ASEAN SUMMIT 2018

THREE agreements sewn up on Monday were billed as part of Asean's growing economic integration and the bloc's commitment to free, open trade, en route to its plan for 2025...

EDITORIAL

AS HAS always been the case, this week's Asean summit will be a hectic week for the 10-member organisation, with an agenda-filled week focusing on everything from cybersecurity to trade, and...

THE eyes and ears of the world are on Singapore once again this week, with a host of world leaders in town for the 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits.

FOREWORD

SINGAPORE is honoured to chair the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) this year.

THE recent Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C (SR1.5) by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) highlighted the grave impacts of climate change, should the world continue with a...

WITH its burgeoning middle class and a new generation of tech-savvy consumers, ASEAN is poised for an e-commerce boom. The regional e-commerce market is expected to balloon to US$88 billion by 2025,...

THE Ministry of Finance and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) assumed the ASEAN Finance Chairmanship in 2018. Under the theme of "Resilience and Innovation", both organisations have...

SINGAPORE'S hosting of the 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits this week takes place as multilateralism is on the retreat in large swathes around the world. ...

AS ASEAN pushes for greater integration in the political, security and economic sectors, its leaders have also actively sought to foster a close-knit ASEAN Community which is people-oriented, people-...

ASEAN has made “significant strides” in regional integration, but must press on towards its plan for 2025, Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said at a gathering of his peers.