Cambodia’s Border Reopening: Opportunities for Tourism Sector

Cambodia is now fully open to foreign travelers although there are still quarantine requirements for travelers who are not fully vaccinated.

Southeast Asian countries are realising the importance of high-skilled immigration

Goods and capitals are already flowing within the region. The more challenging problem is to improve intra-regional labor mobility.

Vietnam, China and Thailand are Cambodia’s top three export destinations

Cambodia’s total export to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) member countries amounted to $1.95 billion in the first quarter of 2022, up 11 percent from $1.75 billion  over the same period last year, a Ministry of Commerce’s data showed on Thursday.

U.S.-ASEAN Special Summit kicks off in Washington without Myanmar

The United States followed ASEAN’s lead in refusing to invite coup leader Min Aung Hlaing but offering a spot to a “non-political representative” of Myanmar—an offer the junta has consistently refused.

The Philippines’ Border Reopening: Implications for Businesses

During the pandemic, employment in tourism witnessed a 28.4 percent decline, while the number of international visitors fell severely to 160,000 in 2021.

Singapore to Reap Long-Term Benefits Under RCEP

Data from the World Bank estimates that the agreement would cover 30 percent of the world’s population, approximately 30 percent of global GDP (US$25.8 trillion), approximately US$ 12.7 trillion (25 percent) of global trade, and 31 percent of global foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows.

ASEAN, AIIB, MCDF, foster partnership in infrastructure

The workshop aims to foster partnerships between governments, MDBs, export credit agencies (ECAs), and other financial institutions in exploring financing opportunities of infrastructure projects in the post-COVID-19 pandemic period.

What is Vietnam’s Mining Capacity for EV Batteries?

From automobiles to mobile electronic devices, lithium-ion batteries have become the energy storage solution of choice for many manufacturers.