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.

ASEAN, United States reaffirm commitment to expand strategic partnership

The meeting took note that the long-standing ASEAN-U.S. partnership has expanded to cover a wide range of areas of cooperation undertaken across the three pillars of ASEAN Community.

Vietnam’s Border Reopening and Implications for Businesses

Visitors are still required to have a negative COVID-19 PCR test before arrival. Further, Vietnam no longer differentiates between unvaccinated and vaccinated travelers, and all travelers must adhere to the same entry requirements. 

Which emerging markets are looking to bolster electric vehicle production?

Thailand is not alone in the region when it comes to building up its EV capacity, with Indonesia also unveiling a series of measures in recent years.

Chamni’s Eye (CEYE) Enters the MAI Stock Market

CEYE produces materials for advertising, television and film. The company provides a full scale production for still image and video, computer-aided photo retouching, and online media production service & media management

Assessing the Current Human Resources Talent Pool in ASEAN

Further, innovation-driven economies like Malaysia and Singapore can conduct high-value manufacturing, provide professional services, and assemble complex components. However, human resources are considerably more expensive in these countries.