CARI Chairman Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid spoke at the 35th ASEAN Roundtable, Yusuf Ishak Institute (ISEAS)



CARI Chairman Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid spoke at the 35th ASEAN Roundtable, Yusuf Ishak Institute (ISEAS)

Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid participated in the 35th ASEAN Roundtable on “The COVID-19 Crisis: Impact on ASEAN and the Way Forward” on 22 October 2020. This year’s Roundtable aims to take a deeper, analytical look at the impact and implications of the current COVID-19 pandemic outbreak on ASEAN as a region.

The panel discussions centred on the “Economic Impact of COVID-19 on ASEAN”, was moderated by Prof Tham Siew Yean, Visiting Senior Fellow of ISEAS and comprises the following distinguished panellists:

  1. Selena Ling, Chief Economist of OCBC Bank
  2. Dr. Jayant Menon, Visiting Senior Fellow, Regional Economic Studies Programme of ISEAS
  3. Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid, Chairman of CIMB ASEAN Research Institute (CARI)

The annual ASEAN Roundtable provides a forum for leading scholars and commentators to examine key issues and challenges affecting ASEAN as a region and as a regional organisation. The event was organised by the Yusuf Ishak Institute (ISEAS) and supported by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung.