Singapore, US seal deal to implement growth and innovation partnership World

Singapore, US seal deal to implement growth and innovation partnership

Singapore and the US have signed an agreement to implement the US-Singapore Partnership for Growth and Innovation in order to strengthen collaboration on trade and investment between the two countries, the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said in a news release on October 8.
Australia, US stress importance of ensuring freedoms in East Sea World

Australia, US stress importance of ensuring freedoms in East Sea

Australia and the US underlined the importance of countries’ ability to exercise their maritime rights and freedoms in the South China Sea (called East Sea in Vietnam), consistent with the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), including freedom of navigation and overflight and other internationally lawful uses of the sea related to these freedoms.
US reaffirms support for ASEAN’s central role World

US reaffirms support for ASEAN’s central role

US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken reaffirmed the US support for ASEAN’s central role and the group’s Outlook on the Indo-Pacific as part of the vision of the US for a free and open Indo-Pacific while addressing the ASEAN-US Foreign Ministers' Meeting on August 4.
Vietnam highlights solutions for economic recovery in Mekong sub-region Politics

Vietnam highlights solutions for economic recovery in Mekong sub-region

Vietnamese Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son has underlined four groups of solutions to boost post-pandemic economic recovery and development in the Mekong sub-region, including the prompt implementation of COVID-19 vaccination, stronger cooperation in high-quality vaccine technology transfer, production and distribution and the enhancement of public health system to respond to medical challenges.​
Top US diplomat emphasises need to ensure rules-based maritime order World

Top US diplomat emphasises need to ensure rules-based maritime order

The international community has long benefited from the rules-based maritime order, where international law, as reflected in the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), sets out the legal framework for all activities in the oceans and seas, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said.
Vietnam, US overcome differences, join hands in building future Politics

Vietnam, US overcome differences, join hands in building future

Vietnam and the US always attach great importance to their comprehensive partnership based on the respect for each other’s independence, sovereignty, territorial integrity, and political institution, as well as a firm belief in the positive development of their bilateral relations in all fields, from politics-diplomacy, economy-trade, security-defence to people-to-people exchange.