea (RoK) and China, are to launch a regional free trade agreement (FTA), ASEAN Secretary-General Surin Pitsuwan has said.
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Vietnam boosts regional cooperation initiatives

Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang attended the 44th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM 44) and related meetings that took place in Siem Reap, Cambodia, from August 26-31.
ASEAN, partners to start FTA talks in November World

ASEAN, partners to start FTA talks in November

The economic ministers of the ASEAN member countries and their regional counterparts have agreed to start negotiations on a new regional free trade agreement called Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in November.
Prime Minister to attend ASEAN summit Politics

Prime Minister to attend ASEAN summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will lead a delegation to the 19 th ASEAN Summit and its related meetings, which will be held in Bali , Indonesia , from Nov. 17-19.