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The Grand One Belt-One Road Initiative: Opportunities, challenges and implications

 


Making sense of future economy, now

 


Better tech adoption by SMEs urged to help their businesses

 


My Say: Why focusing on cost of living is misguided

 


Singapore can ‘partner China in one belt one road initiative’

 


French Champagne House Billecart-Salmon

  • Taking its own sweet time
    Link:ST Food, 30 April 2017
    Source: The Sunday Times © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction

 


Is Singapore Really The World’s Most Expensive City?

 


For investments into India, focus on five states: Pillai

 


Business lobby groups need to look beyond cost cutting

 


Singapore Budget 2017

 


2017 PECC Singapore Conference on “APEC’s Post 2020 Agenda: Rising Protectionism, Economic Rebalancing and Diversified Growth”

 


APEC 2017: Springboard for economic initiatives from Vietnam

 


Transform or risk new normal of low, slow growth

 


2016 Annual Asia Competitiveness Institute Conference on “Competitiveness Ranking of Subnational Economies and Public Policy Studies in Greater China, India, Indonesia and ASEAN”

      • 国大亚洲竞争力研究所调查:新加坡人购买力亚洲居冠
        Link:Lianhe Zaobao, 25 November 2016
        Source: Lianhe Zaobao © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction

 


Asia Competitiveness Institute (ACI)-World Bank ASEAN Economic Forum

      • 新加坡整体竞争力亚细安第一
        Link:Lianhe Zaobao, 10 September 2016
        Source: Lianhe Zaobao © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction
      • 新加坡大学当年向世行借贷扩建九年还清
        Link:Lianhe Zaobao, 10 September 2016
        Source: Lianhe Zaobao © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction
      • NUS partners World Bank on public policy
        Link:NUS News, 14 September 2016
      • World Bank Group and National University of Singapore to Strengthen Collaboration
        Link:The World Bank, 9 September 2016
      • NUS, World Bank to jointly study global issues
        Link:
        The Straits Times, 10 September 2016
        Source: The Straits Times © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction

 

Asia Competitiveness Institute (ACI)-World Bank Greater China-India Economic Forum


Acting Minister Ong Ye Kung mentioning ACI in his speech

Link & Video: Channel News Asia, 8 April 2016
(Timestamp is from 37:49 to 38:20)

The brief transcript is as follows:
“If international experts recognize the importance of research on Singapore-relevant subjects, all the more we must have the confidence to build up our indigenous capabilities in these subjects. We are doing so in several areas. Professor Tan Khee Giap is developing important knowledge at the Asia Competitiveness Institute, to help Singapore gain in-depth knowledge of the economy around us.“


Asean – the new growth frontier and Politics and poor infrastructure slow integration
Link:The Straits Times, 16 July 2016
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谨慎调教 理性 高度包容
Link:Lianhe Zaobao, 25 March 2016
Source: Lianhe Zaobao © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction


陈企业:今年预算案政府不会“发大红包”
Link:Lianhe Zaobao, 28 February 2016
Source: Lianhe Zaobao © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction


Make or break for Vietnam in the TPP era?
Link:The Straits Times, 25 February 2016
Source: The Straits Times © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Permission required for reproduction


陈企业:低增长不应是我国经济新常态
Lianhe Zaobao, 29 January 2016


北京成为宜居城市:长路漫漫
Lianhe Zaobao, 23 December 2015


城市宜居性无关城市大小
Lianhe Zaobao, 27 November 2015


2015 Annual Asia Competitiveness Institute Conference on “Competitiveness Ranking of Subnational Economies and Public Policy Studies in Greater China, India, Indonesia and ASEAN”

Singapore can be trusted home base for firms amid regional integration
ChannelNewsAsia, 26 November 2015

Singapore ranks 7th in liveable cities index
Link: ChannelNewsAsia, 26 November 2015

新加坡是外派人员生活费第四昂贵城市
Lianhe Zaobao, 26 November 2015

企业在本区域扩展业务时 我国是可信赖的一个基地
Link: Channel 8 News, 26 November 2015

全球宜居城市 我国列第七 日内瓦居首
Link: Channel 8 News, 26 November 2015

王瑞杰:区域经济合作让所有人受惠
Shin Min Daily News, 26 November 2015

Asia-Pac FTA is next up after RCEP: Swee Keat
Business Times, 27 November 2015

环保与文化环境两项表现逊 我国全球宜居城市排名降至第七
Lianhe Zaobao, 27 November 2015

Singapore 4th-most expensive city for expats: ACI
Link: ChannelNewsAsia, 27 November 2015

受环保、可持续发展表现拖累,全球宜居城市排名新加坡降到第七位
Lianhe Wanbao, 27 November 2015

Singapore drops four positions to 7th place in Global Liveable Cities Index
Singapore Business Review, 30 November 2015


Doing business in India: From ‘Look East’ to ‘Act East’
The Straits Times, 25 November 2015


Business as usual for S’pore after GE2015?
The Straits Times, 3 October 2015


给本区域带来商机与挑战
Lianhe Zaobao, 1 October 2015


2015年大选后让一切回归常态
Lianhe Zaobao, 28 September 2015


MOU Signing Ceremony between ACI-LKYSPP-NUS with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Government of Odisha, 10 Sep 2015

Odisha becomes fifth in India to sign MoU with CII,LKYSPP on building a Master Plan on Ease of Doing Business: Vision 2020
Orissadiary, Tuesday, September 08, 2015


Asia Competitiveness Institute (ACI) Review Seminar on “Competitiveness Studies of ASEAN-10: Vietnam at a Crossroads, Master Plan on ASEAN Connectivity and Income Growth Analysis”

研究: 我国竞争力亚细安居首12年
Lianhe Zaobao, 1 September 2015
Source: 《”研究: 我国竞争力亚细安居首12年”》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

亚洲竞争力研究所与中国智库合作 研究 “一带一路” 建设
Lianhe Zaobao, 31 August 2015
Source: 《”亚洲竞争力研究所与中国智库合作 研究 “一带一路” 建设”》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission


Asia Competitiveness Institute (ACI) Review Seminar on “Provincial and Regional Competitiveness Studies, Chinese Economy in the New Normal and Income Growth Analysis for GREATER CHINA”

中国经济转型升级面临三大挑战
Sichuan Social Science Online, 02 September 2015

李光耀公共政策学院亚洲竞争力报告: 中国经济总量将在2027年前超越美国
Lianhe Zaobao, 29 August 2015
Source: 《”李光耀公共政策学院亚洲竞争力报告: 中国经济总量将在2027年前超越美国”》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 


 

MOU Signing Ceremony between ACI-LKYSPP-NUS, Government of Bihar and Confederation of Indian Industry, 22 July 2015

MOU with Singapore varsity on Ease of Doing Business
“Singapore to teach state trade“, The Telegraph on 23 July 2015

Govt ropes in LKYSPP, ACI for MP’s economic growth
“Bihar 2nd after C’garh to sign CII MoU”, The Pioneer on 23 July 2015


MOU Signing Ceremony between ACI-LKYSPP-NUS, Government of Madhya Pradesh and Confederation of Indian Industry, 20 July 2015

MOU with Singapore varsity on Ease of Doing Business
The Free Press Journal, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Govt ropes in LKYSPP, ACI for MP’s economic growth
The Times of India, Indore, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

MP takes steps to cut red tape, industry wants more
Hindustan Times, Indore, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

MoU signing in the state of Madhya Pradesh
Raj Express, Indore, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Govt exchanges MoU for vibrant environment of business
[Newspaper]
The Pioneer, Bhopal, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

MoU signing in the state of Madhya Pradesh
Dainik Jagran, Bhopal, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

MoU signing in the state of Madhya Pradesh
Dainik Bhaskar, Bhopal, Tuesday, 21 July 2015

LKYSPP, Singapore, CII & Govt. of MP inks MoU for Easing Business Processes
Forever News, Bhopal, Monday, 20 July 2015


 

MOU Signing Ceremony between ACI-LKYSPP-NUS, Government of Chhattisgarh and Confederation of Indian Industry, 11 July 2015

C’garh becomes first State in Eastern Region to sign MoU with CII
The Hitavada City Line Raipur, 12 July 2015


 

MOU Signing Ceremony between ACI-LKYSPP-NUS, Government of Andhra Pradesh and Confederation of Indian Industry, 30 Mar 2015

Domestic Market Key For India in an Era of Weak Global Demand
The Dollar Business, 20 March 2015
Link: https://www.thedollarbusiness.com/domestic-market-key-for-india-in-an-era-of-weak-global-demand/

AP, Singapore varsity ink MoU for joint research
Business Standard, 31 March 2015
Link: http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/ap-singapore-varsity-ink-mou-for-joint-research-115033101354_1.html

AP Govt, CII and NUS sign MoU
TeluguPeople.com, 31 March 2015
Link: http://www.telugupeople.com/news/article_00096160_AP_Govt_CII_and__NUS_sign_MoU.asp

Pact signed with Singapore National University
The Hindu, 31 March 2015
Link: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/pact-signed-with-singapore-national-university/article7050964.ece

国大将协助促进印度安得拉邦经商便利度
Lianhe Zaobao, 31 March 2015
Source:《国大将协助促进印度安得拉邦经商便利度》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

AP govt, NUS ink MoU on promoting ease of doing business
KAUMUDI ONLINE, 08 April 2015
Link: http://www.kaumudi.com/innerpage1.php?newsid=62936

AP, Singapore University Ink MoU on ‘Ease of Doing Biz’
New Indian Express, 08 April 2015
Link: http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/andhra_pradesh/AP-Singapore-University-Ink-MoU-on-Ease-of-Doing-Biz/2015/04/01/article2741142.ece

 


ACI Research Mission to India

Goa
Goa scores on productivity, quality of life
The Times of India, Jul 24, 2015

Odisha
CII to assist Odisha for ‘ease of doing business’
Business Standard, July 8, 2015

CII to Help Government Draw Ease of Doing Business Plan
The New Indian Express, 9th July 2015

Punjab
CII – LKY – Punjab Govt expected to focus together on improving Ease of doing Business in state
India News Calling, July 14, 2015 08:59 PM

Punjab to ink pact with CII, Singapore varsity
The Tribune, Chandigarh, India, Jul 16 2015


 

MOU signing with Confederation of Indian Industry, 19 Mar 2015

CII signs MoU with National University of Singapore to enhance business environment in India
The Times of India, 19 March 2015
Link: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/CII-signs-MoU-with-National-University-of-Singapore-to-enhance-business-environment-in-India/articleshow/46624137.cms

Improving Investment Climate: Taking India to Top 50 on Ease of Doing Business Ranking
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), 19 March 2015
Link:http://www.cii.in/PressreleasesDetail.aspx?enc=qep+EEgeyJw1R1JlZFKgCITkTewc0y7HwZIuC5eEm/8=

Improving Investment Climate: Taking India to Top 50 on Ease of Doing Business Ranking
CII Blog, 19 March 2015
Link: http://ciiblog.org/2015/03/19/cii-signs-mou-with-national-university-of-singapore-to-enhance-ease-of-doing-business-in-states/

CII signs MoU with National University of Singapore to enhance ease of doing business in states
India Education Diary, 19 March 2015

Link: http://www.indiaeducationdiary.in/shownews.asp?newsid=33985

Need to learn from China’s Decentralization Policy & Regional Competitiveness Dynamics Prof Tan Kong Yam, Singapore University
India Education Diary, 19 March 2015
Link: http://indiaeducationdiary.in/Shownews.asp?newsid=33987

CII signs MoU with Singapore varsity to enhance ease of doing biz
The Hindu Business Line, 19 March 2015

Link: http://www.indiaeducationdiary.in/shownews.asp?newsid=33985

 


陈企业:我国经济增长潜能可达5.5%
Lianhe Zaobao, 20 April 2015
Source:《陈企业:我国经济增长潜能可达5.5%》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission


 

增加包容性的金禧预算案
Lianhe Zaobao, 24 February 2015
Source:《增加包容性的金禧预算案》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 


 

Las 10 ciudades del mundo que mejor equilibran la vida y el trabajo
ArchDaily, 13 February 2015
Link: http://www.archdaily.mx/mx/761949/las-10-ciudades-del-mundo-que-mejor-equilibran-la-vida-y-el-trabajo

 


 

澳門最宜居 科學數據在說話
Hong Kong Daily News, 05 January 2015
Link: hhttp://www.hkdailynews.com.hk/NewsDetail/Index/557932?cn=DN_&k=%E6%BE%B3%E9%96%80%E6%9C%80%E5%AE%9C%E5%B1%85

 


2014

新加坡报告和中国网民投票显示北京上海广州深圳不够宜居
Lianhe Zaobao, 29 December 2014
Source:《新加坡报告和中国网民投票显示北京上海广州深圳不够宜居》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 

2014亚太城市建设与发展峰会在京成功举办
Sohu.com, 29 December 2014

Link: http://info.focus.cn/news/2014-12-29/221780.html
Sina.com, 29 December 2014
Link: http://qd.jiaju.sina.com.cn/news/20141229/397813.shtml
China.com, 29 December 2014
Link: http://finance.china.com/fin/sxy/201412/29/9133127.html
People.cn, 29 December 2014
Link: http://ln.people.com.cn/n/2014/1229/c340342-23382839.html
Tencent, 29 December 2014
Link: http://quanzhou.jia360.com/2014/1229/1419844824529.html
Sn.ifeng.com, 29 December 2014
Link: http://sn.ifeng.com/gongyi/newswire/detail_2014_12/29/3353609_0.shtml
China Daily, 29 December 2014
Link: http://chuangxin.chinadaily.com.cn/a/chuangxinqianyan/kejichaoliu/2014/1229/68576.html
Life.21cn.com, 29 December 2014
Link: http://life.21cn.com/zaojiao/shopping/a/2014/1229/16/28801541.shtml
China Economic Net, 29 December 2014
Link: http://cz.ce.cn/zfj/201412/29/t20141229_2211669.shtml
NetEase, 29 December 2014
Link: http://hebei.news.163.com/14/1229/15/AEL37LR202790M8F.html

 


ACI Conference 2014, 26-27 November 2014

 

City Developments reaps benefits from sustainability efforts
Channel NewsAsia, 26 November 2014

Link: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/business/singapore/city-developments-reaps/1495166.html#
Click here for video

 

Singapore more costly for citizens to live in than Seoul, Hong Kong: Report
Channel NewsAsia, 27 November 2014

Link: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/singapore-more-costly-for/1497152.html

 

Asia must move beyond lowcost, says Iswaran
AsiaOne, 27 November 2014

Link: http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/asia-must-move-beyond-low-cost-says-iswaran

 

《印尼副部长陆奇:亚投行有助亚细安基建》
Lianhe Zaobao, 28 November 2014
Source:《印尼副部长陆奇:亚投行有助亚细安基建》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 

《易华仁:中小企业参照区域做法可助政府制定更好政策》
Lianhe Zaobao, 27 November 2014
Source: 《易华仁:中小企业参照区域做法可助政府制定更好政策》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 

《亚洲竞争力研究所报告显示中国各省市竞争力持续赶超港澳台》
Lianhe Zaobao, 27 November 2014
Source: 《亚洲竞争力研究所报告显示中国各省市竞争力持续赶超港澳台》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 

Local SMEs to be benchmarked against regional peers
Channel NewsAsia, 26 November 2014

Link: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/business/singapore/local-smes-to-be/1495086.html
Click here for video

 


 

Where does London rank in a list of the most livable cities? Hint:not very high
LondonlovesBusiness.com, 7 November 2014

Link: http://www.londonlovesbusiness.com/business-news/economic/where-does-london-rank-in-a-list-of-the-most-livable-cities-hint-not-very-high/9185.article

 

Urban liveability – international cities ranked
Inderscience news, 5 November 2014

Link: http://inderscience.blogspot.in/2014/11/urban-liveability-international-cities.html

 

How liveable are our cities?
Sciencecodex.com, November 5, 2014

Link: http://www.sciencecodex.com/how_liveable_are_our_cities-144929

 

How liveable are our cities?
ScienceNewsline, November 5, 2014

Link: http://www.sciencenewsline.com/articles/2014110515530018.html

 

How livable are our cities? New measure developed
Sciencedaily.com, November 5, 2014

Link: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/11/141105112612.htm


 

《消费是中国持续增长“超级动力”》
Lianhe Zaobao, 1 October 2014
Source: 《消费是中国持续增长“超级动力”》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

《亚洲竞争力研究所新办事处启用》
Lianhe Zaobao, 27 September 2014
Source: 《亚洲竞争力研究所新办事处启用》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 


 

Asia Competitiveness Institute Review Seminar on Updating Provincial and Regional Competitiveness Analysis, Geweke Causality Analysis on Development Strategies, and Provincial Agricultural Productivity for GREATER CHINA

亚洲竞争力研究所(ACI)大中华经济圈省域与区域竞争力分析更新,发展战略的格维奇因果性分析暨省域农业生产力研讨会

 

        • 《北大国际关系学院院长:中美仍可能建构新型大国关系》

 

        • Lianhe Zaobao, 23 August 2014

Source: 《北大国际关系学院院长:中美仍可能建构新型大国关系》© Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

      • 《本地学者建议亚西安主导亚洲经济发展》
        Lianhe Zaobao, 23 August 2014
        Source: 《本地学者建议亚西安主导亚洲经济发展》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 


 

Growth in a decade of shocks
The Straits Times, 12 August 2014

Source: “Growth in a decade of shocks” © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

 

 


 

Signing of Memorandum of Understanding with Insurance Authority of United Arab Emirates


Asia Competitiveness Institute Press Conference on “Annual Indices for Average Residents and Expatriates on Cost of Living for World’s Major 109 Cities: 2005-2012”

      •  《调查:本地住屋教育医疗费都低于发达国家》
        Lianhe Zaobao, 29 March 2014
        Source: 《调查:本地住屋教育医疗费都低于发达国家》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission
      • 《我的生活水平会继续提升吗?》
        Lianhe Zaobao, 29 March 2014
        Source: 《我的生活水平会继续提升吗?》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission
      •  S’pore “likely to stay pricey for expats but okay for citizen”
        The Straits Times, 29 March 2014
        Source:  S’pore “likely to stay pricey for expats but okay for citizen” © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission
      • S’pore not necessarily the ‘costliest city’
        The Business Times, 29 March 2014
        Source:  S’pore not necessarily the ‘costliest city’© Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission
      • 《我国住屋和医疗费明显低于发达国家》
        Lianhe Wanbao, 29 March 2014
        Source:  《我国住屋和医疗费明显低于发达国家》© Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission
      • 《全球109城市中排名60‧獅城生活費比發達國低》
        sinchew.com.my, 29 March 2014
      • 《台北人生活費 全球第70名》
        Central News Agency Taiwan, 28 March 2014
      •  《调查:新加坡是外派人员生活成本最昂贵的城市》
        Zaobao.com, 28 March 2014
      • Singapore is the priciest city for expats but only 60th most expensive for locals: Survey
        TheStraitsimes.com, 28 March 2014
      • S’pore ranked 60th among major cities for average residents’ cost of living
        Channelnewsasia.com, 28 March 2014

《尚达曼_经济学人调查指标与普通民众消费方式有别》
Lianhe Zaobao, 6 March 2014
Source: 《尚达曼_经济学人调查指标与普通民众消费方式有别》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

Hard Questions to answer for Singapore’s development
The Business Times, 6 March 2014
Source: “Hard Questions to answer for Singapore’s development” © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

Cost-of-living surveys reflect expatriate, not local, costs
The Straits Times, 6 March 2014
Source: “Cost-of-living surveys reflect expatriate, not local, costs” © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

Singapore the costliest city? That’s rich
The Straits Times, 6 March 2014
Source: “Singapore the costliest city? That’s rich” © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission


 Singapore Budget 2014

        • 《陈企业: 经济周期缩短、增长间断与逐渐内视的潜在危机》

Lianhe Zaobao

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22 February 2014
Source:《陈企业: 经济周期缩短、增长间断与逐渐内视的潜在危机》© Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

      • 《陈企业: 加薪补贴计划助降低基尼指数》
        Lianhe Wanbao, 22 February 2014
        Source:《陈企业: 加薪补贴计划助降低基尼指数》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission

《 陈企业博士:本地社会“向内看” 对开放经济体相当不利》
 Lianhe Zaobao, 17 February 2014
Source:《 陈企业博士:本地社会“向内看” 对开放经济体相当不利》 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited. Reproduced with permission