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Vietnam most vulnerable in ASEAN to US-China trade war

Vietnam will be the most vulnerable country in Southeast Asia should the U.S.-China trade war persist, according to recent research.

Vietnam’s reliance on China for exports risky: experts

Vietnam has become China’s largest trade partner in Southeast Asia, but analysts caution against overwhelming ...

Still a way to go on N Korea: Pompeo

Pompeo is expected to push key powers involved in efforts to curtail the North's nuclear ambitions to keep up sanctions pressure.
August 04, 2018 | 10:10 am GMT+7

China wants military drills with ASEAN in disputed sea, excluding US

China wants military exercises and energy exploration with ASEAN members in disputed waters, says a draft document.
August 02, 2018 | 04:25 pm GMT+7

Vietnam tops ASEAN in luring Japanese investment

Vietnam has surpassed Thailand to become the top ASEAN member in attracting investment from Japanese businesses.
July 24, 2018 | 05:01 pm GMT+7

Vietnam needs to be proactive about Industry 4.0 policies: WEF president

Borge Brende says Vietnam needs to tap into artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies. 
June 29, 2018 | 09:28 am GMT+7

Vietnam calls for calm negotiations over maritime conduct

Avoid complicating issues, Vietnam urges as ASEAN, China work on code of conduct in the South China Sea.
June 28, 2018 | 03:44 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to host first UN peacekeeping course in Southeast Asia

Cambodia, Indonesia and Thailand also included as sites for the U.N.’s peacekeeping training course in the region.
June 27, 2018 | 04:37 pm GMT+7

ASEAN the next big fish for Vietnam’s seafood industry

Current focus is on the ‘Big 4’ – the US, China, Japan and South Korea, but this could change.
June 20, 2018 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

Vietnam cheers G7 for backing ASEAN on South China Sea dispute

Goal of keeping a clean marine environment only possible when cooperation is preserved, Vietnam PM tells summit.
June 10, 2018 | 03:42 pm GMT+7

Vietnam, Australia share concerns over regional maritime security

Leaders from the countries have agreed to boost cooperation to maintain regional peace in 2018.
May 24, 2018 | 02:56 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese labor productivity among lowest in Asia despite growth: report

Productivity is rising, but not as fast as wages, creating the risk of an economic imbalance.
May 10, 2018 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

US, China trade tensions a pressing concern for ASEAN: Singapore PM

'We are deeply concerned over the rising tide of protectionism and anti-globalization sentiments.'
April 29, 2018 | 08:24 am GMT+7

World Bank raises East Asia's 2018 GDP outlook, but wary of trade war

Two thirds of Chinese goods on a US tariff hike list are made in a supply chain that stretches across the region, particularly in Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam.
April 12, 2018 | 03:29 pm GMT+7

ASEAN and Australia urge calm in East Sea

Leaders from ASEAN also agreed to work more closely to tackle the growing menace of violent extremism and radicalization.
March 19, 2018 | 09:21 am GMT+7
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