Building GMS, CLV regions of sustainable, prosperous development Politics

Building GMS, CLV regions of sustainable, prosperous development

After three effective working days in Hanoi from March 29-31, the sixth Greater Mekong Subregion Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Summit on Development Triangle Area (CLV-10) wrapped up successfully, demonstrating the aspiration and determination of the GMS countries in building a Mekong subregion of peace, prosperity, and sustainable development for people.
GMS leaders vow greater cooperation Business

GMS leaders vow greater cooperation

Leaders of the nations in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) delivered their commitments to stronger regional cooperation at the plenary session of the sixth GMS Summit in Hanoi on March 31.
Kon Tum, Champasak boost cooperation Politics

Kon Tum, Champasak boost cooperation

The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum and Laos’ southern province of Champassak held a high-level dialogue in Kon Tum city on September 30 to discuss measures to boost bilateral cooperation.
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Joint Declaration of 5th GMS Summit

Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) leaders adopted a joint declaration of their fifth summit in Bangkok , Thailand on December 20, committing to the inclusive and sustainable development of the subregion, especially the effective management and use of Mekong River water resources.
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ADB unveils 800 mln USD for Cambodian growth

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on December 1 unveiled a concessional funding of over 800 million USD to Cambodia over the next five years in support of its economic growth and poverty reduction.
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ASEAN to pilot Customs Transit System

An ASEAN Customs Transit System (ACTS) will be piloted in Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand with a view to facilitating the movement of transit goods by road within ASEAN, according to the ASEAN Secretariat’s press release.

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ASEAN-China transport officials meeting begins

The 10th ASEAN-China senior transport officials meeting opened in the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh on Dec. 14, focusing on the ASEAN-China maritime consultation mechanism, ASEAN-China air transport agreement, and joint ASEAN-China activities for 2012.
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Mekong ministerial conference held in Cambodia

Ministers of the six Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) countries gathered in the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh on August 4 to finalise the GMS Strategic Framework for 2012 – 2022 before submitting it to their leaders for endorsement at a summit in December.
ASEAN determined to overcome economic crisis World

ASEAN determined to overcome economic crisis

ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council adopted a draft declaration on economic recovery and sustainable development initiated by Vietnam at its third meeting in Hanoi on April 7.