AGA supports EU-ABC to engage with the highest levels of government

Monday December 9, 2019 10:04 AM  About 4 months ago

From 26-29 November Asia Group Advisors had the opportunity to assist EU-ASEAN Business Council (EU-ABC) in its 2019 Business Mission. EU-ABC had 76 registered delegations representing 37 companies from various industries. The delegation had the opportunity to engage productively with President Joko Widodo, numerous ministers and 19 government ministries in just 4 days.

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Indonesia Maju and the implications for business

Monday December 9, 2019 10:03 AM  About 4 months ago

On 6 November, Associate Director for Indonesia and Southeast Asia Lauren Adams joined the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (AmChamSG)’s expert panel to discuss what to expect from Indonesia President Jokowi’s new cabinet and implications for investments and businesses in the market.

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Jokowi 2.0

Monday November 4, 2019 5:18 AM  About 5 months ago

On Tuesday 29 October, Asia Group Advisors together with American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (AmChamSG) hosted a fireside chat with AGA Founder Adam Schwarz and Senior Advisor Erry Riyana Hardjapamekas on the prospects of Jokowi’s second term in office. The discussion touched upon the political priorities and challenges of the newly established cabinet, the public backlash following the decision to curb the powers of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and what it all means for business.

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ASEAN needs bigger voice in US-China rivalry

Monday November 4, 2019 5:17 AM  About 5 months ago

The annual East Asia Summit hosted by ASEAN kicked off in Bangkok on 4 November, giving ASEAN an opportunity to find its own voice on the rising US-China rivalry that is increasingly impacting both political and economic relationships across Southeast Asia. In a commentary published on Asia Times, Asia Group Advisors CEO Adam Schwarz argues that a failure by ASEAN to do so risks regional division and declining global relevance for the regional grouping.

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AGA Associate Director views on infrastructure development and economic priorities as we approach President Joko Widodo’s second term.

Friday September 13, 2019 2:24 AM  About 7 months ago

Lauren Adams, Associate Director Indonesia and Southeast Asia, shared AGA’s views on infrastructure development and economic priorities as we approach President Joko Widodo’s second term.

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AGA Thailand Country Director Nattabhorn Juengsanguansit was invited by American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore as a panelist

Friday September 13, 2019 2:22 AM  About 7 months ago

AGA Thailand Country Director Nattabhorn Juengsanguansit was invited by American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore as a panelist to talk about developments and opportunities in Laos and Cambodia.

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Adam Schwarz on the state of US-Indonesia relations

Tuesday August 13, 2019 8:42 AM  About 8 months ago

AGA’s Founder and CEO Adam Schwarz sharing his insights on the state of US-Indonesia relations 70 years after establishing diplomatic ties in an article titled “Indonesia, US remain upbeat despite lull in strategic ties”. The article was published in the print and online versions of The Jakarta Post on 23 July 2019.

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Meeting with Prof. Sukoso, Head of the Halal Product Assurance Agency (BPJPH)

Tuesday August 13, 2019 8:39 AM  About 8 months ago

AGA’s Analyst and FMCG expert Cazadira Fediva Tamzil joined AmCham Indonesia’s meeting with Prof. Sukoso (Head of the BPJPH) on 11 July 2019 at the Ministry of Religious Affairs and exchanged views with fellow participants on the grace period for existing MUI-certified products to adjust to the new logo and on other halal product-related issues.

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The Pakatan Harapan Government: One Year On

Tuesday August 13, 2019 8:36 AM  About 8 months ago

AGA’s Senior Advisor Mohamed Nawab Osman and Malaysia Country Representative Amara Buyse presented an assessment of the Pakatan Harapan government one year after its shock victory titled “Pakatan Harapan: One Year On” in collaboration with the EU-ASEAN Business Council on 25 July 2019.

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Indonesia: proposed changes to data localization requirements”.

Tuesday July 9, 2019 9:05 AM  About 9 months ago

Indonesia’s ICT Ministry on 20 June released the latest draft of government regulation 82/2012, proposing revised data localization requirements for private sector data. Find AGA’s analysis of the proposed amendments here.

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