SLOW PROGRESS ON ASEAN ECONOMIC BLUEPRINT RISKS LONG TERM FUTURE 27th May 2021: The EU-ASEAN Business Council (EU-ABC) today published two papers calling for more progress on ASEAN’s regional economic agenda and linking a durable recovery from the pandemic to ASEAN’s Leaders, Trade and Finance Ministers putting in place specific measures to accelerate work on the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). The EU-ABC, which represents the interests of the European business community acro
Even before the COVID-19 outbreak, digital transformation has been an important megatrend globally, and a key priority for ASEAN. However, the acute disruption to businesses brought about by COVID-19 has rapidly accelerated this transformation, pushed companies over the technology tipping point and completely revolutionised the way business is conducted. Yet, despite the incredible growth of ASEAN’s digital economy, there remain hard and soft connectivity gaps between and wit
In contrast to traditional medical devices like therapeutic products and in vitro diagnostic medical devices, digital health solutions use platforms like mobile and computing devices that are more universal and affordable. This creates tremendous opportunities for access to healthcare. Yet current regulations that ensure the safety of traditional medical devices do not fit the rapid pace of innovation, iterative nature, and cross-border accessibility that characterise softwar
The EU-ASEAN Business Council will hold its Annual General Meeting Virtually on Monday 7th June 2021 at 4pm Singapore Time. Details of the meeting are contained in the official notice which can be found here. If you require more information please contact us on email@example.com END.