Last week the EU announced that it was on the verge of concluding its free trade agreement with Singapore.
A telecoms academic petitioned the Administrative Court today, seeking an injunction to suspend Tuesday’s auction of third-generation 3G wireless licenses by the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications...
Thailand has strict "lese-majeste" laws that prohibit the public expression of criticism against royalty in both print, television, radio and Internet media. The law punishes violators...
When entrepreneurs come to me with that “million dollar idea,” I have to tell them that an idea alone is really worth nothing. It’s all about...
One would think that a single market such as the ASEAN Economic Community would require harmonization of tax laws and coordination in their application, but this...
Last week’s ASEAN Coordinating Council meeting of foreign ministers in Cambodia adopted “The Rule of Procedures for Conclusion of International Agreements by ASEAN” (ROP).
This week the Singapore government implemented immediate measures affecting its property market. In an effort to prevent further appreciation in property (and thereby avoid a “bubble”...
In today’s post, we examine recent incremental steps taken by ASEAN to realize the ASEAN Economic Community. Considered separately, each step may not seem like much....