20th CPR+320th Meeting of CPR Plus Three convenes today

The 20th Meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) Plus Three was convened on 13 June 2024 at the ASEAN Headquarters/ASEAN Secretariat to review progress in the implementation of the ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Cooperation Work Plan (2023-2027) and future direction of APT cooperation. The Meeting was co-chaired by the Permanent Representative of […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 13 June 2024

CPR+3

APT SOM JuneASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials’ Meeting convenes in Vientiane, Lao PDR

The ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials’ Meeting took place today in Vientiane with the participation of all APT countries’ Senior Officials or their representatives and the Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for ASEAN Political-Security Community. Timor-Leste attended the meeting as Observer. The meeting reviewed progress in the implementation of the APT Cooperation Work Plan (2023-2027) and […]

Vientiane, Laos 7 June 2024

APT SOM

ASEAN+3 Workshop on …ASEAN+3 Workshop on Public Sector Reform

ASEAN+3 Workshop on Public Sector Reform is a Capacity Building Program for government employees among ASEAN+3 Member Countries. JPA (Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam) Malaysia through the ASEAN Cooperation on Civil Service Matters (ACCSM) platform is organizing the ASEAN+3 Workshop on Public Sector Reform on 28 – 30 May 2024 in Kuala Lumpur.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 28 May 2024

ASEAN+3 Workshop on Public Sector Reform

11th IRO+311th IRO+3 Meeting

The 11th ASEAN+3 Heads of International Relations Meeting (IRO+3), from 24-25 April 2024, was organised on the theme “Accelerating Sustainable and Inclusive Growth through Strengthened Collaboration and Solidarity between Universities in ASEAN and Beyond” and hosted by Xiamen University (XMU). Highlighting the spirit of openness and inclusivity, the ASEAN+3 University Network (ASEAN+3 UNet) community enjoys […]

Xiamen, China 24 April 2024

IRO+3

Study Visit to …Study Visit to the People’s Republic of China on Public Service Delivery Improvement and Innovation, 25-29 March 2024, Beijing and Shanghai, People’s Republic of China

Following the first Study Visit to the Republic of Korea (ROK) in December 2022, the Ministry of Civil Service of Cambodia, in collaboration with the National Civil Service Administration of China, organised the second and concluding event under Phase II of the project ASEAN Guidelines on Public Service Delivery. This initiative is included in the […]

China 29 March 2024

Study Visit on Public Service Delivery

1st Directors-General of Agricultural Statistics and Information in ASEAN Plus Three CountriesThe 1st Special Directors General Meeting of ASEAN+3 for the AFSIS New Framework

On 25 January 2024, AFSIS Secretariat held the 1st Special Directors General Meeting of ASEAN+3 for the AFSIS New Framework via Online Conference in Bangkok Thailand, with the cooperation from the representatives of ASEAN+3 to share their opinions and guidance on the proceeds for preparing for AFSIS New Framework The meeting was chaired by Mr. […]

Online Conference 25 January 2024

Directors-General of Agricultural Statistics and Information in ASEAN Plus Three Countries

44th ASEAN NTOs+344th ASEAN Plus Three National Tourism Organisations Continue to Promote Tourism

The 44th meeting of ASEAN-China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (ASEAN Plus Three) National Tourism Forum  Organisations has agreed to further promote the tourism. The meeting was Co-chaired by Mr. Khom Douangchantha, Director General of the Tourism Marketing Department, Ministry of Information, Culture, and Tourism, Laos and Ms. Li Yiping Director of China Culture Center in […]

Vientiane, Laos 24 January 2024

ASEAN NTOs+3

17th ACGS BODThe 17th Meeting of the ASEAN+3 Center for the Gifted in Science (ACGS) Board of Directors (BOD)

The 17th Meeting of the ASEAN+3 Center for the Gifted in Science (ACGS) Board of Directors (BOD) was held on 21 December 2023. The Meeting was chaired by Prof. Soo-Young Lee, Program Director of ACGS. The Meeting was attended by delegates from Brunei Darussalam, the Kingdom of Cambodia, the Republic of Indonesia, the Lao People’s […]

Seoul, Korea Flag of South Korea 21 December 2023

ACGS BOD

15th ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop15th ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop

he 13th ASEAN+3 Science Gifted Student Camp and the 15th ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop was held in Seoul and Gyeonggi, South Korea, from 17 to 23 December 2023.

Seoul, Korea Flag of South Korea 17 December 2023

ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop

13th ASEAN+3 Student Camp13th ASEAN+3 Science Gifted Student Camp

The 13th ASEAN+3 Science Gifted Student Camp and the 15th ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop was held in Seoul and Gyeonggi, South Korea, from 17 to 23 December 2023. The 13th ASEAN+3 Science Gifted Student Camp is a competition for talented students in science and technology in the ASEAN+3 region. Attended by more than 100 students from […]

Seoul, Korea Flag of South Korea 17 December 2023

ASEAN+3 Student Camp

The ASEAN+3 Finance …The ASEAN+3 Finance and Central Bank Deputies’ Meeting

On December 6 to 7, 2023, the ASEAN+3 Finance and Central Bank Deputies’ Meeting was held in Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan. Japan, together with Indonesia, co-chairs the ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Process in 2023. At this Deputies’ Meeting, Mr. Masato Kanda, Vice Minister of Finance for International Affairs, the Ministry of Finance of […]

Kanazawa, Japan 6 December 2023

AFCDM+3

21st SLOM+3The 21st ASEAN Plus Three Senior Labour Officials Meeting (21st SLOM+3)

The 19th ASEAN Senior Labour Officials Meeting (19th SLOM), participated by labour ministries of all ASEAN Member States, concluded today. The meeting was followed by the 21st ASEAN Plus Three Senior Labour Officials Meeting (21st SLOM+3) on 23 November. The Ministry of Home Affairs of Brunei Darussalam hosted the meetings with representatives of China, Japan […]

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam 23 November 2023

SLOM+3

16th SOMRDPE+316th SOMRDPE Plus Three Meeting

Back to back meetings was convened for the 20th SOMRDPE Meeting, 16th SOMRDPE Plus Three Meeting, the 12th ASEAN Public-Private-People Partnership Forum on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication, and the 6th ASEAN Leadership Award on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication. Opening Remarks from H.E. Dr. Kao Kim Hourn, Secretary-General of ASEAN, at the Opening Ceremony […]

Singapore 22 November 2023

SOMRDPE+3

18th SOMSWD+3The 18th SOMSWD+3 Meeting

The 18th SOMSWD+3 Meeting held on 16 November 2023, in Ha Long City, Quang Ninh, Viet Nam and via video conference.

Ha Long City, Vietnam 16 November 2023

SOMSWD+3

6th APTCCThe 6th ASEAN Plus Three Cybercrime Conference (APTCC)

The Singapore Police Force (SPF), with the support of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) of Singapore, organised the 6th ASEAN Plus Three Cybercrime Conference (APTCC) with the theme of “Fighting Cybercrime Together – a Transnational Effort” focusing on sharing of knowledge and practices among law enforcement and the private sector on initiatives to support […]

Online Conference 9 November 2023

APTCC

2023 ASEAN+3 HRD FORUM2023 ASEAN+3 HRD FORUM

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for new digital learning models and the digital skills required to access them. Significant shifts in industry structures and functions have also changed the prospects for job seekers and workers in the countries. Against this background, digital technologies became an essential feature of a well-developed skills development system, […]

Seoul, Korea Flag of South Korea 2 November 2023

ASEAN+3 HRD Forum

21st EAF21st East Asia Forum

The 21st East Asia Forum (EAF) was convened today at Yuxi, Yunnan Province, China. Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for ASEAN Political-Security Community Michael Tene led the ASEAN Secretariat delegation to attend the event. Hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China under the theme of “Joining Hands to Create New Development Opportunities for Shared […]

Yunnan, China 29 October 2023

EAF

7th AMRI+37th Conference of The ASEAN Plus Three Ministers Responsible for Information

Download the full statement of Joint Media Statement of the 16th Conference of The ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Information and 7th Conference of The ASEAN Plus Three Ministers Responsible for Information: Download the speech by H.E Minister Nguyen Manh Hung at the Opening Ceremony of AMRI 16:

Da Nang, Vietnam 23 September 2023

AMRI+3

6th ASEAN+3 Rectors' Conference6th ASEAN+3 Rectors’ Conference

The 6th ASEAN+3 Rectors’ Conference was convened on 20-21 September 2023 at Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, Indonesia, with  73 participants from 30 universities across 11 countries in attendance.  As a university top administrator platform, the ASEAN+3 Rectors’ Conference serves as an important opportunity for leaders of Member Universities within the ASEAN+3 University Network to explore the […]

Surabaya, Indonesia 21 September 2023

ASEAN+3 Rectors' Conference

7th SOMRI+37th SOMRI Plus Three Meeting

The 7th Meeting of The ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Responsible For Information (7th SOMRI +3). The meeting’s theme was ‘Media: From Information to Knowledge for a Resilient and Responsive ASEAN’.

Da Nang, Vietnam 21 September 2023

SOMRI+3

Developing Electric Vehicle EcosystemASEAN Plus Three Leaders’ Statement on Developing Electric Vehicle Ecosystem

WE, the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the People’s Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea, gathering at the 26th ASEAN Plus Three Summit on 6 September 2023 in Jakarta, Indonesia; RECALLING the importance of realising our collective efforts for regional integration and cooperation as well as the promotion […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 6 September 2023

Summit Level Statements

26th APT Summit26th ASEAN Plus Three Summit commits to strengthen process to promote cooperation

The ASEAN Secretariat delegation, led by Secretary-General of ASEAN Dr Kao Kim Hourn, attended the 26th ASEAN Plus Three Foreign (APT) Summit convened today in Jakarta. The APT countries reaffirmed their commitment to further strengthen and deepen the APT process which plays a key role in promoting regional cooperation and addressing emerging issues. The meeting […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 6 September 2023

Summit Level Statements

2nd DGICM+3Joint Press Statement of the Second ASEAN Directors-General of Immigration Departments and Heads of Consular Affairs Divisions of Ministries of Foreign Affairs Meeting Plus Three Consultation (2nd DGICM+3 Consultation)

The 2nd DGICM + 3 Consultation was held in Phuket, Thailand on 10 August 2023. The Consultation was chaired by Police Lieutenant General Phakphumphiphat Sujjapan, Commissioner of Immigration Bureau of Royal Thai Police and attended by the Heads of Immigration and Consular Affairs Divisions of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the ASEAN Member States, […]

Phuket, Thailand 10 August 2023

DGICM+3

APT SOM AugustAPT SOM

The ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials’ Meeting (APT SOM) was held in Bali, Indonesia on 3 August. In attendance were SOM Leaders or representatives of all ASEAN Member States, Plus Three Countries, Timor-Leste as an observer, and the Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for ASEAN Political-Security Community. The meeting discussed progress of APT cooperation and preparation […]

Bali, Indonesia 3 August 2023

APT SOM

19th CPR+319th Meeting of the Committee Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) Plus Three

The 19th Meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN Plus Three (CPR Plus Three) was convened on 27 July in Surabaya, Indonesia. The meeting was co-chaired by Permanent Representative of Indonesia to ASEAN Ambassador Derry Aman and Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (ROK) to ASEAN Lee Jang-keun. In attendance were Ambassadors or […]

Surabaya, Indonesia 27 July 2023

CPR+3 News

38th NEAT CCM38th Country Coordinators Meeting (CCM)

The Network of East Asian Think- tanks (NEAT) held its 38th Country Coordinators Meeting (CCM) in China (online), July 17, 2023. The host was the Institute of Asian Studies, China Foreign Affairs University, and 37 specialists and experts representing different think tanks in the ASEAN+3 nations participated.

Online Conference 17 July 2023

NEAT CCM

24th APT FMM24th ASEAN Plus Three Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (APT FMM) convenes

Secretary-General of ASEAN Dr Kao Kim Hourn led the ASEAN Secretariat delegation in the 24th ASEAN Plus Three Foreign (APT) Ministers’ Meeting in Jakarta today. The APT countries reaffirmed the commitment to further strengthen and deepen the APT process which builds regional cooperation and addresses emerging issues. The meeting reviewed the progress of implementation of […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 13 July 2023

APT FMM

43rd ASEAN NTOs+343rd ASEAN Plus Three National Tourism Organizations (NTO) Meeting and related activities

From 10 to 12 July 2023, the 43rd ASEAN Plus Three National Tourism Organizations (NTO) Meeting and related activities were held in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The delegates from ASEAN NTOs, the ASEAN Secretariat, the ASEAN-China Centre (ACC), the ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC), the ASEAN-Korea Centre (AKC) and other relevant international tourism organizations attended the meeting and shared […]

Putrajaya, Malaysia 10 July 2023

ASEAN NTOs+3

16th ASOD+3The 16th ASOD+3 Consultation

The 44th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Drug Matters and its Related Meetings (ASOD), hosted by Myanmar, continued on 7th July, 2023 through a video conference at the meeting hall of Drug Enforcement Division Headquarters, Nay Pyi Taw. Joint Secretary of the Central Committee on Drug Abuse Control and Commander of the Drug Enforcement Division […]

Online Conference 7 July 2023

ASOD+3

1st 10+3 FMPFirst ASEAN Plus Three High Level Forum on Migration Policies

The High-level Forum on Regional Migration Governance Policies was held in Beijing, China from 26th to 28th June, 2023. The forum was attended by the representatives of migration departments from Brunei Darussalam, Kingdom of Cambodia, Republic of Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Republic of the Philippines, Republic of […]

Beijing, China 28 June 2023

10+3 FMP

7th AMMSWD+3Secretary-General of ASEAN attends 7th Annual Ministerial Meeting Plus Three for Social Welfare and Development

Secretary-General of ASEAN Dr Kao Kim Hourn attended the 7th Annual Ministerial Meeting Plus Three for Social Welfare and Development via videoconference. He commended China, Japan, and Korea for their steadfast commitment and support in advancing areas of mutual interest with ASEAN in social welfare and development through their respective plans of action. Dr Kao […]

Online Conference 25 May 2023

AMMSWD+3

APTTTEN Forum 2023APTTTEN Forum 2023

NHI Bandung held three activities which were held in a hybrid manner at the Mandalawangi Building, NHI Bandung Tourism Polytechnic campus, namely the 4th International Conference on ASEAN Mutual Recognition Arrangement for Tourism Professional (ASEAN MRA – TP), the ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Training and Education Network (APTTTEN) Forum 2023, and the 3rd NHI Tourism […]

Bandung, Indonesia 9 May 2023

APTTTEN Forum

26th AFMGM+3Joint Statement of the 26th ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting

The ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting (The Meeting) was convened on 2 May 2023 under the co-chairmanship of H.E. Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Perry Warjiyo, Governor of Bank Indonesia, H.E. Shunichi Suzuki, Minister of Finance of Japan, and H.E. Kazuo Ueda, Governor of the Bank of Japan.

Incheon, Korea Flag of South Korea 2 May 2023

AFMGM+3

11th APTERR Council11th Meeting of ASEAN Plus Three Emergency Rice Reserve

The 11thMeeting of ASEAN Plus Three Emergency Rice Reserve (APTERR) Council was conducted physically on 25-26 April 2023 at the Plaza Hotel in Seoul, Republic of Korea, hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) of the Republic of Korea. Participants were from the APTERR members and related organizations such as the […]

Seoul, Korea Flag of South Korea 26 April 2023

APTERR Council

18th CPR+318th Meeting of CPR Plus Three convenes

The 18th Meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN Plus Three (CPR Plus Three) was convened on 4 April 2023 at the ASEAN Secretariat. The meeting was co-chaired by Permanent Representative of Indonesia to ASEAN Ambassador Derry Aman and Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to ASEAN Kwon Hee-seog. Secretary-General of ASEAN Dr […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 4 April 2023

CPR+3 News

37th NEAT CCMThe 37th NEAT CCM

The 37th and 38th NEAT CCMs were held on 31 March 2023 and 17 July 2023 respectively via Zoom platform under the host of NEAT-China. These meetings were participated by NEAT Country Coordinators with their delegations.

Online Conference 31 March 2023

NEAT CCM

APT SOM MarchASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials’ Meeting convenes

The ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials’ Meeting was convened on 7 March 2023 at the ASEAN Secretariat. The Meeting was co-chaired by Sidharto Reza Suryodipuro, SOM Leader of Indonesia, and Choi Youngsam, SOM Leader of the Republic of Korea. SOM Leaders and representatives from ASEAN Member States, China, Japan, and the ASEAN Secretariat attended the Meeting.

Jakarta, Indonesia 7 March 2023

News APT SOM

22nd M-ATM+3Co-Chairs’ Statement The 22nd Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers Plus Three (22nd M-ATM Plus Three)

22nd M-ATM+3 (Photo: TITC)

The 22nd Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers Plus Three (22nd M-ATM Plus Three) was held on 4 February 2023 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. H.E. Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno, Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Republic of Indonesia, chaired the Meeting and H.E. Ishii Hiroo, State Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan, as Co-Chairman. The 22nd […]

Yogyakarta, Indonesia 4 February 2023

M-ATM+3

14th ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop14th ASEAN Plus Three Teacher Workshop for the Gifted in Science

The 12th ASEAN Plus Three Student Camp with the theme “Learning Together Through Online Inquiry” and the 14th ASEAN Plus Three Teacher Workshop for the Gifted in Science with the theme “Preparing Students for the Future” were held virtually from 7-15 January 2023. Some 169 students and 47 teachers from 10 countries consisting of several […]

Online Conference 7 January 2023

ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop

12th ASEAN+3 Student Camp12th ASEAN Plus Three Student Camp

The 12th ASEAN Plus Three Student Camp with the theme “Learning Together Through Online Inquiry” and the 14th ASEAN Plus Three Teacher Workshop for the Gifted in Science with the theme “Preparing Students for the Future” were held virtually from 7-15 January 2023. Some 169 students and 47 teachers from 10 countries consisting of several […]

Online Conference 7 January 2023

ASEAN+3 Student Camp

20th EAF20th East Asia Forum

The 20th East Asia Forum (EAF) was held on December 19-20, 2022 in Nha Trang, Viet Nam, which was attended by participants from ASEAN+3 countries. The 20th EAF was held with discussions taking place in four sessions: “The Past 25 Years of ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation for Peace, Security and Prosperity in East Asia,” “Building […]

Nha Trang, Vietnam 20 December 2022

EAF

Study Visit on …Study Visit on Public Service Delivery to ROK on 12-16 December 2022

The first Study Visit on Public Service Delivery Improvement and Innovation to the Republic of Korea (ROK) was conducted in December 2022 under Phase II of the project ASEAN Guidelines on PublicService Delivery. This initiative is included in the ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation on Civil Service Matters (ACCSM+3) Work Plan 2021-2025.

ROK, Korea Flag of South Korea 16 December 2022

Study Visit on Public Service Delivery

25th APT SummitChairman’s Statement of The 25th ASEAN Plus Three Summit

The 25th ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Summit was held on 12 November 2022 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The Summit was chaired by Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, and attended by Heads of State/Government and High Representatives of ASEAN Member States, the People’s Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (ROK). The Secretary-General of ASEAN, and the Secretary-General of the Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS) and the director of ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) were also in attendance.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia 12 November 2022

Summit Level Statements

5th APTCC5th APTCC

From 9 to 10 November 2022, the SPF CCC organised the 5th APTCC. Held virtually, the theme of the conference was “Building Resilience – Overcoming Shared Challenges Together”. About 50 participants from the ASEAN Member States and Plus Three Dialogue Partners took part in the two-day virtual conference. The virtual conference saw speakers from private […]

Online Conference 9 November 2022

APTCC

12th ALMM+3Joint Statement of The Twelfth ASEAN Plus Three Labour Ministers Meeting (12th ALMM+3)

Exchange of Views on the 12th ALMM+3’s Theme “Together as One: Reshaping, the World of Work in the ASEAN Community Through Digitalized, Inclusive and Sustainable Recovery and Growth”.

Manila, Philippines Flag of the Philippines Coding according to the official "description and specification of the FILIPINO flag" in Executive Order No. 23 from 1936 29 October 2022

ALMM+3

10th AMCA+310th AMCA Meeting

The 10th Meeting of ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Culture and Arts (AMCA 10) and the AMCA Meetings with Dialogue Partners took place in Vientiane on October 27. At the AMCA meetings with dialogue partners, representatives of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea expressed their hope that results of the discussions would bring great benefits, […]

Vientiane, Laos 27 October 2022

AMCA+3

20th SLOM+320th SLOM+3

Manila, Philippines Flag of the Philippines Coding according to the official "description and specification of the FILIPINO flag" in Executive Order No. 23 from 1936 26 October 2022

SLOM+3

22nd AMAF+3Joint Press Statement of the Twenty Second Meeting of The ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry and The Ministers of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China, Japan and The Republic of Korea (22nd AMAF Plus Three)

The Twenty-Second Meeting of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry Plus Three was virtually held on 26 October 2022. The Meeting was chaired by His Excellency Dr. Phet Phomphiphak, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Lao PDR. The Meeting commended the progress made in the implementation of the ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation Strategy (APTCS) 2016-2025 […]

Laos 26 October 2022

AMAF+3

6th APT EMMJoint Statement of The Sixth ASEAN Plus Three Education Ministers Meeting

The Sixth ASEAN Plus Three Education Ministers Meeting (6th APT EMM) was held hybrid in Ha Noi, Viet Nam on 14 October 2022 in conjunction with the 6th East Asia Summit Education Ministers Meeting (6th EAS EMM). The Meeting was preceded by the 12th ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Education (12th SOM-ED+3) held […]

Vietnam 14 October 2022

APT EMM

12th SOM-ED+312th SOM-ED+3 Meeting

The 17th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Education (17th SOM-ED Meeting) was convened on 11 October 2022 in Hanoi, Vietnam, followed by the 12th ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Education (12th SOM-ED+3 Meeting) on 12 October 2022. The underlying theme of all ASEAN senior officer and minister meetings during 11 – 14 November […]

Hanoi, Vietnam 12 October 2022

SOM-ED+3

12th AMMTC+3Joint Statement The Twelfth ASEAN Plus Three Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (12th AMMTC + 3) Consultation

The Twelfth ASEAN Plus Three Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (12th AMMTC + 3) Consultation was held on 22 September 2022 via videoconference. The Consultation was chaired by the Kingdom of Cambodia under the theme “ASEAN A.C.T.: Addressing Challenges Together”. We noted the outcomes of the Nineteenth ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational […]

Cambodia 22 September 2022

AMMTC+3

25th AEM+3Joint Media Statement of the 25th AEM Plus Three Consultation

ASEAN Member States (AMS), the People’s Republic of China (“China”), Japan, and the Republic of Korea (“Korea”) met on 17 September 2022 for the Twenty-Fifth ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) Plus Three Consultation. The Consultation was co-chaired by H.E. PAN Sorasak, Minister of Commerce, Kingdom of Cambodia, H.E. Li Fei, Assistant Minister of Commerce of the […]

Online Conference 17 September 2022

AEM+3

19th AMEM+3Joint Ministerial Statement The Nineteenth ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting Plus Three

The Nineteenth ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting Plus Three (China, Japan, Korea) (19th AMEM+3) was held virtually on 16 September 2022. The Meeting was chaired by H.E Suy Sem, Minister of Mines and Energy, Kingdom of Cambodia and co-chaired by H.E Mr. REN Jingdong, Vice Administrator, National Energy Administration, People’s Republic of China, H.E. SATOMI […]

Online Conference 16 September 2022

AMEM+3

36th NEAT CCM36th Country Coordinators Meeting (CCM)

The Network of East Asian Think- tanks (NEAT) held its 36th Country Coordinators Meeting (CCM) in Laos (online) , September 6, 2022. The host was the Institute of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and 46 specialists and experts representing different think tanks in the ASEAN+3 nations participated.

Online Conference 6 September 2022

NEAT CCM

10th ASEAN+3 Village Leader Exchange ProgramThe 10th ASEAN+3 Village Leaders Exchange Programme

The ASEAN+3 Village Leaders Exchange Programme is the first regional poverty reduction exchange activity for the grassroots organized by China International Poverty Reduction Center (IPRCC). It targets the leaders and promoters of rural community development – village officials, and expands the sharing of poverty reduction knowledge to grassroots village officials. The programme has been promoting […]

Online Conference 25 August 2022

ASEAN+3 Village Leader Exchange Program

1st DGICM+3Joint Press Statement The First ASEAN Directors-General of Immigration Departments and Heads of Consular Affairs Divisions of Ministries of Foreign Affairs Plus Three Consultation (1st DGICM + 3 Consultation)

Photo credit: globaldailymirror.com

Following the adoption of the Concept Note on the Establishment of the DGICM + 3 Consultation by the 24th DGICM in August 2021, the inaugural DGICM + 3 Consultation was held in Singapore on 25 August. The Consultation was chaired by Mr. Marvin Sim, Commissioner of Immigration & Checkpoints Authority of Singapore and attended by […]

Singapore 25 August 2022

DGICM+3

21st SOM AMAF+3Special SOM-21st AMAF Plus Three Meeting

The Special Senior Officials Meeting of the 43rd Meeting of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry (SSOM-43rd AMAF) and the Special Senior Officials Meeting of the 21st Meeting of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry Plus Three (SSOM-21st AMAF+3) were held during 23-24 August 2022, hosted by the Republic of Indonesia as the […]

Online Conference 24 August 2022

SOM AMAF+3

6th ACCSM+3Sixth ACCSM Plus Three

The Heads of Civil Service Meeting themed “Modernising civil service towards a cohesive and responsive ASEAN Community” kicked off on August 5 as part of the 21st ASEAN Conference on Civil Service Matters (ACCSM 21).

Ha Noi, Vietnam 5 August 2022

ACCSM+3

APT Work Plan 2023-2027ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation Work Plan 2023-2027

The ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Cooperation Work Plan 2023-2027 serves as a principal guide to enhance APT cooperation over the next five years towards achieving the long-term goal of establishing an East Asia community with ASEAN as the driving force. Consistent with existing regional mechanisms, APT recognises ASEAN Centrality as the driving force in the […]

4 August 2022

Work Plans and Plans of Action Guiding Key Documents

23rd APT FMMChairman’s Statement of The 23rd ASEAN Plus Three Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

The 23rd ASEAN Plus Three Foreign Ministers’ Meeting was held on 4 August 2022 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, and chaired by His Excellency PRAK Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cambodia. Review and Future Direction of ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Cooperation The Meeting reaffirmed the importance of the APT process as […]

Phnom Penh, Cambodia 4 August 2022

APT FMM

6th ACCSM+3 SOM6th ACCSM+3 SOM

The 21st ASEAN Conference on Civil Service Matters (ACCSM 21) will open in Hanoi on August 5 under the chair of Minister of Home Affairs Pham Thi Thanh Tra. The Ministry of Home Affairs is assuming the role as the Chair of the ACCSM 21. The conference, themed “Modernising civil service toward a cohesive and […]

Hanoi, Vietnam 3 August 2022

ACCSM+3 SOM

41st ASEAN NTOs+341st ASEAN Plus Three National Tourism Organizations (NTOs)

On 6 July 2022, the 41st Meeting of ASEAN Plus Three NTOs was held online. The meeting was chaired by Ms. Ni Wayan Giri Adnyani, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of Indonesia. Over 80 delegates from ASEAN National Tourism Organisations (NTOs), ASEAN Secretariat, the ASEAN-China Centre (ACC), the ASEAN-Japan Centre […]

Online Conference 6 July 2022

ASEAN NTOs+3

21st SOME+3 EPGG21st SOME+3 (40th Senior Officials Meeting on Energy and Associated Meetings)

The 40th Senior Officials Meeting on Energy (SOME) and Associated Meetings was chaired by Cambodia yesterday through videoconferencing. Head of the Myanmar Energy Delegation to ASEAN Director-General of the Department of Oil and Gas Management U Win Maw and officials from each energy sub-sector attended the meeting. At the meeting, issues related to energy sector […]

Online Conference 1 July 2022

SOME+3 EPGG

9th APT JSO9th ASEAN+3 Junior Science Odyssey: Building an Environmentally Sustainable Future

Singapore hosted the 9th ASEAN Plus Three Junior Science Odyssey (APT JSO) for the first time from 20 – 23 June 2022. Designed around the theme “Building an Environmentally Sustainable Future”, this year’s event will bring together 26 teams from the ASEAN Plus Three countries and an observer team from Sweden. Each team, which comprise […]

Singapore 20 June 2022

APT JSO

APT SOM JuneThe ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Senior Officials Meeting (SOM)

The Meeting was chaired by H.E. Eat Sophea, Secretary of State and ASEAN SOM Leader of Cambodia, and attended by Senior Officials from all ASEAN Member States, the People’s Republic of China, Japan, the Republic of Korea (ROK) as well as the Deputy Secretary-General for ASEAN Political-Security Community.

Online Conference 8 June 2022

APT SOM

9th AHMM+3Joint Statement of the 9th ASEAN Plus Three Health Ministers Meeting

The 9th ASEAN Plus Three Health Ministers Meeting was held on 15 May 2022 in Bali, Indonesia. RECOGNISING the efforts by the ASEAN Plus Three countries in coordinating and responding to COVID-19 in the region from early 2020 and the agreement by the Special Video Conference of the ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting for Health […]

Bali, Indonesia 15 May 2022

AHMM+3

25th AFMGM+325th ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting

The 25th ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting (AFMGM+3) was convened on 12 May 2022 under the co-chairmanship of H.E. Dr. Aun Pornmoniroth, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance of the Kingdom of Cambodia, H.E. Sum Sannisith, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Cambodia and H.E. Liu Kun, Minister […]

Online Conference 12 May 2022

AFMGM+3

16th CPR+316th CPR Plus Three Meeting

The meeting discussed ways to strengthen ASEAN Plus Three (APT) cooperation and looked forward to the adoption of the new APT Cooperation Work Plan (2023-2027).

Jakarta, Indonesia 10 May 2022

CPR+3 News

25th CPRWG25th APTWG

Online Conference 5 May 2022

CPRWG

35th NEAT CCMThe 35th NEAT CCM

The 35th and 36th NEAT CCMs were held on 27 April 2022 and 6 September 2022 respectively via Zoom platform under the host of NEAT-Laos. These meetings were participated by NEAT Country Coordinators with their delegation.

Online Conference 27 April 2022

NEAT CCM

ASEAN+3 Finance and …ASEAN+3 Finance and Central Bank Deputies’ Meeting (AFCDM+3) virtually held

The ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) presented under the topic of “ASEAN +3 Growth Strategic in the Pandemic’s Wake” for Regional Economic Outlook, and the Central Bank Deputies exchanged views. The meeting also focused on 2023 work plans, budget, recruitment, medium-term implementation plan (2022-2026) of AMRO, AMRO management level selection programme and assessment of AMRO […]

Online Conference 1 April 2022

AFCDM+3

10th APTERR CouncilThe 10th Meeting of APTERR Council achieved its objectives with ASEAN Plus Three amity

The virtual 10th Meeting of ASEAN Plus Three Emergency Rice Reserve (APTERR) Council ended with a great success on 25 March 2022 organised by the APTERR Secretariat, and hosted by the Singapore Food Agency (SFA), Singapore. The meeting was co-chaired by Mr. Kevin KHNG, Senior Director of International Relations Divisions, SFA and Mr. Taira Matsumoto, Director […]

Online Conference 25 March 2022

APTERR Council

10th IRO+310th IRO+3 Meeting

The 10th ASEAN+3 Heads of International Relations Meeting (IRO+3 Meeting) was a series of meetings comprising 4 “Working Groups in preparation for the 10th ASEAN+3  Heads of International Relations Offices (IRO+3 Meeting)” that each discussed a specific aspect of ASEAN University Network (AUN) activities to compile a set of recommendations and suggestions for how the […]

Online Conference 24 February 2022

IRO+3

21st M-ATM+3Joint Media Statement of the 21st Meeting of ASEAN Plus Three (China, Japan and Republic of Korea) Tourism Ministers (M-ATM+3)

The 21st Meeting of the ASEAN Plus Three (ASEAN, China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea) Tourism Ministers was held on 19 January 2022 in Sihanoukville, Kingdom of Cambodia. The Meeting was co-chaired by Cambodia and the Republic of Korea. The Meeting was preceded by the Preparatory Meeting for the 21st ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Ministers Meeting […]

Sihanoukville, Cambodia 19 January 2022

M-ATM+3

13th ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop13th Online ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop

The 11th Online ASEAN+3 Student Camp for the Gifted in Science and The 13th Online ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop for the Gifted in Science competition activities were held between 8-9 and 14-16 January 2022, in an online format, organized by Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity (KOFAC). Youth at the high school level […]

Online Conference 8 January 2022

ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop

11th ASEAN+3 Student Camp11th Online ASEAN+3 Student Camp for the Gifted in Science

The 11th Online ASEAN+3 Student Camp for the Gifted in Science and The 13th Online ASEAN+3 Teacher Workshop for the Gifted in Science competition activities were held between 8-9 and 14-16 January 2022, in an online format, organized by Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity (KOFAC). Youth at the high school level […]

Online Conference 8 January 2022

ASEAN+3 Student Camp

16th SOMSWD+316th ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Social Welfare and Development (SOMSWD+3)

On December 17, 2021, Ms. Ramrung Worawat, Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security (SOMSWD Leader of Thailand) chaired the 16th ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Social Welfare and Development (SOMSWD+3) in a hybrid meeting format. Participants among others include SOMSWD Leaders, ASEAN Deputy Secretary-General for the ASEAN […]

Online Conference 17 December 2021

SOMSWD+3

19th EAF19th East Asia Forum

The 19th East Asia Forum (EAF) was held on December 7, 2021 in Korea (Online), which was attended by participants from ASEAN+3 countries. The 19th EAF was held with discussions taking place in three sessions: ” Future of Health Security Cooperation in East Asia after COVID-19,” ” Paradigm Shift in the Post-Pandemic Era – Accelerating […]

Online Conference 7 December 2021

EAF

APTTTEN Forum 2021APTTTEN Forum 2021

The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy held the ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Training and Education Network (APTTTEN) on 23-24 November 2021 in Bandung as a hybrid meeting. This activity involves the government, policy makers, tourism education leaders, tourism professionals and other institutions to discuss improving the quality of education in the tourism sector. At […]

Bandung, Indonesia 23 November 2021

APTTTEN Forum

2021 ASEAN+3 HRD Forum2021 ASEAN+3 HRD Forum

2021 ASEAN+3 HRD Forum jointly hosted by the Ministry of Employment and Labor (Minister An Kyung-duk) and the World Bank and organized by the Human Resources Development Service of Korea (President Uh, Soo-bong) was held from November 4 to 5 in Seoul (Dragon City Hotel). The forum has been held on a yearly basis since […]

Seoul, Korea Flag of South Korea 4 November 2021

ASEAN+3 HRD Forum

21st AMAF+321st Meeting of AMAF Plus Three

The Twenty First Meeting of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry Plus Three was virtually held on 27 October 2021. The Meeting was chaired by His Excellency Dr. Syahrul Yasin Limpo, Minister of Agriculture, Republic of Indonesia. The Meeting was pleased with the progress made in the implementation of the ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 27 October 2021

AMAF+3

24th APT SummitChairman’s Statement of the 24th ASEAN Plus Three Summit

The 24th ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Summit was held via videoconference on 27 October The Summit was chaired by His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. Review and Future Direction of APT Cooperation We underscored the importance of the APT in East Asia cooperation towards the long-term goal of […]

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam 27 October 2021

Summit Level Statements

Cooperation on Mental HealthASEAN Plus Three Leaders’ Statement on Cooperation on Mental Health Amongst Adolescents and Young Children

WE, the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the People’s Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea, held the 24th ASEAN Plus Three Summit via videoconference on 27 October 2021. The Summit was chaired by His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam; REAFFIRM […]

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam 27 October 2021

Summit Level Statements Statements

17th AMME+3 (EMM)17th AMME+3 (EMM) — 16th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment and the 16th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

The 16th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment and the 16th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution were held on 21–22 October 2021 via video conference hosted by Indonesia. The Meetings acknowledged the achievements and progress of regional cooperation efforts on a number of environmental issues. […]

Jakarta, Indonesia 22 October 2021

AMME+3 (EMM)

5th ASEAN+3 Rectors' Conference5th ASEAN+3 Rectors’ Conference

The 5th ASEAN+3 Rectors’ Conference is set to take place in Thursday (14 October 2021). The conference will be held under the theme “ASEAN+3 University Education and Graduate Employability: Sharpening the Edge”.  Graduate employability is one of the biggest challenges, if not the biggest, for universities as graduates prepare to enter a working space reshaped […]

Kanazawa, Japan 14 October 2021

ASEAN+3 Rectors' Conference