ASEAN-RoK special summit to focus on free trade, shared prosperity World

ASEAN-RoK special summit to focus on free trade, shared prosperity

The special summit between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Republic of Korea (RoK), slated for November 25-26 in Busan city, will seek ways to strengthen the free trade order and achieve shared prosperity, according to the RoK President’s office.
PM Phuc meets with leaders of Japanese parliament Politics

PM Phuc meets with leaders of Japanese parliament

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with Speakers of the House of Representatives and the House of Councillors of the Japanese National Diet in Tokyo on October 10, as part of his visit to the Northeast Asian nation.
AMM 51: ASEAN to strengthen intra-bloc economic strength World

AMM 51: ASEAN to strengthen intra-bloc economic strength

The 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 51) ended on August 2 in Singapore with a Joint Communiqué urging the bloc to strengthen its internal strength through increasing intra-bloc trade and investment and regional economic connectivity.
Indian scholar hails Vietnamese President’s upcoming visit World

Indian scholar hails Vietnamese President’s upcoming visit

An Indian scholar has hailed Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang's upcoming visit to India as a significant event, given the fact that the Vietnamese President has a very positive attitude towards the bilateral ties and has a fair knowledge about the status of the relationship between the two countries.
UK eyes stronger defence links with Vietnam Politics

UK eyes stronger defence links with Vietnam

The UK appreciates Vietnam's role and position in the region and wishes to promote defence ties with the Southeast Asian country, said Minister of State for the Defence Ministry of the UK Earl Howe.
Iran, Thailand strengthen economic ties World

Iran, Thailand strengthen economic ties

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Thai counterpart Don Pramudwinai underlined their countries' resolve to broaden cooperation in economy, trade, and finance.