Keynote Address By H.E. Le Luong Minh, Secretary-General of ASEAN

5 December, 2013
| Source: CARI - CIMB ASEAN Research Institute

Keynote Address By H.E. Le Luong Minh, Secretary-General of ASEAN at the Launch of the Lifting-The-Barriers Reports – Dato’ Sri Nazir Razak, Group Chief Executive – CIMB Group, Co-Chair of ASEAN Business Club, Malaysia

SEA businessmen positive about economy: poll

28 November, 2013
By Asia News Network | Source: The Straits Times

Confidence levels of Southeast Asian businessmen regarding the economic outlook at home and worldwide have hit a two- year high, a new poll has found. Many more of them are upbeat over the improving

Asean single aviation seen signed by December 2015

22 November, 2013
By Asia News Network | Source: The Brunei Times

The Declaration of the Asean Single Aviation Market (ASAM) will be signed by December 2015, according to a recent consultation paper on the proposed policy for the establishment of a regional aviation service in

Blame game starts in Papua after deadly boxing riot

16 July, 2013
By Nethy Dharma Somba and Yuliasri Perdani | Source: The Jakarta Post

As the National Police revised downward the number of victims in the Sunday night stampede to 17 from 18, the blame game has started over who is responsible for the riot that began during

Forced Restitution Needed to Combat Endemic Corruption in Indonesia

4 July, 2013
By Ina Parlina | Source: The Jakarta Post

Judges and legal experts in Indonesia are still looking for effective ways to deter people from committing corruption, which is to blame for many of the ills that have stalled the country’s development.  Some

Indonesia Urges ASEAN to Work with Growing Countries

3 July, 2013
By Fitri Shahminan | Source: The Brunei Times

ASEAN must engage with emerging economies of the world to benefit from their future economic growths, said the Indonesian foreign minister yesterday. Marty Natalegawa, when asked whether the 10-member regional bloc was considering elevating

10,000 sick in Indonesia due to haze

2 July, 2013
By Rizal Harahap | Source: The Jakarta Post

The heavy smog, which has been engulfing Riau, Indonesia for the past few weeks, may have started to fade but the region’s problems are not yet over as the disaster has left an estimated

Indonesian Buddhists pray for end to Rohingya conflict

27 May, 2013
By Bambang Muryanto | Source: The Jakarta Post

Thousands of Buddhists celebrating Waisak, or Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment, in the yard of Mendut Temple in Mungkid, Magelang, Central Java, on Saturday prayed for an end to the Rohingya ethnic conflict in Myanmar.