Saturday, January 15, 2011
ASEAN's foreign ministers meet in Lombok
Ten ASEAN foreign ministers and representatives from the Philippines and Vietnam are meeting for a retreat in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara on Sunday.
The ministers would discuss the ASEAN community, a regional architecture for work and the ASEAN community in a global context, Indonesia's ASEAN representative I Gede Ngurah Swajaya said in Sunday as quoted by tempointeraktif.com online news portal.
According to I Gede, the retreat would build upon previous meetings held by the ASEAN Coordinating Council and the ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Connectivity.
"The ministers are also scheduled to plant trees and release turtles into the sea," he said.