50th ASEAN Day Celebration

Source: ASEAN Secretariat
On 11 August, 50th ASEAN Day Celebration was held at the ASEAN Secretariat. H.E. Joko Widodo, President of the Republic of Indonesia; H.E. Le Luong Minh, Secretary-General of ASEAN; H.E. Retno L. P. Marsudi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia; H.E. Y.B. Dato' Sri Anifah Bin Haji Aman, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia and more than 400 invitees attended.
10 ASEAN Member States, Japan, Australia, Canada, the EU, India, Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Russia, the United States and some entities served their own dishes at a lunch.
Japan’s booth featured, with the help of Mr. Masato Tsuki, Chef for Ambassador Kazuo Sunaga, Japanese cuisine commonly served for celebrations: Chirasi Sushi. The booth attracted many visitors who were eager to enjoy this traditional Japanese taste.