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Webinar: From Crisis to Endemic: Stumbling or Pressing Ahead?

As top leaders from Southeast Asian countries convene at the ASEAN Summit, the SIIA held the “ASEAN and The Pandemic: Pressing Forward” webinar this morning (26 October 2021) to discuss key risks and opportunities in the region. The webinar featured views from Ms. Lee Chen...

Reopening at a Regional Level Critical for ASEAN’s Growth 

Reopening at a Regional Level Critical for ASEAN’s Growth The SIIA’s “From Crisis to Endemic: Stumbling or Pressing Ahead?” Highlights Risks and Opportunities for the Region Singapore, 26 October 2021 – As key ASEAN economies look towards resuming business and travel, reopening at a regional level will be...

ASEAN and the Pandemic: Pressing Forward

EVENT DETAILS Date: Tuesday, 26 October 2021 Time: 10:45am – 11:45am (Pre-meeting begins at 10:30am; session begins at 10:45am) Singapore Time Format: Zoom Virtual Webinar Registration link: SYNOPSIS The worst wave of the pandemic has just passed for most of the region. With vaccinations picking up pace, there are talks...

Travel is back in ASEAN

Part of the ASEAN nations’ recovery plans include having their own unique strategies to reopen their borders for tourism. From strictly domestic tourism to Vaccinated Travel Lanes (VTL), the increase in vaccination rates has allowed countries to move closer to reconnecting with the world again. As...

Facilitating Multilateralism: EU-Cambodian ASEAN Dialogue

The European Union and ASEAN have a long history of close cooperation, with the two blocs becoming dialogue partners in 1977 and the relationship strengthening to Strategic Partners in 2020. Ms. Jessica Wa’u, Deputy Director (ASEAN) at the SIIA spoke at the "Facilitating Multilateralism: EU-Cambodian...

SIIA joins the Asian Council of Economic Policy (ACEP) as a founding member

Media Release For Immediate Release SIIA joins the Asian Council of Economic Policy (ACEP) as a founding member New Body signals importance of ASEAN-Korea Regional Partnership in a Post-Pandemic World Singapore, 14 October 2021 – The Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA) participated in the inaugurating conference of the...

[PREMIUM] Country Updates (30 Sep-13 Oct)

Myanmar Junta condemns foreign recognition of shadow government (11 Oct) Myanmar’s military regime has condemned international actors for extending support to the National Unity Government (NUG) and its parliamentary committee, the Committee Representing Pyidaungsu Hluttaw (CRPH). The military seeks international recognition as the country’s rightful caretaker government...

Vaccination Rate Across ASEAN

The key to transit from pandemic to endemic is vaccination programmes across the globe. The steady progress of vaccination rollouts brings ASEAN nations closer to reopening their country's borders and reconnecting with the world. While a full recovery may take longer than expected, it is...