Youths urge ASEAN Leaders to invest in future-ready education

JAKARTA, July 6 -- Twenty young leaders from across ASEAN Member States (AMS) met virtually with ASEAN Leaders at the sidelines of the 36th ASEAN Summit held on 26 June. The ASEAN Youth Interface wit... Read More

ASEAN Air Transport: Join Hands to Reopen Safely

Jakarta, July 3 -- 1. The impact of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has been tremendous. Being faced with numerous air travel issues as a result of this pandemic, the ASEAN Air Transp... Read More

ASEAN EOC Network, France hold video conference on COVID-19 policies

JAKARTA, July 2 -- The ASEAN Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) Network for public health emergencies convened a video conference (VC) with the French government as part of the ASEAN Health Sector Respo... Read More

Virtual Summit focus on pandemic response tops June 2020 "ASEAN Today"

Jakarta, July 1 -- The main agenda issue at the 36th ASEAN Summit in Vietnam tops the June 2020 edition of "ASEAN Today." Raissa Chentami of The Indonesia Channel anchors the program from Jakarta. She... Read More

Canada donates personal protective equipment to ASEAN for COVID-19 prevention

JAKARTA, June 30 -- The Government of Canada donated N95 and medical masks for COVID-19 preventive and control measures to ASEAN Member States (AMS) and the ASEAN Secretariat, yesterday. Ambassador o... Read More

ASEAN, OECD release policy insight on boosting resilience of MSMEs amidst COVID-19 pandemic

JAKARTA, June 27 -- In commemorating the International MSME Day, the ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ACCMSME) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Dev... Read More

ASEAN, New Zealand continue to deepen strategic partnership

JAKARTA, June 26 -- ASEAN and New Zealand reaffirmed their commitment to continue deepening their strategic partnership during the 8th ASEAN-New Zealand Joint Cooperation Committee Meeting held yester... Read More

ASEAN Leaders to convene 36th Summit online

JAKARTA, June 25 -- The ASEAN Leaders will convene at the 36th ASEAN Summit via teleconference tomorrow to discuss how to further strengthen cooperation on public health emergencies and put in place a... Read More

ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Council ministers meet ahead of Summit

JAKARTA, June 24 -- Ministers of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) Council broke tradition and convened in an online meeting yesterday, ahead of the upcoming 36th ASEAN Summit. Adapting to th... Read More

ASEAN and The Asia Foundation, with support from Google.org collaborate to equip 200,000 micro and small enterprises with digital skills and tools amidst the COVID-19 crisis

Jakarta, June 22 -- The ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ACCMSME) and The Asia Foundation have come together, to launch the Go Digital ASEAN initiative. Supported b... Read More