Asean summit ends with rebukes against trade protectionism
11:37 22/03/2018
The leaders of Australia and Singapore closed a regional summit yesterday with a stand against protectionism, arguing in favour of multi-nation trade deals as fears mount that US...
Australia-ASEAN summit held amid US-China tensions
11:36 22/03/2018
From March 16 to 18, a second biennial summit between Australia and the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) took place in Sydney, hosted by Australian Prime Minister...
Sultan welcomes growing Asean-Australia relations
11:36 22/03/2018
HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei...
Asean is fulcrum of Indo-Pacific strategy: US
15:19 19/03/2018
The United States under President Donald Trump sees South-east Asia as the fulcrum of its "free and open Indo-Pacific" strategy rather than a region excluded from it, said its...
ASEAN promotes sustainable infrastructure connectivity, development
14:13 19/03/2018
Jakarta (VNA) – Officials of the ASEAN countries discussed ways to enhance infrastructure connectivity and development in the region at meetings held in Jakarta, Indonesia, on...
Why Labor believes the Quad is important to ASEAN
14:13 19/03/2018
Labor warmly welcomes ASEAN leaders to Sydney for this week's ASEAN-Australia Special Summit. Australia became ASEAN's first formal dialogue partner under Prime Minister Gough...
Malcolm Turnbull stresses security at ASEAN summit
14:12 19/03/2018
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will link security and economic prosperity in a key speech at the ASEAN-Australia summit on Saturday, as Canberra looks to bolster the...
ASEAN Summit: Security ramps up as Peter Dutton opens meeting
14:11 19/03/2018
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has officially opened a meeting of southeast Asian leaders in Sydney today, which will take place over the weekend.
Grab, AirAsia and Go-Jek lead Asean corporate charge into payments
11:04 19/03/2018
Their model is now gaining traction in southeast Asia, where a Singapore-based, Indonesia-focused transport platform and a Malaysian budget airline announced plans to move into...