JAKARTA, 27 July 2021 -The ASEAN Secretariat, together with the East Asia Business Council (EABC), hosted the “Unlocking RCEP for Business: Trade in Goods” webinar on 26 July. The session is the first in a series of webinars on Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) that will be organised throughout the year as part of its [...]
12-14 July and 26 July 2021, Videoconference The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened its Special Meeting 1/2021 on 12-14 July and 26 July 2021 via videoconference. The Meeting was chaired by H.E. Hajah Nor Hashimah Haji Mohammed Taib, Representative of Brunei Darussalam to AICHR, and was attended by Representatives/Alternate Representatives of AICHR, and the [...]
JAKARTA, 22 July 2021 – The Policy Dialogue on Strengthening Women’s Entrepreneurship in Agriculture in ASEAN Countries took place today. Representatives of the ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ACCMSME), ASEAN Committee on Women (ACW), Senior Official Meeting of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry (SOM-AMAF) and ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Network gathered to discuss [...]
Ambassador of the Republic of India to ASEAN, Jayant Khobragade, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, on 22 July 2021 via videoconference.
BANGKOK, 12 July 2021 - The first “EU-ASEAN High-Performance Computing (HPC) Virtual School: System Design and HPC Applications” concluded on 9 July, with a closing event and public panel discussion capping a week-long learning experience for participating students from all ASEAN Member States. Students engaged in topics on HPC and HPC applications with international [...]
9 JULY 2021 - According to a new joint Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-International Labour Organization (ILO) report, while good progress has been made in a number of areas, the policy framework relating to green jobs within ASEAN needs further strengthening for green job growth to meet its full potential. Launched virtually today, the [...]