Cambodia receives 2.5 mln doses of vaccine from China
05/09/2021
Secretary of State at the Cambodian Health Ministry Youk Sambath received 2.5 million doses of Sinovac vaccine from China on September 4.
ASEAN commits to maintaining nuclear weapon-free region
15:44 03/08/2021
ASEAN member countries on August 2 committed to maintaining nuclear weapon-free Southeast Asia and ensuring the right to using nuclear energy for peaceful purposes of countries.
New COVID-19 developments in Southeast Asian nations
15:08 03/08/2021
The Lao Ministry of Health reported on August 2 that the country had recorded an additional 199 COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, raising the national count to 6,765, including seven fatalities.
Cambodia begins vaccinations for children aged 12-17
16:58 02/08/2021
Cambodia began a COVID-19 vaccination drive targeting children aged 12-17 in its capital Phnom Penh and three provinces of Kandal, Koh Kong and Preah Sihanouk on August 1.
ASEAN, EU maintain support for higher education internationalisation
16:35 02/08/2021
The European Union’s Support to Higher Education in ASEAN Region (SHARE) Programme has recently held its 12th Policy Dialogue Webinar Series with the main theme “Creating a Resilient and Sustainable ASEAN Higher Education Space”.
Indonesia to build a global vaccine manufacturing centre
11:14 02/08/2021
Indonesian Health Minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin said his country is working with the World Health Organization (WHO) to finalise a deal in building a COVID-19 vaccine producing centre.
Myanmar pledges to cooperate with ASEAN’s special envoy
11:08 02/08/2021
Chairman of the State Administration Council of Myanmar Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has promised the organisation of new elections, while saying the government of Myanmar is ready to work with any special envoy appointed the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
COVID-19 remains rampant in Southeast Asia nations
14:28 31/07/2021
The Delta variant of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which was first detected in India, has continued to spread in Southeast Asian nations, with Indonesia recording the highest rate of infection.
ASEAN-China trade surges 85 times in 30 years
16:16 30/07/2021
Trade between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has skyrocketed by 85 times since the two sides established their dialogue relations 30 years ago.
Webinar highlights Canada-ASEAN connections in business, education
16:01 30/07/2021
Experts from Canada and ASEAN member countries as well as leaders of businesses of both sides gathered at an online conference on July 29 by York University's Centre for Asian Studies to discuss the Canada-ASEAN connectivity, especially in business and education.