Senior officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of ASEAN Member States, along with other high-ranking officials of this regional body met in Jakarta today, 20 August 2013, at the ASEAN Secretariat to review implementation of the organisation’s political-security community blueprint. H.E. Nyan Lynn, the Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for the ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC) [...]
The new ASEAN Investment Report 2012 was today noted at the ASEAN Economic Ministers - 16th ASEAN Investment Area (AIA) Council Meeting. The report can be found on-line by clicking here (http://www.asean.org/asean-economic-community/asean-investment-area-aia-council/other-documents/).
In an effort to further uplift and strengthen relationship between ASEAN and New Zealand, the Committee of Representatives to ASEAN, with the official invitation of the Government of New Zealand, paid an official visit to New Zealand on 11 – 16 August 2013. During the visit, the CPR called on Honourable Murray McCully, Minister [...]
14 – 16 August 2013, Ha Noi, Viet Nam The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened a Special Meeting on 14 to 16 August 2013 in Ha Noi, Viet Nam. The Special Meeting was chaired by H.E. Pehin Dato Dr. Awang Hj. Ahmad bin Hj. Jumat, the Representative of Brunei [...]
13-16 August 2013, Jakarta – The Mid-Term Review (MTR) of the Initiative for ASEAN Integration (IAI) Work Plan (WP) II commenced this month. The Mekong Institute has been tasked to take stock of the progress of the implementation of the IAI WP II and assess current implementation approaches and modalities. The Review will come up [...]
For the 3rd consecutive year, the ASEAN Heads of Investment Agencies (AHIA) today gathered for the ASEAN Investment Forum. The focus of this year’s forum is the ASEAN supply chain. The AHIA discussed ASEAN’s role in the value chain and how it could intensify and expand its foothold in the global supply chain process. The [...]