ASEAN summit

Unleashing the Indo-ASEAN growth potential

In the current geopolitical landscape, India and ASEAN have the opportunity to position themselves as front-runners in terms of relocation of value and production chains

published on : 5th November 2021

Time to support democracy in Myanmar

The recent ASEAN snub was a huge loss of face for the junta chief. But can India and the international community wait for the group to take action while Myanmar burns?

published on : 1st November 2021

Mutual cooperation in COVID era will strengthen India-ASEAN ties in future: PM Modi at virtual summit

Noting that 2022 will mark completion of 30 years of the India-ASEAN partnership, the prime minister said the important milestone will be celebrated as the 'ASEAN-India Friendship Year'.

published on : 28th October 2021

US, China, Russia join ASEAN summit amid regional disputes

It was the first time since 2017 that a U.S. president is attending the summit, part of three-day high-level meetings hosted by Brunei, ASEAN's chair this year.

published on : 27th October 2021

Myanmar skips ASEAN summit after its military ruler shut out

Myanmar skipped the summit in protest after the Association of Southeast Asian Nations shut out its top general from its meetings.

published on : 26th October 2021

PM Modi invites ASEAN countries to ramp up investment in India

The prime minister said the focus of his government has been to make India a global manufacturing hub and that efforts are on to make the youngsters job creators.

published on : 13th November 2017

PM Modi at ASEAN Summit, to hold talks with US President Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the opening ceremony of the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila.

published on : 13th November 2017

Philippine President Duterte sure Trump will not bring up human rights at Manila ASEAN Summit

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday he was "sure" Donald Trump would not raise human rights concerns when they meet in Manila, after the US President praised his deadly drug war.

published on : 12th November 2017

Modi-Trump bilateral likely on 13 November at ASEAN summit

It will be the first meeting between the two leaders following a proposal to have a quadrilateral alliance among India, the US, Japan, and Australia.

published on : 11th November 2017

Philippine President Duterte laments Southeast Asian brain drain due to globalisation

Duterte said the efforts of poorer countries to rise up the value chain are being undercut by mass migration of skilled workers.

published on : 9th November 2017

White House confirms President Trump to finally attend ASEAN summit in November

Trump has backed away from a threat to skip the summit with South East Asian leaders in the Philippines later this year, with the White House now saying he will attend.

published on : 29th September 2017