The 33rd edition of the ASEAN Summit has begun in Singapore. Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong is the Chairman of the Summit, which will continue till 15th November along with other related summits like East Asia Summit (EAS), Regional Comprehensive Economic Summit, (RCEP) and ASEAN plus summits.
Fintech Conference which is a part of Fintech festival will also take place alongside. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and IMF, Managing Director Christine Lagarde will also address the audience.
Source: News on AIR
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:
- ASEAN stands for Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
- Headquarters: Jakarta, Indonesia.