ASEAN Community stays cohesive to move forwards: Deputy PM Politics

ASEAN Community stays cohesive to move forwards: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as a strong and cohesive community in an article written on the occasion of the bloc’s 52nd founding anniversary (August 8).
AMM-52: ministers discusses series of regional issues ASEAN

AMM-52: ministers discusses series of regional issues

Delegates to the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52) in Bangkok on July 31 discussed the building of the ASEAN Community and foreign relations, and reviewed preparations for year-end summits, as well as exchanged ideas on international and regional issues of common concern.
ASEAN enhances solidarity to deal with security challenges World

ASEAN enhances solidarity to deal with security challenges

The ASEAN Political-Security Community Council (APSC) and the ASEAN Coordinating Council (ACC) convened their meetings in Singapore on November 13 to review the grouping’s cooperation, and complete reports and documents to be submitted to the leaders.
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ASEAN community tipped to bring social benefits

The integration of the ASEAN community will present many opportunities and benefits, said Thomas Thomas, chief executive officer of the ASEAN Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Network, on June 12.
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ASEAN People’s Forum opens in Myanmar

The 2014 ASEAN People’s Forum (APF) opened on March 21 in Yangon, Myanmar, under the theme “Advancing ASEAN People’s Solidarity towards Sustainable Peace, Development, Justice and Democratisation”.
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Vietnam joins regional people’s forum preparations

A host of Vietnamese people’s organisations met in Hanoi on August 29 to discuss preparations for the 2014 ASEAN People’s Forum (APF) scheduled to take place in Yangon city, Myanmar from March 21-23 next year.