# aseanLatest news group about asean.
ASEAN to Hold South China Sea’s Code of Conduct Talks Next WeekThe South China Sea talks will take place as part of the upcoming ASEAN Ministerial Meeting/Post-Ministerial Conference.
News Jul 7, 2023 | 8:34 pm
Engagements on Myanmar is Just the First Building Block: IndonesiaIndonesia has had 110 engagements with the stakeholders in Myanmar over the course of almost 7 months of its ASEAN chairmanship.
News Jul 7, 2023 | 2:01 pm
ASEAN Counts on Blue Economy to Help Members Upgrade Income StatusSingapore and Brunei Darussalam are the only ASEAN member states who have achieved high-income status as of 2021, according to Bappenas.
Business Jul 3, 2023 | 11:45 am
Empowering ASEAN MSMEs to Embrace Circular EconomyASEAN says it is committed to promoting circularity in MSMEs across the region.
Opinion Jun 28, 2023 | 1:26 pm
ASEAN Mulls Establishing Carbon Neutrality Task ForceA task force focusing on ASEAN’s carbon neutrality could soon be in the pipeline, according to the Southeast Asian bloc.
News Jun 23, 2023 | 12:21 pm
ASEAN Between the US and ChinaFor ASEAN member states, decoupling the American and European economies from China is not an option.
Opinion Jun 22, 2023 | 3:42 pm
UN Says Indonesia Can Play Key Role in Resolving Crisis in MyanmarMyanmar has been facing a humanitarian crisis since the military junta overthrew the civilian government led by Aung San Suu Kyi in 2021.
News Jun 21, 2023 | 5:19 pm
Indonesia Urges Regional Efforts for Clean Energy TransitionEnergy Minister Arifin said Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, and Indonesia are key players in the renewable energy manufacturing industry.
Business Jun 20, 2023 | 3:11 pm
Indonesia Skips Thai’s Informal Talks on MyanmarThe Thai Foreign Affairs Ministry announced over the weekend that the informal Myanmar talks would not take place within ASEAN’s framework.
News Jun 20, 2023 | 7:21 am
Sri Lanka Possibly Joining RCEP Trade Deal: ASEANASEAN and Sri Lanka recently discussed the possibility of the latter to join the world's largest trade deal RCEP.
Business Jun 15, 2023 | 2:02 pm
ASEAN Must Remain Solid Despite Conflicting Interests: IndonesiaIndonesia says ASEAN should remain undivided amidst rising geopolitical tension despite their national interests.
News Jun 14, 2023 | 4:17 pm
Indonesia Falls Behind Other ASEAN Countries in LogisticsIndonesia scored a logistics performance index of 3 this year, behind other ASEAN countries such as Singapore and Malaysia.
Business Jun 11, 2023 | 2:10 pm
Indonesia, Malaysia Ink MoU to Boost InvestmentThe government also reported Malaysia has invested $10.1 billion in Indonesia in 2017-2022.
Business Jun 9, 2023 | 3:15 pm
How RCEP Promotes Open RegionalismThe RCEP agreement reduces tariffs by up to 90 percent to boost intra-regional trade in the period of 20 years.
Business Jun 8, 2023 | 8:23 pm
US or China? ASEAN Says BothASEAN stays neutral amidst the escalating US-China tension as the regional grouping views the two economies as important partners.
News Jun 8, 2023 | 3:34 pm
ASEAN’s Fight against Human Trafficking ContinuesASEAN is witnessing its citizens getting trafficked from one member state to another, but the bloc is not standing still.
News Jun 8, 2023 | 3:27 am
ASEAN Works Towards Expanding RCEP Trade Deal MembershipThe RCEP brings together the 10 ASEAN member states, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, and New Zealand.
News Jun 5, 2023 | 5:51 pm
No Formal Dialogue between ASEAN and Aukus or Quad: EnvoyAn Indonesian diplomat said that ASEAN had not made any formal dialogue with the Aukus or the Quad.
News May 16, 2023 | 9:19 am
Quiet Diplomacy Raises Expectations on ASEAN Chair IndonesiaThe lack of progress in the five-point consensus for Myanmar casts doubt on Indonesia’s ASEAN chairmanship, according to think-tank CSIS.
News May 15, 2023 | 6:46 pm
Inclusive ASEAN: Women, Young, and People with DisabilitiesIn Indonesia, only 25% of high-paid managerial and supervisory jobs are held by women, and even in these fields, women remain underpaid.
Opinion May 13, 2023 | 10:15 am
Indonesia, Malaysia Seek to Counter Negative Perception of Palm Oil in India
KPK Discovers Firearms, Multinational Currency Stash at Agriculture Minister's Residence
77 Indonesians Could Be Spared Death Penalty in Malaysia
Jakarta Government Suspends Operations of 4 Coal-Burning Factories
Indonesia Says No One Brings Up Papua Issue at Recent UNGA Forum