Gist of Japan-ASEAN special summit to mark 50 years of ties in Tokyo


The following is the gist of agreements reached between Japan and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations at a summit to commemorate 50 years of friendship and cooperation in Tokyo on Sunday.

Japan and ASEAN pledged to:

-- step up cooperation on maritime security.

-- strengthen supply chains.

-- promote sustainable energy practices.

-- expand people-to-people exchanges in various sectors.

Kyodo News

Kyodo News