Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
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Subject (Course): The Association of South-East Asian Nations ASEAN. Syllabus:
- Introduction to the Association of
South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN).
- Objectives and principles of the ASEAN.
- The ASEAN member countries. Statistics.
- ASEAN Economic Community
- Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the ASEAN countries
- ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA)
- The ASEAN plus 3 cooperation
ASEAN's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
- Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT)
- Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS)
- Brunei Darussalam Indonesia Malaysia Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA)
- Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS)
- People's Republic of China-ASEAN
- ASEAN-Canada Economic Cooperation Agreement
- ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand (Free Trade Area)
- ASEAN-India Trade in Goods Agreement
- ASEAN-European Union Trade Initiatives
- ASEAN-South Korea Free Trade Area
- ASEAN-Russia Business Forum
- United States-ASEAN Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
- ASEAN-Pakistan Free Trade Area
- ASEAN-Japan Economic Partnership
- Mekong River Commission
Other institutions related to the ASEAN:
- Colombo Plan
- Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC)
The aims of the subject “The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN)” are the following:
- To understand the aims and functions of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
- To assess the benefits for ASEAN member countries as well as the areas of cooperation
- To understand the concept of “ASEAN Economic Community” (a single market and unified production base) and the implications for ASEAN
- To understand the benefits of the free trade area of the Association of South-East Asian Nations
- To analyse the process of economic and trade integration among
ASEAN member countries
- To know the Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT) and the Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy.
- To analyse the international relations of the ASEAN (Free Trade Agreements)
Sample of the subject - The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Subject Description (ASEAN-Association of South-East Asian Nations):
The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) was created in 1967 in Bangkok by the five original
ASEAN's member economies: Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand. Brunei Darussalam joined in 1984, Vietnam in 1995, Laos and Myanmar in 1997, and Cambodia in 1999.
The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) region has a population of 625 million
people, a total area of 4.5 million square kilometres, a combined gross domestic product of 1,100 billion dollars and a total trade of 1,400 billion dollars.
The Association of South-East Asian Nations economic cooperation covers
- Foreign Trade
- Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
- The industry sector
- Trade in services
- International finance
- Agriculture and forestry
- International transport
- Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
- Small and medium enterprises (SME)
The ASEAN Plus 3 Cooperation began in 1997 with the meeting of an
unofficial Summit among the Leaders of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and their counterparts from East Asia: China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea.
ASEAN Religions: Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, and Hinduism
- The total Muslim people in ASEAN: 241,224 million
- The total Buddhist people in ASEAN: