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Malaysia has what it takes to lead Asean - The Star Online

Malaysia has what it takes to lead Asean - The Star Online | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Malaysia ChronicleMalaysia has what it takes to lead AseanThe Star OnlineDr Termsak Chalermpalanupap, a research fellow on political and security affairs at the Asean Studies Centre in the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, said Malaysia...
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Awareness of Gender Equality in Preparation for the ASEAN Community - Pattaya Mail

Awareness of Gender Equality in Preparation for the ASEAN Community - Pattaya Mail | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Awareness of Gender Equality in Preparation for the ASEAN CommunityPattaya MailShe said that the 21st ASEAN Summit in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on November 19 agreed to adopt the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration.
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Investvine » If it's not ASEAN, what is it going to be?

Investvine » If it's not ASEAN, what is it going to be? | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
It's time for the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) to look East. Watching the economic tragedy in the EU (European Union) and the US won't get the Gulf region far, albeit a few bargains might turn up for impulsive investors.
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US commits to ASEAN integration | East Asia Forum

US commits to ASEAN integration | East Asia Forum | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Author: Andrew Elek, ANU At the 2012 United States–ASEAN Leaders Meeting in Cambodia, President Barack Obama and leaders from the 10 members of ASEAN.
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ASEAN Human Rights Declaration: A Pragmatic Compromise – Analysis - Eurasia Review

ASEAN Human Rights Declaration: A Pragmatic Compromise – Analysis - Eurasia Review | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
ASEAN Human Rights Declaration: A Pragmatic Compromise – AnalysisEurasia ReviewThe ASEAN Human Rights Declaration is a historic document that sets out a common framework for protection of human rights in the region.
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Expanding the idea of Asia - Daily Mail

Expanding the idea of Asia - Daily Mail | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Daily MailExpanding the idea of AsiaDaily MailASEAN has taken a leadership role in the emergence of the East Asia Summit (EAS).
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NZ hedges bets on TPP, joins ASEAN-plus trade negotiations ...

New Zealand is hedging its bets on the pace and success of Asia-Pacific free trade agreement negotiations, throwing in its lot with the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, as well as the Trans-Pacific ...
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China Might be Moving Closer to ASEAN on South China Sea - Voice of America

China Might be Moving Closer to ASEAN on South China Sea - Voice of America | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Voice of AmericaChina Might be Moving Closer to ASEAN on South China SeaVoice of America"China will continue to come back [with] sincere dialogue with ASEAN countries and to fully implement in an effective way the DOC so that all parties can...
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Intimacy with ASEAN not a choice but a necessity - The Australian

Intimacy with ASEAN not a choice but a necessity - The Australian | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Intimacy with ASEAN not a choice but a necessityThe AustralianIt is through ASEAN that Australia can secure its place in Asia, in the Asian Century.
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Asean reaches many milestones - New Straits Times

Asean reaches many milestones - New Straits Times | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
New Straits TimesAsean reaches many milestonesNew Straits TimesU.S. President Barack Obama (5th L) participates in a family photo of ASEAN leaders during the ASEAN Summit at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh, November 19, 2012.
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The end of the "ASEAN way" - Aljazeera.com (blog)

The end of the "ASEAN way" - Aljazeera.com (blog) | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Aljazeera.com (blog)The end of the "ASEAN way"Aljazeera.com (blog)The one pronouncement from ASEAN with any kind of general recall was its members' agreement of “non-interference” in each other's affairs – which meant that for the most part, there...
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Asean declaration allows Cambodia to flout human rights, warn campaigners

Asean declaration allows Cambodia to flout human rights, warn campaigners | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Critics fear the new south-east Asian declaration of human rights sanctions the Cambodian government's maltreatment of dissenters and undermines international standards (RT @GdnDevelopment: Critics fear new Asean declaration sanctions Cambodian government's...
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Best in Asean, second best in Asia - Inquirer.net

Best in Asean, second best in Asia - Inquirer.net | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Best in Asean, second best in AsiaInquirer.netThis year, our economy grew 6.3 percent in the first quarter, 6 percent in the second, and a fantastic 7.1 percent in the third, for an overall 6.5 percent growth for the first nine months of the year,...
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ASEAN Declaration on Human Rights « Myanmar Ethnic Rohingyas ...

ASEAN Declaration on Human Rights « Myanmar Ethnic Rohingyas ... | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
ASEAN Declaration on Human Rights Press Statement Victoria Nuland Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 20, 2012 Share on facebookShare on google_plusone The Universal ...
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BERNAMA - Asean-India Trade Can Be Further Enhanced

BERNAMA - Asean-India Trade Can Be Further Enhanced | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Asean-India Trade Can Be Further Enhanced - Bernama http://t.co/z0VmGGq8...
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Outgoing ASEAN secretary general proud of Burma reform - Radio Australia

Outgoing ASEAN secretary general proud of Burma reform - Radio Australia | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Radio AustraliaOutgoing ASEAN secretary general proud of Burma reformRadio AustraliaDr Pitsuwan says ASEAN's role after Cyclone Nargis in 2008, in which at least 138,000 people died, was instrumental in bringing the formerly reclusive Burma into...
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By the Numbers: ASEAN Trade Is Booming –

The data driving Asia. The WTO recently released its 2012 International Trade Statistics covering global trade for 2011.These numbers confirm what we've already been thinking: ASEAN is booming. Not only is ASEAN back to ...
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Laos prepares ASEAN tourism forum : Lao Voices

Laos prepares ASEAN tourism forum : Lao Voices | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Laos is making preliminary preparations for the ASEAN-Tourism Forum scheduled from January 17 to 24 in 2013, according to the Lao Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism.
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Brunei gets ASEAN chair - The Nation

Brunei gets ASEAN chair - The Nation | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Brunei gets ASEAN chair. Phnom Penh -- Brunei took over the ASEAN chairmanship for 2013 from Cambodia today backed with full support from its counterparts. The symbolic...
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Indecision and Infighting: That's the Asean Way - NYTimes.com

Indecision and Infighting: That's the Asean Way - NYTimes.com | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
After 10 years of talks and another missed deadline, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations has still not drafted a binding code of conduct for the South China Sea. At its summit meeting this week, the 10-nation group also ...
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The 'Asean route' - Inquirer.net

The 'Asean route' - Inquirer.net | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
The 'Asean route'Inquirer.netOnce again, Cambodia has tried to pull a fast one on the Philippines and other Asean countries involved in territorial disputes with China.
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Central cools on China, shifts planning to Asean - The Nation

Central cools on China, shifts planning to Asean - The Nation | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
Central cools on China, shifts planning to Asean. Central Pattana (CPN) yesterday announced it would shift its investment focus from China to Asean, starting with a new joint venture to develop a...
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Asean Plus 3 endorse pacts boosting 15 years of cooperation ...

Asean Plus 3 endorse pacts boosting 15 years of cooperation ... | lifeinASEAN | Scoop.it
The ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Leaders Summit held November 19 adopted two documents that enhance cooperation between the Asean and the Plus Three countries.
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SBC: Asia - ASEAN Plus 6 FTA Partners Launch Trade Talks

SBC: Asia - ASEAN Plus 6 FTA Partners Launch Trade Talks http://t.co/GPsINxJk...
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