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see Association of Southeast Asian NationsAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations
(ASEAN), organization established by the Bangkok Declaration (1967), linking the nations of Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand.
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Moreover, though clearly not suggested to become members of ASEAN, given the indivisibility of peace and prosperity, the increasing connectivity of issues beyond Southeast Asia, it is important that ASEAN deepen cooperation with at least two neighbouring states, namely Papua New Guinea and Bangladesh, and indeed with countries in the Indian Ocean and Pacific Oceans more generally.
Since adopting the ASEAN Charter in 2007, two substantive components remains non-operational: the legal personality of ASEAN in Article 3; and the Dispute Settlement Mechanisms (DSMs) in Article 23 (good offices, conciliation, and mediation) and in Article 25 (arbitration).
China's "Belt and Road" initiative and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank will complement the ASEAN Community Vision 2025 as they could help create greater connectivity in the region, while "assisting developing countries in much-needed infrastructure development," Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman told Xinhua ahead of the 27th ASEAN Leaders' Summit.
Nur Hassan Wirajuda meanwhile expressed hope that the charting of the new ASEAN roadmap to integration by 2025 would provide an opportunity to add elements of enhancing ASEAN democratic processes including capacity-building for the conduct of national elections.
Charamporn Jotikasthira, President of the Stock Exchange of Thailand, said, "ASEAN, one of the fastest growth regions of the world, is an exciting capital market and increasingly now as investors will have a one-point access to an aggregated and comprehensive ASEAN content.
Alfred Kristoffer Guiang, Principal Assistant at the Office of ASEAN Affairs, Department of Foreign Affairs discussed general information on ASEAN, its role in regional integration, and recent initiatives to achieve the ASEAN community vision of a people-oriented, people-centered, inclusive, and rules-based region.
Additionally, Indonesian tourism also received 15 other awards at the ASEAN Tourism Awards.
To maintain unity is crucial to ASEAN, and Korea needs ASEAN in order to punch above its weight.
During the ASEAN Outlook Conference organized by the Singapore Business Federation and ASEAN BAC Singapore, together with co-council members Arin Jira (ASEAN BAC Thailand), Oudet Souvannavong (ASEAN BAC Lao PDR), and Nick Nash (SEA Limited), Robert and I shared our insights on trends and opportunities in the ASEAN market.
Mahbubani is emphatic that America should also refrain from using ASEAN as a "weapon" against China and, in particular, embarrass China regarding the South China Sea dispute (pp.
To encourage better reporting on ASEAN, AirAsia will host the ASEAN Journalists Camp, a workshop for journalists that will build a greater understanding of ASEAN's brand of regionalism, how the organization works, social, development and integration issues as well as sustainable, community-based tourism.
Pakistan side also briefed ASEAN delegates on economic progress achieved under the current government as well as successful operations carried out against militants to root out terrorism from Pakistan.