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ASEAN mangrove planting day runs in Indonesia

ASEAN

ASEAN mangrove planting day runs in Indonesia

Delegations of the ASEAN member states, East Asian countries, the US, Japan, and India took part in planting mangroves within the Angke Kapuk Mangrove Ecotourism Park in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 20.

Vietnam intensifies ties with Norway, Ireland

Politics

Vietnam intensifies ties with Norway, Ireland

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met Norway’s Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide and Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland Ciaran Cannon on November 21 on the sidelines of the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

ASEAN

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has put forth four promising cooperation areas between ASEAN and EU in sustainable development, including the strengthening of bilateral, regional and inter-regional economic, trade and investment connectivity, especially the implementation of the ASEAN-EU free trade agreement in the future.

ASEAN, China, UNDP introduce report on SDGs financing

ASEAN

ASEAN, China, UNDP introduce report on SDGs financing

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), China and UN Development Programme (UNDP) introduced a joint report on 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) financing in ASEAN during a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 17.​