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...
Yearender: Upholding multilateralism, ASEAN presses ahead with community building, international cooperation in turbulent 2018
10:43 26/12/2018
In turbulent 2018 when the world was undergoing rapid changes and the existing international order facing challenges, leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)...
ASEAN Youths Address Social Issues with Data Analytics at ASEAN Data Science Explorers Regionals 2018
14:26 13/12/2018
The ASEAN Foundation and SAP held the regional finals of ASEAN Data Science Explorers (ADSE) in a face-off that saw three student teams from Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam...
ASEAN labor ministers to promote green jobs, inclusive growth
11:28 13/12/2018
The 25th ASEAN Labor Ministers' Meeting and its Related Conferences that concluded last Nov. 29 have adopted three outcome documents: the ASEAN Declaration on Promoting Green Jobs...
Social media’s journey to Southeast Asia
11:23 13/12/2018
According to We Are Social and Hootsuite’s 2018 report, all countries in Southeast Asia have significant numbers when it comes to social media penetration. Most of these countries...
India-ASEAN InnoTech Summit here, organised by FICCI
10:15 03/12/2018
Union Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, today called upon the scientific community in India and ASEAN member states to intensify collaborative...