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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New Delhi [India], Jan 26 ( ANI ): India and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Thursday agreed to further strengthen the economic relations amongst themselves.
In 2017, Canada will co-chair and host the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Regional Forum (ARF) Defence Officials Dialogue and ARF Inter-sessional Support Group Meeting on Confidence Building Measures and Preventive Diplomacy.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations consists of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand as well as Vietnam.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) comprises ten countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam.
President Benigno Aquino will push the issue during the leaders' summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) in Bali, Indonesia, starting on Thursday.
The ministers said the developing economies of the 10-state Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) grew at a collective 7.
ASEM, which includes the 27 EU member states and the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), began Monday in Brussels.
These are to be sold in markets of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
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.
Power demand in Southeast Asia is likely to increase rapidly as its economies expand, and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and the Asian Development Bank are promoting more efficient regional grid systems to help international electricity transmission.
30 March 2010 - French Societe Generale (EPA:GLE) has appointed Benedikt Maissen as managing head of its private banking business in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, Reuters said today.

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