Singapore welcomes first flight under quarantine-free scheme

Singapore welcomes first flight under quarantine-free scheme

The first flight carrying 100 passengers from Germany travelling under a quarantine-free scheme landed at Changi Airport in Singapore on September 8.
First working day of 15th ASOSAI Assembly

First working day of 15th ASOSAI Assembly

The 15th Assembly of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI), which is held in the form of videoconference, adopted several reports during the first and second plenary session on the first working day on September 7.
Malaysian experts advise close monitoring of new COVID-19 variant

Malaysian experts advise close monitoring of new COVID-19 variant

Malaysian experts have recommended health officials keep a close eye on the new COVID-19 variant, dubbed "Mu", as it has the potential to be more transmissible, more virulent and possibly able to evade vaccines, reported the New Straits Times.
Hong Kong plans accession to RCEP

Hong Kong plans accession to RCEP

Hong Kong is planning to join the RCEP with a view to strengthening the city as a gateway for trade, investment, and business between China and RCEP economies.
Singapore lifts ban on Boeing 737 MAX planes

Singapore lifts ban on Boeing 737 MAX planes

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) lifted a suspension on Boeing 737 MAX aircraft flying in and out of the country from September 6.
The UK to begin its first negotiations with CPTPP members about joining the trade pact

The UK to begin its first negotiations with CPTPP members about joining the trade pact

The United Kingdom will hold its first meeting with members of the CPTPP in September to discuss the its application to join the deal.
Former German vice chancellor to become Vietnam’s honorary consul to Switzerland

Former German vice chancellor to become Vietnam’s honorary consul to Switzerland

Dr. Philipp Rösler, former Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister of Economics and Technology of Germany, will be officially sworn in later this month.
Indonesia, UAE start talks on comprehensive trade deal

Indonesia, UAE start talks on comprehensive trade deal

Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates have launched negotiations within the framework of the Indonesia-UAE Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IUAE-CEPA) to boost bilateral trade and investment between the two countries.
Indonesia gears towards self-reliance in semiconductor chips

Indonesia gears towards self-reliance in semiconductor chips

Indonesian Industry Minister Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita said on August 31 that the country is moving towards self-producing semiconductor chip products, in line with the government's goal of reducing dependence on import.
Vietnam attends 36th Meeting of ICAPP Standing Committee

Vietnam attends 36th Meeting of ICAPP Standing Committee

A Vietnamese delegation led by Nguyen Thi Hoang Van, deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations, attended the 36th meeting of the Standing Committee of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), held online on September 3.
PM highlights promoting cooperation in digital transformation at global summit

PM highlights promoting cooperation in digital transformation at global summit

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh delivered a speech at the 2021 Global Trade in Services Summit via video on September 2 evening, highlighting the promotion of cooperation in digital transformation given the current context.
Australia, France oppose actions increasing tensions in East Sea

Australia, France oppose actions increasing tensions in East Sea

Australia and France ministers have voiced serious concerns about the situation in the East Sea and called for all disputes to be resolved in a peaceful manner in accordance with international law, particularly the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
ASEAN, UN review progress of cooperation projects

ASEAN, UN review progress of cooperation projects

Ambassador Nguyen Hai Bang, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN, on September 1 attended the virtual Interface between the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) and the United Nations (UN) Delegation.
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