Business came first, with 10 frenzied hours of back-to-back talks on trade, bilateral ties and global developments. And then came the time to unwind. It was a cool, overcast evening but the mood was jubilant when Asean leaders and their key partners gathered on Nov 14 for a gala dinner for the 33rd Asean Summit and related meetings.
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