The 48th Anniversary of ASEAN was celebrated on Monday, 10 August 2015 at the ASEAN Secretariat Jakarta from 10am – 1pm. The Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla, the Secretary-General of ASEAN, H.E. Le Luong Minh, other Cabinet Ministers, the Governor of Jakarta, the diplomatic community and other business leaders graced the event.
The welcoming remarks were made by the Secretary-General of ASEAN, H.E. Le Luong Minh, saying that “After 48 years of evolution and development, by the end of this year, we shall be realizing the dream of an ASEAN Community where our people are bound together in friendship, cooperation, peace, freedom and prosperity in a Community of opportunities”. Continue reading