On behalf of ASEAN Economic Ministers, it is my great joy to extend the warmest congratulation to the organizer, the ASEAN Coordinating Committee on E-commerce (ACCEC), official sponsors, e-marketplace providers, business participants, and the ASEAN Secretariat for tremendous efforts for the launching of the ASEAN Online Sale Day 2020 on the 8th August 2020 at [...]
ASEAN extends its deepest sympathies and condolences to the Government and people of Japan for the tragic loss of lives and extensive damage caused by recent floods and landslides in central and southern Japan. Download the full statement here.
ASEAN extends its deepest sympathies and condolences to the Government and people of the People’s Republic of China for the tragic loss of lives, displacement of people, destruction of homes and property and extensive damage caused by recent floods in many areas. Download the full statement here.
Joint Statement of ASEAN and China Transport Ministers on Ensuring Smooth Transport and Logistics to Combat Covid-19 and Reactivate The Economy
WE, the Transport Ministers of ASEAN Member States and the People’s Republic of China, have convened the ASEAN-China Transport Ministers' Special Meeting on COVID-19 on 16 July 2020 through Video Conference. Recognizing that the global COVID-19 pandemic poses unprecedented threats and challenges to the whole world, including the severe disruption to economies and the devastating [...]
ASEAN will be launching the inaugural ASEAN Online Sale Day (AOSD) on ASEAN Day, 8 August 2020, the first time that an on-line shopping event will be conducted collectively on a region-wide scale. On 15 July 2020, the ASEAN Coordinating Committee on E-commerce (ACCEC) officially launched a website dedicated to the AOSD (http://aseanonlinesaleday.com), which will [...]
1. The Special ASEAN-Australia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on COVID-19 took place via video conference on 30 June 2020 to discuss ASEAN-Australia cooperation on public health emergencies, especially in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, and charting a recovery course towards a sustainable, peaceful and prosperous post COVID-19 region. 2. The Meeting was co-chaired by the Hon. [...]