SEMINAR ON “ASEAN COMMUNITY – DEEPENING INTEGRATION BRINGS EXPANDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR TRADE AND GROWTH”, BUDAPEST
A seminar entitled “ASEAN Community: Deepening Integration Brings Expanding Opportunities for Trade and Growth” was co-organised by the ASEAN Missions in Budapest together with the Institute of Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT) of Hungary recently. The seminar at IFAT was aimed at raising greater awareness about ASEAN had attracted wide interests including the Hungarian business community, academicians, civil servants, travel and tour operators and media representatives.
H.E. Amb. Datuk Mohamad Sadik delivered his speech on the achievements made under Malaysia’s Chairmanship notably the ASEAN Community and the essence of the Post-2015 ASEAN Community. The former ASEAN Secretary General Dr Surin Pitsuwan spoke on the rationale for European countries to look further towards the ASEAN region for investment and trade opportunities.