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Asean region is an economic force to be reckoned with


(From left) Prof Kishor e Mahbubani, Datuk Paul Low, CNBC corr esponden t Adam Bakh tiar who moder ated the dis cus sion, Dr Supachai Panitchpak di and former pr esiden t of the Philippine Institute of Developmen t Studies J os ef T. Yap. The s e s sion was held in conjunction with the Invest As e an Con fer ence 2014 organis ed by Maybank Kim Eng in Singapore earlier this week.

(From left) Prof Kishor e Mahbubani, Datuk Paul Low, CNBC corr esponden t Adam Bakh tiar who moder ated the dis cus sion, Dr Supachai Panitchpak di and former pr esiden t of the Philippine Institute of Developmen t Studies J os ef T. Yap. The s e s sion was held in conjunction with the Invest As e an Con fer ence 2014 organis ed by Maybank Kim Eng in Singapore earlier this week.

With a 600-million strong population which is twice that of the United States, more than 3,000 public listed companies and a gross domestic product (GDP) growing faster than the global average, it is a given that the Asean region is a force to be reckoned with and offers much growth potential.

asean , maybank

   

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