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Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)

  • Barry Turner
Chapter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

ASEAN is a regional intergovernmental organization formed by the governments of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand through the Bangkok Declaration which was signed by their foreign ministers on 8 Aug. 1967. Brunei joined in 1984, Vietnam in 1995, Laos and Myanmar in 1997 and Cambodia in 1999. Papua New Guinea also has observer status.

Keywords

Foreign Minister Consultative Committee Fiji Island Summit Meeting ASEAN Regional Forum 
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Further Reading

  1. Broinowski, A., Understanding ASEAN. London, 1982.—(ed.) ASEAN into the 1990s. London, 1990 Van Hoa, Tran, (ed.) Economic Developments and Prospects in the ASEAN.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. London, 1997 Wawn, B., The Economics of the ASEAN Countries. London, 1982CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2007

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