The national flags of various countries attending the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok on November 4, 2019. Photo: AFP The national flags of various countries attending the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok on November 4, 2019. Photo: AFP
The national flags of various countries attending the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok on November 4, 2019. Photo: AFP

Southeast Asia unsure of the value of Asean, poll by Singapore think tank shows

  • A survey by the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak institute shows 75 per cent of respondents do not feel tangible benefits from the regional bloc
  • Political instability and climate change issues were major concerns, along with fears of being caught up in the power struggle between the US and China

Topic |   Asean
The national flags of various countries attending the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok on November 4, 2019. Photo: AFP The national flags of various countries attending the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok on November 4, 2019. Photo: AFP
The national flags of various countries attending the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok on November 4, 2019. Photo: AFP
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