First German-Asian Economic Dialogue

27.04.16 AHK News

As the current speaker of the German ASEAN Business Council (AHK ASEAN), Mr. Peter Kompalla moderated a panel discussion of the chances an EU-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement will bring. The panelists were Mr. Karl Brauner, Deputy Director-General of the WTO, Mr. Kim Young-moo, Korean Delegate at the WTO, Mr. Hamish McCormick, Australian Ambassador and Representative at the WTO, and Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Former Secretary General at the Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

Organized with the support of esteemed partners such as the DIHK, the OAV, the Bertelsmann Foundation, the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation, and 21 embassies as well as representative offices, the first German Asian Economic Dialogue from gave participants the opportunity to forge new business ties and to engage with politics.