Foreign ministers scrutinize Mekong-RoK links World

Foreign ministers scrutinize Mekong-RoK links

The 6th Mekong-Republic of Korea (RoK) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting took place in Vientiane, Laos on July 24 in the framework of the ongoing 49 th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49).
ASEM conference seeks sustainable water management Environment

ASEM conference seeks sustainable water management

The two-day Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference on intensifying coordination in water resource management wrapped up in Ben Tre province on June 5, confirming that water resources protection should be included in each country’s sustainable development strategy.
Vietnam, EU issue joint press statement Politics

Vietnam, EU issue joint press statement

Vietnam and the European Union on August 25 released a joint press statement on the occasion of European Commision President José Manuel Durão Barroso’s August 25-26 visit to Vietnam.
Environment

HCM City seeks low-emission city status

Transforming Ho Chi Minh City into a low-carbon emission metropolis was discussed at an international workshop in the city on February 14, as part of its partnership with the Japanese city of Osaka.
Environment

Italy provides funds for water project

A project entitled Integrated and Sustainable Water Management of the Hong (Red)-Thai Binh river system in a Changing Climate will be implemented over three years with funding of 1.7 million EUR (more than 2.2 million USD).