21st ASEAN BAC JBC Meeting

30 january 2023

The Russia-ASEAN Business Council took part in the 21st meeting of the ASEAN BAC Joint Business Councils, which was held on January 30, 2023 in Jakarta, Republic of Indonesia.

The meeting discussed the plans of the business leaders of the ASEAN member states, as well as joint business councils for 2023, issues of the activities of working groups within the ASEAN BAC. Also during the meeting, the ceremony of transferring the chairmanship within ASEAN BAC from the Kingdom of Cambodia to the Republic of Indonesia took place.

Chairman of ASEAN BAC, President of Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Arsjad Rasjid noted that the motto of Indonesia's chairmanship in ASEAN in 2023 is "ASEAN is the epicentrum of growth". He informed the participants of the meeting that in the framework of the chairmanship, work is planned to strengthen ASEAN through the building of a solid regional health architecture, maintaining food and energy security, strengthening financial stability, as well as supporting ecology and sustainable development.


26 may

UN ESCAP Seventy-eighth session of the Commission Side event «Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, and modern energy services in the Asia-Pacific region»

The side-event aims to address existing opportunities and challenges to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 7 on energy in the Asia-Pacific region. As the region approaches the milestone year of 2025, there is still a room for promotion of sustainable solutions in the energy sector in order to accelerate progress towards 2030 agenda and the Paris Agreement. May 26, 2022 12:45 -13:45 (UTC/GMT +7, Bangkok)

21 feb

Conference dedicated to the 125th anniversary of Russia and Thailand Diplomatic Relations

The year 2022 will mark a significant milestone for Russia and Thailand. More than a century and a quarter ago the two nations decided to get engaged in friendly relations. To commemorate this significant date, MGIMO (Russia) and Thammasat University (Thailand) are conducting a joint conference on the history and current state of Russian-Thai relations. The event will be held on February 21-22 in a hybrid format.

09 nov

Webinar «Development of Energy Cooperation between Russia and ASEAN: experience and opportunities»

In order to expand economic and investment cooperation between Russia and ASEAN the Russia-ASEAN Business Council and ROSATOM State Corporation are conducting an international webinar «Development of Energy Cooperation between Russia and ASEAN: experience and opportunities». ID: 839 8979 2352 Password: 823321