The 29th Meeting of the ASEAN Customs Directors-General was held via video conference on 18-19 August 2020. The Meeting was chaired by Mr. Kyaw Htin, Director-General of Myanmar Customs Department. The Meeting was attended by the ten (10) ASEAN Member States (AMS) and the ASEAN Secretariat. The Meeting was preceded by an Informal Morning Coffee [...]
Joint Media Statement by the ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Youth (SOMY) in Commemoration of the International Youth Day on 12 august 2020
12 AUGUST - In commemoration of International Youth Day on 12 August 2020, the ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Youth (SOMY) expresses great appreciation to youths from across ASEAN for their unique and valuable contributions in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Youth makes up one third of the overall 650 million ASEAN population. This segment of [...]
We are deeply saddened by the irreparable loss of lives and extensive damage to property caused by the devastating explosion in Beirut, Lebanon on 4th August 2020. Download the full statement here.
ASEAN Foreign Ministers Statement on the Importance of Maintaining Peace and Stability in Southeast Asia
We, the ASEAN Foreign Ministers, on the 53rd anniversary of the establishment of ASEAN, recall the aspirations of the 1967 ASEAN Declaration to promote regional cooperation in the spirit of equality and partnership, and contribute towards peace, progress and prosperity in the region. Download the full statement here.