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ASEAN Family Day held in Italy
Embassies of member countries in the ASEAN Committee in Rome (ACR) celebrated the ASEAN Family Day on September 7th.
34th ASEAN-Japan Forum held in Hanoi
10:35 04/06/2019
The 34th ASEAN-Japan Forum took place in Hanoi on June 3rd under the chair of Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung and his Japanese counterpart Takeo Mori.
Philippines, RoK announce FTA negotiations
10:27 04/06/2019
The Republic of Korea (RoK) on June 3rd announced the start of free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations with the Philippines as part of efforts to strengthen economic ties with the Southeast Asian country.
Maldives improves its trade environment
10:21 04/06/2019
(CPV) - ADB has approved a financial package totaling USD11 million to bring in a single electronic platform in Maldives to improve the speed and efficiency of cross-border control procedures employing the latest in high-tech systems.
Cooperation key to solving disputes in seas: Shangri-La dialogue
19:02 03/06/2019
The 18th Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on June 1st saw various discussions under themes related to maritime security, national defence industry development and national defence cooperation.
Thailand-Myanmar boost cross-border transport
18:58 03/06/2019
Thailand and Myanmar expect to have cars travelling on routes between both countries this September, in a move set to bolster the regional economy.
Japan, Philippines to work for free, open Indo-Pacific
10:33 02/06/2019
Japan and the Philippines have agreed to work toward achieving a free, open and rules-based Indo-Pacific region by strengthening security cooperation.
ASEAN, China seek to promote trade cooperation
10:33 02/06/2019
A roundtable conference on ASEAN-China trade cooperation took place in Beijing, China on May 31st, aiming to implementing common perceptions reached between the two sides during the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019.
Thailand: speaker of lower house receives royal approval
15:42 01/06/2019
The speaker and two deputy speakers of the House of Representatives of Thailand have received Royal approval, Thailand's Royal Gazette website reported on May 31.
ARF senior officials adopts over 20 initiatives for 2019-2020
15:11 01/06/2019
The Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) of the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) endorsed more than 20 initiatives for 2019-2020 in Bangkok on May 31st.