ASEAN Economic Ministers endorse 13 priority deliverables

JAKARTA, March 3 -- The 27th ASEAN Economic Ministers' Retreat took place on 2-3 March via videoconference. The retreat ushered the first high-level engagement among ASEAN Economic Ministers under Bru... Read More

Chair's Statement on the Informal ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (IAMM)

Singapore, March 2 -- The Informal ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (IAMM) was convened on 2 March 2021 via videoconference, with the view to progress the implementation of the ASEAN Community Vision 2025, w... Read More

Ambassador of the Republic of Guatemala presents credentials

Singapore, March 1 -- Ambassador of Guatemala to ASEAN, H.E. Jacobo Cuyun Salguero, presented his Letter of Credence to the Secretary-General of ASEAN, H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi, through video conference... Read More

Supporting disadvantaged women key to achieving SDGs in ASEAN, new data shows

JAKARTA, March 1 -- Women and girls across South-East Asia who are members of an ethnic minority, live in a rural location, or suffer from poverty are at greatest risk of being left behind despite the... Read More

ASEAN builds up minerals cooperation

JAKARTA, Feb. 26 -- Representatives from the ASEAN Member States (AMS) convened on 23-24 February for the Regional Workshop on the Development Prospects for the ASEAN Minerals Cooperation (DPAMC) and ... Read More

Joint Press Release ASEAN, Canada, UN Women jointly launch 5-year programme to advance Women, Peace and Security Agenda

New York, Feb. 24 -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Canada and UN Women jointly launched today a five-year programme to expand and strengthen women's leadership and participation ... Read More

ASEAN promotes higher labour productivity for the region

JAKARTA, Feb. 23 -- Today, ASEAN Secretariat launched the Regional Study Report on Labour Productivity in ASEAN. The Study Report provides an analysis of the current situations and concepts of labour ... Read More

ASEAN, Russia to enhance cooperation in disaster management

JAKARTA, Feb. 19 -- Today, ASEAN and Russia signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between ASEAN and the Russian Federation on Cooperation in the Field of Disaster Management to promote and deve... Read More

Road freight in ASEAN: New Covid-19 Response and Recovery Guidelines

JAKARTA, Feb. 18 -- ASEAN Member States will have new tools to help them address issues related to road freight transport caused by the COVID-19 pandemic as part of the initiatives under the ASEAN Com... Read More

Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba presents credentials

Singapore, Feb. 15 -- Ambassador of Cuba to ASEAN, H.E. Tania Velazquez Lopez, presented her Letter of Credence to the Secretary-General of ASEAN, H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi, through video conference on 1... Read More