ASEAN member states called for closer cooperation World

ASEAN member states called for closer cooperation

Former Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Le Luong Minh has called for more efforts of and closer cooperation among the group’s member nations to promote intra-bloc development.
ASEAN promotes gender equality, women protection World

ASEAN promotes gender equality, women protection

HeForShe campaign, designed to encourage men and boys to eliminate discrimination against women and girls, was launched by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on November 30 in response to International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (November 25).
Fintech a tool to boost integration: ASEAN meet Business

Fintech a tool to boost integration: ASEAN meet

Financial technology (fintech) should be used to strengthen regional integration and promote inclusive and sustainable development, speakers said at the 47th ASEAN Banking Council Meeting in Da Nang on November 24.
Brunei’s TPP chief negotiator expected to head ASEAN ASEAN

Brunei’s TPP chief negotiator expected to head ASEAN

Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Brunei Lim Jock Hoi is expected to become Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) after ASEAN foreign ministers agreed to nominate him for the post, official sources said.
ASEAN marks founding anniversary in Paris ASEAN

ASEAN marks founding anniversary in Paris

A ceremony was held in Paris on October 16 to mark the 50th founding anniversary of the ASEAN and 40 years of dialogue partnership between the bloc and the European Union (EU).
ASEAN reinforces relations with UN, Switzerland ASEAN

ASEAN reinforces relations with UN, Switzerland

Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Le Luong Minh held working sessions at the United Nations Office in Geneva and met with Swiss leaders during a working visit to Switzerland from September 11-15.
Norway, ASEAN deepen partnership ASEAN

Norway, ASEAN deepen partnership

Norway commits to enhancing and deepening cooperation with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as well as its member countries.
ASEAN enjoys half century of dynamic, comprehensive development ASEAN

ASEAN enjoys half century of dynamic, comprehensive development

After 50 years of development, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has been internationally recognised as a comprehensive regional cooperative organisation and a cohesive and dynamic political-economic entity that contributes to global connectivity.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets ASEAN Secretary-General Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets ASEAN Secretary-General

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 18 received ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh and President of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) Hidetoshi Nishimura, who are in Hanoi for a talk on measures to boost intra-bloc links.