• The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, was established on 8 August 1967 in Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Currently there are 10 permanent members of this association. Its headquarter is in Jakarta (Indonesia).
  • The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, was established on 8 August 1967 in Bangkok, Thailand. There are 10 permanent members of this association.
  • The basic objective behind the establishment of this organisation is to promote economic co-operation in South-East Asia and ensure the economic stability in this region.
  • Its headquarters is in Jakarta (Indonesia).
  • India could not become the member of this association due to her geographical location. India is a part of South-Asia while the ASEAN is an organisation of South-East Asian Nations.
  • On July 23, 1996; ASEAN gave advisory status to India.

2019 estimates (Know the Countries of ASEAN)

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