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Vietnam attends SEANWFZ, AICHR meetings in Singapore

Politics

Vietnam attends SEANWFZ, AICHR meetings in Singapore

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has attended the Executive Committee of the Southeast Asian Nuclear Weapon Free Zone Treaty (SEANWFZ)’s conference and the meeting between ASEAN foreign ministers and representatives from the ASEAN Inter-governmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR).

Major milestones in ASEAN history

World

Major milestones in ASEAN history

The establishment of the ASEAN Community on December 31, 2015, with three key pillars of Politics-Security, Economics, Culture-Society, marks a major milestone of the bloc.

Vietnam pledges to push for nuclear weapons free zones

Society

Vietnam pledges to push for nuclear weapons free zones

Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the UN has asserted the country’s willingness to work closely with other states parties and signatories to strengthen nuclear weapons free zones as well as to foster cooperation among such regions, in joint efforts for the ultimate objective of a world free of nuclear weapons.

47th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting opens in Myanmar

ASEAN

47th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting opens in Myanmar

The 47th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-47) kicked off in the Myanmar capital Nay Pyi Taw on August 8, with President Thein Sein affirming the bloc’s determination to work together toward a strong, peaceful and prosperous ASEAN community in his opening remarks.

Vietnam strongly supports disarmament

Politics

Vietnam strongly supports disarmament

Vietnam reaffirmed its foreign policy of peace and disarmament with highest priorities attached to nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation at the general debate of the UN First Committee in New York on October 15.

23rd ASEAN Summit opens in Brunei

World

23rd ASEAN Summit opens in Brunei

The 23rd ASEAN Summit kicked off in Brunei on October 9, the first in a series of high-level meetings of the bloc and between the bloc and its partners.

Prime Minister’s remarks at 23rd ASEAN Summit

Politics

Prime Minister’s remarks at 23rd ASEAN Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung delivered remarks at the 23rd Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Brunei on October 9, stressing the need for the group to maintain its consensus and promote its key role and voice in regional peace, security and development.

France cements ties with ASEAN

World

France cements ties with ASEAN

Pursuing further cooperation with the ASEAN is one of the priorities in the French Government’s foreign policy, affirms the new French ambassador to ASEAN.