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.
MANILA, 9 May 2018 – Representatives of the local government and academia participated in the ASEAN Project Development Training Program for the Philippines organised on 8-9 May in Manila by the Foreign Service Institute of the Department of Foreign Affairs (FSI-DFA), Philippines. The training was held by the FSI-DFA in coordination with the ASEAN Secretariat, the [...]
JAKARTA, 9 May 2018 – ASEAN and Australia reaffirmed their commitment to further strengthen their strategic partnership at the 8th ASEAN-Australia Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) Meeting, held yesterday at the ASEAN Secretariat. At the meeting, both sides reviewed the implementation of the Plan of Action to Implement the Joint Statement for ASEAN-Australia Strategic Partnership (2015-2019) [...]
Members of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) led by Mr. David McAllister and the European Parliament’s Interparliamentary Delegation for Relations with Southeast Asia (DASE) led by Mr. Werner Langen, together with the EU Ambassador to ASEAN Francisco Fontan visited the ASEAN Secretariat today. They had a meeting with the Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim [...]