The EU Centre has just published a new research brief by Ms Anna Athanasopoulou (Associate Fellow, EU Centre in Singapore) entitled “Tourism as a driver of economic growth and development in the EU‑27 and ASEAN regions”. Through the analysis of data sources from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), this brief demonstrates the economic importance of tourism, its challenges and plans for tourism development in both the EU and ASEAN. For more on this research brief, please click on the featured picture.
The EU Centre has published a fact sheet on mega FTAs as part of our Global Trade System Roundtable programme. Readers can learn more about why Free Trade Agreements exist, as well as the latest on major FTAs such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). Please click on the featured image for the link to a free PDF copy of the fact sheet.
The EU Centre in Singapore has been supporting the Jean Monnet research project ‘After Lisbon: the EU as an Exporter of Values and Norms through ASEM’ (Jean Monnet Programme 2010-12), Full Article »
The EU Centre is an associate partner in the EU-Asia Dialogue project, ‘Shaping a Common Future for Europe and Asia – Sharing Policy Innovation and Best Practices in Addressing Common Full Abstract »
The EU Centre has published a research brief titled ‘Perceptions of the EU in the Singapore media in 2011’ by Loke Hoe-Yeong and Cathrin Mohr. As the culmination of the Full Abstract »