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Improving Cooperation on Trade and Investment with ASEAN New Member Countries, Seminar on 21 February 2001 at Royal River Hotel, Bangkok Seminar on Improving Cooperation on Trade and Investment with ASEAN New Member Countries (2001 : Bangkok) Describes background and objectives of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), covering ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA), e-ASEAN agreement, ASEAN Investment Area (AIA), ASEAN Industrial Cooperation Scheme (AICO), ASEAN framework agreement of the facilitation of goods in transit, ASEAN economic cooperation (AEC), and the protocol regarding the implementation of the CEPT scheme temporary exclusion list. Mentions the joint statement on Ea ...Continue Reading Thai 84435
Economic and Environmental Impacts of Trade Liberalization: The Case of Indonesia Gumilang, Howard Putra Deals with the growing interest in environmental impacts of trade liberalization, caused by a rising environmental awareness among the general public. Studies the case of Indonesia and its participation in free trade agreements with Japan (IJEPA) and ASEAN (AFTA). Assesses the economic and environmental impacts of growth and trade liberalization, using a static global CGE model known as Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP). Indicates, by compa ...Continue Reading English 84407
Indonesia Wit Banditkul Provides information on Indonesia in terms of history and legends, government and politics, economy, geography and natural resources, cities and places, people, costume, food, culture, and festivals. Gives an overview of the ASEAN Community, mentioning the Bangkok Declaration in 1968, and a brief chronology of ASEAN from 1967 to 2015. Summarizes ASEAN's path to success with three pillars i.e. ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC), ASEAN Eco ...Continue Reading Thai 84359
Malaysia Wit Banditkul Provides information on Malaysia in terms of history and legends, government and politics, economy, geography and natural resources, cities and places, people, costume, food, culture, and festivals. Gives and overview of the ASEAN Community, mentioning the Bangkok Declaration in 1967, and a brief chronology of ASEAN from 1967 to 2015. Summarizes ASEAN's path to success with three pillars i.e. ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC), ASEAN Eco ...Continue Reading Thai 84358
Malaysia Wit Banditkul Provides information on Malaysia in terms of history and legends, government and politics, economy, geography and natural resources, cities and places, people, costume, food, culture, and festivals. Gives and overview of the ASEAN Community, mentioning the Bangkok Declaration in 1967, and a brief chronology of ASEAN from 1967 to 2015. Summarizes ASEAN's path to success with three pillars i.e. ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC), ASEAN Eco ...Continue Reading Thai 84358
Thailand Wit Banditkul Provides information of Thailand in terms of history and legends, government and politics, geography and natural resources, cities, important places and tourist attractions in each region. Describes Thai people, including ethnic groups in Thailand, Thai costume, Thai food and consumption, festivals, and traditional culture. Gives an overview of the ASEAN Community, mentioning the Bangkok Declaration in 1967, and a brief chronology of ASEAN from ...Continue Reading Thai 84357
Thailand Wit Banditkul Provides information of Thailand in terms of history and legends, government and politics, geography and natural resources, cities, important places and tourist attractions in each region. Describes Thai people, including ethnic groups in Thailand, Thai costume, Thai food and consumption, festivals, and traditional culture. Gives an overview of the ASEAN Community, mentioning the Bangkok Declaration in 1967, and a brief chronology of ASEAN from ...Continue Reading Thai 84357
ASEAN Community Progress Monitoring System: Pan-ASEAN Indicators, Measuring Progress towards the ASEAN Economic Community and the ASEAN Socio-cultural Community, Final Report Volume 1. 2007 Highlights and summarizes the progress towards two pillars of the ASEAN Community namely the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) based on a limited set of pan-ASEAN indicators for 2003 and 2005. Discusses steps that have been taken to measure progress towards the third pillar, namely the ASEAN Political and Security Community (APSC). Deals with AEC in terms of single market and production base, competiti ...Continue Reading English 84219
Handbook of India's International Relations Deals with India's own description of its foreign policy as operated in concentric circles. Reflects the concentric circles concept in five sections which extend from India itself to its immediate neighbourhood. Studies India's aspiration of a rising power, looking at its strategic culture, power attributes, geopolitics, geoeconomics, and energy. Examines India's relations with Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Afghanistan. Presents the se ...Continue Reading English 84092
Outcomes of Joint APEC-ASEAN Workshop on Green Buildings and Green Growth: Approaches to Encouraging a Positive Green Building Climate, 12-13 September 2011 Joint APEC-ASEAN Workshop on Green Buildings and Green Growth (2011 : Singapore) Summarizes the outcomes of the joint APEC-ASEAN workshop on green buildings and green growth, discussing issues relating to the need for a common understanding of terms and definition in support of green building characteristics. Deals with the key themes of the workshop discussions, indicating that efforts to improve the sustainability of the buildings are important to the shared goal of addressing the threat of climate change. Mentions divers ...Continue Reading English 83669
The Contribution of ADB to the ASEAN Economic Community Blueprint Frielink, Barend Assesses the scope of actual support that Asian Development Bank (ADB) provides through ongoing projects in relevance to the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint. Deals with the areas of law, economic management, public policy, transport, energy, finance, agriculture and natural resources. Indicates that ADB contributed most to free flow of goods and investment, infrastructure development, and agriculture and natural resources. Includes ta ...Continue Reading English 83498
Fourth ASEAN State of the Environment Report 2009 Presents socio-economic conditions and status and trends in various environmental sectors, highlighting what ASEAN is doing to promote environmental sustainability. Describes the physical geography of the region and its features, mentioning the population and demographic trends. Documents the social trends with emphasis on health, education, and poverty. Examines recent pattern of economic growth in ASEAN, employment and income and discusses i ...Continue Reading English 83475
The Shortcomings of the ASEAN's Legal Mechanism to Address Transboundary Haze Pollution and Proposals for Improvement Razali, Rodziana Mohamed Examines the weaknesses and limitations in the ASEAN's legal mechanism to prevent and mitigate the frequent occurrence of forest fires and transboundary air pollution in this region. Gives an overview and assessment of ASEAN's responses to haze. Describes the ASEAN cooperation plan on transboundary air pollution, regional haze action plan, and ASEAN agreement on transboundary haze pollution. Provides recommendations and adjustments that ASEAN ...Continue Reading English 83310
Towards the Sustainable Decommissioning of Offshore Installations: A Regulatory Challenge for ASEAN States Alonzo Ibanez, Mayla Fermina Considers how principles of sustainable development should frame and guide the decommissioning process. Focuses on the principles of sustainable use of natural resources, precautionary approach, and pollute's pay principle. Looks at sustainability and international conventions that provide the legal framework for coastal states seeking to regulate decommissioning of offshore installations within their jurisdictions. Describes the ASEAN member ...Continue Reading English 83255
Joint Communique of the 44th ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting, Bali, Indonesia, 19 July 2011 ASEAN Secretariat, World Bank and GDLN Asia Pacific Videoconference on (2011 : Jakarta, Indonesia) Presents 120 paragraphs of the joint communique of the 44th ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting (AMM). Considers ASEAN community building in terms of roadmap for an ASEAN Community. Deals with the progress in the implementation of the ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC) Blueprint. Mentions Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia (TAC), the conflict resolution and peacekeeping cooperation, good governance, ASEAN Intergovernmental Co ...Continue Reading English 82758
ASEAN and New Challenging Problems Compiles six articles from regional and national perspectives, providing a better understanding of key challenges to ASEAN and its member countries in the new era of dynamic international competitiveness, human resource development, and regional integration efforts. Studies ASEAN cooperation in human resource development and the position of Thailand, representing collaborative contribution of government officials at the Ministry of Labour. Prov ...Continue Reading Thai 82609
Statements by the Asean Heads of Government at Asean Economic Minister Meetings 1975-1985 Covers the compilation of the Opening Statements of the Heads of Governments at ASEAN Economic Ministers Meetings, from 1975-1985, citing Soeharto, Hussein Onn, Le Kuan Yew, Marcos, Prem, and Mahathir. Discusses on the reports of the Economic Committees and provides guidelines to enhance ASEAN cooperation in the economic field. Southeast Asia Economic & planning problems/crises. English 82571
ASEAN: An Adjustment for New Challenges Studies ASEAN under the process of globalization, considering the impacts of globalization and the stream of anti-terrorism. Analyzes development of ASEAN cooperation on politics and security during the Cold War, Post-Cold War, and globalization periods. Studies the 1997 economic crisis with the case of Indonesia, looking at Malaysia under globalization. Considers the economic crises, the country's responses and challenges with the case studie ...Continue Reading Thai 82551
Statements by the Asean Heads of Government at Asean Ministerial Meetings 1968-1985 Compiles opening statements of heads of government at the Second to Eighteenth ASEAN Ministerial Meetings for the period 1968 to 1985. Cites the statements by Soeharto of Indonesia Abdul Rahmen Putra, Abdul Razak bin Hussein, Dato Hussein Onn, and Dr.Mahathir Mohammad of Malaysia Ferdinancd E.Marcos of Philippines Lee Kuan Yew of Singapore Thanom Kittikachorn, Kriangsak Chomanan, and Prem Tinsulanonda of Thailand. Reflects the views of each ...Continue Reading English 82550
ASEAN and East Asian Regionalism: A Cambodia Perspective Chap Sotharith Studies how ASEAN and a larger regional setting, probably the East Asian Community and East Asian Summit can work together. Discusses ASEAN and East Asian regionalism, analyzing how to reconcile ASEAN with East Asian Community: whether ASEAN+6 or ASEAN+3. Considers the roles of the United States, Russia, and Taiwan in East Asian regionalism. Looks at constraints in realizing East Asian regionalism, covering Cambodian perspectives in East Asian ...Continue Reading English 82509
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