12 Nov Highlights- ASEAN and The Pandemic: Pressing Forward
The SIIA’s “From Crisis to Endemic: Stumbling or Pressing Ahead?” report is now available for download here: https://bit.ly/3qg0pST
The worst wave of the pandemic has just passed for most of the region. With vaccinations picking up pace, there are talks of shifting away from a “zero-COVID” target to adopting an “endemic” approach, where businesses resume operations and life can return to some semblance of normalcy. Watch the SIIA highlights of Dr. Steven Cochrane, Chief APAC Economist at Moody’s Analytics’ and Ms Lee Chen Chen, Associate Director and Senior Fellow at the SIIA as we discuss where ASEAN is at in terms of the pandemic. If you missed the webinar, read our insights article here: https://bit.ly/3c4sJzb.
This webinar also featured the SIIA’s newest report, “From Crisis to Endemic: Stumbling or Pressing Ahead?”, which examines how key ASEAN economies – Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam – are coping with the COVID-19 pandemic alongside key economic and political challenges. The four countries surveyed in this Special Report represent some 70 percent of the total ASEAN GDP.