JAKARTA, 23 February 2018 – Around 48 officials from relevant agencies in ASEAN Member States (AMS), Australia and New Zealand dealing with sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures and ASEAN Secretariat officers attended the Workshop on ASEAN Regional Guideline for Implementation of International Standards Related to SPS Measures in Jakarta on 21-22 February 2018. In his [...]
JAKARTA, 22 February 2018 - The ASEAN Cultural Heritage Digital Archive (ACHDA) project was launched this week to present ASEAN’s cultural heritage on one website, making it possible for the public to access some of ASEAN’s museum collections more easily. The online portal will consolidate select digital archives of cultural heritage including artefacts, old documents [...]
Seven members of the U.S. Congress led by Mr. Robert Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judicial Committee, visited the ASEAN Secretariat today. They had a meeting with the Secretary-General of ASEAN and senior staffs of the ASEAN Secretariat.
JAKARTA, 19 February 2018 - Eruption fears in the Philippines tops the February 2018 edition of "ASEAN Today." Raissa Chentami of The Indonesia Channel anchors the program from Jakarta. She also reports on going cashless in Malaysia and connecting ASEAN by 2025. This is the 72nd episode in the informative and entertaining series now [...]
JAKARTA, 15 February 2018 - Dr. Hoang Anh Tuan took office today as the new Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for Political Security Community. He will serve for a three-year term from 2018 to 2021. Guided by the ASEAN Charter, DSG Hoang Anh Tuan will support the Secretary-General of ASEAN in implementing the ASEAN Political Security [...]
JAKARTA, 8 February 2018—Acknowledging ASEAN’s important role in promoting regional peace, security and prosperity, Italy expressed its desire to forge closer partnership with ASEAN. This message was conveyed by the Foreign Minister of Italy, Angelino Alfano, when he called on Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi at the ASEAN Secretariat yesterday. In welcoming Italy’s interest, [...]