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Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

ASEAN

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has put forth four promising cooperation areas between ASEAN and EU in sustainable development, including the strengthening of bilateral, regional and inter-regional economic, trade and investment connectivity, especially the implementation of the ASEAN-EU free trade agreement in the future.

ASEAN, China, UNDP introduce report on SDGs financing

ASEAN

ASEAN, China, UNDP introduce report on SDGs financing

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), China and UN Development Programme (UNDP) introduced a joint report on 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) financing in ASEAN during a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 17.​

APEC 2017: Indonesian paper hails Vietnam’s new position

Politics

APEC 2017: Indonesian paper hails Vietnam’s new position

Indonesia’s Antara News has recently published an article saying the support and active participation of APEC member economies as well as regional and international organisations in the freshly-concluded APEC Economic Leaders’ Week will be a lever for Vietnam to promote its “soft power.”

VN food makers urged to up quality

Business

VN food makers urged to up quality

Vietnamese food producers need to focus on improving product quality, invest in new technologies and build brands to meet consumer demand and increase export value, experts said at the Vietnam Food Forum held in HCM City on November 16.

Prime Minister meet UN, EC leaders in Manila

Politics

Prime Minister meet UN, EC leaders in Manila

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and European Council (EC) President Donald Tusk in Manila, the Philippines on November 13 on the sidelines of the 31st ASEAN Summit and related meetings.