Glossary:Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)

The Asia-Europe Meeting, abbreviated as ASEM, is an informal process of dialogue and co-operation which brings together countries from Europe, Asia and Oceania.

As of June 2016 the following are ASEM partners:

  • the European Union (EU);
  • the EU Member States;
  • two EFTA members - Norway and Switzerland;
  • ASEAN members - Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam;
  • the ASEAN secretariat;
  • NESA partners - Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Japan, Kazakhstan; the Republic of Korea, Mongolia, New Zealand, Pakistan and the Russian Federation.

Further information

  • ASEMINFOBOARD - The official information platform of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)

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