JAKARTA, 31 May 2019 – The May edition of “ASEAN Today” highlights the discovery of fossils of a new human species in the Philippines.

Raissa Chentami, who anchors the programme from the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta, also reports on election results in Thailand and Indonesia, with the victory speech of President Joko Widodo.

This is the 87th episode in the informative and entertaining series now in its ninth year of broadcast, and can be viewed on the Internet (https://youtu.be/6O-jvUkFa8M) as well as through ASEAN broadcasters such as The Indonesia Channel and Vietnam’s VOV-TV.

“ASEAN Today” is a joint production of the ASEAN Secretariat and The Indonesia Channel, supported by AirAsia. Some materials are provided by broadcasters in member countries. Check local listings for broadcast times. For more information, contact Raissa Chentami at raissa@theindonesiachannel.com.