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Advancing sustainable development with FDI: Why policy must be reset
29 June 2021
Foreign direct investment (FDI) has been an important driver of sustainable development for many economies. But over the past decade, we are seeing a reduction of FDI inflows, with developing countries bearing the brunt. The Hinrich Foundation asked four experts to discuss what governments and businesses could do to reverse the trend.
China’s threat to US intellectual property
01 June 2021
This National Press Foundation briefing will help journalists understand the Biden administration’s challenge in protecting intellectual property, and the implications for global trade, national security, patents and profits. Hear from the experts!
Making e-payments easier
New innovations with e-payments will improve access and lower the costs of cross-border transactions, especially for MSMEs looking to thrive in the post-Covid era. But while domestic payment systems have advanced, cross-border retail e-payments remain inefficient, costly, and opaque to manage. The Hinrich Foundation is pleased to have hosted a discussion with the Asia Trade Centre on the opportunities and challenges of establishing a cross-border e-payment system in Asia-Pacific to foster regional growth.
Asia Trade Week 2021: The case of sustainable trade
The Hinrich Foundation proudly supported The Economist's Asia Trade Week 2021, which took placed from Feb 22-25. Hear from our Founder and Chairman, Merle Hinrich, on the key to long-term prosperity and balanced development.