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Vietnam shares experiences in poverty reduction at UNGA 73

Society

Vietnam shares experiences in poverty reduction at UNGA 73

A member of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations (UN) delivered a speech on poverty reduction during a debate held by the UN Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee) on “Eradication of poverty and other development issues” in New York on October 17.

Significant outcomes recorded in PM Phuc’s Indonesia trip: official

Politics

Significant outcomes recorded in PM Phuc’s Indonesia trip: official

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s participation in the ASEAN Leaders’ Gathering on the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) – World Bank (WB) Group annual meetings in Bali, Indonesia, and his visit to the archipelago nation on October 11 and 12 reaped fruitful outcomes, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung said.

PM highlights Vietnam’s multilateral diplomacy

Politics

PM highlights Vietnam’s multilateral diplomacy

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted the role and importance of multilateral diplomacy to Vietnam’s development, as well as the country’s important contributions to the United Nations’ common tasks, during a recent interview granted to the media.

ASOSAI 14: The Hanoi Declaration

Business

ASOSAI 14: The Hanoi Declaration

The 14th Assembly of the ​Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI), which takes place in Hanoi from September 19-22, has adopted the Hanoi Declaration.

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

World

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

A new World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) report finds that ASEAN’s biggest banks are increasingly aware of the impact their businesses have on the environment and society, but are slow to act on the huge potential they hold in addressing climate change and financing sustainable food, energy and infrastructure systems in the region.