Continuing tension worries top banker, THAI

On September 29, 2013

Continuing tension worries top banker, THAI

As anti-government protests drag on, some top businesspeople are voicing concerns about the potential damage to regional competitiveness and the all-important tourism industry, but at least one rating agency says there is no reason to panic yet. Kasikornbank chairman Banthoon Lamsam deplored the inability of the country’s leaders to do anything but argue with one
On September 29, 2013

ASEAN Business Club presents white papers on tackling barriers to regional integration: Grouping of regional corporate heavyweights pinpoints sector-specific solutions in its Lifting-the-Barriers Reports

ASEAN Business Club presents white papers on tackling barriers to regional integration: Grouping of regional corporate heavyweights pinpoints sector-specific solutions in its Lifting-the-Barriers Reports JAKARTA: The ASEAN Business Club (ABC) launched the Lifting-The-Barriers (LTB) Reports today, a white paper outlining possible solutions to critical bottlenecks and barriers hindering free trade in the region, such as
On September 26, 2013

US-ASEAN Business Council CEOs’ Dialogue

ABC hosted the US-ASEAN CEO Luncheon in Kuala Lumpur. T Shirt Fendi The Luncheon included CEOs and leaders from the ACE group, ConocoPhillips, Ernst & Young, Motorola Solutions, PricewaterhouseCoopers,Underwriters Laboratories LLC and IBM. In addition, the delegation was joined by the Policy Advisors to the US-ASEAN Business Council’s Chairman: former U.S. T Shirt Alexander Mcqueen
On September 25, 2013

Launch of Lifting-The-Barriers Reports

The third and final phase of the Network ASEAN Forum 2013 will be the consolidation of all research and discussion materials from Phase I and Phase II. The aims and objectives of the NAF was to provide a platform for private and public sector to come together and align their agendas in the common theme
On September 24, 2013

QE tapering not bad for ASEAN economies, says Tharman

Channel NewsAsia: SINGAPORE – The current volatility in the financial markets underscores the need for the US Federal Reserve’s winding down of stimulus to be gradual and managed carefully. Speaking at the Network ASEAN forum on Friday morning, Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said there was never a realistic prospect of
On September 24, 2013

The Nation: Inaugural Network Asean Forum held in Singapore

Key business leaders from across Asean were to gather yesterday for the inaugural Network Asean Forum to brainstorm solutions to some of the issues obstructing the creation of an integrated Asean Economic Community (AEC). The one-day NAF was held at the Shangri-La Singapore Hotel. NAF chairman Patrick Walujo, who is also a council member of