The organization was founded back in 1967 to improve cooperation across the region. in which both the United States and China are competing for influence.
ASEAN members are Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand, Brunei, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam; their leaders meet for summits twice a year. This is a collection of DW's latest content related to the ASEAN.
It's the biggest World Economic Forum in the ASEAN region to date. Ten countries that are part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations are currently meeting in Vietnam's capital, Hanoi, to discuss economic challenges, inequality and digitalization.