- Title: VIETNAM: Vietnam marks ASEAN's 45th anniversary.
- Date: 8th August 2012
- Summary: HANOI, VIETNAM (AUGUST 8, 2012) (REUTERS-ACCESS ALL) EXTERIOR OF MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS VIETNAMESE FLAG HONOUR GUARDS MILITARY BOOTS/RIFLES RAISING FLAG CEREMONY VARIOUS OF HONOUR GUARDS CARRYING ASEAN FLAG VIETNAMESE OFFICIALS WATCHING HONOUR GUARDS FASTENING ASEAN FLAG ON THE FLAGPOLE MILITARY BAND PLAYING VARIOUS OF ASEAN'S FLAG RAISING HONOUR GUARD SALUTING FLAG CEREMONY IN PROGRESS ASEAN FLAG HONOUR GUARD STANDING IN FRONT OF ASEAN FLAG VARIOUS OF VIETNAMESE OFFICIALS INCLUDING MINISTER PHAM BINH MINH AND THE AMBASSADORS OF OTHER ASEAN COUNTRIES LINKING HANDS FOR PHOTO
- Embargoed: 23rd August 2012 13:00
- Location: Vietnam
- Country: Vietnam
- Topics: International Relations,Politics
- Reuters ID: LVA4NAHGD4J2NHZLZ7E8S3XA0SY8
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- Story Text: Vietnam marks the 45th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) with a flag-raising ceremony.
Vietnam marked the the 45th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Wednesday (August 8) with a flag-raising ceremony in the capital Hanoi.
The members include, Vietnam, Cambodia, Singapore, Brunei, Laos, Thailand, Philippines, Myanmar, Indonesia and Malaysia.
ASEAN has a combined economy of $2 trillion with free movement of goods, services, investment and skilled labour among 600 million people.
Estimated net flows into offshore ASEAN funds stood at $1.4 billion in 2012 through June, according to data reported until July 10. By comparison, China and India offshore funds saw net outflows worth $1.6 billion and $185 million respectively.
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