The Bangkok Declaration of 8 August 1967 that established ASEAN declared among others the following which remain relevant for ASEAN political and security cooperation: To accelerate economic growth, social progress and cultural development in the region through joint endeavours in the spirit of equality and partnership in order to strengthen the foundation for a prosperous [...]
ASEAN Red Ribbon for Outstanding Workplace (ARROW) Award Download the full publication here.
These Common Guidelines for the Substantive Examination of Industrial Designs in the ASEAN Member States (hereinafter called “the Common Guidelines”) have been prepared in the context of the EU-ASEAN Project on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (ECAP III). That project was approved by the European Union and ASEAN in 2009 to support the objectives [...]
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint 2025, adopted by the ASEAN Leaders at the 27 ASEAN Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, provides broad directions through strategic measures to guide the next phase of ASEAN economic integration from 2016 to 2025. Under the new Blueprint, a stronger AEC is envisaged by 2025 with the following characteristics: [...]
The ASEAN Community 2015 is a community anchored on three community pillars: Political-Security Community, Economic Community, and Socio-Cultural Community. Launched in 2015, it encapsulates ASEAN’s resilience and dynamism in a journey of nearly half a century, and how far and how well the ASEAN Member States have achieved in coming together as one community. The [...]
The ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) is one of the three pillars of ASEAN Community which envisions a community where people enjoy the benefits of being part of ASEAN. At the heart of ASCC is the commitment to lift the quality of life of its peoples through cooperative activities that are people-oriented, people-centred. The ASCC activities [...]