ISEAS Trends in Southeast Asia


  • The Indo-Pacific and Its Strategic Challenges : An Australian Perspective 

    Varghese, Peter (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2019-02-15)
    It is not often that a country changes the geographic definition of its primary strategic environment. But that is precisely what Australia has done in recent years by embracing the concept of the Indo-Pacific. Below is a personal perspective on what ...
  • Exploring the Trade Potential of the DFTZ for Malaysian SMEs 

    Yean, Tham Siew; Yi., Andrew Kam Jia (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2019-01-30)
    Despite the paucity of evidence in developing countries, these countries are keen to utilize e-commerce as a means for internationalizing their SMEs through exports. For Malaysia, the new government elected after the general elections in May 2018 (or ...
  • Vietnam’s Industrialization Ambitions : The Case of Vingroup and the Automotive Industry 

    Hiep, Le Hong (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2019-01-30)
    This article reviews Vingroup’s decision to enter the automotive industry and discusses its implications for Vietnam’s industrialization drive in general and its automotive industry in particular. It will provide an overview of the Vietnamese automotive ...
  • The Private Healthcare Sector in Johor: Trends and Prospects 

    Ormond, Meghann; Han, Lim Chee (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2018-07-30)
    In the following pages, we provide a contemporary snapshot of the key policies and players shaping the development of private healthcare in Johor in order to inform policymakers, current commercial stakeholders and potential investors, and residents ...

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