The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened its 30th Meeting from 18 to 21 February 2020 in Hanoi, Viet Nam. The Meeting was chaired by H.E. Amb. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thai Yen Huong, Representative of Viet Nam to the AICHR and was attended by Representatives/ Alternate Representatives of the AICHR. The AICHR focused [...]
JAKARTA, 20 February 2020 - As part of the continued efforts to stop the spread of the Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), health officials and clinical experts from ASEAN Member States and China conducted a special video conference today. Utilising the ASEAN Emergency Operations Centre Network for public health emergencies knowledge-sharing platform led by Malaysia, the [...]
JAKARTA, 14 February 2020 – ASEAN and the United States reiterated commitment to strengthen their strategic partnership for mutual benefit at the 11th Meeting of the ASEAN-U.S. Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) held at the ASEAN Secretariat today. At the meeting, ASEAN and U.S. officials noted that the longstanding partnership has expanded to cover a wide [...]
Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic to ASEAN, Apostolos Baltas, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, on 13 February 2020 at the ASEAN Secretariat.
Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to ASEAN, Mohammad Khoush Heikal Azad, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, on 10 February 2020 at the ASEAN Secretariat.
JAKARTA, 7 February 2020 - Young professionals from the Ministries of Trade, Ministries of Commerce, National Standards Bodies, and National Accreditation Bodies in ASEAN participated in the Kick-Off Workshop on Quality Infrastructure for Sustainable Development (QuISP) held in Jakarta on February 3-6. The Deputy Secretary-General for ASEAN Economic Community Dr. Aladdin D. Rillo opened the [...]