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India could disadvantage itself further vis-a-vis China by joining free trade pacts

Various estimates show that RCEP’s share in the world GDP may touch 50 per cent by 2050. The fear that India may be left out if it decides not to join the group is real. But given the economic clout of China and other economies, India may find it very difficult to grab a significant share of the this RCEP cake.

Three small blasts hit Bangkok as city hosts major security meeting

Bangkok is currently hosting a meeting of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and their counterparts from world powers including the United States, China and Russia.

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ASEAN leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift

Southeast Asian leaders have pressed their call for self-restraint in the disputed South China Sea after a new incident and renewed their alarm over the US-China trade war with one warning it may spiral out of control

US, India, Japan, Australia for ASEAN-led mechanism to promote rules-based order in Indo-Pacific

China has been trying to expand its military presence in the Indo-Pacific, which is a biogeographic region, comprising the Indian Ocean and the western and central Pacific Ocean, including the South China Sea.

India, ASEAN vow to step up ties in maritime sector, boost connectivity

The ASEAN-India SOM reviewed the strategic partnership and its future direction. It assessed the progress of cooperation under all three pillars -- political-security, economic and socio-cultural, the MEA said.

India, ASEAN vow to step up ties in maritime sector, boost connectivity

The ASEAN-India SOM reviewed the strategic partnership and its future direction. It assessed the progress of cooperation under all three pillars -- political-security, economic and socio-cultural, the MEA said.

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Rajnath urges ASEAN nations to back India’s terror fight

Speaking on the trade potential between India and the ASEAN nations, Singh said more than half of India’s foreign trade now goes to the East.

Quad talks Indo-Pacific; Vietnam envoy says against military tie-up

“The discussions focused on cooperation in areas such as connectivity, sustainable development, counter-terrorism, non-proliferation and maritime and cybersecurity...,” MEA said in its statement.

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Delhi needs to match its political commitment to integration of Bay of Bengal with concrete policy action

Donald Trump to skip ASEAN summit, will travel to France and Argentina in November

Donald Trump has asked Vice President Mike Pence to attend the ASEAN summit, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said.

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US hosts ASEAN nations for first time

The US and ASEAN nations can advance a shared vision of a regional order where disputes are resolved through peaceful means, President Barack Obama has said as he welcomed leaders from the region for talks expected to discuss Chinese assertiveness in the South China Sea. Hosting 19 leaders of the ASEAN countries for the summit, […]

Japan looks towards ASEAN and India for business expansion

Thailand/Singapore, Dec 04 (ANI): Tokyo-based leading manufacturing company of consumer electronics, Casio Computer established subsidiary in Thailand - the largest market in ASEAN. Casio has strengthened relationship with Thailand with the introduction of Casio Marketing Thailand. Casio Marketing Thailand was established in July last year, as the fourth subsidiary of Casio in the ASEAN region. The company first established ASEAN regional headquarter in Singapore in 2001 and expanded its sales offices to Indonesia in 2011 and Malaysia in 2014. Casio has been promoting its products and brands through its distributor networks in Thailand since the 1970s. Casio brand are most famous for its best selling G-SHOCK, with total sales of over 80 million units since its first sales in 1983. Casio introduced the new model of G-SHOCK MTG series, which added to Casio’s “Global Time Sync” collection, featuring world’s first “GPS Hybrid Wave Ceptor Technology” which utilizes radio wave time calibration and GPS signals for instant and precise timekeeping across the changing time zones. Casio is also a market pioneer for the next generation projector.

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