Category: AEC 2015

PM completes participation in 31st ASEAN Summit

The Prime Minister has joined his fellow ASEAN leaders in signing declarations and attending the closing ceremony of the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila of the Philippines. The gathering concluded yesterday after two days of meetings between ASEAN leaders and representatives from the bloc’s partners. The leaders signed a consensus on improving migrant labor protection,…

Thai and Indian govt launch photo book linking traces of Buddhism’s prosperity through ASEAN cultural map using geo-informatics technology

The Thai and Indian governments have launched a photo book on the traces of Buddhism’s prosperity throughout the ASEAN cultural map, in honor of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s 5th cycle of her birthday anniversary, 2 April 2015. Mr. Anon Sanitwong Na Ayudhaya, Director of Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISDA), said…

Commerce Min holds ASEAN-India Expo and Forum enhancing ASEAN-India relation

The Ministry of Commerce has collaborated with various partner organizations to organize the ASEAN-India Expo and Forum, strengthening relations between ASEAN member nations and India. Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha presided over the opening ceremony of “ASEAN-India Expo and Forum”, which was held under the theme “Strategic Economic Partnership & Connectivity”.The inter-regional event was attended…

Department of Internal Trade Launches Organic & Natural Expo 2017  to Showcase Thai Organic Entrepreneurs’ Potential to Shine in Global Market

The Ministry of Commerce, via the Department of Internal Trade, today officially opens the Organic & Natural Expo 2017 (ONE 2017). This event brings together nearly 250 Thai organic manufacturers and entrepreneurs to highlight Thailand’s potential to become ASEAN’s manufacturing and trading hub for organic products. Held at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, the…

Ministry of Commerce Opens Organic Symposium 2017 at Organic & Natural Expo 2017 and Highlights Strategy to Establish Thailand as ASEAN’s Organic Leader

28 July 2017 – The Ministry of Commerce opens the Organic Symposium 2017 during the Organic & Natural Expo 2017 and highlights strategy to establish Thailand as the ASEAN’s organic leader.   Mrs. Pimpapan Chansilp, an advisor to the commerce minister, presides over the opening of the Organic Symposium 2017, which is a part of…

ASEAN-India Expo and Forum on August 2-5, 2017

The ASEAN-India Expo and Forum has been announced, to strengthen strategic partnerships between ASEAN nations and India The Ministry of Commerce, as assigned by the Royal Thai Government, in collaboration with related agencies will host the “ASEAN-India Expo and Forum” on the concept of Strategic Economic Partnership & Connectivity, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of…

ASEAN, Russia to move towards strategic partnership

ASEAN Secretariat News The 15th Meeting of the ASEAN-Russia Joint Cooperation Committee took place on 8 March 2017 at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta. Ambassador Latsamy Keomany, Permanent Representative of Lao PDR to ASEAN and Ambassador of Russia to ASEAN Mikhail Galuzin co-chaired the meeting. It was attended by the Permanent Representatives of the ASEAN…

International media expected to diversify news coverage of the 13th China-ASEAN Expo

The 13th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) and China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (CABIS) starts on September 11, 2016. Journalists in the region have flocked to witness the extravagant exposition being held in Nanning, the capital city of the Guangxi region, China.   The CAEXPO and the CABIS organizing committees held a news briefing session today September…

Thailand holds seminar on ASEAN rail system

  Thai representatives have joined in an ASEAN discussion on the joint development of a shared rail system to enhance the bloc’s logistics and transport. The Public Debt Management Office (PDMO) joined with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to hold a seminar entitled “Funding Development of Rail Infrastructure for the Region”. The session was convened to…

ASEAN+3 gathers in media, information conference

Senior officers from ASEAN member states have attended the information conference along with the three ASEAN partner nations, engaging in discussions on communication and media cooperation. The meeting took place in Cebu, the Philippines, was the setting of a special session on 13th Conference of the ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Information and Related Meeting including…