Indonesia to establish office of ASEAN special envoy on Myanmar ASEAN

Indonesia to establish office of ASEAN special envoy on Myanmar

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said on January 11 that she will head an office that Indonesia – the rotating Chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) this year, is establishing to spearhead how the bloc deals with the crisis in Myanmar.
Vietnam highlights importance of ASEAN’s integrity ASEAN

Vietnam highlights importance of ASEAN’s integrity

Ambassador Vu Ho, acting Head of ASEAN SOM Vietnam, has highlighted the importance of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)’s integrity, saying that it is the result of decades-long efforts by its member states.
Vietnam, US determined to respond to climate change Politics

Vietnam, US determined to respond to climate change

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Tran Tuan Anh has affirmed the Vietnamese Party and State’s determination to actively respond to climate change and deliver on relevant international commitments.
HCM City seeks cooperation with US in climate change response Politics

HCM City seeks cooperation with US in climate change response

Politburo member, and Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City's Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen hosted a reception on September 4 for US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry who stressed the need for the US and Vietnam to strengthen cooperation to carry out policies in response to climate change.
ASEAN special envoy to visit Myanmar this month ASEAN

ASEAN special envoy to visit Myanmar this month

ASEAN special envoy, Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn, will make his second trip to Myanmar, on June 29-30 to follow up on the implementation of the ASEAN five-point consensus (5PC).
Special Envoy of Ottawa Convention promises more support to Vietnam Politics

Special Envoy of Ottawa Convention promises more support to Vietnam

Jordanian Prince Mired Raad Al-Hussein, Special Envoy of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Treaty (Ottawa Convention), expressed his willingness to further support Vietnam in promoting bomb and mine clearance and assisting victims during a meeting with Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN), on April 6.
HCM City keen on strengthening partnership with UK in various fields Business

HCM City keen on strengthening partnership with UK in various fields

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has told Graham Stuart, UK Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, that the city hopes to work with the UK in seeking new cooperation projects in areas of HCM City’s demand and the UK’s strengths such as traffic management, waste treatment, climate change response and smart city building.
Vietnam welcomes UK's support in renewable energy development: MoIT Deputy Minister Environment

Vietnam welcomes UK's support in renewable energy development: MoIT Deputy Minister

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) welcomes offers given by developed countries, including the UK, to support Vietnam in building legal frameworks and provide Vietnam with necessary technologies, experience and capital to develop renewable energy in order to realise commitments at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), stated Deputy Minister Dang Hoang An.
Special Envoy of ASEAN Chair visits Myanmar ASEAN

Special Envoy of ASEAN Chair visits Myanmar

In his capacity as the Special Envoy of the ASEAN Chair on Myanmar, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn is paying a working visit to Myanmar from March 21-23.