SIEM REAP, 6 February 2020 – The ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) convened a major consultative meeting on the issue of “Good Practices and Integrated Approaches to Mine/Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) Risk Education for Affected Communities in ASEAN Member States (AMS).” This Meeting was the culmination of one-year research and consultation project [...]
JAKARTA, 5 February 2020 – The Korea Corner at ASEC Resource Centre (ARC) was relaunched yesterday. The Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for Community and Corporate Affairs Michael Tene and the Republic of Korea (ROK) Ambassador to ASEAN Lim Sungnam officiated the ceremony jointly. DSG Tene commended the support of the Korean government for enhancing [...]
Working visit of the ASEAN Secretary-General Dato Lim Jock Hoi to the Russian Federation, 3-4 February 2020. The Secretary-General of ASEAN H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation H.E. Sergey Lavrov, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission H.E. Mikhail Myasnikovich, Minister of Economic Development [...]
JAKARTA, 4 February 2020 - Senior health officials of ASEAN Member States and their counterparts from the People’s Republic of China, Japan and Republic of Korea (Plus Three Countries) reaffirmed their commitment to further enhance coordination and cooperation to prevent and control the spread of the 2019-novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). This is in light of the World [...]
JAKARTA, 3 February 2020 – ASEAN and Chile held their first development partnership committee meeting at the ASEAN Secretariat on 31 January, marking the start of a formal partnership to bolster ties between the two regions. The ASEAN-Chile Development Partnership Committee (ACDPC) was established after the ASEAN foreign ministers affirmed Chile’s development partner status in [...]
Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi met with the ASEAN Committee in New York which consisted of the Permanent Representatives of ASEAN Member States to the United Nations on 30 January 2020.