We will be operating this article as a running live update service to keep businesses in the ASEAN region informed with regards to the coronavirus.
Singapore began Phase 2 of reopening its economy from June 19, allowing more businesses to resume activities.
The ASEAN region presents new opportunities for US investors, in particular those who are looking to diversify their supply chains.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) recently approved US$46.5 million in low-interest loans to businesses in Myanmar.
On May 13, 2020, Singapore introduced the MAS-SFA-AMTD FinTech Solidarity Grant to support Singapore-based fintech firms.
Singapore launched its latest stimulus package valued at US$23 billion to dampen the economic impact of the virus.
We introduce Thailand’s investment opportunities and assess its potential as a China plus one location.
Indonesia launched the National Economic Recovery program on May 11, 2020, which provides the latest stimulus policies for the economy.
We profile Malaysia’s trade and business climate and assess its viability as a China+1 investment location for foreign enterprises based in China.
Read our analysis on ASEAN overtaking the EU as China’s largest trading partner in the first quarter of 2020.