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Impact of Covid-19 pandemic on Asia-Europe Relations


Dr Yeo Lay Hwee (Director, European Union Centre, NTU) published an article with the Asia-Europe Journal (AEJ) on “Impact of Covid-19 pandemic on Asia-Europe Relations”.

The article discusses the challenges brought by the coronavirus. In the absence of US leadership and lack of trust towards China, the article looks at what countries in Europe and Asia and regional organisations like the EU and ASEAN can do. What will be the impact of Covid-19 on Asia-Europe relations, and can the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) platform be an additional forum for dialogue and cooperation to synergize the different connectivity agendas.

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