Tue, 03 Apr 2018 01:00
HRH Princess Bajrakitiyabha visits Asean Secretariat on Monday
Her Royal Highness Princess Bajrakitiyabha on Monday visited the Asean Secretariat in Jakarta and hold a discussion with Asean’s Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi, according to Asean Secretariat's statement.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:31
VP Pence makes inaugural visit to ASEAN Secretariat
United States Vice President Mike Pence made his maiden visit to the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta on Thursday, amid expectations of a clearer US foreign policy stance for the region.
Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:52
Dr Saisuree Chutikul wins Asean Peoples’ Award
The Asean Secretariat has announced that former PM’s Office minister Dr Saisuree Chutikul has been named the Thai recipient of the Asean Peoples’ Award.
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 00:00
Cooperation on energy under discussion
Delegations from Asean member states, the Asean Secretariat and dialogue countries are currently meeting in Luang Prabang, Laos, to discuss energy cooperation and integration.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00
US Commerce Secretary Pritzker to join Asean mission
The US-Asean Business Council will organise its second annual CEO-level business mission to Vietnam and the Philippines in June, building on the success of last year's mission to Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Asean Secretariat.
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:00
Asean calls for liberalisation of service sector as well as manufacturing
Liberalisation of investments in the service sector is as important as in the manufacturing sector since the services are essential input into most economic activities, the Asean secretariat said in a recent report.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 00:00
Can Asean last another 50 years?
Indonesia's Minister of International Trade and Industry, Dato Seri Mustapha Mohamad, caught me off-guard with his recent remarks on the lack of awareness of Asean integration plans among those surveyed by the Asean Secretariat. However, on closer examina
Wed, 23 Jan 2013 00:00
Toward a code of conduct for the South China Sea
The new Asean secretary-general, former deputy foreign minister Le Luong Minh of Vietnam, mentioned in his inaugural speech at the transfer-of-office ceremony at the Asean Secretariat on January 9, that "Asean should speed up efforts towards an early star
Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00
Asean Secretariat must be empowered
With six months left in his five-year term, Asean Secretary General Dr Surin Pitsuwan is making a last-ditch effort to strengthen his 260-strong staff, including 79 openly recruited from all member countries, at the Jakarta-based organisation.
Sun, 30 Oct 2011 00:00
First ever adventurists rickshaw run in ASEAN comes to a triumphant finish in Krabi, Thailand
Pioneering new tourism initiative officially backed by the ASEAN Secretariat comes to a glorious finish in Krabi, Thailand