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President Nishimura Speaks at Harvard Conference on New Ways to Approach a New World

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President Nishimura Speaks at Harvard Conference on New Ways to Approach a New World

21 January 2022

Innovation and Technology

Jakarta, 21 January 2022: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) participated in the annual event held by the Harvard College in …

ERIA Joins the 25th ASEAN Tourism Ministers' Meeting

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ERIA Joins the 25th ASEAN Tourism Ministers' Meeting

19 January 2022

ASEAN , Cambodia

Preah Sihanouk, 19 January 2022 – Professor Hidetoshi Nishimura, President of ERIA, virtually attended a hybrid 25th Meeting of the ASEAN Tourism Ministers (25th M-ATM) …

Socialisation Workshop on the RCEP E-Commerce Work Plan for Lao PDR

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Socialisation Workshop on the RCEP E-Commerce Work Plan for Lao PDR

12 January 2022

Capacity Building , Lao PDR , Trade

Vientiane, 12 Jan 2022: The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) came into force on 1 January 2022, with a chapter dedicated to e-commerce (Chapter 12). …

The Next Chapter of ASEAN and Japan Economic Cooperation in the Post-Pandemic Era

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The Next Chapter of ASEAN and Japan Economic Cooperation in the Post-Pandemic Era

10 January 2022

Japan

Jakarta, 10 January 2022: ERIA, in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia (FPCI) and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan …

Call for Proposals: Open Trade, Sustainable Investment and Industry.

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Call for Proposals: Open Trade, Sustainable Investment and Industry.

05 January 2022

Call for Proposals

The T20 Policy Brief Abstract submission deadline has been extended to January 17 to attract more submissions. We kindly invite you to submit abstracts of …

ERIA joins Global Strategic Dialogue 2021

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ERIA joins Global Strategic Dialogue 2021

20 December 2021

China , Climate Change , COVID-19

Beijing 20 December 2021: A hybrid webinar for Open Global Economy - Global Strategic Dialogues was co-organized by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences …

Identifying New Growth Path of Services, Urban Amenities and GVC in Cambodia

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Identifying New Growth Path of Services, Urban Amenities and GVC in Cambodia

13 December 2021

Capacity Building

Phnom Penh, 13 December 2021: A key aspect of Global Value Chain (GVC) transformation is the level of growth of service activities and linkages in …

Social Enterprises and Inclusive Societies for Persons with Disabilities | E-S-I Special Episode

Multimedia , News

Social Enterprises and Inclusive Societies for Persons with Disabilities | E-S-I Special Episode

08 December 2021

Entrepreneurship , Innovation and Technology , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Webinar

Jakarta, 8 December 2021: Social entrepreneurship is a growing phenomenon both worldwide and across the ASEAN region. Social enterprises (SEs) are business entities that provide …

ERIA Mourns the Passing of Prof Jim McGann

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ERIA Mourns the Passing of Prof Jim McGann

01 December 2021

ERIA , Think Tank

It is with the greatest sorrow that I, and all of us at ERIA, have learned of the passing of Prof James McGann. We were …

Fostering Next-Gen Entrepreneurs and Innovators| E-S-I Webinar #10

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Fostering Next-Gen Entrepreneurs and Innovators| E-S-I Webinar #10

25 November 2021

ASEAN , Entrepreneurship , Innovation and Technology , Start-up , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta, 25 November 2021: In times of great disruptions, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, more innovators are needed to tackle emerging challenges. Entrepreneurs and innovators …

ERIA Participates in the 13th Asia-Europe Summit Meeting

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ERIA Participates in the 13th Asia-Europe Summit Meeting

25 November 2021

Asia - Europe

Phnom Penh, 25-26 November 2021: Prof Hidetoshi Nishimura, President of ERIA, attended the 13th Asia-Europe Summit Meeting (ASEM) as an observer. The ASEM Summit was …

Asian Inclusive Smart Cities in the post COVID-19 Arena

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Asian Inclusive Smart Cities in the post COVID-19 Arena

24 November 2021

Kyoto, 24 November 2021: The rapid speed of urbanization in Asia has led to a shift in the way people live and the way human …

ERIA Participates in the First Asia Europe Economic Business Forum

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ERIA Participates in the First Asia Europe Economic Business Forum

24 November 2021

Asia - Europe , Cambodia

Phnom Penh, 24 November 2021: The first Asia-Europe Economic and Business Forum (AEEBF) was held on 24 November 2021, on the sidelines of the 13th …

Supporting the Transition to the Negative List Under ATISA

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Supporting the Transition to the Negative List Under ATISA

23 November 2021

Cambodia , Capacity Building , Services

Phnom Penh, 22-23 November 2021: The ASEAN Member States (AMS) commitment to trade liberalisation has been agreed in the ASEAN Trade in Services Agreement (ATISA) …

Implementing and Monitoring RCEP: Understanding Trade and Domestic Structural Transformation – Workshop for Cambodian Officials

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Implementing and Monitoring RCEP: Understanding Trade and Domestic Structural Transformation – Workshop for Cambodian Officials

23 November 2021

Cambodia , Capacity Building , RCEP

Phnom Penh, 23 – 26 November 2021: Cambodian officials joined a second workshop to enhance their knowledge and understanding of key policy tools to monitor …

The Research Institutes Network Holds Annual Meeting Virtually

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The Research Institutes Network Holds Annual Meeting Virtually

22 November 2021

Research Institutes Network

Jakarta, 22 November 2021: The annual Research Institute Network (RIN) meeting was held to gather input from leaders of international research organisations for ERIA’s current …

The Digital Creative Economy Can Be a Driver of the Post-Pandemic Economy in ASEAN

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The Digital Creative Economy Can Be a Driver of the Post-Pandemic Economy in ASEAN

17 November 2021

ASEAN , Digital Economy , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Bali, 17 November 2021: The Digital Creative Economy offers significant economic growth opportunities for ASEAN. The creative economy is related to a broad range of …

Rules of Origin under RCEP: A Training for Lao PDR Officials

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Rules of Origin under RCEP: A Training for Lao PDR Officials

15 November 2021

Capacity Building , Lao PDR , RCEP

Vientiane, 15 – 19 November 2021: The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will come into force on January 1, 2022 for those countries that have …

The 13th ASEM Plenary Study Launched

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The 13th ASEM Plenary Study Launched

11 November 2021

Asia - Europe , Cambodia

Phnom Penh, 11 November 2021: The 13th ASEM plenary study ‘13th Asia Europe Meeting: Multilateral Cooperation for Resilient, Sustainable, and Rules-Based Future for ASEM’ was …

Harvesting Insights on Agriculture Technology and Innovation Across ASEAN and India

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Harvesting Insights on Agriculture Technology and Innovation Across ASEAN and India

11 November 2021

Agricultural Development , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta/Ahmedabad, 11 November 2021: Agriculture plays a crucial role in the growth of some of the largest economies across the globe – including India and …

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Key Trends during the Viet Nam Industry 4.0 Summit

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Entrepreneurship and Innovation Key Trends during the Viet Nam Industry 4.0 Summit

09 November 2021

Entrepreneurship , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Hanoi, 9 November 2021: The ASEAN digital economy is booming. To maximise the potential benefits arising from digital technology adoption, firms across ASEAN need to …

RCEP, SDGs, and the Need for Sustainable FDI Policies

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RCEP, SDGs, and the Need for Sustainable FDI Policies

08 November 2021

ASEAN , RCEP

Jakarta, 8 November 2021: ‘Building back better’ in Southeast Asia offers an opportunity to advance the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. This was …

Addressing the Impact of COVID-19 on Southeast Asian Public Health Systems

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Addressing the Impact of COVID-19 on Southeast Asian Public Health Systems

04 November 2021

ASEAN , Healthcare

Jakarta/Manila, 4 November 2021: Asia’s think tanks play an increasingly important role in shaping the future of the region. Over the past several …

RCEP E-Commerce Provisions and What They Mean for Cambodia

Multimedia , News

RCEP E-Commerce Provisions and What They Mean for Cambodia

02 November 2021

Cambodia , Capacity Building , RCEP

Jakarta, 2 November 2021: With the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) set to come into force in January 2022, the agreement's e-commerce provisions will play …

Viet Nam to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation on Healthcare with Japan

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Viet Nam to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation on Healthcare with Japan

27 October 2021

Healthcare , Japan , Viet Nam

Himeji, 27 October 2021: Viet Nam’s healthcare sector has been undergoing extensive reforms to meet the needs of the people; however, it still needs further …

President of ERIA Participates in the 21st ASEAN Plus Three Agriculture and Forestry Ministers Meeting

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President of ERIA Participates in the 21st ASEAN Plus Three Agriculture and Forestry Ministers Meeting

27 October 2021

Agricultural Development , ASEAN

Jakarta, 27 October 2021: The 43rd meeting of the ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry (AMAF) and associated meetings were held virtually on 27 October. …

ERIA Recognised in Official Statements of 38th and 39th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits

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ERIA Recognised in Official Statements of 38th and 39th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits

26 October 2021

ASEAN

Brunei Darussalam, 26 October 2021: The 38th and 39th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits were held virtually from 26 to 28 October 2021. Many of …

‘ASEAN Should Focus on Digital Tech for Supply Chain Resilience’: ERIA President

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‘ASEAN Should Focus on Digital Tech for Supply Chain Resilience’: ERIA President

25 October 2021

ASEAN , Digital Economy

Bandar Seri Begawan, 25 October 2021: The global economic landscape has been evolving at a very rapid pace, with the world seemingly irreversibly transformed by …

President of ERIA Participates in the 17th ASEAN Plus Three Environment Ministers Meeting

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President of ERIA Participates in the 17th ASEAN Plus Three Environment Ministers Meeting

22 October 2021

Environment , Marine plastic debris

Jakarta, 22 October 2021: Professor Hidetoshi Nishimura, the President of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), presented at the 17th ASEAN …

Solving Present-day Social and Environmental Problems through Sustainability Entrepreneurship | E-S-I Webinar #9

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Solving Present-day Social and Environmental Problems through Sustainability Entrepreneurship | E-S-I Webinar #9

21 October 2021

Entrepreneurship , Start-up , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta, 21 October 2021: The global disruption caused by Covid-19 impacted economic growth as well as effecting the environment and climate change. Today, increasing environmental …

ERIA Supports Development of Framework for Circular Economy for the ASEAN Economic Community

Multimedia , News

ERIA Supports Development of Framework for Circular Economy for the ASEAN Economic Community

18 October 2021

ASEAN , Circular Economy

Brunei Darussalam, 18 October 2021: ASEAN economic ministers adopted the Framework for Circular Economy for the ASEAN Economic Community at the 20th AEC Council Meeting …

ERIA Holds the 14th ERIA Governing Board Meeting

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ERIA Holds the 14th ERIA Governing Board Meeting

12 October 2021

Governing Board

Jakarta, 12 October 2021: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented economic challenges for the ASEAN and East Asia region. With lockdowns, restrictions on the …

Digital Transformation and Economic Recovery in ASEAN Take the Spotlight at 10th Editors Roundtable

Multimedia , News

Digital Transformation and Economic Recovery in ASEAN Take the Spotlight at 10th Editors Roundtable

08 October 2021

ERIA Editors' Roundtable

Jakarta, 8 October 2021: Now in the second year of the COVID-19 health crisis, ASEAN Member-States (AMS) have made remarkable progress in digitalisation and economic …

Inclusive Digital Economy Emphasized during the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women Policy Dialogue

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Inclusive Digital Economy Emphasized during the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women Policy Dialogue

07 October 2021

Digital Economy , Women Participation

Jakarta, 7 October 2021: Women across ASEAN need increased and equal access to better skills, entrepreneurship opportunities, and leadership positions during this period of rapid …

The Power of Female Leaders -  Women and Leadership 4.0 Webinar

Multimedia , News

The Power of Female Leaders - Women and Leadership 4.0 Webinar

07 October 2021

Digital Economy , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Women Participation

Jakarta, 7 October 2021: Effective leadership has generated intense attention since the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic as the world faces rapid changes and unprecedented …

Ambassadors Congratulate ERIA for Achievements

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Ambassadors Congratulate ERIA for Achievements

06 October 2021

ERIA

Jakarta, 6 October 2021: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) convened its annual Ambassadors Meeting of ERIA Member States and Dialogue …

ASEAN’s Post-Pandemic Recovery Highlighted at the 5th High-Level Dialogue on ASEAN – Italy Economic Relations

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ASEAN’s Post-Pandemic Recovery Highlighted at the 5th High-Level Dialogue on ASEAN – Italy Economic Relations

06 October 2021

ASEAN , COVID-19

Rome/Kuala Lumpur, 6 October 2021: The 2021 edition of the High-Level Dialogue on ASEAN – Italy Economic Relations gathered senior policymakers from ASEAN and Italy …

ASEAN’s Energy Transition Goals Outlined by ERIA at 1st Asia Green Growth Partnership Ministerial Meeting

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ASEAN’s Energy Transition Goals Outlined by ERIA at 1st Asia Green Growth Partnership Ministerial Meeting

04 October 2021

ASEAN , Energy , Japan

Tokyo, 4 October 2021: The Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) Japan hosted the 1st Asia Green Growth Partnership Ministerial Meeting which brought together …

Winners for 2nd Healthy Ageing Prize for Asian Innovation Announced by ERIA and JCIE

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Winners for 2nd Healthy Ageing Prize for Asian Innovation Announced by ERIA and JCIE

04 October 2021

Ageing Population , Healthcare

Jakarta, 4 October 2021: We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2021 Healthy Aging Prize for Asian Innovation, an award that recognizes organizations …

Navigating the Challenges and Potential Gains in Implementing and Monitoring RCEP - Workshop for Cambodian Officials

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Navigating the Challenges and Potential Gains in Implementing and Monitoring RCEP - Workshop for Cambodian Officials

01 October 2021

Capacity Building

Phnom Penh, 28 September – 1 October 2021: The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a critical and important framework for global trade and regionalism. …

Leading Digital Entrepreneurship with Women’s role in E-Commerce I The E-S-I Webinar #8

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Leading Digital Entrepreneurship with Women’s role in E-Commerce I The E-S-I Webinar #8

23 September 2021

Entrepreneurship , Start-up , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta, 23 September 2021: Over the years, access to digital technology has played a major role in empowering women to do businesses. The number of …

ERIA Holds 13th Academic Advisory Council Meeting

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ERIA Holds 13th Academic Advisory Council Meeting

22 September 2021

Academic Advisory Council

Jakarta, 22 September 2021: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) held the 13th Academic Advisory Council (AAC) Meeting. Due to the …

‘How Private Companies in Indonesia Combat Marine Plastic Debris’: Private Sector Plays Fundamental Role to Utilising Plastic Waste

Multimedia , News

‘How Private Companies in Indonesia Combat Marine Plastic Debris’: Private Sector Plays Fundamental Role to Utilising Plastic Waste

21 September 2021

Environment , Marine plastic debris

Jakarta, 21 September 2021: Private sector plays a fundamental role in enhancing plastic waste management by providing funding for investment and green jobs, said an …

ERIA Attends the 15th EAS Energy Ministerial Meeting

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ERIA Attends the 15th EAS Energy Ministerial Meeting

16 September 2021

Energy

Bandar Seri Begawan, 16 September 2021: The 15th East Asia Summit – Energy Ministers Meeting (EAS EMM) was hosted virtually by the Ministry of Energy, …

ERIA Participates in the 53rd ASEAN Economic Ministers’ and Related Meetings

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ERIA Participates in the 53rd ASEAN Economic Ministers’ and Related Meetings

15 September 2021

ASEAN , ASEAN Economic Community

Jakarta, 8-15 September 2021: The 53rd ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) Meeting, the 9th East Asia Summit (EAS) Economic Ministers’ Meeting (EMM) and other related meetings …

Analysing Healthtech Ecosystem across ASEAN and India: Technology, Innovation, and Policy Lenses ǀ ERIA-CIIE.CO Webinar Series Ep #2

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Analysing Healthtech Ecosystem across ASEAN and India: Technology, Innovation, and Policy Lenses ǀ ERIA-CIIE.CO Webinar Series Ep #2

08 September 2021

ASEAN , India , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Technology

Jakarta/Ahmedabad, 8 September 2021: Over the years, rapid adoption of technology has brought transformation to healthcare services and systems, with digital tools bringing healthcare solution …

Growing Opportunities for Strengthening Economic Development Ties Between ASEAN and Latin America

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Growing Opportunities for Strengthening Economic Development Ties Between ASEAN and Latin America

07 September 2021

Jakarta/Santiago, 7 September 2021: Many Latin American countries are increasingly looking at ASEAN to strengthen economic linkages and business development opportunities on both sides of …

Borderless Entrepreneurship: The Way Forward for Start-ups and Entrepreneurs, The E-S-I Webinar #7

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Borderless Entrepreneurship: The Way Forward for Start-ups and Entrepreneurs, The E-S-I Webinar #7

31 August 2021

Entrepreneurship , Start-up , Strategy and Partnership Programme

Jakarta, 31 August 2021: Over the past decades, technology adoption and the digital transformation have allowed entrepreneurs to be instantly connected with people, resources, and …

ASEAN Connectivity to Accelerate Collective Efforts Towards Recovery, Resilience

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ASEAN Connectivity to Accelerate Collective Efforts Towards Recovery, Resilience

26 August 2021

ASEAN , Connectivity

Jakarta, 26 August 2021: Today, Brunei Darussalam, supported by the ASEAN Secretariat and the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), held the …

ERIA Participates in the 42nd AIPA General Assembly

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ERIA Participates in the 42nd AIPA General Assembly

23 August 2021

AIPA

Tokyo, 23 August 2021: A delegation of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), headed by Professor Hidetoshi Nishimura, the President of …

Saving the Planet One Spoon at a Time

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Saving the Planet One Spoon at a Time

21 August 2021

Entrepreneurship , Innovation and Technology

Tokyo, 21 August 2021: Twenty-nine young entrepreneurs with a passion for developing innovative solutions to solve social problems came head-to-head virtually on 21 August in …

Working Towards Services Integration Through the Negative List

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Working Towards Services Integration Through the Negative List

13 August 2021

Capacity Building , Economic Integration , Lao PDR , Services

Vientiane, 13 August 2021: The ASEAN Trade in Services Agreement (ATISA) signed in October 2020 establishes a framework to promote economic integration and liberalisation in …

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 …

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 …

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

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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 …

ERIA Discusses Findings of Recent OECD Economic Survey of Indonesia

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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

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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 …

Peer Learning Across ASEAN and India: the Case of Innovation Eco-systems and Business Creation

Multimedia , News

Peer Learning Across ASEAN and India: the Case of Innovation Eco-systems and Business Creation

30 June 2021

ASEAN , India , Innovation and Technology , Strategy and Partnership Programme , Webinar

Jakarta/Ahmedabad, 30 June 2021: Across India and ASEAN, the dynamism of local innovation ecosystems is transforming some emerging hubs into consolidated and more mature innovation …

Addressing CO2 Emissions in Asia: CCUS Network Launched

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Addressing CO2 Emissions in Asia: CCUS Network Launched

29 June 2021

Energy

Jakarta, 22 June 2021: Prof Hidetoshi Nishimura, President of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), jointly with Mr Hiroshi Kajiyama, Minister of …

News

Dr Osuke Komazawa Moderates Session on Barriers and Approaches to Promote Digital Inclusion at CAICT Conference

23 June 2021

Ageing Population , China , Healthcare , Innovation and Technology

Beijing, 23 June 2021: The China Academy for Information and Communications Technology (CAICT) held a conference ‘Digital Inclusion of Older People: Harnessing Digital Technologies to …

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