ASEAN improves border controls to address irregular migration and trafficking in persons
17:15 03/06/2016
The workshop was attended by representatives of ASEAN Committee on the Implementation of the ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers...
Malaysia assumes chairmanship of ASEAN Education Ministers Meeting; sets direction for next five years
17:06 03/06/2016
Malaysia took the helm of the ASEAN Education Ministers Meeting (ASED) from Lao PDR during the Ninth ASED in Selangor, Malaysia. The meeting was convened in conjunction with five...
ASEAN monitors effectiveness of competition policy and law enforcement
15:35 03/06/2016
A Brainstorming Session to Monitor the Effectiveness of Competition Regimes in ASEAN was held on 25-26 May in Bangkok, Thailand. The session is part of the initiative to develop an...
ASEAN celebrates a decade of defence cooperation
15:34 03/06/2016
The ASEAN Defence Ministers yesterday commemorated the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM). The ministers, who were in Vientiane...
ASEAN, UN discuss way forward for humanitarian partnership
15:32 03/06/2016
On the sidelines of the World Humanitarian Summit, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the United Nations (UN) held a joint forum today to discuss lessons...
ASEAN affirms national leadership, regional partnership to support ‘Agenda for Humanity’
15:18 03/06/2016
At the closing of the World Humanitarian Summit, ASEAN Ministers responsible for disaster management expressed their commitment to support a UN-led agenda that aims to prevent and...
ASEAN actress from Philippines wins best actress in Cannes
15:17 03/06/2016
The Philippines’ Jaclyn Jose won the best actress award at the 69th Cannes Film Festival for her role in the Filipino film “Ma’ Rosa” directed by Brillante Mendoza. Jose is the...
ASEAN joins global effort to prevent, reduce human suffering
15:28 27/05/2016
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) made a strong presence at the World Humanitarian Summit which opened today in Istanbul. Led by Secretary-General Le Luong Minh,...
ASEAN, Russia to broaden cultural ties
15:13 27/05/2016
The ASEAN-Russia Culture Ministers Meeting was held today in the city of Sochi, the Russian Federation. Delegations of ministries and agencies responsible for culture of all ASEAN...