ASEAN must leverage collective strength to navigate challenges: Iswaran
16:36 12/10/2017
SINGAPORE: ASEAN must draw on its shared vision and collective strength to stay resolute in its commitment to regional economic integration, particularly in light of rising...
ASEAN enhances capacity for consumer protection in e-commerce via online dispute resolution mechanism
08:40 23/08/2017
HO CHI MINH CITY, 12 August 2017 – E-Commerce has opened up various windows of opportunities for companies and investors, including SMEs, by significantly lowering barriers to...
ASEAN a 'more open market' than EU, US: WEF
21:57 20/06/2017
ASEAN, the 10-state Association of Southeast Asian Nations, is a more open market for international trade than either the European Union or the United States, according to a World...
ASEAN ministers agree to boost cruise tourism
21:57 20/06/2017
The joint declaration will set out principles to spur port and destination development in the region. - Source: ASEAN economic
Commentary: Is ASEAN's economic integration still a work in progress?
14:11 22/05/2017
That ASEAN has not deepened intra-regional trade ties means that opportunities have been lost, argues NUS Business School's Andrew Delios. - Source: ASEAN economic
Singapore to focus on regional digital economy, trade when it takes over ASEAN chairmanship
14:11 22/05/2017
Ahead of it taking over the chairmanship of the Association of South-east Asian Nations (ASEAN) next year, Singapore has said it plans to focus on developing the regional digital...
Youth and technology drive ASEAN's future competitiveness, say leaders at WEF
14:11 22/05/2017
KUALA LUMPUR: The Association of Southeast Asian Nations' (ASEAN) future competitiveness will be driven by growth dividends the region is reaping from rapid technological...
THE PHILIPPINES AS ASEAN CHAIR: SIX THEMATIC PRIORITIES
10:11 07/01/2017
The Philippines assumed chairmanship of the Association of South East Asia Nations (ASEAN) for 2017, which also coincides with its 50th year anniversary. The ASEAN 2017 theme is...
Slow start, but future remains bright for ASEAN Economic Community: Analysts
09:21 05/01/2017
One year on from its inception, about 74 per cent of Singapore companies polled in a recent Singapore Business Federation (SBF) survey said they don’t think the AEC has benefited...