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Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Commissioner Charles Raymond A. Maxey poses with the members of the 2018 ASEAN Schools Games Welcome Committee here at the Grand Bluewave Hotel in Shah Alam, Malaysia. PSC PHOTO

PH opens bid at ASEAN Schools Games

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysia’s Minister of Education Dr. Maszlee Bin Malik is guest of honor when the 10th edition of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Schools Games opening ceremony officially unfurls Friday afternoon at the Dewan Agung Canselor, UiTM in Sha, Alam here.

L-R, clockwise- Ties of History: Art in Southeast Asia featured artists— Amanda Heng (Singapore), Roberto Feleo (Philippines), Anusapati (Indonesia), Do Hoang Tuong (Vietnam), Chris Chong Chan Fui (Malaysia), Yasmin Jaidin (Brunei), Min Thein Sung (Myanmar), VuthLyno(Cambodia), JedsadaTangtrakulwong (Thailand), SavanhdaryVongpoothorn (Laos)

PH hosts exhibition of Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia

As the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) concludes the commemoration of its 50th anniversary, the Philippines marks the historic occasion by hosting a contemporary art exhibition featuring ten artists who will represent each ASEAN member state.

ASEAN Foundation and SAP received coveted PR Award for best practice in Public Services campaign

ASEAN Foundation and SAP receive coveted PR Award

The ASEAN Foundation and enterprise software company SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) are proud to announce the industry recognition for their strategic collaboration to drive social impact in ASEAN. Both organisations received the Gold award for the Best PR Campaign in Public Services category at the Marketing Magazine’s PR Awards 2018 Gala Dinner held in Singapore on March 16.

Winning students from the Philippines along with a representative from the ASEAN Foundation and SAP executives during last year’s ASEAN Data Science Explorers Finals

ASEAN Data Science Explorers kicks off for its second year

The ASEAN Foundation and enterprise software company SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the launch of the ASEAN Data Science Explorers 2018.

In the photo (L-R) His Excellency Vongthep Arthakaivalvatee, Deputy Secretary General of ASEAN for Socio-Cultural Community, Claus Andresen, President and Managing Director of SAP Southeast Asia, Elaine Tan, Executive Director of the ASEAN Foundation and Eugene Ho, Head of Corporate Affairs, SAP Southeast Asia.

The ASEAN Foundation and SAP collaborate for positive social impact on Digital Economy

The ASEAN Foundation and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the continuation of their strategic collaboration into 2018, following a successful collaboration in its first year to bring about social impact in ASEAN.

Claus Andresen, President and Managing Director of SAP Southeast Asia

Unlocking Insights for Sustainable Development in ASEAN with Data and Analytics

Data has become the new life force that drives the world today. Businesses have always leveraged their company or customer information to make better, smarter, real time, fact-based decisions – from developing a new product, moving into a new market or simply redefining an old process.

In the photo (L-R) His Excellency Vongthep Arthakaivalvatee, Deputy Secretary General of ASEAN for Socio-Cultural Community, Claus Andresen, President and Managing Director of SAP Southeast Asia, Elaine Tan, Executive Director of the ASEAN Foundation and Eugene Ho, Head of Corporate Affairs, SAP Southeast Asia.

The ASEAN Foundation and SAP extend strategic collaboration to drive positive social impact in the Digital Economy

The ASEAN Foundation and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the continuation of their strategic collaboration into 2018, following a successful collaboration in its first year to bring about social impact in ASEAN.

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Resist US-led unholy trinity, groups call

Hundreds of activists belonging to militant groups SANLAKAS, Bukluran ng Manggawang Pilipino (BMP), Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM) and Piglas Kababaihan braved the tight security blockade from Metro Manila to Clark, Pampanga, where the East Asian Summit is taking place, November 14, 2017.

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Southeast Asian Climate and Energy Working Group urge ASEAN leaders to fight the ‘COAL’

The Southeast Asian Working Group on Climate and Energy, composed of members of civil society organizations and people’s movements across Southeast Asia, denounced what they claimed to be an evident collusion between leaders of ASEAN, East Asia, and the United States of America, in their push for the coal agenda within the climate-vulnerable region of Southeast Asia.

ASEAN Data Science Explorers National Finals 1st place winners, Miguelito Tolipas and Alexis Glenn Espina (Team VizziePeople) from UP Diliman; 2nd place winners, Adelyn Labine and Laurenth Krishte Roxas (Team Neophyte) from Malayan Colleges Laguna; and 3rd place winners, Jay Mark Butalon and Tristan Gabriel Bal from Mapua University School of Information Technology; together with, representative of the ASEAN Foundation, and the guest panelists/judges: Carlos Mayorico Caliwara, Secretary of Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT); Mark Rivera, Vice President of Philippine Young Entrepreneurs Association (PYEA); Dr. Josefe Santarita of University of the Philippines; and Reynaldo Parangas,Customer Solution Director of SAP Philippines; during the awarding ceremony of the competition held recently at the SAP Philippines office in Makati City.