Former ASEAN secretary-general Surin Pitsuwan dies aged 68
17:32 15/12/2017
BANGKOK: Former ASEAN secretary-general Surin Pitsuwan died aged 68 on Thursday (Nov 30). Dr Surin, who was also a former Thai foreign minister, died of an acute heart attack,...
Malaysian millennials win the ASEAN Data Science Explorers competition
17:30 15/12/2017
Team 'ASEANalysts' - comprising participants Thean Su Mei and Wong Feng Ming from Monash University Malaysia - emerged the ASEAN champion at the regional face-off.
Asean Launches HeForShe Campaign to Eliminate Discrimination Against Women
17:22 15/12/2017
Jakarta. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or Asean, launched the HeForShe solidarity campaign at its headquarters in Jakarta on Thursday (30/11), marking a new show of...
ASEAN to use films as a vehicle to promote awareness
11:35 06/12/2017
DA NANG, 30 November 2017 – The 20th Viet Nam Film Festival was held on 24-28 November in Da Nang, Viet Nam. With the theme “Building up a modern and humane film industry,” a total...
SSEAYP delegates visit ASEAN Secretariat
08:47 05/12/2017
JAKARTA, 24 November 2017 - The 44th batch of the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Programme (SSEAYP) composed of 330 youth delegates from the 10 ASEAN Member States and...
Joint Media Statement of The Sixth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Minerals (6th AMMIN)
08:45 05/12/2017
The 6th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Minerals (AMMin) was held on 30 November 2017 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. E. U Ohn Winn, Union Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental...
Eight mining companies receive ASEAN Mineral Awards
08:44 05/12/2017
NAY PYI TAW, 4 December 2017 – Eight mining companies involved in mining, processing and distribution of mineral products in the ASEAN region were recognised at the 1st ASEAN...
ASEAN conducts training on business and human rights
13:58 04/12/2017
BANGKOK, 21 November 2017 – The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened the AICHR Training Programme on Business and Human Rights on 13-16 November in...
Launched: Publication on financing the Sustainable Development Goals in ASEAN
09:27 04/12/2017
JAKARTA, 17 November 2017 – ASEAN, together with PR China and UNDP, launched a publication on financing the Sustainable Development Goals in ASEAN at the ASEAN Secretariat today....