New cyber security centre to boost ASEAN's capabilities
10:18 19/09/2018
With cyber attacks mounting, Singapore is expanding its programme to deepen Asean's cyber capabilities and enhance the region's ability to respond to emerging global cyberthreats.
ASEAN countries among world’s outperforming emerging economies: Report
10:56 14/09/2018
Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam are among the 18 outperforming emerging economies identified in this report. - Source: ASEAN Security
ASEAN enhances good consumer protection practices in six priority sectors
14:35 10/09/2018
MANILA, 7 September, 2018 – Consumer protection training tools are being developed by ASEAN in six key areas, namely; healthcare services, consumer credit and banking, environment,...
Understanding the “Digital Silk Road”: Implications for ASEAN
14:29 10/09/2018
"The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is about more than physical infrastructure. Beyond the fanfare about ports and railways, the BRI has a technological counterpart with...
New report says Southeast Asia makes headway in SME development
09:41 03/09/2018
The newly launched ASEAN Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Policy Index 2018 shows that Southeast Asia has been making considerable progress in advancing policy frameworks for SME...
Asean journalists call for media to help lead battle against fake news
09:27 03/09/2018
Recognising fake news as a global challenge, media representatives of Asean countries agreed on Tuesday that the fight against falsehoods and disinformation must be a joint effort...
ASEAN, partners call for robust implementation of SDGs by local governments
10:10 27/08/2018
SIEM REAP, 21 AUGUST 2018 – ASEAN, together with its dialogue partner China and the UNDP called on local governments of the region to take a more active role in poverty alleviation...
EU firms in ASEAN see region as having greatest potential
10:07 27/08/2018
A growing majority of European firms in South-east Asia believe further Asean economic integration will be important to their business, with many finding the current pace too slow,...
Documentary showcases rich ASEAN-China cooperation
11:09 23/08/2018
“The Dan’s Way documentary combines the culture and tourism. It shows how ordinary people live in pursuit of life and happiness. It provides new gateway to China on what is the...