JAKARTA, 31 May 2018 — ASEAN and Turkey convened the Inaugural ASEAN-Turkey Joint Sectoral Cooperation Committee (AT-JSCC) Meeting on 30 May at the ASEAN Secretariat to mark the launch of their formal partnership. The establishment of this formal partnership paves the way for a stronger ASEAN-Turkey cooperation, including implementation of mutually beneficial projects and programmes. Turkey [...]
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, H.E. Marianne Hagen visited the ASEAN Secretariat and called on the Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi on 28 May 2018.
JAKARTA, 30 MAY 2018 – ASEAN and Norway reaffirmed their resolve to further strengthen their partnership by exploring practical cooperation in a number of mutually beneficial areas. At the 3rd Meeting of the ASEAN-Norway Joint Sectoral Cooperation Committee (AN-JSCC) held at the ASEAN Secretariat on 28 May 2018, both sides suggested a number of possible areas [...]
JAKARTA, 24 May 2018 – The ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Standards and Quality Pharmaceutical Products Working Group (PPWG) agreed on two sets of new ASEAN Common Technical Requirements of biological products during a workshop held in Jakarta on 22– 24 May. Those two sets of requirements are ASEAN Common Technical Requirements (ACTR) on quality and [...]
JAKARTA, 25 May 2018 - In the spirit of cross-sectoral and cross-pillar collaboration, the socio-cultural pillar of the ASEAN Community (ASCC) had its coordinating conference, 13th SOC-COM, on 24-25 May at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta. Vongthep Arthakaivalvatee, ASEAN Deputy Secretary-General for ASCC, chaired the conference that brought together more than 100 officials from the [...]
BANGKOK, 24 May 2018 – The government of the Kingdom of Thailand further strengthened its officials’ capacities for future ASEAN development projects through a training held on 23-24 May in Bangkok. The ASEAN Project Development Training for Government Officials of Thailand was hosted by the Department of ASEAN Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of [...]