Second East Asia Summit prioritizes cooperation in energy, finance, education, bird flu control and natural calamity alleviation 07:32 | 16/01/2007
(VNGOVNet) – The 2nd East Asia Summit convened on January 15 in Cebu, Philippines, bringing together ten ASEAN member countries and six partners including China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, India, Australia and New Zealand. Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng attended the meeting and delivered a keynote speech.
ASEAN + 3 aims at a powerful East Asia community 09:02 | 15/01/2007
VNGOVNet – The 10th ASEAN + 3 Summit with China, Japan and the Republic of Korea, and the separate ASEAN + 1 Meetings with China, Japan, Republic of Korea and India took place on Januray 14 in Cebu, Philippines.
Vietnam, India seek to boost cooperation 07:18 | 15/01/2007
(VNGOVNet) – During the ASEAN 12 Summit in Cebu, Philippines, on 14 January 2007, Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng met with his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh to discuss ways to further the bilateral ties in the context of the new situation as well as other matters on ASEAN cooperation, regional and international affairs in which the two sides take the same interest.
Narrowing development gaps between members to form a desired ASEAN community 08:31 | 14/01/2007
VNGOVNet - PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng stressed so at the 12th ASEAN Summit that was opened under the theme “One Caring and Sharing Community” on January 13 in Cebu, Philippines.
PMs of Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar determined to strive for cooperation, integration and development gap narrowing 10:01 | 13/01/2007
VNGOVNet – On the sidelines of the 12th ASEAN Summit, the 3rd Senior Meeting between Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV), 3rd Ministerial Meeting of Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Japan (CLV + Japan) and the Ministerial Meeting for Mekong-Ganges Cooperation (MGC) were convened in Cebu, the Philippines on January 12, 2007.
Deputy PM, Foreign Minister Phạm Gia Khiêm joins ASEAN Ministerial Meeting 08:24 | 13/01/2007
VNGOVNet – The ASEAN Ministerial Meeting, ASEAN + 3 Summit and the meetings between ASEAN and dialogue partners (China, Japan, Republic of Korea, and India) took place in Cebu, Philippines, on January 11-12, 2007. The Vietnamese delegation was headed by Deputy PM, Foreign Minister Phạm Gia Khiêm.
VN-Singapore cooperation strengthened 08:21 | 13/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Before attending the 3rd Senior Meeting between Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng had a meeting with his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Long on January 12.
PM approves administrative procedure simplification scheme, period 2007-2010 06:49 | 13/01/2007
(VNGOVNet) - The Prime Minister has approved a project to simplify administrative procedures on every aspect of public administration, period 2007-2010. The project's aim is to make administrative procedures unified, consistent, simplified, publicized and transparent, in order to make it easier for individuals, organizations and business to reach and go through administrative procedures; improve the efficiency and effectiveness of public administration, thus boosting socio-economic development; and contribute to the fight against corruption and wasteful spending.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng leads Vietnamese Gov. senior delegations to 12th ASEAN Summit and 2nd East Asia Meeting 09:12 | 12/01/2007
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Ms. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, President of the Republic of the Philippines, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng led the Vietnamese Government’s delegation to attend the 12th ASEAN Summit and the related meetings, including ASEAN + 3 Summits with China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea; ASEAN + 1 Summits with China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and India separately, and the 2nd East Asia Summit (EAS–2) held in Cebu (Philippines) from January 12–15, 2007.
VN to export 4-4.5 mil. tons of rice in 2007 08:16 | 12/01/2007
VNGOVNet – The PM gave on January 11 his direction on some proposals by ministries and sectors regarding rice export in 2007. They proposed an export volume of 4-4.5 million tons in 2007. Based on the actual output, the volume may be adjusted in the third quarter.