The EU Centre has published a Policy Brief “EU’s Strategic Autonomy and ASEAN’s Centrality – Pathways towards EU-ASEAN partnership with a strategic purpose” by Dr Yeo Lay Hwee, Director, EU Centre in Singapore. Click on the image to read more.
2016 was full of setbacks and frustrations for multilateralists with Britons going to the polls to “extricate” themselves from the European Union (EU) and Americans voting in Donald Trump whose rhetoric and policies reflect deep-seated suspicion, if not outright hostility, towards globalisation and free trade. Yet, 2017 could mark a turning point for the beleaguered multilateralism, starting with the entry into force of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) championed by the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Click on the image to read more.