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Laos celebrates ASEAN founding anniversary

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Laos celebrates ASEAN founding anniversary

The Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a hoisting ceremony of the ASEAN and Lao flags on Aug. 7 to mark the 45th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and 15 years since Laos became an official member of the regional grouping.

ASEAN, NZ upgrade joint management committee

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ASEAN, NZ upgrade joint management committee

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and New Zealand have decided to up the ASEAN-New Zealand Joint Management Committee (JMC) to a Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) and revise the Terms of Reference (TOR).

ASEAN, RoK beef up economic cooperation

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ASEAN, RoK beef up economic cooperation

The ASEAN-Korea Centre (CAK) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Busan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to enhance economic cooperation between ASEAN and the RoK and Busan city in particular.

ASEAN completes draft COC on East Sea

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ASEAN completes draft COC on East Sea

Senior officials of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on May 24 concluded drafting the key elements for the Code of Conduct (COC) in the East Sea , a Cambodian senior official said.

ASEANAPOL conference wraps up

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ASEANAPOL conference wraps up

The 32nd conference of ASEAN Police Chiefs (ASEANAPOL) held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar , ended on May 24 with a joint statement being released.

Myanmar hosts ASEANAPOL conference

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Myanmar hosts ASEANAPOL conference

The 32nd Conference of the ASEAN Chiefs of Police (ASEANAPOL) is underway in the Myanmar capital city of Nay Pyi Taw to discuss joint operations against regional crime, the country’s official media said on May 23.

ASEAN launches fund to upgrade infrastructure

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ASEAN launches fund to upgrade infrastructure

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) officially launched its largest financing initiative, the ASEAN Infrastructure Fund (AIF), on May 3 in the Filipino capital Manila , on the sidelines of the ASEAN Development Bank’s (ADB) 45 th Annual Meeting.

NLD party wins 43 seats in Myanmar’s by-elections

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NLD party wins 43 seats in Myanmar’s by-elections

The National League for Democracy (NLD) in Myanmar, led by Aung San Suu Kyi, won 43 of 45 parliamentary seats in Apr. 1 by-elections, according to the final official result announced by the Union Election Commission on Apr. 3.

ASEAN steps up defence cooperation

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ASEAN steps up defence cooperation

ASEAN senior defence officials are meeting in Phnom Penh to draft a declaration on increasing defence cooperation towards the realisation of the ASEAN Political Security Community by 2015.