12th ASEM Summit (ASEM12)

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The 12th ASEM Summit (ASEM12) will be held 18-19 October 2018 in Brussels, Belgium.                  

Agenda highlights

The ASEM summit will bring together:

  • heads of state or government of 51 European and Asian countries
  • representatives of the European Union
  • the Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

European Council President, Donald TUSK will chair the summit. European Commission President, Jean-Claude JUNCKER will also represent the EU at the summit.

Discussions will focus on the theme "Europe and Asia: Global Partners for Global Challenges".

Leaders will seek to strengthen dialogue and cooperation between the two continents on a wide range of areas, including:

  • trade and investment
  • connectivity
  • sustainable development and climate
  • security challenges such as terrorism, non-proliferation, cyber-security, irregular migration

For more information about the event organizer, please visit the official website of the European Union External Action (EEAS) at here and the web-page on EU Council website at here.

From Oct 18, 2018 to Oct 19, 2018

Hosted by: European Union

Location: Brussels, Belgium

Event type: Summits

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