Highlights of the 21st ASEAN Summit in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, are the focus of the November 2012 edition of “ASEAN Today.”

Dalton Tanonaka of Indonesia’s Metro TV and Sam Sivinna of Cambodia’s TVK report from the Peace Palace summit site.  Included in the coverage are plans for a super trading bloc, signing of the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration, and debate over the territorial issue in the South China Sea.

Also in the program, ASEAN Secretary-General Dr. Surin Pitsuwan offers his reflections and hopes in his farewell interview after five years on the job.

This is the 13th episode in the informative and entertaining series, and can be viewed on YouTube as well as through ASEAN broadcasters.

“ASEAN Today” is a joint production of the ASEAN Secretariat and Metro TV.  Some material is provided by broadcasters in member countries.  Check local listings for broadcast times in each country.  For more information, contact Tanonaka at dalton@metrotvnews.com.