The ASEAN Economic Community is one of the ASEAN community pillars. It is a dynamic and sustainable regional economic integration initiative that is constantly evolving to meet changing demands. The AEC is guided by time bound carefully designed planning documents. The previous ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint 2015 had paved the way for the next phase of its economic integration agenda for the period of 2016-2025, guided by the AEC Blueprint 2025. The AEC Blueprint 2025 was adopted by the ASEAN leaders at the 27th ASEAN Summit on 22 November 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.