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Infrastructure Value Chains and Motivations of MNEs in ASEAN Examines the interconnection of infrastructure value chain players in ASEAN as well as multinational enterprises (MNEs)' roles in each segment. Demonstrates statistical data and value chain of electricity, telecommunication, transport, e-commerce and ICT-enabled sector. Analyzes key drivers to increase MNEs' investment or participation in infrastructure development in ASEAN. Mentions projects related to power plants in ASEAN and CLMV countries ...Continue Reading English 92828
Infrastructure Investment and Private Sector Players in ASEAN Focuses on infrastructure investment and key players from private sector in ASEAN. Explains importance of infrastructure development as an economic accelerator, comparing to other regions' experiences. Covers statistics, trends, and investment needs for electricity, telecommunication, Information Communication Technology (ICT), transport, and special economic zones. Presents foreign private investment in ASEAN’s infrastructure, covering fore ...Continue Reading English 92827
FDI Development and Corporate Investment Strategies Looks at foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow and multi-national enterprises (MNEs) development in ASEAN, covering FDI trends in 2014, intra-ASEAN and CLMV investment, MNEs' strategies and expansion, investment facilitation and policy development. Explores infrastructure investment situation, investment needs, key players, and its value chain, covering electricity, telecommunication, transport, e-commerce and information Communication Technolo ...Continue Reading English 92826
ASEAN Challenge Compiles interviews relating to ASEAN's regional policies on economy and socio-cultural integration. Explores macroeconomic perspectives, covering regional strategic direction after 2015, five challenges for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), and foreign investment flow in ASEAN countries. Exhibits industrial insights of Thai furniture and lighting business in ASEAN market. Mentions social disparity in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS), improve ...Continue Reading Multilanguage 92823
Moving the AEC Beyond 2015: Managing Domestic Economic Interests in Thailand Sineenat Sermcheep Studies conflicts in Thailand's domestic economic interest, namely agricultural sector, logistics industry, and the mobility of medical professionals. Reviews Thailand's progress on ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) commitment to the blueprint. Traces evident and causes for the slow pace of liberalization in the mentioned sectors. Concludes that the greater economic return will benefit large exporters and multinational companies rather than farme ...Continue Reading English 92798
The ASEAN-Pacific Alliance: Opportunities and Obstacles Chaowarit Chaowsangrat Studies economic transaction and interregional cooperation between 6 ASEAN countries covering Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Viet Nam, Indonesia, and the Philippines, and the Pacific Alliance comprising of Chile, Columbia, Mexico and Peru. Gives statistical data of major imports and exports, trade balance, and regional economic agreements engaged from 2009 to 2013. English 92791
Improving the Regulatory and Support Environment for Migrant Workers for Greater Productivity, Competitiveness, and Social Welfare in ASEAN Hatsukano, Naomi Studies migration in Southeast Asia relating to the impact of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). Addresses ASEAN migration management, lower-skilled labour migration, and the 2008 work plan deploying the ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of Rights of Migrant Workers (ACMW). Exhibits case studies of migrant workers from the Mekong countries to Thailand and illegal lower-skilled Cambodian workers in Thailand. Emphasizes on promoting t ...Continue Reading English 92781
Reforming the Intellectual Property System to Promote Foreign Direct Investment in ASEAN Studies the intellectual property (IP) system and its current situation in ASEAN countries to find out impact factors for foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow from Japanese, Chinese, Korean, American (U.S.), and European (EU) multinational companies (MNCs). Analyzes trend of companies' investment, expansion factor, problems and challenges of IP systems in each ASEAN country, focusing on MNCs in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam. Reve ...Continue Reading English 92750
Handbook on Liberalisation of Professional Services Through Mutual Recognition in ASEAN: Engineering Services Explains how to qualify and practice as a professional engineer- either as an employee or through the setting up of commercial presence in all ASEAN member states, covering Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Defines terms, rules, and model of ASEAN Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRAs) for the engineering services. Includes relevant laws and regulations, professi ...Continue Reading English 92734
Handbook on Liberalisation of Professional Services Through Mutual Recognition in ASEAN: Surveying Services Explains how to qualify and practice as a surveyor in all ASEAN member states, covering Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Defines terms, rules, and model of ASEAN Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRAs) for the surveying services. Includes relevant laws and regulations, professional association, licensing body and qualifying as a surveyor, setting up either a surv ...Continue Reading English 92733
Handbook on Liberalisation of Professional Services Through Mutual Recognition in ASEAN: Accountancy Services Explains how to qualify and practice as an accountant in all ASEAN member states, covering Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Defines terms, rules, and model of ASEAN Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRAs) for the accountancy professions. Includes relevant laws and regulations, professional association, licensing body for the accountancy profession, qualifying as ...Continue Reading English 92732
The Potential Assessment and Readiness of Transport Infrastructure and Services in Thailand for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Executive Summary Report Revisits current status and efficiency of Thailand transport system relating to transport agreement of ASEAN community, covering the master plan, ASEAN highway network, railway network, inland border passes, ports and airports. Reveals Thailand's economic and logistic performance on cross-border trade, production bases, tourism, future transport routes, freight and passenger transport, and efficiency of future transport system under its existing ...Continue Reading Multilanguage 92723
The Potential Assessment and Readiness of Transport Infrastructure and Services in Thailand for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Appendix Compiles appendix incorporate with an executive summary report of 'The Potential Assessment and Readiness of Transport Infrastructure and Services in Thailand for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)'. Presents suggestions from a brainstorming on chances and threats of AEC towards Thailand's logistics and infrastructure development. Exhibits AEC Blueprints, multilateral logistics development projects, import and export statistics, a list of custom ch ...Continue Reading Thai 92722
The Potential Assessment and Readiness of Transport Infrastructure and Services in Thailand for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Final Report: Main Report Assesses current transportation infrastructure and service in Thailand from all modes, including roads, rails, marine, and air, in order to find gaps for improvement, as well as to formulate framework and strategic preparation for entering AEC. Analyzes current situation, problems, threats, feasibility, integral plans or projects that enhance economic gateway. Studies readiness, opportunities, benefits, and limitation under AEC circumstance. R ...Continue Reading Thai 92721
ASEAN Services Integration Report Gives statistical data and analysis of ASEAN's achievements in the integration of service markets with challenges ahead. Assesses the importance of services trade in ASEAN, member states' performance, competitiveness of the integration, along with untapped potential. Identifies policy barriers to services trade in ASEAN. Demonstrates lessons learned of services liberalization in this region, including Malaysia's higher education service, Singa ...Continue Reading English 92709
ASEAN Services Integration Report Gives statistical data and analysis of ASEAN's achievements in the integration of service markets with challenges ahead. Assesses the importance of services trade in ASEAN, member states' performance, competitiveness of the integration, along with untapped potential. Identifies policy barriers to services trade in ASEAN. Demonstrates lessons learned of services liberalization in this region, including Malaysia's higher education service, Singa ...Continue Reading English 92709
ASEAN Services Integration Report Gives statistical data and analysis of ASEAN's achievements in the integration of service markets with challenges ahead. Assesses the importance of services trade in ASEAN, member states' performance, competitiveness of the integration, along with untapped potential. Identifies policy barriers to services trade in ASEAN. Demonstrates lessons learned of services liberalization in this region, including Malaysia's higher education service, Singa ...Continue Reading English 92709
Thai Strategy Towards the ASEAN Community Kasemsant Weerakun Compiles articles from an AEC specialist Kasemsant Veerakul, published in Post Today newspaper during 2012-2015 in coherent with Thailand national strategy towards AEC. Criticizes Thai policies in national development, economic investment, logistics, infrastructure, education, labor force and social sectors which need clearer vision, strategic positioning, strategic direction, and more efficient KPI measurement. Gives suggestions on the country ...Continue Reading Thai 92708
Thai Strategy Towards the ASEAN Community Kasemsant Weerakun Compiles articles from an AEC specialist Kasemsant Veerakul, published in Post Today newspaper during 2012-2015 in coherent with Thailand national strategy towards AEC. Criticizes Thai policies in national development, economic investment, logistics, infrastructure, education, labor force and social sectors which need clearer vision, strategic positioning, strategic direction, and more efficient KPI measurement. Gives suggestions on the country ...Continue Reading Thai 92708
ASEAN Strategic Action Plan for SME Development 2016-2025 Gives an overview of micro, small, medium enterprises (MSMEs) in ASEAN. Outlines MSMEs' policy for post-2015, covering vision, goals, missions, strategy, objectives, action plans and expected outcomes. Explicates actions for each strategic goals, covering to promote productivity, technology and innovation to increase access to finance to enhance market access and internationalization to enhance policy and regulatory environment and to promo ...Continue Reading English 92705