The new EU-ASEAN Blue Book 2018 was launched in Jakarta today. It demonstrates the success and benefits of the close cooperation between the EU and ASEAN countries, and that joining forces will contribute to prosperity, stability and security for all. The High Representative Federica Mogherini, co-chairing the annual Post-Ministerial Conference between the EU and ASEAN in Singapore, presented the book to the Foreign Ministers of Thailand and Singapore.
As part of its External Investment Plan, the EU gave its green light to a package of financial guarantee programmes worth around €800 million on 10 July. This will help to leverage an estimated €8-9 billion in public and private investment in Africa and the Neighbourhood.
As previously stated, we expect the Montenegrin authorities to conduct a prompt and effective investigation into the attack on Olivera Lakic so that the perpetrators and masterminds of this deplorable attack will be soon brought to justice.
Freedom of expression and media is one of the European Union's fundamental values and a key element of Montenegro's EU accession process. We continue to follow very closely Montenegro's response to attacks and threats against journalists, which will be part of the assessment of the fulfilment of the interim benchmarks under chapter 23.
Referencia: EuropeAid/139720/DH/SER/PE La Unión Europea tiene la intención de adjudicar un contrato de servicios de comunicación y visibilidad de la cooperación de la UE en el Perú. El expediente de licitación está publicado en sitio: