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Tokyo celebration marks 50th anniversary of ASEAN

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Tokyo celebration marks 50th anniversary of ASEAN

Japan held a ceremony in Tokyo on November 22 to mark the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), recognising the bloc’s role in promoting peace and stability in the region and the world.

ASEAN mangrove planting day runs in Indonesia

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ASEAN mangrove planting day runs in Indonesia

Delegations of the ASEAN member states, East Asian countries, the US, Japan, and India took part in planting mangroves within the Angke Kapuk Mangrove Ecotourism Park in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 20.

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

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Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has put forth four promising cooperation areas between ASEAN and EU in sustainable development, including the strengthening of bilateral, regional and inter-regional economic, trade and investment connectivity, especially the implementation of the ASEAN-EU free trade agreement in the future.

ASEAN, China, UNDP introduce report on SDGs financing

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ASEAN, China, UNDP introduce report on SDGs financing

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), China and UN Development Programme (UNDP) introduced a joint report on 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) financing in ASEAN during a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 17.​