Sign up | Log in



Home  >>   Daily News  >>   Asean News  >>   Politics  >>   Asean-US draw closer
NEWS UPDATES 2 September 2010

Asean-US draw closer

Related Stories

August 16, 2010
Asean unity for US-China rivalry

August 9, 2010
Vietnamese Prime Minister highlights Asean

August  7, 2010
Vietnam rural reconstruction initiative

Asean Secretary General Surin Pitsuwan said Thursday that Asean leaders have been invited by U.S. President Barack Obama to meet in New York on September 24. Pitsuwan is attending a special meeting in Bangkok on disaster management. He said the summit will last 2 hours, 30 minutes more than the previous one held in Singapore last November.

The invitation, according to Pitsuwan, has been well received in Asean capitals. "So far, most of the Asean leaders are positive," he said. The Asean-US leaders' meeting has now become an annual event.

Thailand’s Prime Minister, Abhisit Vejjajiva, has confirmed that he would be in New York for the meeting. He is traveling extensively throughout the third week of September. He will visit Brussels, New York and Germany. He will also address the UN General Assembly. This weekend, he is on a brief visit to Shanghai, China.

This was confirmed by heads

Reach Southeast Asia!
10- Nations, 560- Million Consumers
And $1 -Trillion Market
We are the Voice of Southeast Asia Media Kit
The only Media Dedicated to Southeast Asia Advertising Rates for Magazine
  Online Ad Rates

Comment on this Article. Send them to

Letters that do not contain full contact information cannot be published.
Letters become the property of AseanAffairs and may be republished in any format.
They typically run 150 words or less and may be edited
submit your comment in the box below




1.  Verifier

1. Verifier

For security purposes, we ask that you enter the security code that is shown in the graphic. Please enter the code exactly as it is shown in the graphic.
Your Code
Enter Code

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Special Feature | Features | News | Magazine | Events | TV | Press Release | Advertise With us

Our Products | Work with us | Terms of Use | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Refund Policy | Shipping/Delivery Policy | DISCLAIMER |

Version 5.0
Copyright © 2007-2015 TIME INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT ENTERPRISES CO., LTD. All rights reserved.
Bangkok, Thailand