Lao FM praises ASEAN as successful regional organisation ASEAN

Lao FM praises ASEAN as successful regional organisation

ASEAN has become one of the most successful regional organisations in the world, with a host of tangible accomplishments on many fronts, Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith said in a message sent recently to the Lao people on the occasion of the 53rd founding anniversary of the bloc and the 23rd anniversary of Laos’ membership.
Thai Prime Minister to attend 36th ASEAN Summit World

Thai Prime Minister to attend 36th ASEAN Summit

Thai Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is scheduled to attend the 36th ASEAN Summit and relevant meetings chaired by Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 26.
China attaches importance to ASEAN’s central role ASEAN

China attaches importance to ASEAN’s central role

Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has affirmed China's consistent stance of attaching importance to ASEAN's central role and the country’s support for the bloc's efforts in building its Community.
President Tran Dai Quang greets Lao PM Politics

President Tran Dai Quang greets Lao PM

President Tran Dai Quang gave a reception in Hanoi on October 25 for Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith who heads a high-level delegation to ongoing regional summits in Vietnam.
Malaysia to host 27th ASEAN Summit in November World

Malaysia to host 27th ASEAN Summit in November

The 27th ASEAN Summit will officially kick off in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 21, with a schedule for adopting the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on setting up the ASEAN Community.
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Seminar highlights connectivity in Asia-Pacific

Connectivity and inclusive growth in Asia-Pacific was the theme of a recent seminar coorganised by the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC) and the Boao Forum for Asia in Bali, Indonesia.