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Pandemic setbacks could prompt PHL review of ASEAN integration goals

Published by rudy Date posted on January 30, 2022

January 30, 2022 | 10:32 pm THE PHILIPPINES could call for revisions in a region-wide economic integration plan after the pandemic affected its growth trajectory, the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) said in a report. In a research paper, How Does the Philippines Fare in Meeting the ASEAN Economic Community Vision 2025?, PIDS said…

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Economic recovery in Asean expected to be strong this year, but some risks lie ahead How well Asean can recover also depends on how well it can ride on global trends, economists and other experts said at a panel discussion.

Published by rudy Date posted on January 27, 2022

Adeline Tan PUBLISHED JAN 27, 2022, 8:09 PM SGT SINGAPORE – Economic recovery in Asean is expected to be strong this year, bolstered by pandemic fatigue and countries shifting its strategies from grappling with Covid-19 to living with it. But there are some uncertainties about whether governments will re-impose restrictions and growth will be collective,…

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PIDS Webinar Bites: Assessing the Philippines’ Performance in Meeting the ASEAN Economic Community Vision 2025

Published by rudy Date posted on December 3, 2021

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Highest wage Indonesia in the world?

Published by rudy Date posted on November 19, 2021

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ASEAN Economic Community – Providing Better Economic Opportunities and Quality of life

Published by rudy Date posted on November 11, 2021

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Farewell, Myanmar: Corporate exodus grows, from Europe to India

Published by rudy Date posted on October 30, 2021

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‘Philippines to lead ASEAN growth in 2022’

Published by rudy Date posted on October 25, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon – The Philippine Star, 25 Oct 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Economic recovery for Southeast Asia is expected to be more pronounced next year, as the region learns to live with COVID, with the Philippines expected to post the strongest rebound.

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Dear ASEAN, modern slavery at sea is worsening on your watch

Published by rudy Date posted on September 27, 2021

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17 Sept 2021 – Asean workers denounce Myanmar military junta

Published by rudy Date posted on September 17, 2021

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Most people in Asean say no to coal, yes to renewables as climate risks grow, says survey

Published by rudy Date posted on September 16, 2021

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Divergent recovery in the ASEAN+3 amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Published by rudy Date posted on September 10, 2021

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ASEAN: Running its own race to decarbonisation

Published by rudy Date posted on September 8, 2021

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IMF cuts GDP growth forecast for ASEAN-5 to 4.3%

Published by rudy Date posted on July 28, 2021

by Lawrence Agcaoili (The Philippine Star), 28 Jul 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered its economic growth forecast for member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN-5) as the recent high COVID-19 infection rates continue to dampen the region’s recovery from the pandemic-induced recession.

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DAILY SNAPSHOT: Total Cases crossed 4.93 million at 7:00 pm with over 46,000 New Cases reported across Southeast Asia since our last update.

Published by rudy Date posted on July 1, 2021

DAILY SNAPSHOT: Total Cases crossed 4.93 million at 7:00 pm with over 46,000 New Cases reported across Southeast Asia since our last update. pic.twitter.com/3rT4W5MSrX — The ASEAN Post (@theaseanpost) July 1, 2021

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Danish clothing brand poised to resume Myanmar sourcing

Published by rudy Date posted on May 14, 2021

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Update on ASEAN growth rates in Q1 2021

Published by rudy Date posted on May 13, 2021

Update on ASEAN growth rates in Q1 2021:?? +4.5%?? +0.2%?? -0.5%?? -0.7%?? -4.2% We're still lagging behind. pic.twitter.com/BNNdyojm6B — JC Punongbayan (@jcpunongbayan) May 13, 2021

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ASEAN chairman’s statement on the leaders meeting

Published by rudy Date posted on April 24, 2021

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Workers vs the military

Published by rudy Date posted on April 23, 2021

by Ruben Torres, 23 Apr 2021 WORKERS versus the military. You would think there is a very clear mismatch in this struggle. The workers’ organizations in Myanmar have been spearheading the struggle against the military in Myanmar since the February 1 coup d’ état in that country.

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The total combined GDP of 10 ASEAN member states was valued at US$3.2 trillion in 2019. This places ASEAN, collectively, as the fifth largest economy in the world, after the United States, China, Japan, and Germany.

Published by rudy Date posted on April 21, 2021

The total combined GDP of 10 ASEAN member states was valued at US$3.2 trillion in 2019. This places ASEAN, collectively, as the fifth largest economy in the world, after the United States, China, Japan, and Germany.#TheASEANPost #ASEAN #Population #Growth #Economy #Development pic.twitter.com/nCSV9hyH3Y — The ASEAN Post (@theaseanpost) April 21, 2021

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‘Bleeding strike’ as Myanmar’s death toll mounts

Published by rudy Date posted on April 15, 2021

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Philippines calls on Myanmar to adhere to the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration

Published by rudy Date posted on April 12, 2021

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Asean struggles between consensus and principles

Published by rudy Date posted on April 11, 2021

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Laos now perceived to be the third most corrupt country in the Asean bloc in 2020, says Transparency International

Published by rudy Date posted on April 10, 2021

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10 Apr 2021 – Engendering a resilient and inclusive Asean

Published by rudy Date posted on April 10, 2021

By: Kristine C. Francisco-Alcantara, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 10 Apr 2021 In 2017, on the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Nations (Asean), policymakers, women business leaders, entrepreneurs, and international organizations gathered for the first Asean Women’s Business Conference in Manila and urged Asean leaders to recognize the importance of women’s economic empowerment as…

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Supporting a strong, inclusive and sustainable recovery in ASEAN

Published by rudy Date posted on April 6, 2021

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Cambodia, ASEAN likely to teeter off balance with RCEP

Published by rudy Date posted on April 1, 2021

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ASEAN moving towards smart production

Published by rudy Date posted on March 28, 2021

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Indonesia’s job creation law a blow to labour

Published by rudy Date posted on March 11, 2021

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Post-pandemic Asean recovery

Published by rudy Date posted on January 30, 2021

By: Rashesh Shrestha, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 30 Jan 2021 The three main challenges Asean will face post-pandemic—digitalization, supply chains, and human capital—have been widely discussed. Each of these has been emphasized in the Asean Comprehensive Recovery Framework and its implementation plan.

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OECD-PCC competition report on PH logistics: OECD found that the cost of logistics to sales remains high in the Philippines, approximately 27% higher compared to other ASEAN countries.

Published by rudy Date posted on January 29, 2021

OECD-PCC competition report on PH logistics: OECD found that the cost of logistics to sales remains high in the Philippines, approximately 27% higher compared to other ASEAN countries. pic.twitter.com/3P7YQoaVEY — Warren de Guzman (@wddeguzman) January 29, 2021

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June – Pride Month

“We are proud of everyone!”

 

Continuing
Solidarity with CTU Myanmar,
trade unions around the world,
for democracy in Myanmar,
with the daily protests of
people in Myanmar against
the military coup and
continuing oppression.

 

Accept National Unity Government
(NUG) of Myanmar.
Reject Military!

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