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THE 21st ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Retreat 28 February to 1 March 2015, Kota Bharu, Malaysia

on Sunday, 01 March 2015. Posted in 2015, Statement & Communiques

The ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) expressed confidence that the region's economies will maintain their momentum in 2015 despite the global economic and geopolitical challenges. They emphasised that the deepening economic integration in the region would serve as a buffer in helping ASEAN progress and prosper.

ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Statement On The Violence and Brutality Committed by Extremist Organizations in Iraq and Syria

on Thursday, 29 January 2015. Posted in 2015, Statement & Communiques

We, the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of ASEAN, in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia on 28 January 2015 and recalling our Statement issued on 26 September 2014, condemn and deplore the violence and brutality committed by extremist organisations and radical groups in Iraq and Syria, whose impact increasingly poses a threat to all regions of the world.

Joint Media Statement on 14th ASEAN Telecommunications and Information Technology Ministers Meeting and Related Meetings

on Tuesday, 27 January 2015. Posted in 2015, Statement & Communiques

The 14th ASEAN Telecommunications and Information Technology (IT) Ministers Meeting (TELMIN) was held in Bangkok, Thailand, on 22-23 January 2015. H.E Dr. Pornchai Rujiprapa, Minister of Information and Communication Technology of Thailand, chaired the Meeting, and H.E. Nguyen Thanh Hung, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications of Viet Nam was the Vice-Chairman. The Ministers also held consultations with their counterparts from the People’s Republic of China, Japan, Republic of Korea, and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) on 22-23 January 2015.

Joint Media Statement on The Eighteenth Meeting Of ASEAN Tourism Ministers

on Monday, 26 January 2015. Posted in 2015, Statement & Communiques

The Eighteenth Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers was held on 25 January 2015 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, in conjunction with the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2015 (ATF). H.E. Mr. Htay Aung, Union Minister for Hotels and Tourism of Myanmar, chaired the Meeting and H.E. Mr. Ramon R. Jimenez, Jr., Secretary of Tourism of Philippines was the Vice-Chairman. The 18th M-ATM Meeting was preceded by the Forty-First Meeting of ASEAN National Tourism Organisations (NTOs) and their consultations with dialogue partners

Joint Media Statement The Fourteenth Meeting Of ASEAN Plus Three (China, Japan And Republic Of Korea) Tourism Ministers

on Monday, 26 January 2015. Posted in 2015, Statement & Communiques

The Fourteenth Meeting of the ASEAN Plus Three (China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea) Tourism Ministers was held on 26 January 2015 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, in conjunction with the Eighteenth Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers (M-ATM) and the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2015. The Meeting was co-chaired by H.E. U Htay Aung, Union Minister for Hotels and Tourism, Myanmar and H.E. Mrs. Du Yili, Vice Chairman of China National Tourism Administration. The Meeting was preceded by the Twenty-Sixth Meeting of ASEAN Plus Three (APT) NTOs held on 24 January 2015.

Chairman's Statement of 17th ASEAN-China Summit

on Monday, 29 December 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

NAY PYI DAW, 13 November 2014 -The 17th ASEAN-China Summit chaired by President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, H.E. U Thein Sein, was held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, on 13 November 2014. The Summit was attended by all Heads of State Government of the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and H.E. Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China. 

Chairman's Statement of the 17th ASEAN-Japan Summit

on Monday, 29 December 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

NAY PYI TAW, 12 November 2014 - The 17th ASEAN-Japan Summit, chaired by the President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, H.E. U Thein Sein, was held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, on 12 November 2014. The Summit was attended by all Heads of State Government of ASEAN Member States and H.E. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan.

Joint Statement of ASEAN Plus Three Health Ministers gathered together for the Special Meeting on Ebola Preparedness and Response Bangkok, Thailand, 15 December 2014

on Tuesday, 16 December 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

BANGKOK, 15 December 2014 - We, the Health Ministers of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, China, Japan and Republic of Korea met on 15 December 2014, in Bangkok, Thailand, to deliberate on the effective preparedness and response to the threat of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD / Ebola) outbreak.

The 3rd ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters

on Thursday, 04 December 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

JAKARTA, 3 December 2014 - The Third ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters (3rd AMMDM) was held on 3 December 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The Head of the National Narcotics Board of the Republic of Indonesia, Police Commissioner General Anang Iskandar chaired the 3rd AMMDM. The Meeting was attended by ASEAN Ministers responsible for drug matters, the Secretary- General of ASEAN, Heads of anti-drugs Agencies and their respective delegations. 

 

Chairman's Statement of the 25th ASEAN Summit

on Monday, 17 November 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

NAY PYI TAW, 13 November 2014 - The 25th ASEAN Summit, under Myanmar's Chairmanship theme, "Moving forward in Unity to a Peaceful and Prosperous Community", was held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, from 12 to 13 November 2014. The President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, His Excellency U Thein Sein chaired the Summit. The Summit was attended by the Heads of State/Government of ASEAN Member States and the Secretary-General of ASEAN.

ASEAN Joint Statement on Climate Change 2014

on Monday, 17 November 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

NAY PYI TAW, 12 Novemebr 2014 - WE, the Heads of State/Government of Brunei Darussalam, the Kingdom of Cambodia, the Republic of Indonesia, the Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, the Republic of the Philippines, the Republic of Singapore, the Kingdom of Thailand and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, Member States of ASEAN, on the occasion of the 25th ASEAN Summit.

Chairman's Statement of 9th East Asia Summit (9th EAS) 13 November 2014

on Monday, 17 November 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

NAY PYI TAW 13 November 2014 - The Summit was chaired by His Excellency U Thein Sein, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and attended by the Heads of States/Government of ASEAN Member States, Australia, the People's Republic of China, the Republic of India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand, the Russian Federation and the United States of America.  

EAS statement on Rapid Disaster Response

on Monday, 17 November 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

NAY PYI TAW, 13 November 2014 - We, the Heads of State and Government of the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Australia, People's Republic of China, Republic of India, Japan, Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Russian Federation, and the United States of America on the occasion of the 9th East Asia Summit (EAS).

Statement by H.E. U Thein Sein at the 25th ASEAN Summit Opening Ceremony (12 November 2014, Nay Pyi Taw)

on Wednesday, 12 November 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and on my own behalf, I have the great pleasure to welcome you to Nay Pyi Taw for the 25th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits.

Chair's Statement of the Tenth Asia – Europe Meeting

on Monday, 20 October 2014. Posted in 2014, Statement & Communiques

The Tenth Asia – Europe Meeting (ASEM10) was held in Milan, Italy, on 16-17 October 2014. The meeting was attended by the Heads of State and Government, or their high-level representatives, of fifty-one Asian and European countries, the President of the European Council, the President of the European Commission and the Secretary-General of ASEAN. It was hosted by the Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi and chaired by the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy.