Asean leaders vow to uphold multilateralism, international cooperation
Fri, Oct 12, 2018 - 5:50 AM
Asean leaders reaffirmed their commitment to multilateralism and international cooperation when they met in Bali, where the meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank have seen calls by economic chiefs to modernise, not dismantle, the global trade system.
Nusa Dua, Bali
ASEAN remains committed to upholding the open and rules-based multilateral trading system that has long underpinned the region's economic growth, and will work together to ensure that no one is left behind in the march for progress, its leaders vowed yesterday.