In Conversation: Gemma Manning, Gemstar Technology

07 Feb 2019 By Gordon Flake, Gemma Manning

On 5 February 2019, Professor Gordon Flake, CEO of the Perth USAsia Centre, facilitated an event hosted by Gemstar which provided advice to WA businesses about entering the ASEAN Market.

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Australia needs Asia more than Asia needs us. Australia – it’s time to act now!

04 Feb 2019 By Gemma Manning

For many years now we have spoken as a country about the Asia opportunity; beginning with the release of the Asian Century White Paper in 2012 by the Gillard Government, followed by ongoing and regular dialogue in the business community about the benefits of doing business in Asia.

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ASEAN is the answer for Australian business in 2019

15 Jan 2019 By Gordon Flake

While China and Japan will continue to loom large and India is on the horizon, and as the WA Government develops its Asian Engagement Strategy; Australian businesses should look to the dynamic ASEAN region.

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Doing Business In Vietnam

14 Nov 2018 By Cat Thao Nguyen, Tammy Wayne-Elliot

Cat Thao Nguyen, Director of Global Ready LLC Vietnam, shares her insights into breaking into the Vietnamese market in the lead-up to the WA-ASEAN Trade and Investment Dialogue co-hosted by the Perth USAsia Centre and the Government of Western Australia on 15-16 November 2018.

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Australia - ASEAN Shared Prosperity

09 Jul 2018 By Hugo Seymour

Australia's Ambassador to ASEAN, Ambassador Jane Duke, discussed Australia and ASEAN and the strategic opportunities for shared prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region.

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Evaluating Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality in Australia’s ASEAN Programs

25 May 2018 By Tara Duane

A policy-by-policy analysis of gender and women's issues in Australia's ASEAN programs demonstrates that a stronger, more focused and more systematic approach in the evaluation of such programs will build on past successes to further improve gender equality in the region.

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Maritime Piracy and Kidnapping in the Sulu-Celebes Sea

02 May 2017 By Reginald Ramos

The recent revitalisation of the diplomatic efforts between the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia surrounding the Sulu-Celebes Sea seem promising, but it is only one step closer towards shifting the tides of piracy and crime on the ground.

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