Wednesday, 26 August 2015
ASEAN Economic Integration 2015—Opportunities, Interoperability and Synergies in IP. ASEAN, the Association of Southeast Nations, is a political and economic organization consisting of 10 member states—Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Myanmar. The economic clout of ASEAN surprised this Kat. Its total population is 625 million residents and its GDP is estimated at $2.6 trillion dollars, which in the aggregate makes it the 7th largest economy in the world. Because of this 2015 ASEAN Economic Integration, special attention was given to developments in the region.