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Aug,2018

Germany should invest in digital skills to maintain leadership in Industry 4.0

“We were invited to Singapore, and we were asked how we could help maintain business competitiveness in the country. We

25

Jul,2018

Does data protection hinder business competitiveness?

Data is central in the fourth industrial revolution or Industry 4.0. Given this, how does Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation

7

Jun,2018

EFN Goes to Panama

Panama is a regional hub of trade and immigration. The resulting cultural cocktail forges a refreshing ‘anything goes’ attitude, more

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May,2018

Is Islam compatible with free market principles?

Competition, and voluntary exchange between buyers and sellers define a free market. It is the free flow of goods with

8

May,2018

Development means more people living a life in dignity

“The basic idea of liberalism is that governments and societies should aim at giving more freedom to all the members

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Apr,2018

Hong Kong’s Lion Rock organizes event series on globalization and free market

There is a chance to submit your application to The Lion Rock Institute’s Scholarship and overseas internship! If you are

12

Apr,2018

New Tax Law Accelerates Inflation in the Philippines

The Comprehensive Tax Reform Program or more popularly known as TRAIN (Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion) which was recently

30

Mar,2018

Right to education includes Right to choose

India has over 1.5 million schools catering to 260 million students. Private schools enroll 43% of students. In the last

8

Mar,2018

Economic freedom means more opportunities for women

Many people have long argued that quantitative economic measures, such as GDP, have an inherent gender bias because they often

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Feb,2018

Our “Should” “Must” Society

by Nick Sallnow-Smith Originally posted on Lion Rock Institute website Open any op-ed page of most newspapers (at least the

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Feb,2018

EXPLAIN BENEFITS OF GLOBALIZATION TO PEOPLE

“When goods don’t cross borders, soldiers will,” quoted Suraj Vaidya, Chairman of the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI).

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Feb,2018

The Asia Liberty Forum and the search for rule of law and economic freedom

“There is no evidence that fuel and electricity subsidies benefited the poor. There is no evidence that trade protection benefited

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Jan,2018

Be an AsiaGlobal Fellow!

EFN invites mid-career professionals interested in Asian public policy matters to apply in the AsiaGlobal Fellows Program, a 13-week, interdisciplinary program designed

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Jan,2018

ASEAN Economic Integration: A Competing Narrative

  By Sethaput Suthiwart-Narueput In the 1950 Akira Kurosawa movie Rashomon, the same event—the death of a samurai—is recounted in different