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...
ASEAN students strive to become drivers of global digitalization
15:22 21/08/2018
“Civic engagement happens when news turns into a conversation with the community,” Raisa Serafica, the unit head of Civic Engagement of Rappler said, giving examples of their...
Brunei committed to battling climate change: Minister
09:51 13/07/2018
Brunei’s commitment in battling climate change was highlighted by Minister of Energy and Industry Dato Paduka Dr Awang Haji Mat Suny bin Haji Mohd Hussein in his National Statement...