In 2004, a quake off the north Indonesia island of Sumatra triggered a tsunami across the Indian Ocean that killed 226,000 people in 13 countries, including more than 120,000 in Indonesia.
A magnitude 6 quake off Java and Bali islands early on Thursday added to the crisis, killing three people, damaging buildings and sparking panic.
Aside from the Asean event, Bali is also due to host the International Monetary Fund and World Bank's respective annual meetings this week.
Bali is now hosting the 2018 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group.
"I am sure Central Sulawesi will rise again", he said in a statement. "At first I didn't want to go out but then I made a decision to leave", Katharina Sudiyono, an Indonesian attendee at the summit, told AFP. I immediately woke up and took my little kids out of the house.
There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries in Bali and the summit proceeded Thursday uninterrupted. "We are specifically concerned about women and children affected, and who so often suffer disproportionately during humanitarian emergencies".
The conference centre was created to withstand seismic events, and participants had been told to remain there in the event of a quake.
Office buildings along the shoreline took a violent beating from the tsunami.
Guests at a hotel in Nusa Dua, south of Bali's main global airport, fled outside after the strong tremor shook the building.
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The weather agency, AEMET, said more heavy rainfall is expected Wednesday in eastern and southern parts of the Iberian peninsula. Rescue workers and military units from the Spanish mainland were heading to the area which is popular with British holidaymakers.
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