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Q&A: How Southeast Asian economic zone could change region. BANGKOK (AP) — The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, which on Saturday marks 48 years since its establishment, aims to establish an economic community known as the AEC by the end of this year.
Proponents say the ultimate goal is to allow free trade, investment and movement of workers between the 10 nations that make up the grouping. But progress toward a borderless economy in a region that brings together democracies and dictatorships along with rich and poor nations is likely to be slow. View gallery In this Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, photo, a cargo ship is parked near Klong Toey Port in Bangkok, Thail … Is the AEC the new EU?
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