Vietnam pledges to ensure safety for foreigners Society

Vietnam pledges to ensure safety for foreigners

Vietnam will strengthen security measures to ensure safety for foreigners who are living and working in the country, including Russian citizens, stated Deputy Spokesman of the Foreign Ministry Duong Hoai Nam at a regular meeting of the ministry in Hanoi on November 5.
Thailand tightens border security to deal with illegal trespassing ASEAN

Thailand tightens border security to deal with illegal trespassing

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on July 31 requested military commanders to step up security measures along the country's borderlines to keep out any suspected trespassers from neighbouring countries in the context that the COVID-19 pandemic continues developing complicatedly.
Cambodia to beef up security during holidays in August ASEAN

Cambodia to beef up security during holidays in August

Cambodian National Police Chief General Neth Savoeun has ordered the country’s police to enhance national security during the upcoming holidays, from August 17 to 21, which was set in lieu of the postponed Khmer New Year in April.
Traffic and security measures in place for ASEAN Summit ASEAN

Traffic and security measures in place for ASEAN Summit

As Thailand will host the 34th ASEAN Summit from June 20-23, Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Gen. Prawit Wongsuwan, called a meeting with relevant agencies to discuss preparations for traffic convenience and safety measures for ASEAN delegates.
RoK veterans’ group condemns AO/dioxin use in Vietnam World

RoK veterans’ group condemns AO/dioxin use in Vietnam

The Korean Healthy Security Measures Association (KHSMA), an advocacy group for war veterans, held a press conference with foreign correspondents on May 27 in Seoul to condemn the use of Agent Orange during the war in Vietnam and protest the lack of compensation from the US administration for all the victims in the Republic of Korea (RoK) of the toxic chemical.
UNICEF project helps promote children’s rights in Vietnam Society

UNICEF project helps promote children’s rights in Vietnam

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) will help Vietnam build a legal environment with comprehensive policies which are able to protect children and ensure their rights through the “Protecting and Promoting the Rights of Children in Vietnam” project, launched in Hanoi on August 16.
Indonesia speeds up anti-terrorism bill revision World

Indonesia speeds up anti-terrorism bill revision

Indonesian President Joko Widodo called for efforts of lawmakers to accelerate discussion for revision of the anti-terrorism bill, aiming to create an official legal framework for the country’s counter-terrorism activities.
Myanmar goes to the polls World

Myanmar goes to the polls

A historic national election saw participation from 32 million of Myanmar’s voters on November 8.