JAKARTA, 16 April 2018 – The April 2018 edition of “ASEAN Today” is out and it highlights the creation of a new regional body that includes China. The new body, named the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), includes five ASEAN Member States.

Raissa Chentami of The Indonesia Channel anchors the programme from Jakarta. She also reports on edible ice cream cups in Indonesia and a government dating program in Singapore.

This is the 74th episode in the informative and entertaining series now in its seventh year of broadcast, and can be viewed on the Internet (https://youtu.be/V3Ig1ffjlec) 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.