8 May 2019 iAdvisory Seminar: Doing Business in West Africa (Focus on Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast & Senegal) Rapid population growth, urbanisation and growing consumption present attractive business opportunities for Singapore companies in West Africa. Join us to obtain the latest market insights on West Africa and learn about key sectoral opportunities in oil & gas, housing and infrastructure development, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), digital technology and manufacturing.
14 May 2019 iAdvisory Seminar: What Singapore's first FTA with Mexico means for you Economic ties between Singapore and Mexico have always been strong, with bilateral trade more than doubling in the last decade, reaching SGD $4.7 billion in 2017. Singapore has signed our very first Free Trade Agreement with Mexico under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). Join us to network with Mexican businesses to discover new partnerships and find out how you can take advantage of the reduced tariff rates to sell or source from Latin America’s 2nd largest economy.
28 May 2019 iAdvisory Seminar: Chengdu, Sichuan - The New Growth Pole for Tech Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan province and new tier-1 city in China is entering a phase of economic transformation and has emerged as the upcoming tech & innovation city of China. They are renowned for their openness, creativity and liveliness and was ranked number 1 in Midwest China for R&D capabilities, innovation and talent resources. Chengdu is not only welcoming to foreign talent but also has appropriate policies to help foreign entrepreneurs set up their venture in the city. Join us to learn more about the tech & innovation landscape in Chengdu and possible market entry options to support your ventures overseas. Network and explore partnerships opportunities with West China Hospital (Huaxi), one of the top hospitals in China who has been on the forefront of technology adoption as well.
30 May 2019 iAdvisory Seminar: Mid-Year Update for Regional Outlook 2019 Based on The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) projections, GDP in Southeast Asia, China and India is estimated to grow by an annual average of 6.1% between 2019 and 2023.With the vibrant job market and strong household spending across these markets, the rising domestic demand is expected to support the economic growth. To leverage on the regional potentials, it is important for businesses to understand the opportunities available. Join us to learn more about the ever-changing business climate in Asia such as trade flows in Vietnam, Eastern Economic Corridor in Thailand and how global trends like Sino-US trade tensions are affecting trade.