Baird meets ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh

August 5, 2014 - Jakarta, Indonesia - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird makes first-ever visit by a Canadian foreign minister to the ASEAN Secretariat.

”I was pleased to advise the Secretary-General that Canada is naming a dedicated ambassador to ASEAN,” said Baird. “This is an historic first for Canada, demonstrating our enhanced commitment to ASEAN and to its Southeast Asian member states.”

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