ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIA (ASA). THE FEDERATION OF MALAYA, THAILAND AND PHILIPPINES CELEBRATING THE 2ND ANNIVERSARY, KUALA LUMPUR - 31.7.1963
DocumentDescription: The Federation of Malaya joined Thailand and the Philippines in celebrating the second anniversary of the Association in celebrating the second anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asia (ASA) today (July 31,1963). Among other things, the flags of the three member States of Association of Southeast Asia (ASA) were flown together in all three countries to commemorate the signing of the Bangkok Declaration two years ago. This picture shows the flags of the Federation of Malaya, Thailand and the Philippines flying together at the new headquarters of the Department of Information at Jalan Mountbatten in Kuala Lumpur. Seen in the picture are the Director of Information Services ( Encik Mohamed Sopiee ) and Mr. Enrique P. Romualdez ( right ), News Editors of the Manila Times, who was calling on him prior to returning to Manila after a brief visit to the Malaysian territories.