ASEAN Centre in MGIMO-University the MFA of Russia

Центр АСЕАН при МГИМО

ASEAN Centre and the EEC Round Table in the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta

ASEAN Centre and the EEC Round Table in the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta

27.11.2023

On November 21, 2023 the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta hosted an expert round table titled “EAEU and ASEAN Economic Agenda: Overlapping Interests” organized by the ASEAN Centre and the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) within the framework of the EAEU Days in Jakarta.

Member of the Board, Minister for Integration and Macroeconomics of the Eurasian Economic Commission. Overview of the EAEU Economic Agenda H.E. Sergey Glaziev, Assistant Director/Head of Analysis & Monitoring on Trade, Industry & Emerging Issues Division, ASEAN Economic Community Department (AEC Department) Mr. Alexander Chandra, Vice-Secretary of the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mr. Fedor Chernitsyn delivered welcoming remarks and keynote speeches.

Director of the ASEAN Centre, Associate Professor of the Asian and African Department Dr. Ekaterina Koldunova spoke about the ways to enhance the track 2 dialogue between the representatives of the EEU and ASEAN. ASEAN Centre’s Expert Dr. Nikita Kuklin moderated the round table discussion. Participants exchanged opinions of the EAEU and ASEAN economic strategies beyond 2025, two organizations’ integrational experience and their points of convergence.

Among the round table participants were prominent Russia and foreign experts from Indonesia, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan, Russia’s permanent mission to ASEAN staff and the representatives of the EEC and ASEAN Secretariat. The round table took place within the framework of the EAEU’s Days in the ASEAN Secretariat.

The round table recording