ICAPP Update (12-25)
Dear Members of the ICAPP Standing Committee,
The Secretariat has received the following two messages from the
office of Hon. Jose de Venecia, Founding Chairman and Co-Chairman of
the ICAPP Standing Committee, dated May 9 and June 11 respectively,
regarding the invitation to the Members of the ICAPP Standing
Committee from the CAPDI, Centrist Asia Pacific Democrats
International, to attend the 2nd CAPDI General Assembly in Makassar,
Indonesia during February 13-14, 2013.
We were also informed that a seven-member delegation of the CAPDI, led
by Hon. Jusuf Kalla, Chairman and Former Vice President of Indonesia,
would like to attend the 17th SC Meeting as observers.
With warm regards,
Co-Chairman of the Standing Committee
and Secretary General of the ICAPP
June 12, 2012
1. Message 0f June 11, 2012
"Dear Chairman Chung, Hon. Asaf Hajiyev,
Greetings from Manila!
Following Hon. Jose de Venecia's letter/message below, please be
informed that CAPDI officers and representatives of Former Indonesian
Vice President and CAPDI Chairman Jusuf Kalla, who will host the 2nd
CAPDI General Assembly in Makassar on 13-14 February 2013, will attend
the 17th ICAPP Standing Committee Meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan to
personally invite ICAPP SC Members to the said Makassar conference.
In this regard, may we request that an official letter of invitation
be sent to them ( firstname.lastname@example.org ; email@example.com ) for
Visa purposes, or arrange the issuance of their Visas upon arrival in
Baku. We will also request them to send you their passport information
and flight itinerary.
The following will attend the ICAPP Standing Committee Meeting in Baku:
1. Yasril Ananta Baharuddin
2. Erwin Aksa
3. Iskandir Mandji
4. Pieter Wattimena
5. Iwan Zulkarnaen
6. Eggy Massadiah
Thank you. With our highest regards and best wishes.
Aldwin B. Requejo
Assistant to Hon. Jose de Venecia
June 11, 2012"
2. Message of May 8, 2012
"H.E. Co-Chairman and Secretary General Chung Eui-yong, ICAPP
H.E. Sen. Mushahid Hussain Sayed, CAPDI Secretary-General and Special
H.E. Asaf Hajiyev, CAPDI Governing Council
Thank you for your outstanding performances at our Timor Leste Conference.
We proceeded on for further talks in Bali, Makassar in South Sulawesi,
and Jakarta with former Indonesian Vice-President Jusuf Kalla, CAPDI
Chairman joining us in Jakarta, and CAPDI officials former MP Yasril
Ananta Baharuddin and our International Treasurer Erwin Aksa, who is
also Treasurer of Golkar and President of Indonesia's Young
We inspected the premises and facilities in Makassar, where they will
host and agreed to hold the 2nd CAPDI General Assembly there on
February 13-14, 2013. CAPDI will invite ICAPP's Standing Committee to
Makassar to consider its SC meeting there, to be hosted by CAPDI.
President Yudhoyono of Indonesia, largest Muslim nation and a member
of G-20, will keynote the CAPDI General Asembly
On the scheduled ICAPP 7th General Assembly in Baku Azerbaijan in
November, 2012, may I request that it be held at anytime between
November 1-25, 2012, as I have speaking engagements in the U.S.
principally in Atlanta, Georgia, November 29 - December 1, 2012.
For Excellency, Asaf, please send us materials and photos of the
President, the Deputy Chairman, yourself and others including articles
on Azerbaijan, its economy, hydro carbons development, role in
Euro-Asia, and Nagorno Karabakh etc., to be published in the popular
BizNews Asia in time for the June 22 meeting in Baku, as suggested by
you . BizNews Asia publisher-editor, Tony Lopez, was with us in Dili.
Best regards to all.
JOSE DE VENECIA
May 8, 2012"