The ASEAN Post: VN- ASEAN’s New De Facto Leader? 13:26 | 21/10/2020

VGP – Viet Nam has been making great strides in projecting itself as an effective leader, particularly with its proactive governance in handling the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change policy, and for its political stability. 

Indian woman tests positive for COVID-19 in VN 18:35 | 20/10/2020
VGP – A 29-year-old woman from India was confirmed positive for COVID-19 in Viet Nam, bringing the patient tally to 1,141.
ASEAN, Japan enjoy “heart-to-heart relationship”, says PM Suga 13:01 | 20/10/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide has concluded his three-day official visit to Viet Nam from October 18-20.

Viet Nam plays a key role in Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy, Japanese PM Suga says 13:40 | 19/10/2020
VGP - Viet Nam is an important partner of Japan and plays a key role in realizing the Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy, said Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide.
ASEAN reviews joint efforts against COVID-19 pandemic 10:35 | 15/10/2020

VGP - Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, Head of the ASEAN SOM of Viet Nam, the ASEAN Chair 2020, presided over the 4th meeting of the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC) Working Group on Public Health Emergencies (ACCWG-PHE) on October 14 via a video conference.

Japanese Deputy FM expresses concerns over recent developments in East Sea 17:25 | 14/10/2020

VGP – Deputy Foreign Minister and head of SOM ASEAN of Viet Nam Nguyen Quoc Dung and Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Takeo Mori co-chaired the 35th ASEAN-Japan Forum, which was held virtually on October 14. 

PM Phuc holds phone talks with Japanese counterpart Suga Yoshihide 18:20 | 12/10/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc once again extended congratulations to Suga Yoshihide upon his election as Prime Minister of Japan, during the pair’s phone conversation on Monday.
ASEAN appreciates Timor-Leste’ resolve to join bloc 17:56 | 08/10/2020
VGP – The ASEAN Coordinating Council Working Group (ACCWG) on convened the 10th meeting in the form of a video format on October 8.
ASEAN to coordinate with China for early conclusion of COC negotiations 14:15 | 08/10/2020
VGP - Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Head of Viet Nam’s ASEAN SOM Nguyen Quoc Dung chaired an online ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting on October 7.
UK pledges £50 million to help ASEAN combat COVID-19 19:57 | 30/09/2020
VGP – Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab announced Wednesday that the UK will provide £50 million for ASEAN to combat the COVID-19 pandemic during his virtual meeting with ASEAN Foreign Ministers on COVID-19.