UKABC ASEAN 2020 Briefing

January 20, 2020 8:32 am Published by

Vietnam’s Priorities as ASEAN Chair 2020 The ASEAN story for 2020 is one of optimism in stormy trading waters. It is also one of partnership as the UK looks to deepen its relationship with ASEAN in a way not seen before. The full room – that included ASEAN diplomats, UK government and business figures – […]

UK-ASEAN Business Council, Sizzling Southeast Asia Roadshow to Leicester, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds and Durham, 7-11 October 2019

October 17, 2019 2:55 pm Published by

The UKABC’s Sizzling Southeast Asia Roadshow, in partnership with Santander, brought Southeast Asia to over 200 companies across the Midlands Engine and Northern Powerhouse. Export-ready companies engaged with experts about the vast commercial opportunities in ASEAN, how to access them and provided that invaluable practical knowledge on how to do business in this dynamic region […]

UKABC Participates in 3rd ASEAN Economic Community Dialogue

October 14, 2019 8:25 pm Published by

3rd ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Dialogue. 3-4 October, Jakarta. Themed ‘Strengthening ASEAN-Driven Public-Private Engagement’, the 3rd AEC Dialogue provided an update to business councils and associations on the recent ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting and progress in sectoral areas including trade facilitation. Dr Aladdin D. Rillo, Deputy Secretary-General for the AEC, opened the dialogue with an […]

English Language Training Launches in Laos

May 3, 2019 12:33 pm Published by

Pingu’s English and British Embassy Laos Announce New International Education Partnership For English Language Training Parents in Laos will soon be able to enrol their children into the globally popular Pingu’s English language training system from the UK, thanks to a new international education partnership announced today. Ms Ketsavanh Panyathip, a business woman and leading […]

Breakfast Briefing with Secretary-General of ASEAN

February 6, 2019 9:49 am Published by

23 January 2019, Rolls Royce, London The UK-ASEAN Business Council hosted the ASEAN Secretary-General, H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi, to a breakfast briefing with invited guests from the UK’s corporate and government sectors and Members of Parliament. The Secretary-General was keen to listen to areas of interest in Southeast Asia and the discussion covered a […]

Gala Dinner Held in Honour of Secretary-General of ASEAN H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi

February 5, 2019 12:32 pm Published by

23 January 2019, House of Lords The UK-ASEAN Business Council hosted a Gala Dinner in Honour of the ASEAN Secretary-General, Dato Lim Jock Hoi. Guests included Rt Hon. Mark Field MP, Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, ASEAN Heads of Missions in the UK, Prime Minister’s Trade […]