asean Chung Hwa Middle School Lai Boon Keat Michelle Chin Pei Ying
Introduction of ASEAN The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, commonly abbreviated ASEAN in English, is the official language. It is a geo-political and economic organization of 10 countries located in Southeast Asia, which was formed on 8 August 1967 by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. Since then, membership has expanded to include Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam. Its aims include the acceleration of economic growth, social progress, cultural development among its members, the protection of the peace and stability of the region, and to provide opportunities for member countries to discuss differences peacefully.
The motto of ASEAN is: "One Vision, One Identity, One Community" "10 Contries, 1 Identity"
Head of State : His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah Capital : Bandar Seri Begawan Land area : 5,765 sq. km Population : 370.1 thousand (2005) Language(s) : Malay, Eng
Head of State : His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni Head of Government : Prime Minister Hun Sen Capital : Phnom Penh Land area : 181,035 sq. km Population : 13,661.4 thousand Language : Khmer Currency : Riel
Head of State:DYMM Al Wathiqu Billah Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Ibni Almarhum Al-Sultan Mahmud Al-Muktafi Billah Shah Head of Government : Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi Capital:Kuala Lumpur Land area : 330,257 sq. km Population : 26,127.7 thousand Language(s) : Melayu, English, Chinese, Tamil Currency : Malaysian Ringgit
Head of State : President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono Capital : Jakarta Land area : 1,890,754 sq. km Population : 219,205.0 thousand Language : Bahasa Indonesia Currency : Rupiah
Head of State : His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej Head of Government : Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva Capital : Bangkok Land area : 513,254 sq. km Population : 64,763.0 thousands Language : Thai Currency : Baht
Head of State : President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Capital : Manila Land area : 300,000 sq. km Population : 85,236.9 thousands Language(s) : Filipino, English, Spanish Currency : Peso
Head of State : Senior General Than Shwe Head of Government : Prime Minister General Thein Sein Capital : Nay Pyi Taw Land area : 676,577 sq. km Population : 56,002.6 thousands (2005) Language : Myanmar Currency : Myanmar Kyat
Head of State : President Choummaly Sayasone Head of Government : Prime Minister Bouasone Bouphavanh Capital : Vientiane Land area : 236,800 sq. km Population : 5,938.8 thousand Language : Lao Currency : Kip
Head of State : President S R Nathan Head of Government : Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Capital : Singapore Land area : 697 sq.km Population : 4.198 million (2004) Language(s) : English, Malay, Mandarin, Tamil Currency : Singapore Dollar (S$)
Head of State : President Nguyen Minh Triet Head of Government : Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung Capital : Ha Noi Land area : 330,363 sq. km Population : 83,119.9 thousands Language : Vietnamese Currency : Dong
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