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European Perspectives at ASEAN-India Forum 2017
 
European Perspectives at ASEAN-India Forum 2017

On 4 August 2017, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha presided the opening ceremony of ASEAN-India Forum 2017 along with Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak. At the opening, Mr. Rolf-Dieter Daniel, President of EABC European Chamber of Commerce, addressed to the forum on European view of ASEAN-India Economic ties and untapped trade potential. President highlighted the needs for ASEAN and India to enhance economic relations with EU via FTAs, opportunities to develop renewable energy policy in particular solar PV, importance of services sector and mobility of experts, single infrastructure standard similar to EU-28 to improve connectivity of the region, protection of intellectual property, and urged governments to provide more support for SMEs. Other participants from EABC were Mr. Chaladbhum Temkasem, Ms. Pasiree Thongsak, and Ms. Adarassama Chaisayan.