The US and ASEAN have agreed on an updated TIFA arrangement for 2021-22, along with an Expanded Economic Engagement (E3) Work Plan.
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The ASEAN Regional Integration Support from the EU (ARISE and ARISE Plus) are programs supporting the facilitation of trade and economic integration in ASEAN.
Economic ministerial-level consultation meetings between ASEAN and its partners – the US, Hong Kong, India, the European Union, and Russia.
Bangladesh could be a gateway to markets such as China ASEAN, and the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) markets.
Cambodia has ratified the bilateral FTA with China, which aims to increase the trade of goods through reducing and eliminating tariffs.
There are many opportunities to enhance Bangladesh’s bilateral trade and investment relations with Myanmar.
Successful due diligence allows companies to minimize their risk exposure and capture the benefits of the ASEAN markets.
The UK’s interest in joining the CPTPP shows the government’s ambitions in expanding economic ties with Asian markets beyond China, such as with ASEAN.
Chris Devonshire Ellis highlights the possible impact of the US withdrawal in Afghanistan on insurgency across Southeast Asia.