ASEAN countries boost trade ties with western Mexican state
11:40 15/04/2019
Mexico City (VNA) – A business cooperation forum was held in the western state of Jalisco, the second biggest economic centre of Mexico, on April 11 and 12 to foster its...
Report: Over half of gamers in Southeast Asia are 'strongly drawn' to esports
13:46 12/04/2019
A new study from Niko Partners reveals 60 percent of Southeast Asia's gamers gravitate toward esports, hinting at further growth for the field in the region's future. Esports is...
For years, Forbes' 30 Under 30 list has been the benchmark of success and recognition for tried and tested young entrepreneurs.
13:32 12/04/2019
For years, Forbes' 30 Under 30 list has been the benchmark of success and recognition for tried and tested young entrepreneurs. Among the 300 listed, about a quarter were from...
UK announces $43 million in programmes for ASEAN region
14:15 08/02/2019
The United Kingdom’s Minister of State for Asia last week announced the launch of two programmes that will deliver a total of $43 million in funding to support low carbon...
Unleashing ASEAN's full potential with data-driven governance
14:12 08/02/2019
ASEAN has identified “strengthening governance by improving transparency in the public sector” as one of the action plans necessary to realize a more responsive, competitive,...
ASEAN, Indonesia`s roles to encourage N Korea to trust peace building effort
16:52 07/01/2019
This strategic relationship has placed ASEAN in an important position to support South Korea`s effort to build trust with North Korea and, at the same time, to encourage Kim...
Headwinds abound for Singapore, but economists say the silver lining lies in Asean
16:42 07/01/2019
The trade dispute between the United States and China may be hogging international headlines, but economists here say they are more concerned about a slowdown of China’s economy in...
For China, ASEAN is Far More Important than a Mere Talking Shop
16:41 07/01/2019
Economically, politically and strategically, the Southeast Asian bloc has provided China a valuable seat at the table of regional diplomacy since becoming dialogue partners in 1996...
Programme to provide homestay experience, traditional culture to students
10:46 26/12/2018
Twenty five ASEAN and Korean university students will be gathering in Desa Wisata Nglanggeran, Yogyakarta, Indonesia for the ASEAN Community-based Tourism (CBT) Programme 2018 from...