BIMP-EAGA stands for “Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area” compiring of the following areas:
・Brunei – whole land
・Indonesia – The provinces of Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Maluku, and Papua
・Malaysia – The states of Sabah, Sarawak, and the Federal Territory of Labuan
・Philippines – The island of Mindanao and the province of Palawan
Map of BIMP-EAGA
Naming the BIMP-EAGA which lies close the equator as “Equator Asia,” Tourism & Exchange Division of the ASEAN-Japan Centre conducts promotional activities for the region as follows:
◆BIMP-EAGA activities scheduled for FY2010
1) Brunei’s Tourism Catchphrase Competition (application is closed)
View results of the Catchphrase Competition
2) BIMP-EAGA Workshop – Conducted from October 31 – November 6, 2010 in Tokyo and Karuizawa by inviting tourism stakeholders from BIMP-EAGA.
3) BIMP-EAGA Follow-up Seminar – Follow-up activitiy to the above Workshop. Scheduled to be organized in January and February 2011 in each BIMP-EAGA country.