ASEAN presents aid to Mexico

The Vietnamese Ambassador in   Mexico   has joined four other counterparts from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to present gifts to three educational institutions over there.  


Reception marks National Day at UN office

Head of the Vietnamese delegation to the United Nations, Ambassador Le Luong Minh gave a reception at the UN office on Sept. 3 to celebrate the 64th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (Sept. 2).

New Zealand highlights cooperation with ASEAN

New Zealand 's Foreign Minister Murray McCully has confirmed that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is of particular importance to the country for trade and security.

Congratulations to Vietnam on Ha Long Bay voting

The NewOpenWorld has congratulated Vietnam on the fact that Ha Long Bay among the top 28 nominees to advance to the final stage of a campaign voting for the world’s seven new natural wonders.

Thailand to enhance relationship with Vietnam

Thailand expects to step up cooperation with Vietnam in regional and international forums such as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS).

10-billion USD ASEAN-China fund proposed

China has proposed the establishment of a 10-billion USD fund to foster China-ASEAN trade and investment ties and support regional countries’ efforts to cope with future economic crises or difficulties.

Thailand to propose ASEAN-OPEC Energy Dialogue

Thailand will propose a regular dialogue between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to ensure Southeast Asia maintains a link with the powerful group.

Building China-ASEAN FTA to raise competitiveness

Building the China-ASEAN Free Trade Area (FTA) solidifies the cooperation between the two sides, complementing each other with materials and technology, and raising the competitiveness of regional products on the world market.

ASEAN+3 senior officials meet on energy

Senior energy officials of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) plus China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (ASEAN+3) gathered in Mandalay city, Myanmar, on July 28 to discuss measures to boost energy cooperation, especially in oil reserves.