November 2023
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November 2023

21 Nov The Business Times: An SEZ with Johor could be a Game Changer

When the leaders of Singapore and Malaysia met at end-October, a broad agenda appropriately reflected the breadth of ties. Notwithstanding this, or that it was the first leaders’ retreat held with Anwar Ibrahim as Malaysia’s Prime Minister, there is something that deserves special attention and...

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15 Nov Sustainable World Forum 2023

Achieving sustainability goals while promoting economic growth has posed a complex challenge for many countries worldwide. This is especially so in ASEAN where many countries are still developing. In a post-COVID-19 world, this is made more challenging as governments adopt economic stimulus measures to speed...

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15 Nov Report: Incentivising Green Transition in ASEAN

[download id="11503"] This special report provides research and analysis on a pivotal challenge facing ASEAN in the coming decades: the need to balance economic growth while reducing its carbon footprint. The report identifies three key levers of change that could potentially catalyse ASEAN's green transition. This...

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09 Nov Conference Highlights: 15th ASEAN & Asia Forum (AAF)

[download id="11490"] The 15th ASEAN & Asia Forum (AAF) was held in person on 4 August 2023 during a time when the world and our region were facing multiple global crises that some have termed a ‘polycrisis’. Themed “Rebuilding Resilience in A Prolonged Polycrisis”, the 15th AAF...

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06 Nov The Straits Times: Biden-Xi Summit – Beyond Hello and a Handshake

Expectations are rising about a meeting between United States President Joe Biden and China’s leader Xi Jinping in mid-November. “We’re aiming to have a constructive conversation, meeting between the leaders in San Francisco in November,” White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said recently of the long-awaited talks....

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