ASEAN is grappling with surging Omicron infections in tandem with myriad economic challenges
With the RCEP in force, SMEs gain easier access to the regional market and greater ability to overcome supply chain disruptions
The entry into force of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will cause profound changes in the global trade and economic landscape
Room remains for upgrade of the RCEP
Although the novel coronavirus outbreak could only cause a fleeting impact on China’s economy, any major fluctuation in the world’s second large economy will significantly influence the global economy through supply and industrial chains.
Global impact of China’s economic slowdown.