The following resources are made available for our members. Some are publicly available. Please browse the resources below.

 

SUCCESS STORIES

See how our Digital Champion,  Taiwaree, has transformed her business through digital trade.

NEWSLETTERS

Newsletter June 2018 -  Click here to view the newsletter online.

Newsletter May 2018 -  Click here to view the newsletter online.

Newsletter April 2018 - "SME Summit 2018" Click here to view the newsletter online.

Newsletter March 2018 - "Harnessing the Potential of Trade" Click here to view the newsletter online.

Newsletter February 2018 - Latest News from AMTC Digital Training Technologies and Debt Crowdfunding Newsletter Click here to view the newsletter online.

VIDEOS/WEBINARS

Ms. Minh Hue Nguyen, Trade Analyst for the Asian Trade Centre takes us through key trade language relevant to SMEs engaging with policy stakeholders. We covered the following: * Explain why trade policies are important to SMEs * Define applicable trade terminology * Share which important policy trends to look out for This video was recorded on July 2018. https://youtu.be/A7QUR1S50ts

In a presentation that is normally conducted during full-day workshops, leading trainer and cultural transformation expert Angelo Tirhas take us through some key learnings that can help formulate and shape the culture of your business.   In this presentation titled "How Values Based Leadership is Causing Cultural Transformation", the key to thriving in a disruptive market, Angelo share

Shopmatic and AMTC jointly organized a webinar to share the basics of e-commerce on May 15, 2018.

Riverview Mobile Solutions and AMTC jointly organized a webinar to share insights on how to get the best return on your marketing dollars on "Sparkle on your Diamonds" on April 24, 2018.

Get Go Global and AMTC jointly organized a webinar to explore "How did KFC run out of Chicken" on March 22, 2018.

POLICY BRIEFS

Policy Brief 17-09: "RCEP: Status Update," September 2017.

BLOGS WE LOVE

SMEs in a Digital Age: Still a long way to go? By Izzah Haziqah Binte Harisfadillah and Shubhalaxmi (Kankon) Sen The Asia Business Trade Association (ABTA) and Asia Pacific MSME Trade Coalition (AMTC) hosted two SME-focused events from 6th-8th June - the SME Summit and the 4th Digital Champions Workshop. This blog will summarise some of our key findings and observations from both events.

Click here to read the original article on Dover Today Author: Bennett Okun Internships can be a valuable form of education as they teach you a whole host of skills such as discipline, teamwork, deadlines, as well as teaching you the impact your work has on others. There are many options for internships in Singapore, which means you do not have to go to somewhere far away to get great experi

Author: Parvez Gupta, AMTC Digital Trade Champion, the co-founder of Udyan Tea in Siliguri, India  The original blog is posted on Google Blog. Click here to view the original article. After working for a multinational firm in Singapore, you returned home to start a business in India. Tell us about your motivations.  I grew up in Siliguri, which is part of the Darjeeling dist

Kevin O’Kane, Managing Director, Google Marketing Solutions APAC, Google More and more people look to the Internet everyday to buy goods and services — in fact, the global e-commerce market is worth approximately US$22.1 trillion. In the Asia-Pacific region, there are 15 million small and medium-sized enterprises (SME), employing 70% of the region’s workforce. That’s why every SME shoul

RESEARCH

14 August 2018: A comprehensive newsletter on Trade Issues in Asia Pacific. This week's highlight: INDIA MAY BLINK ON RCEP: India’s deep political struggles to offer sufficient market access concessions to conclude new trade agreements continues with a risk it may soon exit the RCEP (ASEAN + 6) mega trade deal. A high-level ministerial group

7 August 2018: A comprehensive newsletter on Trade Issues in Asia Pacific. This week's highlight: CHINA HIKES TARIFFS: China intends to levy new tariffs of up to 25% on $60 billion of US goods across 5,200 items. China had earlier reacted angrily to President Trump’s call for officials to study hiking US tariffs from 10% to 25%. Foreign spokesman Gen

1 August 2018: A comprehensive newsletter on Trade Issues in Asia Pacific. This week's highlight: US & EU TEAM UP: President Trump and European Commission president Juncker plan to fight to abolish global tariffs. Following a White House meeting, they agreed to work toward zero tariffs, NTBs and subsidies on non-auto industrial goods and to work to abolish

23  July 2018: A comprehensive newsletter on Trade Issues in Asia Pacific. This week's highlight: JAPAN BACKS THAILAND FOR TPP-11: Japan has agreed to support Thailand’s future membership of the TPP-11. Following meetings in Tokyo, the two economies said they had agreed to accelerate working-level consultations. Meanwhile, Singapore has become the 3rd economy to co

17  July 2018: A comprehensive newsletter on Trade Issues in Asia Pacific. This week's highlight: TRUMP COMES OUT SWINGING ON CHINA TARIFFS: With the ink barely dry on earlier tariff orders, the Trump Administration came out swinging again this week when USTR Lighthizer announced a process had started to levy a 10% tariff on $200 billion of Chinese imports following China’