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ATIF kick-starts investment in ASEAN

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ATIF kick-starts investment in ASEAN

Around 100 governmental and private sector delegates from ASEAN members, China, Japan and the Republic of Korea, attended the 5th ASEAN Tourism Investment Forum (ATIF) which got underway at Lombok island, Indonesia on November 7.

ASEAN seeks to secure sustainable plastics industry

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ASEAN seeks to secure sustainable plastics industry

The actual situation and developmental trend of the plastics industry in each ASEAN member country and the whole group was discussed in depth in Ho Chi Minh City on October 23 in a bid to secure a sustainable growth for the industry in the future.

RoK eyes ASEAN as key export market

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RoK eyes ASEAN as key export market

The Republic of Korea (RoK) will further boost trade ties with member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in a bid to beef up exports amid the global economic downturn.

ASEAN highlights UN development cooperation

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ASEAN highlights UN development cooperation

ASEAN attaches great importance to development cooperation which constitutes as one of the main pillars of work of the UN today, the group’s representative said at a debate on Agenda item 25 on October 15 of the 67 th UN General Assembly.

Cambodia ratifies visa exemption agreement

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Cambodia ratifies visa exemption agreement

Cambodia has deposited the instrument of ratification to the ASEAN Framework Agreement on visa exemption for ASEAN nationals with Secretary General Surin Pitsuwan, according to the ASEAN Secretariat.

First Expanded ASEAN Maritime Forum opens

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First Expanded ASEAN Maritime Forum opens

The first Expanded ASEAN Maritime Forum (EAMF) opened on October 5 in Manila, the Philippines, with the first session focusing on strengthening regional maritime links, upgrading infrastructures and equipment and training for seamen.

ASEAN strengthens ties with UN, GCC

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ASEAN strengthens ties with UN, GCC

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) pledges to continue expanding cooperation with the United Nations (UN) and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in the fields of trade, investment, education and culture.

China, ASEAN boost multi-faceted cooperation

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China, ASEAN boost multi-faceted cooperation

China and ten ASEAN member countries launched a cooperation plan in science and technology on September 22 in Nanning, the capital of China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, on the sidelines of the ninth China-ASEAN Expo.

ASEAN, India cement cooperative ties

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ASEAN, India cement cooperative ties

An ASEAN Secretariat delegation has visited India to promote bilateral ties at the invitation of the Indian Ministry of External Affairs on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations.

China completes railway connecting with ASEAN

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China completes railway connecting with ASEAN

China has completed construction of a railway which links China’s Yunnan province to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries, the Chinese news agency Xinhua reported on August 14