Also on this occasion, as Chairman of the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC), Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh will chair a special Meeting of the ACC and join ASEAN and Chinese Foreign Ministers to attend the ASEAN-China Foreign Ministers’ Special Meeting on cooperation in coping with the COVID-19. As part of ASEAN's joint response to Covid-19, as the ACC Chair, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh proposed organizing an ACC special meeting and coordinating with China to hold the ASEAN-China Foreign Minister's Special Meeting to discuss cooperation in responding to the Covid-19 epidemic. … [Read more...] about Deputy PM attends 5th MLC Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Laos
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Vientiane (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended a special meeting of the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC) in Vientiane on February 20. The event drew foreign ministers from the 10 ASEAN member states and ASEAN Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi. Speaking in his capacity as ACC Chairman, Minh said the meeting aims to coordinate efforts and discuss ASEAN joint work against novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). It is also meant to realise the ASEAN Chair’s Statement on the bloc’s collective response to COVID-19 epidemic, he said, adding that ASEAN member states will work closely together to promote a cohesive and responsive ASEAN community so as to cope with the danger of COVID-19 that is threatening the safety of citizens and the development of member countries and the region. Following the meeting, ASEAN and Chinese foreign ministers also attended a special meeting to discuss cooperation in the fight. When the severe acute … [Read more...] about ASEAN foreign ministers talk COVID-19 fight
"Vietnam is closely monitoring the epidemic in China and other countries where it is present. Diplomatic agencies are constantly updating themselves with relevant information, have announced hotlines and are keeping in touch with citizens, ready to initiate protective measures when necessary," he added. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese woman infected with coronavirus in China recovering: foreign ministry
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In response to reporters’ queries regarding China’s measures to deal with the epidemic and their efficiency, Viet said Vietnam will continue working closely with China and other nations to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic, and is willing to share treatment experience. … [Read more...] about Foreign Ministry responds to US’ removal of Vietnam from list of developing countries