VN commits to ASEAN solidarity and integration 18:45 | 09/04/2010
VGP – As the ASEAN Chair in 2010, Việt Nam pledges to spare no effort in promoting solidarity and integration among the member states and realizing the ASEAN Charter and the ASEAN Community Building Roadmap, said the Vietnamese Head of State.
16th ASEAN Summit wraps up in Hà Nội 16:30 | 09/04/2010
VGP – The 16th ASEAN Summit, the first one held in 2010, was wrapped up this morning in Hà Nội with adoption of the ASEAN Statement on Sustained Recovery and Development and the ASEAN Statement on Joint Response to Climate Change. These documents set important orientations for the bloc’s cooperation in 2010.
16th ASEAN Summit opens: Joint actions to realize ASEAN Community 17:48 | 08/04/2010
VGP - After more than four decades of existence and development, ASEAN today has become a closely-integrated political and economic entity, an important player in the region and an indispensable partner of major countries and organizations in the world. The Association has entered a new stage of development, steadily moving towards the realization of the ASEAN Community by 2015 and operating on legal foundation as provided for by the ASEAN Charter.
ASEAN’s legislative and executive bodies boost cooperation 16:58 | 08/04/2010
VGP - ASEAN is moving towards a Community which is based on the ASEAN Charter and this process requires essential participation of AIPA and parliaments of all member-states as well as the collaboration of the bloc’s legislative and executive bodies.
ACC completes documents for 16th ASEAN Summit 13:43 | 08/04/2010
VGP – The 6th Meeting of the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC) took place this morning to wrap up final preparations for the 16th ASEAN Summit, based on the outcomes of the Ministerial Meetings of the ASEAN Economic  and Social-Cultural Communities.
Financial-monetary integration: Vital component of ASEAN economic integration 11:15 | 08/04/2010
VGP - ASEAN now becomes a comprehensive and dynamic regional political-economic entity playing an important role in the world. The bloc is speeding up its economic integration, especially financial-monetary component.
PM: 16th ASEAN Summit will churn out three statements 20:08 | 07/04/2010
VGP – The 16th ASEAN Summit will ratify three important documents – the Leaders’ Statement on recovery and sustainable growth, the ASEAN Statement on climate change, and the Presidency Statement, revealed PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng.
2010 brings ASEAN economies closer 17:02 | 07/04/2010
VGP – For ASEAN, 2010 will be a year of significance when many member-economies have completed lifting their tariff lines and the bloc’s FTA with partners come into force.
ASEAN reviews the formation of Socio-Cultural Community 12:00 | 07/04/2010
VGP – The 3rd meeting of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) Council was opened this morning in Hà Nội, centering on assessing the construction of the ASCC and mapping out new orientations for the Community’s future development.
ASEAN launches Women, Children’s Rights Commission 11:38 | 07/04/2010
VGP – The inauguration of the ASEAN Commission on Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) marks a historical development of the bloc in boosting social welfare and strengthening human rights for regional women and children.