Association of South East Asian Nations

 Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne announced the country's initiative in collaboration with ASEAN. © LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/Getty Images
Australia launches 10 year anti-slavery programme
The new land-sea journey takes a total of 10 days, a reduction of 30 days compared with the previous route. © J.Hairong/Barcroft Media/Getty Images
First vehicles shipped through new land-sea freight route
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations project is aimed at producing private capital through innovative finance structures. © Asian Development Bank
$1bn green capital fund for Southeast Asian projects
Singapore and Australia PM's Lee and Turnbull committed to open markets and free trade © PA Images
Protectionism a dead end, says Australian PM
South East Asia nations cooperate to unlock tech potential