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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT (IBR)

The road to prosperity? Infrastructure improvements driving ASEAN business outlook

The opportunities for businesses in the ASEAN region are significant. Particularly for those businesses involved in digital and physical infrastructure improvements underpinning a new wave of development. As economic and business ties across Southeast Asia strengthen, ensuring cooperation will be key to mitigating the challenges our research has identified. Ultimately this will lay the foundation for sustainable growth. 

To understand more about the opportunities in the region and how your business can capitalise, contact Ian Pascoe, CEO and Managing Partner of Grant Thornton in Thailand. 

(i) Source: OECD: Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India 2018 [PDF, 8 mb]

(ii) Source: ASEAN Secretariat and SIIA [PDF, 132 kb]: Global megatrends: Implications for ASEAN Economic Community, 2017

(iii) Source: ASEAN Economic Integration Brief, June 2018 [PDF, 1 mb]

(iv) Source: Bloomberg Technology, 2018

(v) Source: The Straits Times, 2018

(vi) Source: World Economic Forum, 2018

(vii) Source: The Diplomat, 2018

(viii) Source: World Resources Institute, 2017

(ix) Source: ASEAN Cooperation on Climate Change

(x) Source: ASEAN CSR Network