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  1. Beijing seeks WTO redress over US levies

    Posted May 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jianguang said. He said Asian countries took a larger slice of world trade recently, with some labour-intensive manufacturing activities flowing into low-cost regions such as Cambodia, Laos ...

  2. Talking points

    Posted Jun 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Pakistan and Iran have indicated interest in joining. Laotian assembly to ratify leadership Laos's National Assembly convenes for the first time since an April 30 election and is set ...

  3. Imperfect human rights body still a step forward

    Posted Nov 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... in their own countries or the region. During that period, Asean grew into a 10-member body, with the inclusion of Myanmar and Laos in 1997 and Cambodia in 1999. Those new members, in particular ... another. There are those ruled by communist parties, such as Laos and Vietnam; military-ruled Myanmar; Brunei, an absolute monarchy; Muslim-majority states, such as Malaysia and Indonesia; ...

  4. Asean appears set on a slide to irrelevance

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... states- Vietnam and Laos- as well as democracies- Thailand and the Philippines. Then there are the oddities- a throwback military junta in Myanmar, and Cambodia, a former communist nominal ...

  5. Beijing plans Asean fund and credit facilities

    Posted Apr 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Growing trade Asean will soon replace Japan as China's third-biggest trade partner China's trade ...

  6. Beijing moves to deepen Asean trade ties

    Posted Oct 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar Gao Hucheng, a vice-minister of commerce, predicted that Asean would soon replace Japan as the mainland's ...

  7. Temple row highlights Asean's limitations

    Posted Jul 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Asean, that is no mean feat. What other regional body comprises Communist Party-ruled states (Vietnam and Laos), absolute and constitutional monarchies (Brunei and Thailand), and large ...

  8. Making tracks

    Posted Sep 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China's growing links with its Asean neighbours are paying big dividends, writes Chow Chung-yan The meandering and rugged border between Laos and China has been secluded and quiet ... connect Singapore to Hong Kong. Buried in thick jungle and dangerous mountain ranges, the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS)- comprising Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, northern Thailand ...

  9. Asean pact expected to spur regional growth

    Posted Aug 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be encouraged to invest in the countries as China seeks to deal with its swelling foreign exchange reserves,' Mr Tang said. 'It's expected to benefit nations such as Vietnam, Laos ...

  10. Human rights body backed but other decisions delayed

    Posted Jul 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of non-interference in members' internal affairs- a principle jealously guarded by the newest and most conservative members including Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. Other members fear that the military ...




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