BANGKOK, 16 May 2018 – The ASEAN Qualifications Reference Framework (AQRF) Committee commenced a peer-review process participated in by representatives from education, labour and economic sectors during its fourth meeting in Bangkok. Around 90 officials from the three sectors attended the meeting which marked a substantial progress in the implementation of the AQRF. A technical [...]
Ambassador of Georgia to ASEAN, Irakli Asashvili, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, at the ASEAN Secretariat, 15 May 2018. View all photos here.
JAKARTA, 15 May 2018 – ASEAN youth leaders and youth entrepreneurs showcased their efforts and creativity in promoting environment-friendly enterprises at ASEAN Youth Expo 2018 held on 3-4 May at the Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel, Jakarta. The expo, themed “Proliferating Youth Entrepreneurship: Tacking Environmental Issue by Being Greenpreneurs”, was hosted by the Ministry of Youth [...]
MANILA, 7 May 2018: The ASEAN Committee on Consumer Protection (ACCP) launched the Handbook on Consumer Protection Law and Regulations in a short ceremony attended by Mr Eugene Toh, Chair of the ACCP and Undersecretary Ruth Castelo, Department Trade and Industry, the Philippines. Consumer protection is an area of policy and law that most closely [...]
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Brazil Aloysio Nunes Ferreira visited the ASEAN Secretariat today and met with the Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi.
Joint Media Statement – 14th Conference of the ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Information and 5th Conference of ASEAN+3 Ministers Responsible for Information
Singapore hosted the Fourteenth Conference of the ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Information (14th AMRI) and the Fifth Conference of ASEAN Plus Three Ministers Responsible for Information (5th AMRI+3) in Singapore on 10 May 2018. Download the full statement here