HANOI, 3 June 2019 – ASEAN and Japan Senior Officials participating in the 34th ASEAN-Japan Forum in Hanoi yesterday reaffirmed the importance of the ASEAN-Japan Strategic Partnership and the commitment to further strengthen the close ties. The meeting welcomed the continued momentum of advancing ASEAN-Japan relations, including the positive outcomes of the Leaders’ Summit on [...]
HANOI, 23 May 2019 - Ten finalists of the 5th ASEAN Youth Video Contest participated in a video training workshop jointly organised by ASEAN Foundation, ASEAN-German Energy Programme, and ASEAN-USAID PROSPECT at the Viet Nam Journalist Training Centre in Hanoi on 20-23 May. Held under the theme “Renewable Energy: Powering ASEAN’s Bright Future,” this year’s contest [...]
Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to ASEAN, Moazzam Malik, paid a farewell call on Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, on 3 June 2019.
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 [...]
NAY PYI TAW, 27 May 2019 – ASEAN and the Myanmar government agreed to immediately commence practical measures to alleviate the situation in Rakhine State following a high-level coordination meeting today in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Executive Director of the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster [...]
JAKARTA, 25 May 2019 – ASEAN and Australia discussed a range of initiatives and activities to further deepen their strategic partnership during the 9th ASEAN-Australia Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) Meeting held at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta on 24 May. The meeting took stock of the Plan of Action to Implement the Joint Statement for [...]