-10 here refers to the expansion of the ASEAN
beyond its original founding member states in 1967 (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines) to encompass Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
As a matter of fact, Article 5 Paragraph 2 of the ASEAN
Charter states that "Member States shall take all necessary measures, including the enactment of appropriate domestic legislation, to effectively implement the provisions of this Charter and to comply with all obligations of membership".
The two-day summit under the theme "Our People, Our Community, Our Vision" is the culmination of Malaysia's year-long ASEAN
chairmanship which would be handed over to Laos.
Other key recommendations in the report include developing and strengthening ASEAN
Network of Election Monitoring Bodies (EMB), Asian engagement with other EMBs, IDEA could facilitate an Asia Regional experience sharing with other EMBs sometime in 2016, which could provide opportunity for the ASEAN
region to both share and learn from other Asian experiences on election observations, and resource persons encourage ASEAN
EMBs and host governments to be open to the possibility of having domestic and international election observation missions (EOMs) and not to view these missions as impinging on sovereignty and interfering in internal affairs of the state.
The new FTSE ASEAN
Index Series includes the FTSE ASEAN
All-Share Index as the broad headline benchmark representing 90-95% of the investable market capitalisation in the region.
In the ASEAN
MICE Venue Standard Award category, Indonesia was represented by Bali Nusa Dua Hotel, Raffles Jakarta, Four Season Hotel Jakarta, The Trans Resort Bali and Ayana Midplaza Jakarta.
It is lucky ASEAN
and Korea do not have any contentious issues such as historical baggage or territorial disputes," he said.
Just like how Go Negosyo acted as the secretariat of the Philippines' council, the Singapore Business Federation will be their council's secretariat and will organize seminars, conferences and trade shows for ASEAN
government leaders and businessmen.
countries are responding individually to this initiative rather than as a group.
AirAsia Loves ASEAN
was launched at event held at the Philippine Air Force Headquarters at Villamor Air Base in Metro Manila, the Philippines on Tuesday.
The authors argue that creating a single market is currently unrealistic, given the economic disparities among the ASEAN
members and their reluctance to relinquish some of their sovereignty necessary to administer and regulate a single market.
The leaders decided that ASEAN
member states and ASEAN
organs and bodies shall implement the ASEAN
2025: Forging Ahead Together in a timely and effective manner, in accordance with the purposes and principles of the ASEAN