ASEAN Economic Ministers Pass Ha Noi Action Plan

ASEAN Economic Ministers have adopted the Ha Noi Action Plan to beef up economic linkages and supply chains within the bloc amidst the complicated Covid-19 pandemic.

Forthcoming Events

The ASEAN Business and Investment Summit

November, 2020

Hanoi, Vietnam

Vietnam, US Promote Financial Cooperation

9:29:18 AM | 4/6/2020

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc held a working session with CEO of the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Adam Boehler on June 2.

VN, Japan Agree to Accelerate Establishment of ASEAN Center for Infectious Diseases Control

9:55:40 AM | 2/6/2020

Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu discussed on COVID-19 responses and ways to foster cooperation between the two countries in the future, over the phone on Monday.

Vietnam's Position Increasingly Elevated

11:48:48 AM | 14/5/2020

Vietnam’s foreign policies have gradually raised Vietnam's position and prestige in the international arena, enabling the country to play a considerable part in preserving world stability and peace.

PM Phuc Holds Phone Talks with American President Trump

1:45:09 PM | 8/5/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 6 held a phone conversation with US President Donald Trump at the request of the American side.

ASEAN, US Should Work together to Ensure Supply Chains amid COVID-19 Pandemic

10:03:39 AM | 24/4/2020

Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh called on ASEAN and the US to work together to ensure non-disruption of the regional and global supply chain, including essential goods, agricultural products and vital medical supplies amid COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam, U.S. Sign Agreement to Strengthen Bilateral Partnership

11:16:16 AM | 17/4/2020

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam’s Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) virtually signed a US$42 million agreement on April 15 to advance Vietnam’s economic competitiveness, through strengthening private sector competitiveness, innovation and startup ecosystems, and human capital.

Japan Pledges at least ¥200 Million in Aid to Help VN Fight COVID-19

10:47:25 AM | 1/4/2020

Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu said his country pledged to provide at least ¥200 million in aid to help Viet Nam fight the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

VN, Philippines Discuss Cooperation amid Complicated COVID-19 Pandemic

10:46:08 AM | 1/4/2020

Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Philippines’ Foreign Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin Jr. discussed Viet Nam-Philippines cooperation at bilateral and multilateral levels amid evolving developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, during their phone talks on Monday morning.

Vietnamese Enterprises in Cambodia Strengthen Strategic Cooperation

12:34:21 PM | 27/3/2020

Viettel Cambodia (Metfone), a subsidiary of Vietnam’s military-run telecommunications company Viettel Group and MB Cambodia, a branch of Vietnam’s Military Commercial Joint- Stock Bank (MB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on a five-year strategic partnership of cooperation to strengthen their development in and contributions to Cambodia.

Hanoi to Host 27th Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum

12:32:55 PM | 27/3/2020

The 27th Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF-27) is scheduled to be held in Hanoi from October 27 - 30, according to the Vietnam National Space Centre, a subsidiary of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VASC).