As before, the latest issue of the “West – East – Russia” Yearbook covers major events, processes and trends of 2014 related to interactions between the developed Center and World Periphery and Semi-Periphery. Russia’s interests and positions in this context is important theme for us. Special attention is given to conflicts in Ukraine which were meaning not only at national or regional level, but also led to a restructuring of the World political space, confrontation between the West and Russia. Different problems in separate regions (including East Asia, South-East Asia, Latin America, Africa, CIS etc.) are examined. As usual, there is some information on ecological problems, academic activities and recently published books.
The monography is devoted to the analysis of the current problems of the legal regulation of the employment contract in the countries of the Association of South-Еast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in terms of identifying general and specific trends in this area.
The paper shows that the labour legislation of the ASEAN countries is constantly developing, The main goal is the unification of the legal regulation of employment agreement in the menber states.