AirAsia’s CEO Tony Fernandes on economic integration in ASEAN
AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes talks to Rappler about economic integration in the ASEAN.

MANILA, Philippines – The World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia is held in the Philippines with the theme “Leveraging Growth for Equitable Progress,”

Joined by the heads of states of the Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia, as well as the Vice President of Myanmar, at least 70 public figures from 20 countries and 460 business leaders gather to share ideas and strategies on inclusive growth.

AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes says economic integration will mean the efficient use of resources and reduced costs. But he adds, more has to be done to get to the perfect scenario.

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WEF is an opportunity for business and government leaders to come together a year before the integration of ASEAN member-countries.


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