Month: January 2021

December 2020-January 2021

While infrastructure has been an important priority area for the Southeast Asian economies, the pandemic outbreak will certainly blur this focus. Prioritising health and employment will be the key goal for most emerging...

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Recalling 2020: Port and aviation sectors to drive future growth

For a region which includes 24,000 islands, spread across 5,200 km east to west and 3,400 km from north to south, modern and well-managed maritime and aviation sectors are crucial to economic progress. While the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted both the sectors, growth in the ASEAN countries is expected to pick up pace over the medium term.

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Trends that Shaped 2020: Infrastructure growth scenario in SEA

While infrastructure has been an important priority area for Southeast Asian economies, the pandemic outbreak will certainly blur this focus. Prioritising health and employment will be the key goal for most emerging economies. Covid-19 has led to disruptions in project delivery, raw material availability, labour supply, capacity addition and investments.

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