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Addressing Job Scammers Impersonating SIIA Staff

Singapore, Thursday, 16 May 2024: Addressing Job Scammers Impersonating SIIA Staff The Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA) has recently identified an increase in fraudulent activities involving individuals impersonating SIIA staff members and offering employment options to targeted individual. These scammers have employed emails to...

11th Singapore Dialogue on Sustainable World Resources

REGISTER HERE Theme: Next Economy and the Future of Resources Date: Thursday, 9 May 2024 Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm (Registration begins at 8:30am) Venue: Fullerton Hotel Singapore Synopsis The future world economy will be both greener and smarter. To keep pace with this change, ASEAN countries are working to cut their...

11th SWR: Redefining ASEAN’s Resource Sector for A Green Economy

Redefining ASEAN’s Resource Sector for A Green Economy Singapore, Thursday, 9 May 2024: As the global economy pivots towards sustainability and low-carbon practices, the role of ASEAN’s resource sector in shaping the next economy becomes increasingly vital.  Experts at the 11th Singapore Dialogue on Sustainable World...

China Outlook: Unpacking China’s Two Sessions 2024

China convened its annual 2024 Two Sessions in early March bringing together the country’s top political advisory bodies, the National People's Congress, and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, to discuss the country’s future policy trajectory on both the political and economic fronts. With China facing...

Strengthening Japan-Singapore Partnership in the Regional Architecture: 17th Japan-Singapore Symposium

Media Release Immediate Release    Strengthening Japan-Singapore Partnership in the Regional Architecture: 17th Japan-Singapore Symposium Delegates underscore pathways for enhanced cooperation between Japan and Singapore    Tokyo, 15 March 2024 - Amid a shifting global order and strategic challenges to the multilateral rules-based system, Japan and Singapore reaffirmed their strong ties...

Rizal Sukma: Policy continuity to be expected under Prabowo

The 2024 Indonesian presidential election results were surprisingly decisive. Based on the unofficial quick counts, Indonesia’s Minister of Defence Prabowo Subianto and his running mate Gibran Rakabuming Raka, the incumbent President Joko Widodo’s (“Jokowi”) eldest son, clinched an estimated 58% of votes. This outcome eliminated...

Conference Highlights: Sustainable World Forum (SWF)

[download id="11655"] The Sustainable World Forum (SWF) held on 15 November 2023 brought together key regional corporate leaders, industry experts and policymakers from Indonesia, Singapore and beyond to discuss how ASEAN can leverage digital and technological advancements for green transition. As the world grapples with the mounting...

BKHS: Capitalising on the “Connectivity Contest” to Reshape Globalisation

Globalisation connotes massive flows of people, goods, services and capital, resulting in increased integration and interdependence of economies and societies. This process has created unprecedented economic growth and development. However, the transformation has been uneven. Increased inequality has emerged, while development has often come at...