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Think Tank Talent for the Future

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Think Tank Talent for the Future

28 July 2021

Think Tank

Dubai, UAE; 28 July 2021: Global transitions shaping the future of work impact think tanks as much as many other industries, yet there has been …

Brunei's chairmanship is truly ASEAN

Opinions

Brunei's chairmanship is truly ASEAN

27 July 2021

ASEAN , Brunei Darussalam

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: By default, Brunei's Asean chairmanship has brought into the open the bloc's strengths and weaknesses for all …

Incubators and Accelerators are Key Actors of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: The E-S-I Webinar #6

Multimedia , News

Incubators and Accelerators are Key Actors of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: The E-S-I Webinar #6

22 July 2021

Entrepreneurship , Innovation and Technology , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta, 22 July 2021: Incubators and accelerators are organisations providing services to entrepreneurs to help them start, grow, and scale up their businesses: from support …

New US push: Vaccine and Mekong

Opinions

New US push: Vaccine and Mekong

20 July 2021

United States

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken used the special session with Asean last week to shore up …

Enhancing Food Supply Chain Resilience and Food Security in ASEAN with Digital Technologies

News

Enhancing Food Supply Chain Resilience and Food Security in ASEAN with Digital Technologies

16 July 2021

Agricultural Development , Innovation and Technology

Jakarta, 16 July 2021: Digital technologies are changing agriculture and food systems and can help governments improve the efficiency and effectiveness of existing policies …

Russia is back and it's a little bit better

Opinions

Russia is back and it's a little bit better

13 July 2021

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Make no mistake, Russia is back in Southeast Asia, the region where its former empire reigned during …

ERIA Discusses Findings of Recent OECD Economic Survey of Indonesia

News

ERIA Discusses Findings of Recent OECD Economic Survey of Indonesia

13 July 2021

OECD , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Paris/Jakarta 13 July 2021: The latest OECD Economic Survey of Indonesia notes how economic growth in the county has been severely affected by the pandemic …

Cambodian Officials Learn New Approaches to Transposition

News

Cambodian Officials Learn New Approaches to Transposition

12 July 2021

Cambodia , Capacity Building

Jakarta, 12 July 2021: The World Customs Organisation (WCO) updates the Harmonised System (HS) of tariff descriptions and classification around once in five years. As …

Can Thailand's vibrant media be self-regulated?

Opinions

Can Thailand's vibrant media be self-regulated?

06 July 2021

Media , Thailand

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Exactly 24 years ago this week, some 40-plus publishers and editors from all over Thailand came together …

Thailand Must Get its Act Together on US

Opinions

Thailand Must Get its Act Together on US

01 July 2021

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: The Biden administration has made the Thai-US alliance more secure and valuable as demonstrated by the 7th Thai-US …

Three Point Pathway for Promoting Sustainable Palm Oil Production and Trade

Opinions

Three Point Pathway for Promoting Sustainable Palm Oil Production and Trade

01 July 2021

Energy , Sustainable Development Goals , Trade

By Dr Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Director of Research Strategy and Innovation: Since its inception for commercial purposes in early 1900s, palm oil has been promoted …

JCIE and ERIA Announce Winners of the 1st Healthy Aging Prize for Asian Innovation Award

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JCIE and ERIA Announce Winners of the 1st Healthy Aging Prize for Asian Innovation Award

31 July 2020

Healthcare

Tokyo and Jakarta, 31 July 2020: A virtual event to celebrate the Grand Prize and Second Prize winners of the 1st Healthy Aging Prize for …

ERIA Hosts Webinar on Overcoming GVC Disruptions for MSMEs

Multimedia , News

ERIA Hosts Webinar on Overcoming GVC Disruptions for MSMEs

30 July 2020

Finance and Macroeconomy , SMEs , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta, 30 July 2020: The ERIA MSMEs Webinar Talk #3 ‘Overcoming GVC Disruptions – Thinking Out of the Box’, was held on 30 July 2020. …

In the News

ASEAN can go Beyond U.S.-China Dynamic

28 July 2020

ASEAN

Note: This article was originally published in New Strait Times on 28 July 2020. Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn was quoted. US-CHINA, US-China …

China Seeks Stronger ASEAN Ties

Opinions

China Seeks Stronger ASEAN Ties

28 July 2020

China

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: ASEAN and China will celebrate the 30th anniversary of bilateral relations next year and at issue is whether …

Call for Proposals: ERIA Microdata Research Fiscal Year 2020

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Call for Proposals: ERIA Microdata Research Fiscal Year 2020

28 July 2020

Call for Proposals

The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) invites submissions of research proposals for the ERIA Microdata Research Project for Fiscal Year 2020. …

Scaling Renewable Energy in ASEAN:  Hydrogen as the Missing Piece

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Scaling Renewable Energy in ASEAN: Hydrogen as the Missing Piece

23 July 2020

Energy

By Dr Han Phoumin, Senior Energy Economist: Recent international headlines have been declaring the potential of hydrogen to solve some of the key issues that …

RCEP the Key to East Asia's Recovery

Opinions

RCEP the Key to East Asia's Recovery

21 July 2020

RCEP

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: The Asean-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will almost certainly be signed at the 37th Asean Summit in …

ERIA Hosts Virtual Forum on Fostering Regulatory Cooperation Through Implementation of GRP in ASEAN

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ERIA Hosts Virtual Forum on Fostering Regulatory Cooperation Through Implementation of GRP in ASEAN

20 July 2020

ASEAN

Jakarta, 20 July 2020: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) hosted a Virtual Forum on Fostering Regulatory Cooperation through Implementation of …

Can a Self-Reliance Strategy Pull India Out of Recession?

Opinions

Can a Self-Reliance Strategy Pull India Out of Recession?

19 July 2020

India

By Dr Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Senior Energy Economist: Addressing the nation on the COVID-19 pandemic recovery on May 12, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a historic …

SMEs Need the Right Skills and Government’s Helping Hand to be Successful in E-commerce

Opinions

SMEs Need the Right Skills and Government’s Helping Hand to be Successful in E-commerce

17 July 2020

E-commerce

By Dr Rashesh Shrestha, Economist: A recent survey[1] of ASEAN SMEs showed that 8 in 10 have made technology their top investment priority. This is …

In the News

GECF-ERIA Joint Workshop on LNG

17 July 2020

Energy

GECF-ERIA Joint Workshop on LNG was mentioned by several media ‘Menteri ESDM Paparkan Program Pengembangan Gas Nasional di Forum GECF-ERIA’ by Kontan on …

The Second Module on E-Commerce for Capacity Building Programme

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The Second Module on E-Commerce for Capacity Building Programme

17 July 2020

Capacity Building , E-commerce

Jakarta, 15 July 2020: The second module on e-commerce for ERIA’s Capacity Building Programme started on 13 July with the posting of course materials on-line, …

In the News

Mekong Sub-Regional Co-operation must Converge with ASEAN Goals: Official

14 July 2020

Mekong Region

Note: This article was originally published in Viet Nam News on 14 July 2020. Prof Fukunari Kimura was mentioned. HÀ NỘI — …

In the News

ASEAN Forum on Sub-Regional Development Opens

14 July 2020

ASEAN

Note: This article was originally published in Vietnam Plus. ERIA’s report on the Mekong sub-region’s development was mentioned. ASEAN should prioritise the enhancement of connectivity, …

In the News

The Prosperous Mekong Subregion Helps Strengthen ASEAN's Position in the Regional Structure

14 July 2020

ASEAN

Note: This article was originally published in Hanoimoi on 14 July 2020. Prof Fukunari Kimura was mentioned . Note that the article is …

Thai-US Alliance Comes with New Twists

Opinions

Thai-US Alliance Comes with New Twists

14 July 2020

Thailand , United States

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Before General James C McConville, the Chief of Staff of the US army, was able to sign the …

ERIA Presents Video on the Future of Work in ASEAN

Multimedia

ERIA Presents Video on the Future of Work in ASEAN

14 July 2020

ASEAN , Human Capital , Strategy and Partnership Programme

The future of work is complex. Technological change, especially the digital transformation, is changing the landscape of work and presents new challenges but also opportunities …

ERIA and AIPA Host Dialogue on the Issue of Waste Management During COVID-19

News

ERIA and AIPA Host Dialogue on the Issue of Waste Management During COVID-19

13 July 2020

Waste Management

Jakarta, 13 July 2020: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) held the ‘Online Joint Dialogue on Waste Management in the Context …

In the News

Waste Management in the Context of Covid-19 Pandemic

13 July 2020

AIPA

ERIA-AIPA virtual dialogue on ‘Waste Management in the Context of Covid-19 Pandemic’ was featured in DPR-RI website. (please note that the article is in Indonesian) …

New On-line Course on E-Commerce for Government Officials

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New On-line Course on E-Commerce for Government Officials

13 July 2020

Capacity Building , E-commerce

Jakarta, 13 July 2020: ERIA’s Capacity Building Program has launched a series of on-line workshops on e-commerce. The seven modules, designed for government officials, will …

Indonesia and Philippines are Smart to Make Nuclear Power Plans

Opinions

Indonesia and Philippines are Smart to Make Nuclear Power Plans

12 July 2020

Energy

By Prof Jun Arima, Senior Policy Fellow for Energy and Environment: Even though critics say building nuclear power plants is an expensive and environmentally …

ASEAN’s Frontline Heroes: Women and the Cost of Informal Ageing Care During (and After) a Pandemic

Opinions

ASEAN’s Frontline Heroes: Women and the Cost of Informal Ageing Care During (and After) a Pandemic

10 July 2020

COVID-19 , Women Participation

By Ms Lydia Ruddy, ERIA's Director of Communications: In Indonesia, heart-breaking stories about healthcare workers who died as a result of Covid-19 started appearing in …

Riding on the E-commerce Bandwagon: 2nd ERIA MSME Series Talk

Multimedia , News

Riding on the E-commerce Bandwagon: 2nd ERIA MSME Series Talk

09 July 2020

Digital Economy , Innovation and Technology , SMEs , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Webinar

Jakarta, 9 July 2020: The ERIA MSMEs Webinar Talk #2 ‘Riding on The E-Commerce Bandwagon: Now or Never? – Perspectives from ASEAN MSMEs’, was held …

Call for Proposals: ERIA Research on COVID-19 and Regional Economic Integration

News

Call for Proposals: ERIA Research on COVID-19 and Regional Economic Integration

08 July 2020

Call for Proposals

The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) invites submission of proposals for an ERIA study on COVID-19 and its implications for the …

Navigating ASEAN’s post-COVID-19 Energy Transition

Opinions

Navigating ASEAN’s post-COVID-19 Energy Transition

07 July 2020

COVID-19

By Dr Han Phoumin, Senior Energy Economist: Daily global carbon emissions dropped by 17 per cent in the first quarter of 2020 compared with 2019 …

Engagement key to Sino-Thai Ties

Opinions

Engagement key to Sino-Thai Ties

07 July 2020

Thailand

By Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Gone are the days when policymakers could sit back and relax to watch Sino-Thai relations moving ahead in autopilot …

Reimagining Global Value Chains after COVID-19

Opinions

Reimagining Global Value Chains after COVID-19

02 July 2020

COVID-19

By Prof Shujiro Urata, Senior Research Advisor to the President of ERIA: COVID-19 is exposing the vulnerability of global value chains (GVCs). GVCs contribute …

ERIA Participates in The Virtual High-Level Dialogue: ASEAN and Italy – Many Opportunities for Economic Relations

News

ERIA Participates in The Virtual High-Level Dialogue: ASEAN and Italy – Many Opportunities for Economic Relations

02 July 2020

ASEAN

2 July 2020, Rome/Kuala Lumpur: ERIA, represented by Prof Akiko Yamanaka, Special Advisor to the President of ERIA was invited to speak at the 4th …

In the News

Terobosan Baru atas Perlambatan Ekonomi

01 July 2020

A Chapter written by ERIA's Senior Economist, Dr Fauziah Zen was published in ‘Terobosan Baru atas Perlambatan Ekonomi’ by Elex Media Komputindo. Click the button …

In the News

Cambodia’s Energy Strategy Condemned as Short-Sighted

01 July 2020

Cambodia , Energy

Note: This article was originally published in Cambodianess on 1 July 2020. Dr Han Phoumin was quoted . PHNOM PENH--As Cambodia is expected to finalize …

In the News

Export to ASEAN Market: Vietnamese Enterprises Need to Focus on Exploitation

01 July 2020

ASEAN , Viet Nam

Note: This article was originally published in Bao Binh Duong on 30 June 2020. Prof Fukunari Kimura was mentioned . Note that …

In the News

Govt to Slash Diesel Subsidy 50%, Generate Trillions in 2021 Savings

01 July 2020

Energy

Note: This article was originally published in The Jakarta Post on 1 July 2020. Dr Alloysius Joko Purwanto was quoted . House of Representatives …

In the News

How will China’s surging R&D investment impact hiring?

31 July 2019

Trade

Note: This article was originally published in DSJ Global in July 2019. Dr Yanfei Li was featured. ​In 2018, China’s corporate spending on research and …

ASEAN Must Chart New Vision Towards 2040

News

ASEAN Must Chart New Vision Towards 2040

30 July 2019

ASEAN

Kuala Lumpur, 26 July 2019: Experts caution ASEAN must make the political commitment to address major external issues confronting ASEAN to ensure ASEAN centrality is …

ERIA Welcomes New COO Koji Hachiyama

News

ERIA Welcomes New COO Koji Hachiyama

30 July 2019

ERIA

Jakarta, 30 July 2019: he Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Koji Hachiyama as …

ASEAN Needs to be Nimble and Proactive

News

ASEAN Needs to be Nimble and Proactive

29 July 2019

ASEAN

Bangkok, 29 July 2019: To face unpredictable challenges in the future, ASEAN has to be nimble and proactive, Prof Fukunari Kimura told the Thai audience …

In the News

Asean must expedite trade reforms to attract investors, businesses

27 July 2019

ASEAN , Malaysia , Trade

Note: This article was originally published in Borneo Post Online on 27 July 2019. ERIA Chief Economist, Prof Fukunari Kimura was featured. KUALA LUMPUR: Asean …

Enhancing the Readiness of ASEAN Smart Cities

News

Enhancing the Readiness of ASEAN Smart Cities

26 July 2019

Capacity Building , Workshop

Chiang Mai, 24 July 2019: ERIA, in collaboration with Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Srinidhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT), and Chiang Mai Municipality, organised …

In the News

ASEAN perlu mudahkan pergerakan pekerja mahir

26 July 2019

ASEAN , Malaysia

Note: This article was originally published in Berita Harian on 26 July 2019. ERIA Chief Economist, Prof Fukunari Kimura was featured. KUALA LUMPUR: Negara anggota …

ERIA and GECF Discuss Energy and Natural Gas Outlook at Joint Workshop

News

ERIA and GECF Discuss Energy and Natural Gas Outlook at Joint Workshop

25 July 2019

Energy

Jakarta, 23 July 2019: Energy demand in ASEAN and East Asia will continue to rise and natural gas will be a key component to meet …

ERIA Becomes Member of the Council for Global Problem-Solving

News

ERIA Becomes Member of the Council for Global Problem-Solving

24 July 2019

ERIA

Jakarta, 24 July 2019: As of July 2019, the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) has become a member of the Council …

ERIA Expresses Condolences on the Passing of H.E. Mr Soulivong Daravong

News

ERIA Expresses Condolences on the Passing of H.E. Mr Soulivong Daravong

19 July 2019

Governing Board

Lao, 15 July 2019: We are deeply saddened to hear that H.E Mr Soulivong Daravong, former Minister of Energy and Mines, Lao People’s Democratic Republic(Lao …

In the News

ASEAN continues to promote trade facilitation

16 July 2019

Non-Tariff Measures , Thailand

Note: This article was originally published in Vietnam Plus on 16 July 2019. ERIA’s research activity on NTM was featured. The Asean Business Advisory Council …

In the News

Asean-BAC's non-tariff bid gains traction

16 July 2019

Non-Tariff Measures , Thailand

Note: This article was originally published in Bangkok Post on 16 July 2019. ERIA’s research activity on NTM was featured. The Asean Business Advisory Council …

In the News

Thailand sets its sights on larger LNG share

16 July 2019

Energy , Thailand

Note: This article was originally published in Petroleum Economist on 16 July 2019. ERIA’s research finding on energy was featured. Thailand's newly elected coalition government, …

ERIA CBP Holds Workshop on E-commerce in Naypyitaw

News

ERIA CBP Holds Workshop on E-commerce in Naypyitaw

15 July 2019

Capacity Building , Trade , Workshop

Nay Pyi Taw, 11-12 July 2019: ERIA’s Capacity Building Programme facilitated a workshop in Nay Pyi Taw on 'E-commerce for Trade Negotiators', co-hosted with …

ERIA Attends AIIB Annual Meeting 2019

News

ERIA Attends AIIB Annual Meeting 2019

15 July 2019

Infrastructure , Investment

Luxembourg, 11-13 July 2019: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) was invited to attend the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) annual …

In the News

FSI is represented in Miti’s Council

13 July 2019

Malaysia , Trade

Note: This article was originally published in Daily Express on 13 July 2019. ERIA was featured, in regards to its appointment as one of …

In the News

Playing catch up

12 July 2019

Energy

Note: This article was originally published in Hydrocarbon Engineering on 12July 2019. ERIA’s research finding on energy was featured. Southeast Asia’s oil products deficit will …

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