ASEAN-Australia Special Summit


On 16-18 March 2018, the Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP, will welcome the Leaders of the Member States of ASEAN and the Secretary-General of ASEAN to the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit. It marks the 14th anniversary of Australia’s ties with the ASEAN and will be the first time Australia has hosted a Summit with ASEAN Leaders in Australia. While most ASEAN leaders will be in attendance, Philippines President Duterte’s Spokesperson has announced the President will have to skip the event due to “developments (which) continue to require the President’s presence here in the Philippines.” Instead, President Duterte will be sending Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Cayetano as his representative


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