ASEAN Retail-Chains & Franchise Federation (ARFF)ABOUT ASEANThe Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, was established on 8 August 1967 in Bangkok, Thailand with the signing of the ASEAN Declaration (Bangkok Declaration) by the Founding Fathers of ASEAN, namely Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.Brunei Darussalam then joined in 1984, Viet Nam in 1995, Lao PDR and Myanmar in 1997, and Cambodia in 1999, making what is today the ten Member States of ASEAN.ASEAN BUSINESS ADVISORY COUNCILARFF falls under the auspices of ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN BAC), ASEAN BAC is mandated by the ASEAN leaders as the official ASEAN linkage: 1. To provide private sector feedback and guidance to boost efforts towards economic integration2. To identify priority areas for consideration by the ASEAN leaders.ASEAN Retail-Chains & Franchise Federation (ARFF)ARFF was established first in 2008 by ARFF Malaysia Chapter to champion the promotion and development of trade particularly in the retail chains, franchise & tourism and shopping industries within the 10 ASEAN countries + 6 countries (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia & New Zealand). The inception of ARFF was formalized at the ARFF Formation Dinner that was launched by the former Minister of International Trade of Malaysia, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on 24 May 2008 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.This is ARFF official apps. Download this app to:- Use GPS to locate our locations- Involve with our event activities- Stay up to date with us- Share your ARFF event activities with us- and many more..