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Southeast Asia

The Chamber's Southeast Asia team advocates for open markets, trade and investment opportunities, and a level playing field for American businesses to compete and prosper in Southeast Asia. By engaging Chamber members both in Washington and in Southeast Asia, the recently expanded team encourages economic cooperation between countries in the region and strengthens coordination on issues of strategic importance to U.S. business, including intellectual property protection, free trade agreements, and regional economic integration.


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E.g., 10/13/2015
E.g., 10/13/2015

On September 1, the American Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines and the US Chamber of Commerce hosted a roundtable discussion to identify priority areas and issues in the context of Manila’s interest in joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).  AmCham and the Chamber, in cooperation with USAID, are collaborating on a Philippine TPP Readiness Assessment, which will identify trade and investment policy reforms that the Philippines would likely need to undertake, were it to pursue membership in the TPP.  The September 1 discussion included a series of presentations by the lead au

1 month 1 week ago

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and AmCham Indonesia have released a new study, "Indonesia's New Path: Promoting Investment, Nurturing Prosperity," which provides recommendations on promoting further U.S. investment and economic growth in Indonesia. The new study, which was prepared by the Paramadina Public Policy Institute, is the result of an ongoing Investment Initiative that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and AmCham Indonesia have undertaken with the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM), the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce (KADIN), and the Indonesian Employer's Association (APINDO).

11 months 5 days ago
Press Release

Brilliant to Meet with Business, Government Leaders from Across Asia

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant will lead a delegation of American business leaders to attend the annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Beijing, China November 8-10. The group will meet with heads of state, U.S. and foreign government officials and regional business leaders to discuss the priorities and goals of the U.S. business community.

11 months 1 week ago

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