Phnom Penh, 15 March 2018 – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia (MFA.IC) hosted the training on ASEAN project development and management for the government officials of Cambodia on 14-15 March in Phnom Penh. The training is a joint effort of Cambodia and the ASEAN Secretariat. Mr. Kan Pharidh, Under-Secretary of State of MFA.IC [...]
SINGAPORE, 14 March 2018 – The ASEAN Foundation in partnership with Temasek Foundation Connects is holding the 3rd S Rajaratnam Endowment (SRE) - ASEAN Community Forum (SRE-ACF) series from 14-15 March in Singapore. The 3rd SRE-ACF will focus on issues that contribute concretely to ASEAN advancement, and improve the well-being of the ASEAN people, through [...]
New ASEAN body, the Lead Implementing Body for Sustainable Infrastructure, established to strengthen connectivity and infrastructure
JAKARTA, 14 March 2018 - The inaugural meeting of the Lead Implementing Body for the Master Plan on ASEAN Connectivity (MPAC) 2025 Strategic Area on Sustainable Infrastructure (LIB-SI) was held on 14 March at the ASEAN Secretariat, Jakarta. The establishment of the LIB-SI is a milestone as ASEAN intensifies infrastructure development efforts and cooperation in [...]
Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman to ASEAN, Al Sayyid Nazar A. M. Al Said, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, at the ASEAN Secretariat, 13 March 2018. View all Photo here.
Ambassador of New Zealand to ASEAN, Pam Chong Dunn, presented her Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, at the ASEAN Secretariat, 12 March 2018
TOKYO, 8 March 2018 – Speaking at the OECD Southeast Asia Ministerial Forum, the Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, highlighted the need for a holistic and multidimensional approach to ensure inclusiveness in ASEAN Community building. Addressing the topic of Inclusiveness through Connectivity, the Secretary-General emphasised the need for cross-pillar and cross-sectoral interactions in [...]