ASEAN unsettled by China's weapon systems, tension in South China Sea
21:57 20/06/2017
Southeast Asian countries see China's installation of weapons systems in the South China Sea as very unsettling and want to prevent militarization and urge dialogue to stop "recent...
ASEAN unsettled by China weapon systems, tension in South China Sea
21:57 20/06/2017
Southeast Asian countries see China's installation of weapons systems in the South China Sea as "very unsettling" and have urged dialogue to stop an escalation of "recent...
US, ASEAN ready to help Philippines tackle Marawi threat: Ng Eng Hen
21:57 20/06/2017
SINGAPORE: The United States and ASEAN members stand ready to help the Philippines in countering the ongoing terrorist threat in Marawi City, said Singapore Defence Minister Ng Eng...
Tillerson to meet with ASEAN foreign ministers in May
14:11 22/05/2017
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with the foreign ministers of Southeast Asian countries on May 4 in Washington ahead of planned regional summits in November, a...
ASEAN gives Beijing a pass on South China Sea dispute, cites 'improving cooperation'
14:11 22/05/2017
MANILA: Southeast Asian leaders took a softer stance on disputes in the South China Sea during a summit that ended on Saturday (Apr 29), avoiding tacit references to China's...
China welcomes ASEAN summit declaration on South China Sea
14:11 22/05/2017
China on Tuesday welcomed a softer stand taken by Southeast Asian countries on the disputed South China Sea at a weekend summit, saying it showed efforts to ease tension were...
ASEAN ministers warn against complacency in tackling haze
14:11 22/05/2017
KUALA LUMPUR: Indonesia has told its neighbours at an ASEAN meeting on Thursday (May 18) that the haze situation in the region will be like it was in 2016.  Ministers and senior...
Chairmanship of CPR passes on to the Philippines
10:26 11/01/2017
After wrapping up a productive year of meetings and activities, Ambassador Latsamy Keomany, Permanent Representative of Lao PDR to ASEAN, handed over yesterday the chairmanship of...
Serbia seeks closer relationship with ASEAN
10:13 11/01/2017
Recognising ASEAN as an important organisation with an increasingly strategic role in the region and beyond, Serbia conveyed its interest to forge closer relationship with ASEAN...