JAKARTA, 20 July 2018 – The July edition of “ASEAN Today” is out and it highlights the miraculous rescue of a team of young soccer players in Thailand. Raissa Chentami of The Indonesia Channel anchors the programme from the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta. She also reports on China's Alibaba opening in Malaysia and the new [...]
The 7th ASEAN Public-Private-People Partnership Forum on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication on 18 July 2018 in Singapore put forward recommendations which focus on investment in human capital, inclusive planning and implementation of development initiatives, increased accountability, transparency of the public sector and the alignment of goals and processes from all sectors. The recommendations also [...]
15th Senior Officials Meeting on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication (SOMRDPE) Meeting and the 11th SOMRDPE+3 Meeting
ASEAN reaffirms collaborative work among different sectors to attain the ASEAN Vision and the Sustainable Development Goals at the 15th Senior Officials Meeting on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication (SOMRDPE) Meeting and the 11th SOMRDPE+3 Meeting on 17 July 2018 in Singapore
JAKARTA, 17 July 2018 – ASEAN and Japan renewed their commitment to further advance partnership following the 12th Meeting of the ASEAN-Japan Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) held at the ASEAN Secretariat. The annual JCC meeting is a key mechanism to coordinate and review ASEAN-Japan cooperation. The meeting welcomed substantive progress made in enhancing ASEAN-Japan cooperation over [...]
Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa to ASEAN, Dr. Hilton Fisher, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, at the ASEAN Secretariat, 17 July 2018 Download full Photos here.
JAKARTA, July 16 2018 – At an event marking a significant milestone of the United States - ASEAN development partnership, the U.S. Government and the ASEAN Secretariat reflected on the shared successes of the ASEAN-U.S. Partnership for Good Governance, Equitable and Sustainable Development and Security (PROGRESS) programme. Jointly funded by the United States Agency for [...]