1. The ASEAN-Australia Informal Breakfast Summit was held on 14 November 2018 in Singapore. The Meeting was chaired by H.E. Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore, and attended by Heads of State/Government of ASEAN Member States and their representatives as well as The Honourable Scott Morrison MP, Prime Minister of Australia. The Secretary-General of ASEAN was also in attendance.
2. We were pleased to note the good progress achieved in dialogue relations between ASEAN and Australia over the past 44 years and welcomed the successful convening of the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit in Sydney from 17 to 18 March 2018, and the adoption of the Sydney Declaration, including our commitment to intensify our shared work to shape a secure and prosperous region for our people. We welcomed progress in the implementation of the 15 Special Summit initiatives, including those that are already driving greater cooperation in new areas such as counter-terrorism, women, peace and security, cyber, digital standards, smart cities and sustainable urbanisation.
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