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Check out ASEAN SME Policy Index

October 10, 2018 ECCIL News, News

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in cooperation with the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia (ERIA) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have developed an ASEAN SME PolicyIndex 2018. This report looks at the policy landscape for SME development across ASEAN, identifying potential gaps and offering recommendations going […]

ECCIL gave a seminar to staff in Prime Minister’s Office

October 2, 2018 ECCIL News, News

On the morning of 28th September 2018, Dr. Dan Fitzpatrick, a Senior Economist Advisor of ECCIL, gave a seminar to the staff of the Prime Minister’s Office. The seminar covered the topic of moving Lao PDR’s position of 141 in the Ease of Doing Business Index 2018 to double digit by 2020.

European Chambers of Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia presented on business opportunities

September 18, 2018 ECCIL News, News

Photo credit: Eurocham Myanmar On September 17th 2018 the three European Chambers of Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar gave a presentation in Bangkok on the business climate and the legal environment in their respective countries and recommendations on how to enter their markets successfully. The seminar was fully booked and among the approx. 50 participants were […]

Explore business opportunities in Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos

September 6, 2018 ECCIL News, News

ECCIL in cooperation with Eurocham Myanmar, Eurocham Cambodia and the European Association for Business and Commerce Thailand (EABC) are organising a seminar on business opportunities in Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar markets on 17th September 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. This joint event is hosted by Luther and DFDL. The 3 Eurocham will give a presentation on […]

Join our training ‘Communicating Across Cultures’ and learn how to overcome cultural barriers in business communication

September 4, 2018 ECCIL News, News

  ECCIL is pleased to inform you that we are organising a training ‘Communicating Across Cultures’. Join us for an interactive experience in learning about cultural barriers in business communication, ways to tackle them and ways to build your cultural intelligence! In international business, being culturally aware and having the ability to communicate effectively across […]

2018 EU-ASEAN Business Sentiment Survey is out!

August 31, 2018 ECCIL News, News

The EU-ASEAN Business Council has published the 2018 EU-ASEAN Business Sentiment Survey which presents a business overview of European businesses across ASEAN in 2018. European businesses continue to have a very positive outlook in Southeast Asia and expect to see ASEAN profits increase, according to the fourth annual EU-ASEAN Business Sentiment Survey, which polled more […]

As per popular request, ECCIL is re-organising a ‘Leadership Skills’ Training this October! Hurry up and register now!

August 29, 2018 ECCIL News, News

As per popular request, ECCIL is pleased to inform our members and friends that we are re-organising the Leadership Skills Training on 9th-10th October 2018 at Crowne Plaza Hotel. In today’s business environment, it’s no longer enough to simply manage people you need to lead them. As research clearly shows, effective leadership produces better results […]

Now hiring: GIZ Officer for Tourism Business Associations in Luang Prabang (50%) Coordinator for ECCIL Luang Prabang Chapter (50%)

August 13, 2018 ECCIL News, News

European Union     VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT   As a federal enterprise, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. On behalf of the German Government, GIZ currently is implementing a large number of projects in Lao PDR in […]