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PM Phuc calls for sustained unity to build ASEAN Community

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PM Phuc calls for sustained unity to build ASEAN Community

ASEAN’s unity must continue to be the key factor in both thought and actions for the sake of a steady, resilient and strongly cohesive ASEAN Community, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a plenary session of the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore on November 13.

ASEAN enhances solidarity to deal with security challenges

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ASEAN enhances solidarity to deal with security challenges

The ASEAN Political-Security Community Council (APSC) and the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC) convened their meetings in Singapore on November 13 to review the grouping’s cooperation, and complete reports and documents to be submitted to the leaders.

Thailand to issue vision statement for ASEAN Year 2019

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Thailand to issue vision statement for ASEAN Year 2019

Prime Minister of Thailand Prayut Chan-ocha will deliver a vision statement in preparation for the country’s 2019 ASEAN Chairmanship at the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore from November 13-15, the Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced.

Vietnamese firms actively look for chances in ASEAN market

Business

Vietnamese firms actively look for chances in ASEAN market

The Entrepreneurs’ Culture Magazine, the Centre for Research, Preservation and Promotion of Vietnamese National Culture, and the Van Hien Vietnam Magazine jointly held a conference to connect the Vietnam – ASEAN business community and the Vietnam – ASEAN cultural exchange for this year in Kuala Lumpur on November 2.

ASEAN adopts action plan on fighting terrorism

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ASEAN adopts action plan on fighting terrorism

The 12th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC) hosted by Myanmar in Nay Pyi Taw has adopted an action plan on fighting terrorism, said a statement released at the end of the meeting on November 1.

2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum to open in Quang Ninh

Travel

2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum to open in Quang Ninh

The 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum, themed “ASEAN – The Power of One”, will take place in Ha Long city in the northern province of Quang Ninh from January 14-18, 2019, announced the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on November 1.

ASEAN, IRENA work to promote renewable energy development

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ASEAN, IRENA work to promote renewable energy development

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aiming to support the ASEAN’s goal of raising the share of renewable energy to 23 percent of all energy sources by 2025.

ASEAN, China conclude maritime drill

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ASEAN, China conclude maritime drill

Naval forces from member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China concluded a joint maritime drill in Zhanjiang city, Guangdong province, southern China, on October 27.