Opening the region to foreign direct investment through trade multilateralization is ASEAN’s defining achievement as an organization.
There’s more to the revised mega regional Pacific Rim trade agreement than the US withdrawal.
Four crucial factors can help turn these economies from landlocked into land-linked.
SASEC is piloting an electronic cargo tracking system to make cargo transit more efficient and speed up customs processes.
Time will tell whether Asia-Pacific’s increasing trend toward regional integration extend further into labor markets.
A new approach to developing economic corridors can change the way we think about regional integration.
In Central Asia, it once took up to 58 hours and $318 for a cargo truck to cross a border. Countries in the region are working together to streamline the process for goods and services to move across borders.
Major news events, as well as monetary policy uncertainties in the United States, have a significant impact on Asian currencies, but not in the way that some might expect.
After 500 days of trade conflict, policy uncertainty is growing worldwide and the negative effects are being felt.
Central Asia is improving food safety measures to share with the world some of the more than 8000 plant species, as well as livestock, from the region.