On 27 January 2022, H.E. Mr. Sek Wannamethee, Ambassador and Head of Mission of Thailand to the European Union (EU), co-chaired a virtual meeting between the ASEAN Brussels Committee (ABC) and the Delegation for Relations with Countries of Southeast Asia and ASEAN (DASE) of the European Parliament with the Honourable Mr. Daniel Caspary, Member of the European Parliament (Christian Democrat Party – Germany) and Chair of DASE. On this occasion, Ambassador Sek, in his capacity as Chair of ABC, made opening remarks and gave an overview of ASEAN-EU strategic partnership which had seen many positive developments over the past year and its future trend. The Ambassador also touched on issues to move forward together, such as post-COVID socio-economic recovery, digital and circular economy, sustainable development, as well as trade and investment promotion. Additionally, Ambassadors of ASEAN member countries and Members of the European Parliament exchanged views on regional issues and discussed challenges and opportunities under the ASEAN-EU Strategic Partnership and the EU’s Strategy for Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific.