8TH SSD ON 25 SEPT 2020

How has Covid-19 shaped Economic and Trade Policies in Asia

The disruption brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic has forced countries and businesses alike to re-think their economic strategy in order to carve out a more resilient future. This online dialogue will be an interactive and productive space for government officials, international affairs practitioners, academic and businessmen to share their thoughts on uncovering new opportunities and mitigating upcoming challenges in Asia as the region navigates towards a recovery.
We aspire for this forum to be a conducive platform for multiple stakeholders to exchange views on advancing connectivity, strengthening policy synergy and promoting economic cooperation within the region.

The line-up of speakers is as follows:

1) Mr Douglas Foo (President, Singapore Manufacturing Federation;
Vice Chairman, Singapore Business Federation, Singapore
2) Mr Wu Chuan (Chairman & CEO, Yangpu International Investment Consulting Co. Ltd; Deputy Director-General, Department of Commerce, Hainan Province, Republic of China)
3) Prof Pham Thi Hong Yen (Director, International Cooperation Department
Vietnam Cooperative Alliances, Vietnam
4) Mr Nuttaporn Voonklinhom (President, The Digital Trade Association, Thailand)