Macau (ANTARA News) – Indonesia got an eventuality to denote a abounding humanities and enlightenment during a 50th anniversary of a Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) during a Indonesian embassy in Beijing, Tuesday.
Several artists from a Jakarta Tourism and Culture Center welcomed during slightest 100 guest from a embassies of a ASEAN countries, embassies of a ASEAN partner countries, and a Chinese supervision agencies, and sang a Lenggang Nyai songs.
After singing a Lenggang Nyai (derived from Betawi or Jakarta), a artists continued singing a Soleram from Riau Province and Yamko Rambe Yamko from Papua.
The choral organisation who came from Jakarta to Beijing also participated in a Joy Dancing Festival.
In further to this, a flag-raising rite of a ASEAN countries was hold during a front yard of a Indonesian embassy.
Indonesian envoy to China Soegeng Rahardjo, who was a Chair of a ASEAN Committee in Beijing, pronounced that as a sixth largest tellurian mercantile power, a countries in a Southeast Asia segment had contributed significantly to a expansion of a universe economy.
Meanwhile, a Philippines envoy Jose Santiago Santa Romana conveyed a summary of President Rodrigo Duterte, as Chair of ASEAN in 2017, observant that a ASEAN played an critical purpose in a destiny of a Asia Pacific region.
On a occasion, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou, who attended a event, conveyed a summary of President Xi Jinping, who appreciated a critical purpose played by a ASEAN in progressing a trend of multipolar world.
China, according to him, will continue to say a suggestion of peace, sincerity, mutual benefit, inclusiveness, and take advantage of a 15th anniversary of a China-ASEAN Strategic Partnership in 2018.
Reported by M. Irfan Ilmie
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