A Retiring Glance At Trade – Past, Present And Future
As my tenure at UK Trade & Investment draws to a close, it’s time for a little reflection…
Explore the possibilities for your business in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam
Whilst the Chinese and Indian markets continue to grow, the prospects of their close neighbours should not be overlooked. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is made up of 10 countries which include some of the fastest growing economies in the world. By 2015, economists expect the ASEAN region to have 300 million middle class citizens with rising purchasing power, which will accelerate growth and increase consumer demand.
Join emita for our next evening seminar to explore four of the ASEAN markets -
Find out more about each of these markets at the event from our panel of experts who will provide you with:
· The latest updates on the business climate and developments in
· An overview of the opportunities available in a wealth of business sectors, including education and training, financial services, power, ICT, advanced engineering, construction and life sciences;
· Practical advice and support on how
· First hand experience from a company already trading successfully in the ASEAN region;
· Details of UKTI’s market visit to
In addition, all delegates in attendance will receive a complimentary copy of the business intelligence publication ‘The Report: Thailand 2011’ courtesy of our media partner Oxford Business Group.
Ensure your company is aware of the vast potential
17h00 Registration, light refreshments and networking
17h30 Welcome and introduction
17h35 Focus on
Martyn Skinner Consultancy Services
18h00 Focus on
Steve Buckley, Chairman,
British Chamber of Commerce Thailand UK Group
18h25 Focus on
Paul Smith, Chairman, Harvey Nash plc
18h50 Case study of success in the ASEAN region
Bryan Jones, President, Fairline Boats Asia
19h10 Details of the UKTI market visit to
Steve Barton, Operations Manager, UKTI
19h15 Q&A and discussion
19h30 Close and networking buffet
Oxford Business Group (OBG), a global publishing, research and consultancy firm, publishes economic intelligence on the markets of Africa, Middle East, Asia and
OBG offers comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral developments, including banking, capital markets, energy, infrastructure, industry and insurance.
OBG’s acclaimed economic and business reports are the leading source of local and regional intelligence, while OBG’s online economic briefings provide up-to-date in-depth analysis. OBG’s consultancy arm offers tailor-made market intelligence and advice to firms operating in these markets and those looking to enter them.