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ERIA's Energy Economists Discuss Scaling Up Smart and Clean Energy Technologies in the Second G20 Energy Transition Working Group Meeting in Labuan Bajo

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ERIA's Energy Economists Discuss Scaling Up Smart and Clean Energy Technologies in the Second G20 Energy Transition Working Group Meeting in Labuan Bajo

23 June 2022

Energy , G20

Labuan Bajo, 23-24 June 2022: Indonesia’s G20 presidency has prioritised three pillars on global health, digital economic transformation, and energy transitions, envisaging more actionable results. …

Entrepreneurship, Start-ups and Innovation Knowledge Lab Launched in Singapore

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Entrepreneurship, Start-ups and Innovation Knowledge Lab Launched in Singapore

23 June 2022

ASEAN , Entrepreneurship , Singapore , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Singapore, 23 June 2022: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, in partnership with the Asian Network, launched a new ERIA initiative to …

OECD: Southeast Asia Ambassador Meeting on Supply Chain Resilience

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OECD: Southeast Asia Ambassador Meeting on Supply Chain Resilience

22 June 2022

OECD

Paris, 22 June 2022: Dr Lili Yan Ing, ERIA’s Lead Advisor on Southeast Asia, was invited as one of the main speakers at the OECD’s …

Preventive Diplomacy with Prof Akiko Yamanaka  | ASEAN Insights Podcast

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Preventive Diplomacy with Prof Akiko Yamanaka | ASEAN Insights Podcast

20 June 2022

Diplomacy , Human Security , Podcast

In this episode of ASEAN Insights, Prof Akiko Yamanaka; Special Advisor to ERIA’s President, Former Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs, and Special Ambassador for Peacebuilding, …

Entrepreneurship, Start-ups and Innovation Knowledge Lab Launched in Thailand

Press Releases

Entrepreneurship, Start-ups and Innovation Knowledge Lab Launched in Thailand

17 June 2022

ASEAN , Entrepreneurship , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Thailand

Bangkok, 17 June 2022: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, in partnership with the Asian Network, launched a new ERIA initiative to …

ERIA President Delivers Keynote Address for the Brunei Darussalam Energy Symposium 2022

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ERIA President Delivers Keynote Address for the Brunei Darussalam Energy Symposium 2022

16 June 2022

Brunei Darussalam , Energy

Bandar Seri Begawan, 16 June 2022: Professor Hidetoshi Nishimura, President of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) delivered a keynote address …

The Future of Health Innovation in Asia

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The Future of Health Innovation in Asia

16 June 2022

Healthcare , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Women Participation

Jakarta/Singapore, 16 June 2022: Global demographic shifts, environmental degradation, climate change, escalating humanitarian emergencies, technology innovation, and a growing global commitment to a universal right …

Addressing the Digital Divide in ASEAN

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Addressing the Digital Divide in ASEAN

15 June 2022

ASEAN

By Dr Giulia Ajmone Marsan: The economic dynamism of ASEAN is well-known and in recent years the region has seen the emergence of some …

Post-pandemic Recovery and Development

Opinions

Post-pandemic Recovery and Development

15 June 2022

COVID-19 , Development

By Dr Lurong Chen: Digitalisation—the use of digital technologies and digital-enabled solutions in socio-economic activities—has triggered global changes that are wider and less predictable than …

Strengthening ASEAN-EU Relations

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Strengthening ASEAN-EU Relations

14 June 2022

Courtesy Visit , EU , Think Tank

Jakarta, 14 June 2022: As the world searches for the best paths to recovery from the impacts of the COVID pandemic, now compounded by the …

ERIA Receives Courtesy Visit from SEOM Leader from Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry Japan

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ERIA Receives Courtesy Visit from SEOM Leader from Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry Japan

10 June 2022

Courtesy Visit , Japan

Jakarta, 10 June 2022: Mr Koji Hachiyama, the Chief Operating Officer of ERIA warmly welcomed the visit of Mr Tomoyoshi Yahagi, Deputy Director-General for International …

ERIA Supports Digital Transformation in Trade

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ERIA Supports Digital Transformation in Trade

09 June 2022

Digital Transformation , G20 , Trade

Solo, 9 June 2022: The basic concept of Policy Notes for the Group of Twenty (G20) Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group (TIIWG) regarding digital …

Ensuring Digital Transformation Development for All

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Ensuring Digital Transformation Development for All

08 June 2022

Digital Transformation , G20 , Trade

Solo, 8 June 2022: Digital transformation, as commonly defined, is the cultural, organisational, and operational change of an organisation, industry, or ecosystem through a smart …

ERIA’S Participation in T20 Event Sought

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ERIA’S Participation in T20 Event Sought

07 June 2022

Digital Transformation , Innovation and Technology , T20

Jakarta, 7 June 2022: Mr Koji Hachiyama, chief operating officer of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), met with Prof Dr …

Leadership changes in the Indo-Pacific

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Leadership changes in the Indo-Pacific

07 June 2022

Indo-Pacific , Leadership

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: New leaders in the Indo-Pacific region -- Australia, South Korea and the Philippines -- will significantly impact …

Indonesia and Viet Nam Look to US for Investment in Renewable Energy

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Indonesia and Viet Nam Look to US for Investment in Renewable Energy

06 June 2022

Energy

Jakarta, 6 June 2022: Less than a month after President Biden’s launch of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework and the ASEAN-US Summit in DC a few …

ERIA's COO Discusses ASEAN-Japan Growth Through Supply Chain Resiliency and Sophistication

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ERIA's COO Discusses ASEAN-Japan Growth Through Supply Chain Resiliency and Sophistication

03 June 2022

ASEAN , Japan

Tokyo, 3 June 2022: The ASEAN region has long been central in international business for Japanese companies, and the environment has undergone significant changes in …

ERIA Holds the 15th ERIA Governing Board Meeting

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ERIA Holds the 15th ERIA Governing Board Meeting

02 June 2022

ERIA , Governing Board

Jakarta, 2 June 2022: The 15th ERIA Governing Board meeting was held on 2 June 2022. Due to the remaining difficulties caused by travel restrictions, …

Boosting Thai-US Ties in an Age of Crisis

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Boosting Thai-US Ties in an Age of Crisis

31 May 2022

Thailand , United States

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: The Thailand-US alliance is still alive and well but in order to move forward, both sides have …

Stronger ASEAN–US Ties Hinge on Careful Cooperation

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Stronger ASEAN–US Ties Hinge on Careful Cooperation

31 May 2022

ASEAN , United States

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Much has changed since the first meeting between US and ASEAN officials in 1977. But after 45 …

South Korea's game changer: New Southern Policy

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South Korea's game changer: New Southern Policy

26 May 2022

Republic of Korea

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: It was a well-kept secret among the ASEAN members during the 1980s that the only topic that …

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Reporting Cambodia’s ASEAN Chair

25 May 2022

'Reporting Cambodia’s ASEAN Chair’ a media event which was co-hosted by ERIA and Khmer Times was covered in several media: ‘Cambodian Media Plays Important …

ERIA Prepares Journalists to Report on Cambodia’s ASEAN Chairmanship

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ERIA Prepares Journalists to Report on Cambodia’s ASEAN Chairmanship

25 May 2022

ASEAN , Cambodia , Media

Phnom Penh, 25 May 2022: As the chair of ASEAN, under the theme ‘ASEAN A.C.T: Addressing Challenges Together’, Cambodia has chosen its crucial priority issues …

Courtesy Visit to ERIA by Alternate SOCA Leader, Cambodia ASEAN Chairmanship

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Courtesy Visit to ERIA by Alternate SOCA Leader, Cambodia ASEAN Chairmanship

25 May 2022

ASEAN , Cambodia , Courtesy Visit

Jakarta, 25 May 2022: Mr Koji Hachiyama, the Chief Operating Officer of ERIA, warmly welcomed the courtesy visit made by Dr Songheang Ai, Director of …

Entrepreneurship, Start-ups and Innovation Knowledge Lab Launched in Cambodia

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Entrepreneurship, Start-ups and Innovation Knowledge Lab Launched in Cambodia

25 May 2022

ASEAN , Cambodia , Entrepreneurship , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Phnom Penh, 25 May 2022: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, in partnership with the Asian Network, launched a new ERIA initiative …

Behind the Scenes: Thailand's IPEF Talks

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Behind the Scenes: Thailand's IPEF Talks

24 May 2022

Thailand , United States

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: At the weekly cabinet meeting last week, item No.15 was one of the most important issues up …

RCEP Trade in Services and What They Mean for Cambodia

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RCEP Trade in Services and What They Mean for Cambodia

23 May 2022

Cambodia , Capacity Building , RCEP

Jakarta, 23 May 2022: The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement is now in force for 13 of its 15 signatory states. Chapter 8 of …

New South Korean Government’s New Approach

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New South Korean Government’s New Approach

19 May 2022

Republic of Korea

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: In his inaugural speech, newly elected South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol was very succinct about his administration’s …

Nine Youthful Leaders Receive 2022 Head and Heart Award

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Nine Youthful Leaders Receive 2022 Head and Heart Award

19 May 2022

ASEAN , OECD , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta/Singapore, 19 May 2022: Nine outstanding individuals from various countries who have made major contributions to their communities and countries in the fields of health, …

16th Sadli Lecture: Indonesia Faces Challenges in Age of Algorithms

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16th Sadli Lecture: Indonesia Faces Challenges in Age of Algorithms

19 May 2022

Digital Transformation , G20 , Trade

Jakarta, 19 May 2022: Digital transformation is one of the most crucial events that change human life. Installation of robots worldwide has doubled and investments …

Sustainable Finance Sought to Tackle Inequality, Climate Change

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Sustainable Finance Sought to Tackle Inequality, Climate Change

18 May 2022

G20

Surakarta, 18 May 2022: Sustainable finance refers to any form of financing that incorporates environmental, social, and governance aspects into business and investment decisions. …

Thumb Ups for 'new era' ASEAN-US Ties

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Thumb Ups for 'new era' ASEAN-US Ties

17 May 2022

ASEAN , United States

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: From now on, Asean-US relations will no longer be on 'auto-pilot' mode as has been the case …

ERIA to Partner with the Indonesian MOT and ITAPS-IPB University in Supporting Policymaking and Digital Transformation

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ERIA to Partner with the Indonesian MOT and ITAPS-IPB University in Supporting Policymaking and Digital Transformation

17 May 2022

Trade

Jakarta, 17 May 2022: The COVID-19 pandemic and current global geopolitical turbulences have presented serious challenges to global trade. Against this backdrop, a timely trade …

How the Ukraine Conflict Is Impacting India’s Economy

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How the Ukraine Conflict Is Impacting India’s Economy

11 May 2022

India

By Dr Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Director of Research Strategy and Innovation, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA): India’s trade with Russia is …

Natural Gas Crucial as Global Energy Transition Efforts Poised to Intensify

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Natural Gas Crucial as Global Energy Transition Efforts Poised to Intensify

11 May 2022

Energy , G20

Jakarta, 11 May 2022: The inclusion of natural gas in the global energy mix will be integral as the world deepens its energy transition process …

Inclusive Education in Asia: Myth or Reality?

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Inclusive Education in Asia: Myth or Reality?

11 May 2022

Education

By Dr Giulia Ajmone Marsan and Mr Ravindra Ngo: Has the current pandemic changed our behaviours and the way students and children learn? Yes, …

ASEAN Economic Outlook: Pushing Growth, Regional Cooperation for a Stronger Pandemic Recovery

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ASEAN Economic Outlook: Pushing Growth, Regional Cooperation for a Stronger Pandemic Recovery

28 April 2022

ADB , ASEAN , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta/Manila/Singapore, 28 April 2022: Two years since the COVID-19 pandemic, Southeast Asia is showing signs of recovery from it. According to a research by the …

Global Dialogue on Women and Digital Entrepreneurship Featured in UNCTAD’s eCommerce Week

Multimedia , News

Global Dialogue on Women and Digital Entrepreneurship Featured in UNCTAD’s eCommerce Week

28 April 2022

Digital Economy , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Women Participation

Jakarta, 28 April 2022: The COVID-19 pandemic has catalysed digital transformation and offered opportunities for developing and emerging economies. However, despite the rapid economic growth …

War in Ukraine and Rising Energy Costs Risk Hampering Asia’s Decarbonization Efforts

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War in Ukraine and Rising Energy Costs Risk Hampering Asia’s Decarbonization Efforts

27 April 2022

By Dr Han Phoumin, Senior Energy Economist: Even before the Russia–Ukraine war, the COVID-19 pandemic had brought the world economy into recession. Global oil demand …

Leveraging Digital Transformation for Stronger and Smarter World Economic Recovery

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Leveraging Digital Transformation for Stronger and Smarter World Economic Recovery

27 April 2022

Digital Transformation

By Dr Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Director of Research Strategy and Innovation, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA): The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown …

Call for Proposals: Collectives of Best Practices and Policies to Promote CCUS Development and Deployment: Policy Implications for ASEAN and East Asia

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Call for Proposals: Collectives of Best Practices and Policies to Promote CCUS Development and Deployment: Policy Implications for ASEAN and East Asia

27 April 2022

Call for Proposals , Energy

Background The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) is inviting research proposals for studies related to Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) …

Experts Meet Ahead of G20 High-Level Policy Dialogue on Trade, Investment, Industry

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Experts Meet Ahead of G20 High-Level Policy Dialogue on Trade, Investment, Industry

27 April 2022

G20 , Trade

Jakarta, 27 April 2022: Several economic experts met in April to prepare for a high-level policy dialogue to be held in mid-July 2022. The High-level …

Reaching Out to Provincial Official in Lao PDR for Workshop on ROO

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Reaching Out to Provincial Official in Lao PDR for Workshop on ROO

25 April 2022

Capacity Building , Lao PDR , Trade

Vientiane, 25-29 April 2022: With the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) coming into force on 1 January 2022, countries including Lao PDR are looking to …

Offsetting Our Carbon Footprint: A Way to Make Everyday Earth Day

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Offsetting Our Carbon Footprint: A Way to Make Everyday Earth Day

22 April 2022

Energy , Sustainable Development Goals

By Ms Dian Lutfiana and Ms Citra Endah Nur Setyawati, Research Associate: Since 1970, the world has celebrated Earth Day every year on 22 April …

Indonesia’s Trade in Goods Tackled in RCEP Focus Group Discussion

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Indonesia’s Trade in Goods Tackled in RCEP Focus Group Discussion

22 April 2022

RCEP , Trade

Jakarta, 22 April 2022: The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is the biggest trading bloc that focuses on creating a modern, comprehensive, high-quality, and mutually …

Transposing Lao PDR’s Tariff Reduction Schedule from ASEAN Harmonised Tariff Nomenclature (AHTN) 2017 into 2022

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Transposing Lao PDR’s Tariff Reduction Schedule from ASEAN Harmonised Tariff Nomenclature (AHTN) 2017 into 2022

22 April 2022

ASEAN , Capacity Building , Trade

Jakarta, 22 April 2022: ERIA’s Capacity Building Programme and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, Lao PDR, co-hosted a technical training workshop on transposing Lao …

ERIA Holds 14th Academic Advisory Council (AAC) Meeting

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ERIA Holds 14th Academic Advisory Council (AAC) Meeting

21 April 2022

Academic Advisory Council

Jakarta, 21 April 2022: The Russian Federation invasion of Ukraine, Cambodia’s chairmanship of ASEAN, and energy transition affordability, amongst others, were the subjects of discussions …

ERIA Supports G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry

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ERIA Supports G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry

21 April 2022

G20

Jakarta, 21 April 2022: A follow-up discussion on Indonesia’s Group of Twenty (G20) presidency, particularly regarding the G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group (TII-WG) …

ASEAN-US to Meet Amid Great Challenges

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ASEAN-US to Meet Amid Great Challenges

19 April 2022

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: After more than six months of negotiations, the US and Asean have finally agreed that their leaders …

Investing in Nature Based Solutions to Tackle Triple Plenary Crisis

Opinions

Investing in Nature Based Solutions to Tackle Triple Plenary Crisis

19 April 2022

Sustainable Development Goals

By Dr Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Director of Research Strategy and Innovation, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA): For the past 50 years, April …

ERIA, OECD, and UNESCAP Support Indonesia’s G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group

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ERIA, OECD, and UNESCAP Support Indonesia’s G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group

14 April 2022

G20 , Trade

Jakarta, 14 April 2022: Dr Lili Yan Ing, ERIA’s Lead Advisor on Southeast Asia met with Mr Reza Pahlevi, Director of APEC Negotiations and International …

ERIA Meets the Government of Indonesia on AFAS Implementation

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ERIA Meets the Government of Indonesia on AFAS Implementation

14 April 2022

ASEAN , Services

Jakarta, 14 April 2022: The ASEAN Framework Agreement on Services (AFAS) is an initiative designed to promote regional integration and the services sector in ASEAN. …

Pondering ASEAN'S future beyond 2025

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Pondering ASEAN'S future beyond 2025

12 April 2022

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Beyond 2025, what will Asean be like? Will the grouping become less relevant as many political pundits …

ERIA, IEA, and ECA Support Inclusiveness at Indonesia’s G20

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ERIA, IEA, and ECA Support Inclusiveness at Indonesia’s G20

08 April 2022

G20

Jakarta, 8 April 2022: Indonesia’s presidency of the G20 is happening at a very important moment in history when the world is facing multiple, critical …

How G20 Can Ensure Digital Transformation: Development for All?

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How G20 Can Ensure Digital Transformation: Development for All?

06 April 2022

Digital Transformation , G20

By Dr Lili Yan Ing, Lead Advisor on Southeast Asia Region: In 2016, the top 1% of the world’s population owned half of the global …

How to Survive in a Binary World

Opinions

How to Survive in a Binary World

05 April 2022

By Mr Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Communications Advisor: Like it or not, we are today living in a bifurcated world as never seen before. In …

A Framework for Ongoing Commitments to RCEP Success

Opinions

A Framework for Ongoing Commitments to RCEP Success

05 April 2022

RCEP

By Prof Fukunari Kimura, ERIA's Chief Economist: For member states of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) its signing, ratification and being in effect are …

ERIA Mourns the Loss of H.E. Ambassador Kamsiah Kamaruddin, Malaysia’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN

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ERIA Mourns the Loss of H.E. Ambassador Kamsiah Kamaruddin, Malaysia’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN

31 March 2022

Jakarta, 31 March 2022: It is with heartfelt sadness that ERIA announces the loss of H.E. Ambassador Kamsiah Kamaruddin, Malaysia’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN …

ERIA Presents at the G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group

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ERIA Presents at the G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group

30 March 2022

G20

Solo, 30 March 2022: The G20 Trade, Investment, and Industry Working Group (TIIWG) is one of the 13 working groups that are part of the …

Leveraging Digital Transformation for Stronger and Smarter World Economic Recovery

News

Leveraging Digital Transformation for Stronger and Smarter World Economic Recovery

28 March 2022

Digital Transformation , G20

Berlin, 28 March 2022: The digital transformation – the adoption of online business models and the general shift of economic and social activities online - …

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