มุ่งให้ความรู้เกี่ยวกับการเตรียมตัวเข้าสู่ประชาคมอาเซียนในปีพุทธศักราช 2558 (ASEAN Community 2015) โดยนำเสนอข้อมูลของประเทศสมาชิกอาเซียนทั้ง 10 ประเทศ เพื่อสร้างความตระหนักรู้ แก่นักเรียน นักศึกษา ครูและผู้สนใจทั่วไป รวมไปถึงการเรียนรู้ภาษาอังกฤษซึ่งพลเมืองของประชาคมอาเซียนจะใช้สื่อสารระหว่างกัน
This blog aims to promote understanding and awareness of ASEAN among Thai youths, teachers and any seekers of ASEAN knowledge.
Learning vocabulary is a very important part of learning a language . The more words you know, the more you will be able to understand what you hear and read. If you have a good vocabulary size, you will also be able to speak and write naturally and effectively. Let's expand your vocabulary with ASEAN CORNER for a better life tomorrow.
anthem - a song which has a special importance for a country เพลงชาติ capital - the most important town or city of a country
community - a body of nations or states unified by common interests ประชาคม
currency - a system of money in general use in a particular country สกุลเงิน
emblem - a design or picture that represents a country or an organization ดวงตรา flag - a piece of fabric with a special coloured design on it ธง government - the group of people with the authority to govern the country or state รัฐบาล motto - a short statement of beliefs or ideas คำขวัญ, คติพจน์, คติธรรม
secretary general - a title given to the principal administrator of some organizations เลขาธิการ
secretariat - a permanent administrative office or department สำนักเลขาธิการ
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาติบรูไน Brunei International Airport
Brunei International Airportis the primary airportin the nation of Brunei. The airport consists of an international terminal which can handle up to 2 million passengers, a cargo terminal with a capacity of 50,000 tonnes of cargo and a royal terminal where the His Majesty Sultan's Flight is based at.
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาติซูการ์โน ฮัตตา ประเทศอินโดนีเซีย Soekarno-Hatta International Airport
Soekarno–Hatta International Airportis the mainairportserving the greaterJakartaarea on the island ofJava, Indonesia. The airport is named after the first President of Indonesia,Soekarno, and the first vice-president,Mohammad Hatta.Located about 20 km west ofJakarta, inTangerang,Banten. In 2011, Soekarno-Hatta was ranked 15th amongst theworld's busiest airports by passenger traffic(5th busiest in Asia) and has surpassed Singapore Changi Airport.
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาติวัตไต กรุงเวียงจันทน์ ประเทศลาว Wattay International Airport
Wattay International Airportis one of the fewinternational airports in Laos. It is located 3 km outside its capital,Vientiane. The airport consists of an old and small domestic terminal and a new international terminal. There is a military (air force) installation at one end of the airport.
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาติกัวลาลัมเปอร์ ประเทศมาเลเซีย Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Kuala Lumpur International AirportorKLIAserves the capital city ofMalaysia,Kuala Lumpur, and is one of Southeast Asia's largest airports. It is also Malaysia's main international airport. It is situated in the Sepang district, in the south of the state of Selangor, about 50 kilometres from Kuala Lumpur.
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาตินินอย อาคีโน ประเทศฟิลิปปินส์ Ninoy Aquino International Airport
The Ninoy Aquino International Airport is the airport serving the general area ofManilaand its surroundingmetropolitan area. Located along the border betweenPasayandParañaque, about seven kilometers south of Manila proper, and southwest ofMakati. NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to thePhilippinesand is the hub for all Philippine airlines.The airport is named after the lateBenigno "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr., who wasassassinatedat the airport in 1983.
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาติสิงคโปร์ ชางงี Changi International Airpot
Singapore Changi Airport,Changi International Airport, or simplyChangi Airport, is the main airport in Singapore. A major aviation hub in Southeast Asia, it is about 17.2 kilometres north-east from the commercial centre inChangi, on a 13 square kilometres site.
SuvarnabhumiAirport also known as(New) Bangkok International Airport, is aninternational airportservingBangkok, Thailand. It was officially opened for limited domestic flight service on 15 September 2006, and opened for most domestic and all international commercial flights on 28 September 2006.The airport is currently the main hub forThai Airways International,Bangkok Airways,Orient Thai Airlines, andThai AirAsia. It also serves as regional gateway and connecting point for various foreign carriers.
The airport is located inRacha ThewainBang Phlidistrict,Samut Prakan Province, about 25 kilometres east of downtown Bangkok. The nameSuvarnabhumiwas chosen by KingBhumibol Adulyadejand refers tothe golden kingdomhypothesised to have been located somewhere in Southeast Asia.
ท่าอากาศยานนานาชาตินอยไบ (โหน่ยบ่าย) ประเทศเวียดนาม Noi Bai International Airpot
Noi Boi International AirportinHanoi, the capital ofVietnam, is the largest airport in the north of the country. It is 45 kilometres from the city centre. The travel time from the city centre is 30–45 minutes.
A 6.8 earthquake hit the central Philippines on Monday , killing at least one person and causing panic in cities where buildings shook, authorities said.
The quake hit 70 kilometres (44 miles) north of the city of Dumaguete on Negros Island at 11:49 am (0349 GMT) at a depth of 46 kilometres, the US Geological Survey said.
The quake hit at 11:49 a.m. local time off of the island of Negros, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Filipino officials issued a tsunami warning on Monday morning, but it has since been recalled.
The tremors triggered a mudslide near the city of Guihulngan, burying 30 houses and trapping 40 or more people under collapsed buildings.
Troops and rescue workers were dispatched with shovels and digging equipment. Ten died in Guihulngan, including student at an elementary school that collapsed and people inside a market. An additional 100 were injured.
The damage was most severe in Negros Oriental's mountain region, where another landslide buried an unknown number of people in La Libertad.
Laos' national carrier is based in Vientiane the capital of Lao PDR. Lao Airlines is operating domestic services and international services to Cambodia, China, Thailand and Vietnam. Its main base is Wattay International Airport, Vientiane.
Malaysia Airline is the flag carrier of Malaysia it serves over 100 destinations in Asia, Australia, USA and Europe. The airline has its main base at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL), near Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur.
Myanmar Airways is Myanmar's flag carrier. Myanma Airways and Region Air formed a joint venture Airline called Myanmar Airways International (MAI). Myanma Airways operates domestic flights only while Myanmar Airways International operates international flights toBangkok,Guangzhou(China),Kuala LumpurandSingapore. Main Hub is Yangon International Airport (RGN)
The flag carrier of Singapore serves over 90 destinations in 40 countries, its main hub is at Singapore's Changi Airport (SIN).The airline's website has information to routes, schedules, inflight dining and online reservations.
Thai Airways International is Thailand's national carrier and largest airline of Thailand. The airline's main hub is at Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), Bangkok Thai Airways has a fleet of 99 aircraft and operates flights to over 70 destinations world-wide.
Vietnam Airlines is the national flag carrier of Vietnam. It serves domestic destinations and destinations in Indochina, South East and North Asia, Australia, Europe and the United States. The company operates hubs at Noi Bai International Airport (HAN) near Hanoi and Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN), Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon).
Information compiled by Ekachai Phaichamnan Last updated: March 11th, 2012