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  • China-Asean Relations, April to September 2004:Important Documents
  • Tok Sow Keat (bio) and Yow Cheun Hoe (bio)

The following documents can be viewed on the ASEAN Secretariat Website.

23rd Apr.
"Co-Chairs' Statement of the 7th Health Ministers' Meeting and the 1st ASEAN+3 Health Ministers' Meeting" in Penang, Malaysia

14th May
"Joint Statement of the ASEAN Plus Three Labour Ministers' Meeting" in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

15th May
"Joint Ministerial Statement of the ASEAN Plus Three Finance Ministers' Meeting" in Jeju, Korea

9th June
"Joint Ministerial Statement ASEAN, China, Japan and Korea Energy Ministers' Meeting (Manila AMEM+3)" in Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines

21st June
"ASEAN China Foreign Ministers' Informal Meeting Joint Press Release" in Qingdao, China

23rd June
"Securing a Win-Win Partnership for ASEAN and China" — the keynote address at the ASEAN-China Forum 2004 in Singapore by Ong Keng Yong, Secretary General of ASEAN

30th June
"Joint Communiqué of the 37th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting" in Jakarta
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1st Jul.
"Chairman Press Statement of the 5th AMM+3" in Jakarta

2nd Jul.
"Chairman's Statement of the 11th Meeting of the ASEAN Regional Forum" in Jakarta

4th Sep.
"The Third ASEAN Economic Ministers and the Minister of Commerce of the People's Republic of China Consultation Joint Media Statement" in Jakarta

Tok Sow Keat

Tok Sow Keat ( is a research officer in the East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore. He has an MA from the International Relations Department of the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University. His research responsibilities at EAI are concerned mainly with Chinese foreign policy thinking, relations within the Greater China region and Sino-ASEAN relations.

Yow Cheun Hoe

Yow Cheun Hoe ( was a research officer at the East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore where he earned his PhD. He is now a Research Fellow at the Centre for Chinese Language and Culture, Nanyang Technological University. His main research interests are the Chinese diaspora, political parties in Southeast Asia and China-ASEAN relations.



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