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Harmonization of Standards and Mutual Recognition Agreements on Conformity Assessment in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Viet Nam
(Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2016-11-30)
This paper examines the basis of developments surrounding the ASEAN standards and conformance efforts, focusing on the following six sectors: (i) automotive, (ii) cosmetics, (iii) electrical and electronic equipment, (iv) medical devices, (v) rubber-based ...
Vientiane-Hanoi Expressway Project
(Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2019-07-05)
The Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) faces development gaps due to its unique landlocked location. To turn the weakness of being ‘landlocked’ into the strength of being ‘land-linked’ in the Mekong Region, Lao PDR needs to play a greater role ...
Cross-border Transport Facilitation in Inland ASEAN and the ASEAN Economic Community
(Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2019-02-28)
The year 2015 was a great milestone for the ASEAN with the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). There, too, was the release of the Master Plan on ASEAN Connectivity (MPAC), a set of strategic documents that details how to achieve overall ...