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Who We Are is an Internet-only publication that reports on and examines political, economic, social and educational issues in the 10 ASEAN countries and beyond.

Our team of experienced journalists and guest writers provides a broad range of information and insights into new developments – both within the region and the world – with the aim to promote a better understanding and cooperation among the more than 600 million people in ASEAN, as well as the international community. serves as the voice of the ASEAN people, policy-makers, academics as well as educators and journalists. It is also the place where entrepreneurs and business owners can find useful information, insights and inspiration for growing their businesses.

insideasean.comwas founded in March 2013 by Mr Songpol Kaopatumtip, a Thai journalist and writer based in Bangkok. A Nieman Fellow at Harvard University in 1986-87, Mr Songpol worked for the Bangkok World (now-defunct) and the Bangkok Post from June 1976 to June 2012.

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