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Training for ASEAN Disaster Management Future Leaders Begins

The ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre) commences an executive training programme for selected disaster management officers from ASEAN countries. Under AHA Centre...

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ASEAN and TCS to Explore Possible Cooperation

Secretary-General of the Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS), H.E. Shigeo Iwatani, today called on Secretary-General of ASEAN, H.E. Le Luong Minh. During their meeting, Secretary-General Iwatani expressed his...

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ASEAN and Kazakhstan to Promote Bilateral and Regional Cooperation

Kazakhstan expresses its keen interest in cooperation with ASEAN in the potential areas comfortable to both ASEAN and Kazakhstan, said H.E. Askhat T. Orazabay, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to ASEAN during...

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CSCAP to Enhance Collaboration with ASEAN

Top officials of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP), a non-governmental (track two) process for dialogue on regional security issues, paid a courtesy call on Secretary-General of ASEAN,...

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Aviation: EU-ASEAN Aviation Summit proposes "open skies" agreement

In a Joint Declaration adopted today in Singapore at the end of a successful two-day EU-ASEAN Aviation Summit, the European Commission and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN[1]) proposed to take aviation...

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Close Friendship between ASEAN and India Captured on Photographs

Secretary-General of ASEAN, H. E. Le Luong Minh and Ambassador of India to Indonesia, ASEAN and Timor-Leste, H. E. Gurjit Singh jointly inaugurated today an exhibition on Civilizational Links between India and...

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ASEAN Celebrates 2015 Community with Stakeholders

With the impending launch of ASEAN Community as a backdrop, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations marked its 48th anniversary today with a high-profile celebration in its headquarters in Jakarta. Indonesian Vice...

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ASEAN Responds to Disasters as One

The Philippines National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Office of Civil Defense (NDRRMC-OCD) together with the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre)...

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ASEAN Launches Women Entrepreneurship Network

The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs of Viet Nam, together with the ASEAN Secretariat and ASEAN Connectivity through Trade and Investment Project (ACTI) hosted the Launching Workshop of the ASEAN Women...

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Harmonising Regulation of Traditional Medicines and Health Supplements Ahead of ASEAN Integration

Traditional medicines have been around for centuries, but the rise in demand for alternative and holistic medicines has generated more attention to the effects, classification, and production of these treatments and...

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ASEAN to Enhance Cross-Border Enforcement

A Workshop on Enhancing Cross-Border Enforcement in the ASEAN Region Ecommerce, Cross Border Complaint Sharing and Sweeps was held from 24-25 April in Makati City, the Philippines. Convened on the margins of the 9th...

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ASEAN and Hong Kong to Pursue Free Trade Agreement

H.E. Le Luong Minh, Secretary-General of ASEAN, visited Hong Kong last week at the invitation of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. During his visit, the Secretary-General met with high level...

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ASEAN to Develop New Vision on Food, Agriculture and Forestry towards 2020

ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is not the final goal of ASEAN economic integration. While the establishment of AEC in 2015 is an important milestone, it also represents the start of a new phase in ASEANs continuing...

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ASEAN launches “One Village One Product” Guidelines

The ASEAN Guidelines on Improvement of Rural Living Condition Through One Village One Product (OVOP) Movement was launched at the end of an ASEAN Workshop last week in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The OVOP Movement started...

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CLMV Economic and Socio-cultural Officials Conclude ASEAN Training

Officials from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam (CLMV) marked the end of their one-year stint at the ASEAN Secretariat as Attachment Officers (AO) from government ministries related to the ASEAN Economic...

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Civil Society Forum in Myanmar to Advance ASEAN Solidarity

A record-breaking 3,000-plus participants took part in the annual ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN Peoples Forum (ACSC/APF). The ACSC/APF 2014 took place 2123 March in Yangon, Myanmar. Taking on the theme Advancing...

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ASEAN Apparel, Footwear Entrepreneurs Eye Global Supply Chain

Experts from multi-national companies in Ho Chi Minh City today met 65 entrepreneurs from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam to discuss ways these businesses can better...

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ASEAN to Raise Public Awareness on Consumer Protection

International best practices and practical models, and guidelines to develop effective consumer protection awareness campaign were discussed by ASEAN Member States (AMS) at the 2nd Workshop on the Development of Public...

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ASEAN, China Reaffirm Commitment to Forge Closer Cooperation

The 16th Meeting of the ASEAN-China Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) held in Jakarta on 10 April reaffirmed commitment to forge closer cooperation. The annual JCC Meeting is a key mechanism to review ASEAN-China...

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“The competition: Discover Thainess, Discover ASEAN”

More Information The politically correct acronym for ASEAN is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations; however, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has just given it a new name: (A - Adventure, S - Spa & Health,...