BANGKOK The Association of Southeast Asian Nations marks its 50th anniversary on Aug. 8. Over the decades, its purpose has shifted from fighting communism to fostering economic cooperation. ASEAN's rules and infrastructure facilitate trade and help companies widen their value chains. We look at the latest developments in "ASEAN-style management" to understand the dynamism of the region and its challenges.
At 50, ASEAN is reaping the rewards of economic integration
Falling trade barriers are boosting growth and changing how the bloc does business