Association of Southeast Asian Nations, ASEAN(noun)
an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
The ASEAN cable system was a submarine telecommunications cable system linking Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines. It was completed in September 1983, but has since been decommissioned.
The numerical value of asean in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of asean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The dispute in the South China Sea is between the Philippines and China, not ASEAN and China, so, this shouldn't drag ASEAN countries into the dispute, and it shouldn't drag Cambodia to get involved.
ASEAN states need to step up an admit that one of the member states, Myanmar, is one of the root causes of the crisis, failure to address the root causes will lead to a situation that no matter how much ASEAN makes donations, it will never be able to match up with the gravity of the problem.
If the ASEAN leaders feel that the United States is investing in ASEAN ... that would encourage even the weakest, the most susceptible ASEAN states to sign on with their brothers to make these statements, no one in Southeast Asia wants the Chinese to run roughshod over their smaller neighbors.
I am just saying this to dispel the reports that have been said that China came out victorious in the ASEAN meeting because we precisely agreed to not mentioning the arbitral award, but that (was) not the object of our meeting in ASEAN. The arbitral award is a matter between China and the Philippines.
It is particularly important that Laos finds itself playing a critical role within ASEAN, and ASEAN itself is critical to upholding the rules-based system in the Asia-Pacific and ensuring that every country, big and small, has a say in addressing the matters of shared concern, we want everybody to have a voice within the region without regards to size, power and clout.
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