Sri Lanka is being developed to act as an accessory in part to Singapore, the regional Southeast Asia financial and services capital.
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India and ASEAN agreed to start discussions on reviewing the scope of the ASEAN-India free trade agreement,10 years since it came into force.
Big questions remain over the prospects for existing and future foreign investment in Myanmar following the coup.
Singapore’s Digital Economy Partnership Agreement (DEPA) with New Zealand and Chile came into effect on January 7, 2021.
Latest updates on the coup in Myanmar.
In August 2019, the amendments to the ASEAN-China FTA came into force, simplifying the rules for trade of goods, services, and investments in the ASEAN-China economic zone.
Reports from Myanmar today have indicated that a military coup has been underway and that President Win Myint together with the nation’s elected leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and other high-ranking Government officials.
Turkey is seeking to forge closer ties with ASEAN and Asia through its Asia Anew initiative which was launched in late 2019.
The British House of Lords has launched a new inquiry on the potential accession of the UK to the CPTPP trade agreement.