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36th ASEAN summit highlights COVID-19 response, recovery

36th ASEAN summit highlights COVID-19 response, recovery

🕔11:59, 26.Jun 2020

Hanoi, June 26 The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Friday opened its 36th summit chaired by Vietnam via video conference, which focused onthe COVID-19 epidemic response, post-pandemic recovery and further cooperation with partners. Addressing the opening ceremony of the

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ASEAN leaders urged to plan joint response against COVID-19

ASEAN leaders urged to plan joint response against COVID-19

🕔17:05, 25.Jun 2020

Ho Chi Minh City, June 25 A regional network of parliamentarians from Southeast Asia on Thursday urged the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) leaders to plan a joint response against the COVID-19 pandemic which addresses human rights concerns. On Friday,

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ASEAN leaders prioritize COVID-19 pandemic control

ASEAN leaders prioritize COVID-19 pandemic control

🕔17:13, 14.Apr 2020

Hanoi, April 14 At the special virtual summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Tuesday, leaders of the 10 member states affirmed that the bloc’s current leading priority was controlling the COVID-19 pandemic and preventing it from spreading

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China, ASEAN FMs hold special meeting on coronavirus

China, ASEAN FMs hold special meeting on coronavirus

🕔13:11, 20.Feb 2020

Vientiane, Feb 20  China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) kicked off a Special Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on Coronavirus Disease here on Thursday to discuss coordinating efforts in fighting against the COVID-19 outbreak. The meeting started with a

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India, ASEAN for maintaining peace in South China Sea

India, ASEAN for maintaining peace in South China Sea

🕔11:55, 4.Nov 2019

Bangkok, Nov 4 (IANS) The India-ASEAN summit attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saw ASEAN countries appreciate India’s contribution towards maintaining peace and stability in the Southeast Asian region as both sides discussed terrorism and the need to maintain

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ASEAN integral part of India’s Act East Policy: Modi

ASEAN integral part of India’s Act East Policy: Modi

🕔07:09, 4.Nov 2019

Bangkok, Nov 4  Terming the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region as an integral part of India’s Act East Policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India is keen to strengthen partnership in the fields of maritime security,

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ASEAN summit kicks-off in Bangkok

ASEAN summit kicks-off in Bangkok

🕔18:38, 2.Nov 2019

Bangkok, Nov 2 The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its allies kicked-off the annual summit of their bloc here on Saturday. The leaders of the 10 ASEAN member nations – Myanmar, Brunei, Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore,

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Government calls for increased investment by Asean companies in India

Government calls for increased investment by Asean companies in India

🕔13:10, 23.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 23  India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) have huge opportunities for cooperation, especially in the MSME sector, and Asean companies can increase their investments in India in areas like medical devices, fishing and ship-building,

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Singapore good gateway for Indian business to Asean: Minister

Singapore good gateway for Indian business to Asean: Minister

🕔10:05, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  Singapore is a “good gateway” for Indian companies to do business with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), Singaporean Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Thursday. Addressing an event here organised by the Confederation

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India, US, Japan, Australia reiterate call for free, prosperous Indo-Pacific

India, US, Japan, Australia reiterate call for free, prosperous Indo-Pacific

🕔10:17, 8.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 7  The quad comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia met in Singapore on Thursday and reiterated their call for a free and prosperous Indo-Pacific and to promote a rules-based order in the region. According to an

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India, Asean can ensure peace, prosperity in Indo-Pacific: Modi

India, Asean can ensure peace, prosperity in Indo-Pacific: Modi

🕔12:15, 30.May 2018

Jakarta, May 30 In a strong reaffirmation of India’s growing ties with southeast Asia, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that India and the Asean regional bloc can jointly ensure peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond.

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Italy eyes stronger ties with ASEAN

Italy eyes stronger ties with ASEAN

🕔10:08, 10.Feb 2018

Bangkok, Feb 10  Italy will seek to boost its relations with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations trading bloc, its Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano said on Friday during a visit to the region. “Italy wants to strengthen relations with ASEAN

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India, Asean working on Asia-Pacific disputes settlement: V.K. Singh

India, Asean working on Asia-Pacific disputes settlement: V.K. Singh

🕔10:15, 23.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 23  Stating that India and the Asean regional bloc have been working on regional security architecture in the Asia-Pacific, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh on Monday said that both sides are looking at settling

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India to work closely with Asean for early conclusion of RCEP: Prabhu

India to work closely with Asean for early conclusion of RCEP: Prabhu

🕔10:05, 23.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 23  Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday said that India will “be working closely” with other countries, particularly from the Asean region for an early conclusion of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). “… It

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India’s border trade with Myanmar stagnates at $50mn as China’s hits $6bn

India’s border trade with Myanmar stagnates at $50mn as China’s hits $6bn

🕔15:07, 22.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 22  As India prepares to celebrate the silver jubilee of its partnership with ASEAN in a big way, a key border trade link with Myanmar, the closest neighbour of the vibrant Southeast Asian bloc, continues to be

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India – ASEAN are Natural Partners: M J Akbar

India – ASEAN are Natural Partners: M J Akbar

🕔09:00, 12.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Nov 11 “Connectivity has acquired an exciting meaning now. In the 21st century, the map of a region will not be defined by the geographical locations only. It will include the sea map, the space map, and the

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Hope Arunachal becomes driver of India’s relations with Asean countries : President Kovind

Hope Arunachal becomes driver of India’s relations with Asean countries : President Kovind

🕔12:15, 20.Nov 2017

Itanagar, Nov 19 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday said he hoped Arunachal Pradesh will become a driver of India’s trade and economic relations with the Asean countries under the ‘Act East Policy’ of the central government. “Being a border

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PM Modi arrives in Philippines for Asean, East Asia summits

PM Modi arrives in Philippines for Asean, East Asia summits

🕔15:08, 12.Nov 2017

Manila, Nov 12  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday arrived here on a three-day visit to the Philippines to attend the India-Asean and the East Asia summits. The visit heralds “three days of intense diplomatic activity furthering our Act East

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ASEAN Economic Ministers meet begins in Manila

ASEAN Economic Ministers meet begins in Manila

🕔11:40, 7.Sep 2017

Manila, Sep 7  Economic ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) began a four-day meeting here on Thursday to discuss ways on how to further strengthen economic ties and integrate trade and investment in the region. “Our meeting

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India seeks Indonesia’s help in cementing ties with ASEAN

India seeks Indonesia’s help in cementing ties with ASEAN

🕔10:37, 15.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 15  Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday sought Indonesia’s partnership in cementing India’s ties with the ASEAN bloc.In a meeting here with Indonasia’s Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Wiranto, Rijiju said

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