ASEAN, China and Korea discuss migrant workers protection
15:04 12/04/2018
SIEM REAP, 7 April 2018 – Senior officials from ASEAN Member States, China and Republic of Korea (ROK) exchanged information and perspectives at the seminar on Migrant Workers’...
ASEAN manages online academy for MSMEs
16:30 09/04/2018
LUANG PRABANG, 5 April 2018 – Earlier today the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) began the process of handing over the administration of the ASEAN Small and Medium...
ASEAN must step up efforts to attract private capital for infrastructure projects: Heng Swee Keat
12:00 09/04/2018
“The opportunity set is large, but much work is needed to mainstream ASEAN infrastructure financing as an asset class," says Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat. - Source: ASEAN...
ASEAN finance ministers, central bankers reaffirm commitment to international trade, investment
11:59 09/04/2018
This is because international trade and investment are “important engines” of growth and development, ASEAN officials said in a joint statement. - Source: ASEAN economic
ASEAN, KIPO sign memorandum on intellectual property
16:33 04/04/2018
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, 27 March 2018 – A Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) on intellectual property was signed by the Heads of the ASEAN Intellectual Property Offices and the Korean...
ASEAN holds policy dialogue to encourage micro enterprises and family business to register
16:25 04/04/2018
LUANG PRABANG, 3 April 2018 – The 2nd ASEAN Policy Dialogue on Starting a Business was held in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR yesterday. The dialogue is an initiative under the ASEAN Work...
New Deputy Secretary-General for ASEAN Economic Community takes office
16:00 27/03/2018
JAKARTA, 26 March 2018 – Dr. Aladdin D. Rillo took office today as the new Deputy Secretary-General (DSG) for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) from 2018 to 2021 . Guided by the ASEAN...
New ASEAN body, the Lead Implementing Body for Sustainable Infrastructure, established to strengthen connectivity and infrastructure
08:39 16/03/2018
JAKARTA, 14 March 2018 – The inaugural meeting of the Lead Implementing Body for the Master Plan on ASEAN Connectivity (MPAC) 2025 Strategic Area on Sustainable Infrastructure...