Views from the Top: To what extent does the political and social unrest in the region pose risks to business? How does it impact the business imperative to go regional?

POSTED ON: Monday 26 Oct 2020 BY: rhtgoc

The Business Times, 26 Oct: Views from the Top: To what extent does the political and social unrest in the region pose risks to business? How does it impact the business imperative to go regional?

Businesses may delay regional investments due to political uncertainty and fears over policy flip-flops. While protests and politicking are not new in this region, any unrest threatens to further complicate the post COVID-19 economic recovery.

Many Singapore businesses rely on regional markets, and their survival in the new normal will depend on how quickly they can get back to growing their business beyond their home market of Singapore.