SPI participated in the Investment in ASEAN Workshop in Lisbon, Portugal organized by ANJE in 8 February 2017.
This workshop aimed to analyse the characteristics of the market, the most relevant sectors of activity, input formulas as well as taxes regime.
SPI made a presentation explaining geographical, social and economy condition of Singapore as well as its business and market opportunities. With its representative office in Singapore, SPI offered to help young Portuguese entrepreneurs and SMEs to internationalise their company to the ASEAN region. Finally SPI also shared some projects that has been done in Southeast Asia including SEA-EU NET II as well as other public lectures and innovation showcase.
The workshop was attended by about 30 participants coming from various background including HE Mulya Wirana the Ambassador of Indonesia, HE Kiran Moongtin the Minister Counsellor of Thailand, representatives from Malaysian Investment Development Authority, young entrepreneurs, as well as professionals. They met and discussed the current business trend, opportunities and challenges in the ASEAN region.