Association of Southeast Asian Nations


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Noun1.Association of Southeast Asian Nations - an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
association - a formal organization of people or groups of people; "he joined the Modern Language Association"
Burma, Myanmar, Union of Burma - a mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal; "much opium is grown in Myanmar"
Cambodia, Kampuchea, Kingdom of Cambodia - a nation in southeastern Asia; was part of Indochina under French rule until 1946
Brunei, Negara Brunei Darussalam - a sultanate in northwestern Borneo; became independent of Great Britain in 1984
Dutch East Indies, Indonesia, Republic of Indonesia - a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1945; the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions
Lao People's Democratic Republic, Laos - a mountainous landlocked communist state in southeastern Asia; achieved independence from France in 1949
Malaya, Malaysia - a constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1957
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
Republic of Singapore, Singapore - a country in southeastern Asia on the island of Singapore; achieved independence from Malaysia in 1965
Kingdom of Thailand, Siam, Thailand - a country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula; "Thailand is the official name of the former Siam"
Annam, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, Vietnam - a communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945
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The Association of Southeast Asian Nations consists of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand as well as Vietnam.
These are to be sold in markets of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Major events include Forest Days in the Czech Republic, a forestry fair in El Salvador, the second Ministerial Meeting on Forests of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and China, and the 12th meeting of the European association of state forest organizations.
HANOI, Jul 23, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkey's minister of foreign affairs signed Friday a "Friendship and Cooperation Agreement" with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Vietnam, taking an important step towards establishing institutional cooperation with Southeast Asia's leading association.
The implementation of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) free trade agreement (AFTA) and recent political turmoil in Thailand have opened up an opportunity for Indonesia to become the regional production hub for automobiles and auto components.
on November 4, 2002 signed the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
At a meeting with visiting Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Nam Hong, Kawaguchi said Japan considers the cooperation important because it will contribute to the development of Cambodia, which became a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 1999, together with Brunei, Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar.
For decades the number of flights to India has been restricted, mainly to protect the country's state-run airlines, however airlines from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will be allowed to fly daily to New Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta and Madras and 18 other tourist destinations in India.
The US-ASEAN Business Council is the premier American business group focused on the ten countries of ASEAN--the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
Koizumi also called for closer security relations between Tokyo and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) during the tour, which took him to the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore.
Sorry I couldn't make it, but with new technology they're able to clone me,'' Albright, wearing a cowboy hat, said on a videotape shown on a giant screen before her counterparts at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations conference, a U.
Nevertheless, the industry sees the need for a stronger structure that will enhance its competitiveness within the upcoming Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) free-trade agreement.
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