DavOr lights ASEAN heritage site in Mt. Hamiguitan

DavOr lights ASEAN heritage site in Mt. Hamiguitan

HAMIGUITAN, Davao Oriental, Aug 8 – More than a thousand city and municipal mayors, government officials, employees and the residents of Davao Oriental province joined the simultaneous historic lighting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) landmarks...
Cayetano says China, Japan fueling economic growth in ASEAN

Cayetano says China, Japan fueling economic growth in ASEAN

MANILA, August 8 — The Philippines said that China and Japan have become economic drivers in the region, particularly with China’s growth in the last two decades. “So it’s very hard to describe the role of one country in one region but definitely in terms...
5,000 people join ASEAN landmark lighting rite

5,000 people join ASEAN landmark lighting rite

DAGUPAN CITY, Aug. 8 — Some 5,000 students and teachers joined the Landmark Lantern Lighting at the Dagupan City Plaza at 7:00 p.m. today marking the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on August 8, 1967. Mayor...
Grand parade showcases diverse cultures of ASEAN countries

Grand parade showcases diverse cultures of ASEAN countries

The activity was highlighted by regional dances which showcased the various cultures of the ASEAN member countries. Marching bands also participated to add fanfare to the event. Furthermore, a giant ASEAN float was paraded depicting the national costumes of the ASEAN...