The ASEAN Services Employees Trade Union Council (ASETUC) was founded on 27 March 2007 in Kuala Lumpur. ASETUC is a network of trade unions in the ASEAN region to formulate and implement a consolidated trade union response to the fast moving economic and social development in ASEAN. It was created by the joint efforts of the three Global Union Federations (GUFs) namely UNI Global Asia Pacific Regional Office(UNI Apro), Building and Wood Workers International Asia Pacific (BWI AP) and Public Services International Asia Pacific (PSI AP).