Connectivity

Empty airport. Photo credit: iStock/skyNext.

Working Group Discusses Ways to Bring Back Air Transport

September 01, 2020
Measures eyed include travel bubbles, standardization of mitigation practices, and chartered flights for cargo.
Woman getting off a ferry

BIMP-EAGA Urged to Shore Up Connectivity Gains in Wake of COVID-19

August 12, 2020
The business sector calls for a review of transport deals to reflect the new normal and recovery agenda in the subregion.
Commuters wear a face mask and practice social distancing at the MRT station in Kuala Lumpur. iStock/razaklatif

BIMP-EAGA Countries Cautiously Reopen to a New Normal

July 01, 2020
The easing of travel restrictions is expected to help revive economies battered by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Temburong Bridge

Southeast Asia’s Longest Bridge Opens

March 17, 2020
Before the bridge was opened, commuters had to pass through Sarawak and four immigration points along the previous route.
Students learn how robotic arms assist in mass production at a school in Indonesia

Why BIMP-EAGA Needs to Get Ready for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

March 05, 2020
There has been a lot of press lately about the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).