ASEAN aims at deepening economic integration ASEAN

ASEAN aims at deepening economic integration

Customs cooperation and healthy financial infrastructure remain the top challenges for ASEAN in its efforts to strengthen economic integration and redistribute economic wealth, reported The Nation – an English-language daily newspaper based in Bangkok, Thailand – on April 8.
Hanoi Declaration of 7th ACMECS Summit issued Politics

Hanoi Declaration of 7th ACMECS Summit issued

The 7th Ayeyawady – Chao Phraya – Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS) Summit adopted the Declaration on the “Towards a Dynamic and Prosperous Mekong Subregion” in Hanoi on October 26.
Localities of Vietnam, Laos enjoy deep ties Society

Localities of Vietnam, Laos enjoy deep ties

The central province of Quang Nam and Lao’s province of Sekong held an annual high-level meeting on June 11 in Tam Ky city, to review the implementation of the agreements reached in the previous session and build up a cooperative programme for the future.
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Vietnam helps Laos build border check-point

Vietnam has provided over 29.5 billion VND for Laos between 2008 and 2010 to build a cross-border check-point at the Phu Cua International Border Gate in Attapeu province, according to the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum ’s Department of Planning and Investment.