PIA-2 kicks off ASEAN yearlong campaign

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, March 21 (PIA) - - As the Philippines is hosting the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit this year, the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), through the Philippine Information Agency, is… Read More

BSP announces 1-Piso ASEAN commemorative coin now in circulation

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) issues ASEAN commemorative coin to promote public awareness in the PH chairmanship of the 2017 ASEAN Summit. (Photo by BSP) MANILA, March 21 (PIA) – The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced… Read More

Pres. Duterte hopes to strengthen economic ties with Myanmar

DAVAO CITY, March 20 (PIA) – President Rodrigo R. Duterte hopes to strengthen economic ties with Myanmar, banking on a bilateral trade and investment as a key area of discussion when he pays a two-day visit in the said country. “With… Read More

ASEAN program champions women entrepreneurs to participate in Manila FAME on April 21-23

MANILA, March 18 -- The Gender Responsive Economic Actions for the Transformation of Women (GREAT Women) returns to the April edition of Manila FAME to tap the booming global contract market for the home, fashion, and lifestyle products at the… Read More

Tagalog news: Alkalde ng Calapan, naging tagapagsalita sa 8th East Asia Summit sa Thailand

LUNGSOD NG CALAPAN, Oriental Mindoro, Marso 17(PIA) – Napiling tagapagsalita kamakailan si Calapan Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan sa katatapos na 8th East Asia Summit High-Level Seminar on Sustainable Cities na ginanap sa Chang Rai City,… Read More

ASEAN Committee on Investments pushes focused and strategic action agenda

MAKATI CITY, March 17 -- Investments among the 10 member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) are expected to significantly increase, and linkage among ASEAN micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) with ASEAN and… Read More

Feature: Understanding ASEAN and its three pillars

CALAMBA CITY, 17 March (PIA) – During the Kapihan at the Philippine Information Agency Region IV-A (PIA IV-A), Regional Director (RD) Ma. Cristina C. Arzadon discussed the three pillars of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).… Read More


CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, 17 March (PIA) – In line with the aim of the government to popularize the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the concept of ASEAN Integration, an ASEAN Hub was launched in the Regional Office of the… Read More

QC shares best practices on disaster management with ASEAN counterparts

QUEZON CITY, MARCH 17 (PIA)--The Quezon City Risk Reduction Management Office on Thursday hosted a group of emergency management professionals from ASEAN-member countries who are in the country to learn best practices in disaster preparedness and… Read More

DILG-10 briefs RLECC members on ASEAN

By Franklin P. Gumapon CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, March 16 (PIA) – As the country is hosting this year’s meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)-10 has apprised… Read More