Background Documents

 

Opening Remarks

 

Panit, Vikitsreth, Thailand Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs

 

Surin Pitsuwan, ASEAN Secretary General

 

Mario Amano, OECD Deputy Secretary General

 

Session I

 

Presentations:

 

Macroeconomic Perspectives for Thailand: Pattama Teanravisitsakool, Director of Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board, Thailand

Macroeconomic Perspectives for Thailand: Pattama Teanravisitsakool, Director of Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board, Thailand

 

Macroeconomic Challenges for Indonesia in the current Global Crisis: Mohamad Ikhsan, Special Advisor, Co-ordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs, Indonesia

 

Capital Markets integration in ASEAN: Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala, Chairman of the ASEAN Capital Markets Forum (ACMF), Secretary- General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Thailand

 

Southeast Asian Economic Outlook - Tool for Regional Growth and Integration: Kiichiro Fukasaku, Head of Regional Desks, OECD Development Centre

 

Discussant remarks: Jayant Menon, Principal Economist, Office of Regional Economic Integration, Asian Development Bank

Discussant remarks: Jayant Menon, Principal Economist, Office of Regional Economic Integration, Asian Development Bank

 

Background documents:

 

Session II

 

Presentation:

 

The Impact of the Global Crisis on SME and Entrepreneurship Financing: Marie-Florence Estimé, Deputy Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs and Local Development, OECD

 

Session III

 

Presentations (Round 1):

 

Vietnam's policy in attracting FDI: Nguyen Thi Van Bich, Vice Director, Department for Foreign Investment (Presentation), Nguyen Dinh Tai, Director, Central Institute for Economic Management, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Socialist Republic of Vietnam (Handout)

 

Experience of Japan-Vietnam Joint Initiative: towards dramatic changes in the investment climate in Vietnam: Norio Hattori, Ambassador, Permanent Delegation of Japan to OECD

 

What is the PFI and how can it mobilise investment to support economic growth and sustainable development?: Carolyn Ervin, Director, Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs, OECD

 

Discussant remarks: Philip G. Gaetjens, Director Policy Support Unit, APEC

 

Presentations (Round 2):

 

Regional efforts to create an attractive investment climate: Jayant Menon, Principal Economist, Office of Regional Integration, ADB (Presentation) (Handout)

 

Vision of ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement: Simon Lee Yew Weng, Director, Malaysian Industrial Development Authority

 

Discussant remarks: Mohamad Ikhsan, Special Adviser, Co-ordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs

 

Background Documents:

 

 

Lunchtime Speech on the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention: Carolyn Ervin, Director, OECD Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs

 

Session IV

 

Presentations:

 

Promoting competition and making markets work: Hilary Jennings, Head of Competition Relations with Non-Members, OECD

 

Role of competition policy in structural reform, Mexico’s experience: Ken Smith Ramos, Director General for Institutional Relations and International Affairs, Federal Competition Commission, Mexico

 

Vision for an ASEAN competition regime by the Deputy Chair of ASEAN Expert Group on Competition: Phu Vu Ba, Deputy Director General, Vietnam Competition Agency (Presentation) (Handout)

 

Background Documents:

 

 

 

 

OECD Policy Briefs:

 

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