ASEAN Economic Community Council convenes 20th meeting

ASEAN Economic Community Council convenes 20th meeting

The 20th ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council Meeting took place virtually on October 18 in preparation for the upcoming 38th and 39th ASEAN Summits and Related Summits slated for October 26 – 28.
RoK official praises Vietnam’s role in ASEAN

RoK official praises Vietnam’s role in ASEAN

ASEAN Korea Center (AKC) Secretary General Lee Hyuk has appreciated the role of Vietnam in ASEAN and as ASEAN Chair this year as well as the prospects of ASEAN-ROK ties in the future in an interview given to the Vietnam News Agency on the threshold of the 37th Summit and related summits scheduled for November 12-15.
Implementation of Vietnam’s initiatives to ASEAN Economic Community reviewed

Implementation of Vietnam’s initiatives to ASEAN Economic Community reviewed

The implementation of priorities and initiatives proposed by Vietnam as Chair of ASEAN 2020 to the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) was reviewed at the 19th AEC Council Meeting held virtually on November 10.
Many HCM City universities offer programmes in English

Many HCM City universities offer programmes in English

Many universities in HCM City offer programmes in English to enable their students to communicate in that language when they work elsewhere in the ASEAN Economic Community, within which the bloc’s nationals can freely migrate.
ASEAN role will strengthen solidarity

ASEAN role will strengthen solidarity

In the key role of ASEAN chair this year, Vietnam has been a driver of ASEAN Economic Community integration.
US senators congratulate Vietnam on assuming ASEAN Chairmanship

US senators congratulate Vietnam on assuming ASEAN Chairmanship

Some US senators on January 15 congratulated Vietnam on assuming the Chairmanship of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), an important multilateral organisation for advancing a free and open Indo-Pacific.
Interest on all fronts as nation takes centre stage

Interest on all fronts as nation takes centre stage

Driven by growth momentum on the back of the ASEAN Economic Community, Vietnam’s investment picture in the region is expected to reach brighter prospects next year when the country takes over the role of the bloc’s chair.
Foreign trade flourishes with tailwind from AEC

Foreign trade flourishes with tailwind from AEC

Since the ASEAN Economic Community was established three years ago on December 31, 2015, businesses in Vietnam have been boosting exports to regional markets by taking advantage of the import tariff cuts in the bloc. Thanh Dat reports.
ASEAN+3 young entrepreneurs and leaders join hands to boost hi-tech agricultural initiatives

ASEAN+3 young entrepreneurs and leaders join hands to boost hi-tech agricultural initiatives

More than 160 young entrepreneurs and leaders from ten ASEAN countries along with representatives of South Korea, Japan and China on Thursday gathered in HCM City to discuss and share hi-tech agriculture initiatives, pioneering the realisation of the objectives of the ASEAN Economic Community and contributing to building a sustainable ASEAN Community.
AEC broadens its effects on Vietnam

AEC broadens its effects on Vietnam

Two and a half years have elapsed since the ASEAN Economic Community was established and businesses in Vietnam are taking advantage of the bloc’s import tariff cuts to expand their exports, aiming to narrow the trade deficit between Vietnam and ASEAN.