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E-Learning Course (Diploma) “Doing Business in Southeast Asia (ASEAN)” (30 ECTS, Higher Education in English)

Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets

E-learning Course, University  EENI (Business School)

  1. Credits of the Postgraduate Diploma “Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets”: 30 ECTS Credits
  2. Total Tuition Fees: EUR 720
  3. Duration: 6 months

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Eight subjects compose the Diploma “Doing Business in Southeast Asia (ASEAN)” taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:

  1. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  2. The ASEAN countries and the Economic Area of the Buddhist Civilisation
  3. ASEAN's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
  4. Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam
  5. Businesspeople of the ASEAN Region
  6. Free Trade Agreements and Economic Institutions related to the ASEAN Countries
  7. Other Economic Institutions related to the ASEAN Countries
  8. Business Plan for the ASEAN Markets

Objectives of the Postgraduate Diploma “Postgraduate Diploma Doing Business in Southeast Asia”

The main objective of the “Postgraduate Diploma in International Trade and Business in Southeast Asia” (30 ECTS, e-learning) is to provide an overview of the Southeast Asian economy and the business opportunities in order:

  1. To understand the importance of the ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)
  2. To learn to do business in the ASEAN Countries (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam)
  3. To identify the business opportunities in the ASEAN Markets
  4. To know the Free Trade Agreements (FTA) in the ASEAN Region
  5. To analyse the foreign trade and foreign direct investment flows
  6. To develop a business plan for the ASEAN Markets

Course learning materials in Higher Education in English (or Tertiary Education in Spanish Sudeste Asiático Post-secondary Education in French ASEAN Study in Portuguese ASEAN). The student has free access to the materials in these languages.

Video Master in International Business Video business in Southeast Asia

Download the syllabus of the course: “Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets” (PDF)

Diploma intended for all those wanting to specialise in the Southeast Asian Markets.

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Subjects of the Postgraduate Diploma in Business in Southeast Asia (ASEAN)

1- Economic Area of the Buddhist Civilisation (PDF) (2 ECTS)

  1. Introduction to the ASEAN religions: Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, and Hinduism
  2. ASEAN Buddhists Countries (Vietnam, Singapore, Burma, Cambodia, Laos, and Thailand)
  3. Aung San Suu Kyi
  4. ASEAN Muslim Countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei) and the Malay Economic Area of the Islamic Civilisation

2- Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) (3 ECTS)

  1. ASEAN Economic Community
  2. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the ASEAN Countries
  3. ASEAN Free-Trade Area (AFTA)
  4. Mekong River Commission

ASEAN Intra-regional Agreements.

  1. Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT)
  2. Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS)
  3. East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA)

3- ASEAN's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)

  1. China
  2. Canada
  3. Australia-New Zealand
  4. India
  5. European Union
  6. Japan
  7. Korea
  8. Russia
  9. United States
  10. Pakistan

3- Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets

  1. Doing Business in Brunei Darussalam (1 ECTS)
  2. Doing Business in Cambodia (1 ECTS)
  3. Doing Business in Indonesia (3 ECTS)
  4. Doing Business in Laos (1 ECTS)
  5. Doing Business in Malaysia (2 ECTS)
  6. Doing Business in Myanmar (1 ECTS)
  7. Doing Business in the Philippines (2 ECTS)
  8. Doing Business in Singapore (3 ECTS)
  9. Doing Business in Thailand (2 ECTS)
  10. Doing Business in Vietnam (2 ECTS)

4- Businesspeople and Companies in the ASEAN Region (0.1 ECTS).

  1. Kith Meng
  2. Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno
  3. Thaksin Shinawatra
  4. Tan Sri Mokhtar

6- Free Trade Agreements (FTA) and Economic Institutions related to the countries analysed in the Postgraduate Diploma in Business in Southeast Asia (ASEAN):

  1. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) (2 ECTS)
  2. Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement (TPP)
  3. Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA)
  4. Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) (0.5 ECTS)
  5. Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA) (0.5 ECTS)
  6. Bay of Bengal Initiative (BIMSTEC) (0.1 ECTS)
  7. Asian Clearing Union (ACU) (0.1 ECTS)
  8. Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) (2 ECTS)
    1. Trade Preferential System of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation
  9. European Union
    1. EU-ASEAN (Association Agreement)
    2. EU- Partnership and Cooperation Agreements with Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand (not ratified)
    3. Generalised System of Preferences (GSP)
  10. EFTA's Free Trade Agreements with Singapore and the Philippines
  11. New Zealand-Thailand Closer Economic Partnership
  12. India-Indonesia Economic Cooperation Agreement
  13. Thailand has Free Trade Agreements with India, Gulf Cooperation Council, China, and New Zealand
  14. Singapore has in force several Free Trade Agreements with Australia, China, Jordan, India, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Panama, Peru, European Free Trade Association, and the United States
  15. Vietnam has a Customs Union with Russia

7- Other Economic Organisations related to the ASEAN Countries (Summary).

  1. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PEEC)
  2. Islamic Development Bank
  3. Boao Forum for Asia
  4. Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD)
  5. Asia-Europe Economic Meeting
  6. Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC)
  7. Asian Development Bank
  8. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
  9. Colombo Plan

8- Business Plan for the ASEAN Markets.

Hispano-African University of International Business
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The Diploma “Business in the ASEAN Markets” is part of the following Higher Education Programs taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:

  1. Doctorates: Asia, Islamic Countries
  2. Masters (e-learning): International Business, Asia, Muslim Countries, Pacific

The students who have taken this Postgraduate Diploma (Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets) can validate and register for a Bachelor's Degree, Master or Doctorate at EENI (Business School) or HA University.

Master and Doctorate adapted to the ASEAN Students: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

The Diploma “Business in the ASEAN Markets” contains exercises (Business Plan) that are evaluated, which the student must work out and pass to obtain their Postgraduate Diploma in “Doing Business in the ASEAN Markets” issued by EENI (Business School).

Methodology: e-learning/Distance Learning.

Area of Knowledge: Asia - Doing Business

The course includes the Market Access tool

ASEAN Market

And sub-Related Subjects to the ASEAN Languages: Indonesian (Bahasa), Thai, Tagalog, Vietnamese.

Samples of the Diploma in Business in Southeast Asia

Association of Southeast Asian Nations ASEAN

Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno Indonesian Businessman

Religions ASEAN

Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT)

Tan Sri Mokhtar Malaysian Businessman

Four Noble Truths (Buddhism)

Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS)

Kith Meng Cambodian Businessman

Master in International Business for Asian Students
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