Emerging Opportunities in Myanmar’s Construction Sector

July 2019

With manufacturers considering alternative options to relocate due to the ongoing China-US trade war and the rising wages in China, Myanmar offers a promising economic environment for construction and real estate investors. The country’s constructi...


German FDI in Malaysia and Myanmar

April 2019

German foreign direct investments in Malaysia and Myanmar


Verwaltung von Verträgen und Kündigungen in den ASEAN-Staaten

January 2019

In dieser Ausgabe des ASEAN-Briefing Magazins diskutieren wir die Verwaltung von Arbeitsverträgen sowie Kündigungen in den fünf wirtschaftsstärksten ASEAN-Staaten. Zu Beginn beschreiben wir die zentralen Merkmale von Arbeitsverträgen und Sozialv...


Export and Import Procedures in ASEAN: Best Practices

December 2018

In this issue of ASEAN Briefing magazine, we highlight the region’s export and import procedures for the benefit of trading businesses. We begin by outlining the export procedures in each ASEAN member state. Next, we focus on import procedures in e...


Setting Up a Business in Myanmar

November 2018

The IMF projects Myanmar to be the world’s fastest growing economy in 2016, with GDP forecast to advance by 8.6 percent. Still considered a frontier economy, Myanmar is at a young but developing stage for foreign direct investment (FDI) wi...


The 2018/19 ASEAN Tax Comparator

March 2018

In this issue of ASEAN Briefing magazine, we discuss both the continuity and change in ASEAN’s tax landscape and what it means for foreign investors. We begin by highlighting the salient features of the taxation regimes of the individual member sta...


ASEAN's FTAs and Opportunities for Foreign Businesses

November 2017

In this issue of ASEAN Briefing magazine, we provide an introduction to some of ASEAN’s FTAs and how foreign investors and exporters can maximize opportunities in this dynamic region. We begin by discussing the salient features of each FTA and the ...