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China-ASEAN Expo kicks off in southwest China (2)

(Xinhua)

13:05, October 21, 2011

The six-day, Eighth China-ASEAN Expo is opened at the Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center in Nanning, capital of southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Oct. 21, 2011. (Xinhua/Zhang Ailin)

Malaysia is the country of honor at this year's expo.

The region needs to look for alternative sources to support growth as exports to Europe and the U.S. are affected, Najib said.

Environmental protection and sustainable development are critical issues that will be addressed at the expo, said Najib, who urged for more efforts in developing clean energy and reducing fossil fuel emissions.

ASEAN is made up of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

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