ASEAN BAC - Myanmar Year 2014

In 2014, Myanmar takes reign for the first time as ASEAN Chair, leading ASEAN to the realization of regional integration with the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) to be implemented by 2015. The vision for the AEC sets to transform ASEAN into a region with free movement of goods, services, investment, skilled labour, and capital, for which Myanmar aims to link economic reform to societal progress.

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US PACOM Reaffirms Commitment to Deepen Cooperation with ASEAN

JAKARTA, 7 February 2014

The US yesterday reaffirmed its commitment to deepen its practical cooperation with ASEAN on areas of mutual interest including humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR).

Asean Economic Community still distant

The leaders of the 10 member states of the Association of SoutheastAsian Nations (Asean) pledged in 2007 to create an “Asean Economic ... 

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Asean economic integration as a game-changer

On Jan. 15, 2014, Ms. Teresita Sy-Coson of the SM group of companies was the keynote speaker in the induction ceremonies of the new trustees and officers of the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (Finex), led by my friend and fellow avid Blue Eagles fan, president-elect Edmundo Soriano.

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Myanmar to push for ASEAN economic community by 2015

BAGAN - Myanmar will push for the emergence of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) by the end of 2015, according to the director general for the ASEAN Affairs Department.

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Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP)  Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)  International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)  GIZ  kpmg logo  Syarikat Indah Sejahtera Development & Services Sdn Bhd