This latest appointment builds on the company’s ESG push, following its commitment to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 20 January 2022 - AIA Singapore today announced the official appointment of Ms Leong Li Sun as its new Head of Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG). This newly created role is part of the leading … [Read more...] about AIA appoints new Head of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) for Singapore
We discuss Joe Biden’s Asia Trade Policy, one year into his Presidency. Many countries in Asia will welcome any US effort to boost trade. Access to the prized US market and American products and services would be vital to balancing their dependency on China. 2022 will be a critical year for the United States’ trade policy for Asia. As President Joe Biden’s administration … [Read more...] about One Year in, What to Make of Joe Biden’s Asia Trade Policy?
If agricultural tariffs are too low, they can kill critical agriculture sectors. Furthermore, the livelihood of millions of farmers and fisherfolk in these sectors will be severely jeopardized. This may happen with the inclusion of two sections in the proposed “Livestock Development and Competitiveness Law of 2021” . The bill is needed and well-formulated. But these sections … [Read more...] about Tariffs that kill
The American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) has urged the Senate to approve the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) for companies here to immediately enjoy its promised benefits. “We would like to emphasize the need for the Senate concurrence of RCEP as soon as possible in order for Philippine and American businesses based in the country to fully … [Read more...] about American chamber of commerce urges Senate to approve RCEP
KOTA KINABALU: Indonesia’s plan for a new national capital in eastern Kalimantan is taking off soon and Sabah is on board with it. Sabah and Indonesia have had trade and other dealings with each other all this while, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Hajiji Noor, adding that the new development would further strengthen their ties and benefit both places. “The shift of … [Read more...] about Sabah enthusiastic about Indonesia’s new capital city