Vietnam’s footwear industry is likely to benefit as manufacturers leave China in search of lower labor costs.
As the second-largest economy in ASEAN behind Indonesia, Thailand presents ample investment opportunities for foreign businesses.
Vietnam’s VinFast is among new entrants in the EV market, and its lower-cost and tech-heavy offerings could pose a real threat to existing manufacturers.
American fast-food giants have grown into the Indonesian market by using culturally appropriate programs and tailoring their foods to engage and suit the tastes of the local population.
The growing high-wealth Chinese population living in Singapore will likely create more business and investment links between the two countries.
Indonesia’s parliament has approved the country’s membership in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade pact.
Indonesia is home to some 40 percent of the world’s geothermal resources, and the sector will be key to the country’s energy sustainability goals.
Singapore is highly dependent on food and beverage imports and the country presents a highly lucrative market for Australian food brands.
ASEAN Briefing discusses investment opportunities in Singapore’s healthcare sector, which is considered one of the best in the world.
The US government recently approved a 24-month tariff exemption for solar panels from four Southeast Asian countries which include Vietnam.