WE, the ASEAN Youth Ministers and Heads of Delegation of Brunei Darussalam, the Kingdom of Cambodia, the Republic of Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, the Republic of the Philippines, the Republic of Singapore, the Kingdom of Thailand and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, gathered together [...]
The Thirteenth ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) was successfully convened in Bangkok, Thailand on 11 July 2019. At its conclusion, the Ministers adopted and signed the Joint Declaration of the ASEAN Defence Ministers on Sustainable Security. Download the full Statement here.
ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Statement on The Meeting between The United States and The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at The Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) on 30 June 2019
We welcome the meeting between United States (US) President Donald Trump and Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un on 30 June 2019 at the DMZ on the Korean Peninsula. We hope that negotiations between the US and the DPRK will resume [...]
The Asia-Pacific and Indian Ocean regions are amongst the most dynamic in the world as well as centers of economic growth for decades. As a result, these regions continue to experience geopolitical and geostrategic shifts. These shifts present opportunities as well as challenges. On the one hand, the economic growth of the region opens up possibilities of cooperation [...]
We, the Heads of State/Government of ASEAN Member States, gathered in Bangkok for the 34th ASEAN Summit on 23 June 2019. We emphasised the importance of advancing partnership for sustainability to achieve a people-centred, people-oriented and forward-looking ASEAN Community that leaves no one behind in the rapidly changing regional and global environment. Download the full statement here.
ASEAN Labour Ministers’ Statement on the Future of Work: Embracing Technology for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth
WE, the Labour Ministers of Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (hereinafter referred to as “ASEAN”), namely Brunei Darussalam, the Kingdom of Cambodia, the Republic of Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, the Republic of the Philippines, the Republic of Singapore, the Kingdom of [...]