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Will China stations be raised in ASEAN summit?

Will China stations be raised in ASEAN summit?.....»»

Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesNov 9th, 2018

China weather stations in WPS up at Asean summit

China weather stations in WPS up at Asean summit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

‘Sydney Declaration’ sends strong message vs aggressions in S. China Sea

      The Asean-Australia joint statement released at the end of the recently held summit in Sydney voiced out its "strongest position" yet against the threatening acts in the South China Sea, a political analyst said.   "The joint statement of the Asean-Australia Special Summit signed by member-heads of state aired the strongest position against aggressive acts in the South China Sea," Stratbase Group founder and managing director Dindo Manhit said in a statementThursday.   He added that the joint statement, otherwise known as Sydney Declaration, "raised the level of regional cooperation amid a changing geopolitical environment where the...Keep on reading: ‘Sydney Declaration’ sends strong message vs aggressions in S. China Sea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

ASEAN summit puts focus on trade tensions, trends

The potential damage to the global trade brought on by President Donald Trump's tariffs battle with Beijing is looming as leaders of Southeast Asian nations, China, the U.S. and other regional economies meet in Singapore this week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News19 hr. 52 min. ago

ASEAN-China meet to tackle South China Sea dispute

The South China Sea issue will definitely be discussed in the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit and related meetings beginning today until Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 13th, 2018

Analyst Heydarian s take on Duterte s attendance in 33rd ASEAN Summit | News

GMA resident analyst Richard Heydarian on Monday said the South China Sea Code of Conduct should be thoroughly discussed during the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit in Singap.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

Duterte arrives in Singapore for ASEAN Summit

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Singapore on Monday night, November 12, to attend the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Summits. The 3-day gathering will include discussions on the proposed ASEAN-China code of conduct in the disputed ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

South China Sea feuds on agenda of Asean summit

Territorial disputes in the South China Sea were expected to be discussed during the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit and related summits in Singapore next week, which President Duterte would attend.   One of the major issues likely to be tackled is the maritime dispute involving China and some members of the regional bloc, according to Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary Junever Mahilum-West.   "We are quite sure that the South China Sea, as I've mentioned before, would be one of those regional developments that would be taken up in the summit," she said.   Korean tension   "As to the details of the discussions, I...Keep on reading: South China Sea feuds on agenda of Asean summit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

China to Go On Defensive at ASEAN Summit

TAIPEI - Southeast Asian countries are expected to push back gently against Chinese political and economic influence in their region, edging instead toward Western-allied powers, when their leaders.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2018

China to Go On Defensive at ASEAN Summit

TAIPEI - Southeast Asian countries are expected to push back gently against Chinese political and economic influence in their region, edging instead toward Western-allied powers, when their leaders.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

The ASEAN Bows to China

Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) wrapped up the 32nd summit on April 28 in Singapore, this year’s chairman. After half-a-century of existence, the ASEAN has found itself at a crossroads, as new geopolitical challenges put into question the future of peace and prosperity in Asia. At the end of the gathering, […] The post The ASEAN Bows to China appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

FULL TEXT: Chairman s statement of the 32nd ASEAN Summit

The leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations on Saturday concluded their summit in Singapore by releasing a communiqué that calls for exercise of self-restraint in the disputed South China Sea and “irreversible” denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

Asean seen pledging to fight protectionism

SINGAPORE: Southeast Asian leaders are expected to rally against protectionism at a summit in Singapore this weekend amid fears that tit-for-tat tariffs between the US and China could escalate into a global trade war. A region of around 650 million people, Southeast Asia is home to some of the world’s fastest growing economies, thanks largely [...] The post Asean seen pledging to fight protectionism appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

ASEAN summit in Singapore to include talks on South China Sea

The South China Sea issue will be one of the topics to be discussed by leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) during the two-day summit this month, a top Palace official said. “Definitely the South China Sea is always a regular feature of our discussions,” Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Assistant Secretary […] The post ASEAN summit in Singapore to include talks on South China Sea appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

ASEAN leaders tackle Rohingya crisis, urge South China Sea calm

SYDNEY, Australia – Australia and its ASEAN neighbors vowed to boost defense ties while stressing the importance of non-militarization in the disputed South China Sea Sunday, March 18 at a summit where the "complex" Rohingya crisis took center stage. Leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 18th, 2018

Indonesia wants Australia as full ASEAN member

  Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants Australia to become a full member of ASEAN, signaling Friday he is keen on Canberra playing a bigger regional role in defense, trade and security matters.   His comments come with Australia hosting a special summit of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders in Sydney, as China increasingly flexes its muscle and the threat of violent extremism grows.   "I think it's a good idea," Widodo told the Sydney Morning Herald, referring to Australia joining ASEAN -- the first time an Indonesian president has endorsed the concept.   "Because our region will be better, (for) stability, economic stabi...Keep on reading: Indonesia wants Australia as full ASEAN member.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 16th, 2018

Indonesia wants Australia as full Asean member

SYDNEY: Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants Australia to become a full member of Asean, signaling on Friday he is keen on Canberra playing a bigger regional role in defense, trade and security matters. His comments come with Australia hosting a special summit of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) leaders in Sydney, as China increasingly [...] The post Indonesia wants Australia as full Asean member appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMar 16th, 2018

Duterte: China can help secure south seas

  The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) may have to seek China's help to put an end to piracy and other security problems in the Celebes and Sulu seas, President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airpot (Naia) before his departure for India.   Duterte said he was attending the Asean-India Commemorative Summit in New Delhi because he would want to impress on his fellow leaders the need to resolve the security problems plaguing the waters off southern Philippines.   "The waters contiguous to the archipelago of the Philippines are getting dangerous," the President said.   "I will tell y...Keep on reading: Duterte: China can help secure south seas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 25th, 2018

The 2017 ASEAN Summit

The Philippines’ chairmanship and hosting of the 2017 ASEAN Summit under the leadership of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, is highly providential and timely. Providential and timely in that it gives him the opportunity to show his political capability to preside over the destiny of the 10-member nations vis-à-vis the South China Sea row and press […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolperyodikoRelated NewsDec 1st, 2017

China-funded water, energy infra to displace more communities

QUEZON CITY — Business projects oblivious to human communities are a trademark of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and other globalization platforms, advocacy groups said Monday. Shortly after the conclusion of the 31st ASEAN Summit, indigenous peoples, and water and energy rights advocates slammed China-funded water and energy projects under President Duterte’s “Build, Build, Build” economy, which are projected to displace thousands of families......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsNov 26th, 2017

Asean statement mum on key issues

  Southeast Asian leaders on Thursday avoided mention in a joint statement of China's construction of artificial islands and militarization in the South China Sea and glossed over the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine state.   Speaking on behalf of fellow heads of state of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), President Duterte expectedly skirted any expression of alarm over serious human rights concerns in the region, including accusations of ethnic cleansing carried out by Myanmar's military against Rohingya Muslims and his deadly war on drugs in a statement following the Asean Summit in Manila on Monday and Tuesday.   Such ...Keep on reading: Asean statement mum on key issues.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017