Session 4: Enhancing Regional Energy Cooperation in Northeast Asia
Despite the strong need for cooperation and geographical advantage, regional cooperation remains at low levels. Participants discussed ways to enhance cooperation and institutional framework, and discuss further the political and diplomatic aspects of it.
Session 2: Regional Energy Interconnection and Energy Security
Recognizing the potential contributions of energy interconnection to energy security in Northeast Asia, participants examined the current status and plan of regional energy interconnection and share views on challenges and opportunities.
Session 1: Energy Security in Northeast Asia in a New Era
Looking through various variables which affect global energy market in recent times, participants discussed their impact on energy security in North-East Asia, thereby emphasizing the necessity for regional cooperation.
Session 2. Introduction of the objective, content, expectation and delivery of the workshop
Session 3. Review of the key issues on TTFMM
Session 4. Review of the key issues on BPA
Session 5. Breakout session
Session 7. Breakout session
Session 9. Data collection skills and techniques in BPA
Session 10. Overview of TRS and relevant studies in Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal
Session 11. Presentation of border crossing procedures by Bangladesh Delegation
Session 13. Presentation of border crossing procedures by Nepal Delegation
An important function of the government is to collect taxes for the provision of public goods. While a number of South-East Asian economies, such as Indonesia and the Philippines, have relatively low tax revenues as a share of GDP, there is renewed public interest in strengthening tax revenues for better education, healthcare and infrastructure, especially in the context of the recently adopted 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
This is a Korean version of tentative programme of the Launch of the Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2014 in ROK held on 28 August, 2014 and a brief summary of Korea's country briefing note.