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  • September 25, 2016 1:00 am

    Myanmar likely to join Asean Power Grid

    MYANMAR is likely to be the fifth Asean country to sign up for the Asean Power Grid formed by Laos, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore, energy ministers have said.

  • September 25, 2016 1:00 am

    Chinese content wins Asean hearts

    Bao Dada is a character in a Chinese animation show called Cat's Eye Boy Bao Dada broadcast on Cambodia's National Television of Cambodia from October 2014. Translated by Guangxi People's Broadcasting Station, it was the first Chinese animation show to have been broadcast in Cambodia.

  • September 24, 2016 10:25 am

    Asean Now: Weekly Wrap Ep 56

    Asean Now wraps up the latest news of the week in the region.

  • September 24, 2016 1:00 am

    Brunei reaffirms commitment in support of Asean power grid

    THE DEPUTY Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday attended the opening ceremony of the 34th Asean Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM) and its associated meetings in Myanmar, said the Energy and Industry Department, Prime Minister’s Office in a press statement yesterday.

  • September 20, 2016 5:40 pm

    Canada supports Asean migrant workers

    NEW YORK - Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced a US$5.5 million project to protect migrant workers in the Asean region.

  • September 19, 2016 2:35 pm

    EU to continue to focus on Asean

    The European Union's ties with Singapore and Southeast Asia will not change in the wake of Britain's shock vote in June to leave the bloc, according to a top EU official here.

  • September 19, 2016 1:00 am

    Kudos to Asean chair Laos despite hiccups

    By all accounts, Laos has performed well and managed its role efficiently, delivering nearly all of its pledges as the chair of Asean. The land-locked country also showed that it can both serve as a bridge between new and old members and at the same time represent Asean in engaging major powers.

  • September 17, 2016 9:53 am

    Asean Now: Weekly Wrap Ep 55

    Asean Now wraps up the latest news of the week in the region.

  • September 17, 2016 1:00 am

    VN brands outpace rest of Asean

    THE TOTAL value of the 50 most valuable brands in Vietnam in 2016 amounts to around US$7.3 billion (Bt254 billion), an increase from around $5.5 billion last year.

  • September 16, 2016 1:00 am

    Thailand to serve as JTEKT’s Asean headquarters

    JTEKT CORP, one of the world’s largest suppliers of automotive steering systems, is establishing Thailand as its headquarters for Asean, where it aims to boost its market share for steering products from 68 per cent to 75 per cent by 2020.

  • September 15, 2016 5:20 pm

    Most Asean countries see drop in logistics ranking

    Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia all outperformed the East Asia & Pacific regional average in the Logistics Performance Index, part of the bi-annual report published by the World Bank Group, “Connecting to Compete 2016: Trade Logistics in the Global Economy.”

  • September 15, 2016 1:01 am

    EU introduces first EU-Asean Blue Book

    The European Union yesterday launched the first edition of the EU-Asean Blue Book - an overview on development cooperation between Asean and the European bloc.