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The new financial commitment includes a $40 million investment in infrastructure to help decarbonize the region's power supply, $60 million in maritime security, and $15 million in health funding to aid in early detection of COVID-19 and other respiratory pandemicsThe new financial commitment includes a $40 million investment in infrastructure to help decarbonize the region's power supply, $60 million in maritime security, and $15 million in health funding to aid in early detection of COVID-19 and other respiratory pandemics

With China in focus, Biden makes $150 million commitment to ASEAN leaders

US rolls out the red carpet for Southeast Asian leaders amid increasing rivalry in the Asia Pacific.US rolls out the red carpet for Southeast Asian leaders amid increasing rivalry in the Asia Pacific.

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How Biden can work with countries that can’t afford to alienate China.How Biden can work with countries that can’t afford to alienate China.

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US President Biden opens a gathering of Southeast Asian leaders with a promise to spend $150 million on their infrastructure, security, pandemic preparedness and other efforts aimed at countering the influence of rival China.US President Biden opens a gathering of Southeast Asian leaders with a promise to spend $150 million on their infrastructure, security, pandemic preparedness and other efforts aimed at countering the influence of rival China.

Biden hosts ASEAN leaders with energy, security pledges

He will meet with the prime ministers of Australia, India and Japan.He will meet with the prime ministers of Australia, India and Japan.

Biden team revives Asia focus despite preoccupation with Ukraine - Newspaper - DAWN.COM

A week ahead of Joe Biden's Asia visit, the US President is hosting Southeast Asian leaders for a summit in Washington to show the importance the US places on ASEAN, but Chinese analysts believe the US' vaunted enhanced ties with the region serve as a part of the Indo-Pacific strategy to secure its global leadership.

US eyes ‘luring’ ASEAN to ‘decouple from China’ with its Indo-Pacific economic framework - Global Times

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WASHINGTON, May 11 — Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob arrived here Tuesday (Wednesday in Malaysia) for a four-day working visit including meeting with United States President Joe Biden and Asean leaders. The Malaysian prime minister arrived at Joint Base Andrews, here, at 8.16pm (8.16am Wednesday,...WASHINGTON, May 11 — Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob arrived here Tuesday (Wednesday in Malaysia) for a four-day working visit including meeting with United States President Joe Biden and Asean leaders. The Malaysian prime minister arrived at Joint Base Andrews, here, at 8.16pm (8.16am Wednesday,...

PM Ismail Sabri arrives in Washington DC ahead of Asean-US summit | Malaysia | Malay Mail

The Special Summit might be something to celebrate for Washington, but it is surely a cause for concern for Southeast Asian nations.

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Washington should use the upcoming Special Summit to take a firm stand against the rising digital authoritarianism in Southeast Asian nations.Washington should use the upcoming Special Summit to take a firm stand against the rising digital authoritarianism in Southeast Asian nations.

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President embarks on three-day trip to US to meet with officials, congressmen and CEOs and attend the US-ASEAN Special Summit.President embarks on three-day trip to US to meet with officials, congressmen and CEOs and attend the US-ASEAN Special Summit.

Jokowi arrives in US for ASEAN summit with Biden - Americas - The Jakarta Post

C. Raja Mohan writes: The US emphasis on partnerships rather than unilateralism in dealing with the China challenge means India’s agency in the region can only grow.C. Raja Mohan writes: The US emphasis on partnerships rather than unilateralism in dealing with the China challenge means India’s agency in the region can only grow.

C. Raja Mohan writes: Ukraine conflict won’t make Biden abandon Indo-Pacific strategy

It comes ahead of a meeting between US President Joe Biden and Asean leaders. . Read more at straitstimes.com.It comes ahead of a meeting between US President Joe Biden and Asean leaders. . Read more at straitstimes.com.

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An ‘unprecedented’ alignment with Europe and growing engagement with Asian countries will help remedy past American mistakes in the region, says White House’s Indo-Pacific policy director.An ‘unprecedented’ alignment with Europe and growing engagement with Asian countries will help remedy past American mistakes in the region, says White House’s Indo-Pacific policy director.

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Beijing is trying to burnish its image in the region. What if it took aim at America’s instead?Beijing is trying to burnish its image in the region. What if it took aim at America’s instead?

Four Ways China Is Growing Its Media Influence in Southeast Asia - Defense One

What better way for the U.S. to bolster a ‘rules-based international order’ than to join with the 162 other countries that have adopted the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)?What better way for the U.S. to bolster a ‘rules-based international order’ than to join with the 162 other countries that have adopted the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)?

UNCLOS Ratification Issue Looms over US-ASEAN Summit | Geopolitical Monitor

Middle-East Arab News and Opinion - Asharq Al-Awsat is the world’s premier pan-Arab daily newspaper, printed simultaneously each day on four continents in 14 citiesPresident Joe Biden on Thursday welcomed Southeast Asian leaders to Washington with promises to support clean energy and maritime security, hoping to showcase a US commitment as China makes wide inroads. Top leaders from eight of the 10 members of th

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In hindsight, perhaps ASEAN was too optimistic about the Biden presidency. Who could blame it? After four years of the Trump administration, the region was more than ready to return to deeper engagement with the ...

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Morning news brief: Biden makes $150 million commitment to ASEAN leaders, and more - World News

In a bid to strengthen alliances and counter Chinese influence in the Indo-Pacific, President Joe Biden is hosting Southeast Asian leaders in Washington in a two-day U.S.-ASEAN Special Summit. While trade, regional security and Ukraine are high on the agenda, activists are urging him to address the region’s human rights concerns and democratic backsliding, including the 2021 coup in Myanmar. White House Bureau Chief Patsy Widakuswara has this report. Camera: VOA Indonesian, VOA Burmese    Producer: Bakhtiyar ZamanovIn hosting Southeast Asian leaders, Biden must juggle countering China and pushing for human rights

Biden Seeks to Balance Human Rights and Geopolitics in US-ASEAN Special Summit

Washington [US], May 13 (ANI): Amid concerns over China's growing influence in the South Asian region, the United States has pledged over USD 150 million in investment to the ASEAN for maritime cooperation, infrastructure, and other initiatives.Washington [US], May 13 (ANI): Amid concerns over China's growing influence in the South Asian region, the United States has pledged over USD 150 million in investment to the ASEAN for maritime cooperation, infrastructure, and other initiatives.

US vows 150 million in investment to ASEAN with China in focus

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Washington: The United States is preparing a scaled-back version of a trade pact as Southeast Asian nations gather in Washington, where President Joe Biden is seeking to show solid commitment in the face of a rising China.                  Washington: The United States is preparing a scaled-back version of a trade pact as Southeast Asian nations gather in Washington, where President Joe Biden is seeking to show solid commitment in the face of a rising China.                  

US eyes trade deal-lite as Southeast Asian leaders gather

Washington: US President Joe Biden announced a range of initiatives worth $150 million to deepen relations between Washington and the Association of SWashington: US President Joe Biden announced a range of initiatives worth $150 million to deepen relations between Washington and the Association of Southeast

Biden unveils $150 mn to deepen US-ASEAN ties: WH - Goa Chronicle

Washington: US President Joe Biden announced a range of initiatives worth $150 million to deepen relations between Washington and the Association of SoutheastWashington: US President Joe Biden announced a range of initiatives worth $150 million to deepen relations between Washington and the Association of Southeast

Biden unveils $150 mn to deepen US-ASEAN ties: WH - Goa Chronicle

Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on Wednesday that Hanoi was interested in helping the United States realize the aims of its proposed economic framework for the Indo-Pacific, but needed time to study the details.Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on Wednesday that Hanoi was interested in helping the United States realize the aims of its proposed economic framework for the Indo-Pacific, but needed time to study the details.

Vietnam leader interested in Biden economic framework, but needs to study details | Reuters

President Joe Biden walks out of the White House to join leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to participate in a group photo on the South LawnPresident Joe Biden walks out of the White House to join leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to participate in a group photo on the South Lawn

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Washington, May 12 (EFE).- A summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) began in Washington with a gala dinner at the White House hosted by President Joe Biden for the leaders of the region where the United States is in a turf war with a more dominant China. A White House statement said …

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The Biden administration aims to show that its heavy involvement in the Ukraine war is not a distraction from its priorities to the East. The Biden administration aims to show that its heavy involvement in the Ukraine war is not a distraction from its priorities to the East.

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit: Biden pivots to Asia as Ukraine war rages on - The Washington Post

US President Joe Biden has opened a gathering of Southeast Asian leaders with a promise to spend $US150 million ($A219 million) on their infrastructure, secur...US President Joe Biden has opened a gathering of Southeast Asian leaders with a promise to spend $US150 million ($A219 million) on their infrastructure, secur...

Biden makes $150m commitment to ASEAN | Busselton-Dunsborough Mail | Busselton, WA

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is hosting leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as his administration makes an extended effort to demonstrate that the United States has not lost focus on the Pacific even while dealing with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. As Biden prepared to welcome leaders from eight ASEAN nations for […]WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is hosting leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as his administration makes an extended effort to demonstrate that the United States has not…

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Vietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh left Hanoi (May 11) to visit US and hold meetings with US President Joe Biden. The meeting betweenVietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh left Hanoi (May 11) to visit US and hold meetings with US President Joe Biden. The meeting between the two leaders is expected to discuss issues related to health, climate change, renewable energy, sustainable development, and Indo-Pacific Economic Framework. Over a period of time the relationship between US and […]

Visit of Vietnam’s PM Chinh to US for US-ASEAN Summit - Modern Diplomacy

Vietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh left Hanoi (May 11) to visit US and hold meetings with US President Joe Biden. The meeting betweenVietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh left Hanoi (May 11) to visit US and hold meetings with US President Joe Biden. The meeting between

Visit of Vietnam’s PM Chinh to US for US-ASEAN Summit - Modern Diplomacy

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The United States announced on May 12 over $150 million in investment to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations for infrastructure, maritime security and other initiatives as it kicked off a two-day summit meeting with ASEAN in Washington.The United States announced on May 12 over $150 million in investment to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations for infrastructure, maritime security and other initiatives as it kicked off a two-day summit meeting with ASEAN in Washington.

U.S. vows $150 mil. in investment to ASEAN amid China's growing clout

US President Joe Biden has opened a gathering of Southeast Asian leaders with a promise to spend $US150 million ($A219 million) on their infrastructure, secur...US President Joe Biden has opened a gathering of Southeast Asian leaders with a promise to spend $US150 million ($A219 million) on their infrastructure, secur...

Biden makes $150m commitment to ASEAN | Camden-Narellan Advertiser | Camden, NSW

President Joe Biden will host Southeast Asian leaders in Washington this week, seeking to show his administration remains focused on the Indo-Pacific and the long-term challenge of China despite the Ukraine crisis.President Joe Biden will host Southeast Asian leaders in Washington this week, seeking to show his administration remains focused on the Indo-Pacific and the long-term challenge of China despite the Ukraine crisis.

Biden seeks to keep China in focus by welcoming ASEAN leaders | Inquirer News

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