Monday, 10th January 2022
In collaboration with the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA); the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry of Japan (METI); and the AEM-METI Economic and Industrial Cooperation Committee (AMEICC), Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia had the pleasure to host the Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry of Japan– H.E. Koichi Hagiuda.
Chair of Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN)– M. Arsjad Rasjid P.M., Founder and Chairman of Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia (FPCI) –Dr. Dino Patti Djalal, and President of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)– Prof. Hidetoshi Nishimura delivered opening remarks
Minister Hagiuda announced Japan’s new initiative on ASEAN-Japan Economic Cooperation. Minister Hagiuda said that “To actively make new future-oriented investment so that we can create together with ASEAN an innovative and sustainable economic society. This is the direction that “ASIA-Japan Investing for the Future Initiative” is seeking.”
The panel discussion was joined by Prof. Fukunari Kimura, the Chief Economist of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), and Dr. Nuki Agya Utama, the Executive Director of the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE). In the discussion, we discussed the next step of ASEAN-Japan economic cooperation, its opportunities, and its challenges.
The policy speech of Minister Hagiuda is available to be downloaded here:
Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) of Japan’s Press Release on Japan’s New Initiative “Asia-Japan Investing for the Future Initiative”:
Presentation of Prof. Fukunari Kimura is available to be downloaded here:
Presentation of Dr. Nuki Agya Utama is available to be downloaded here:
The public discussion and Minister Hagiuda’s speech is available to be watched at: