APEN held the CIS (Credibility Index for SMEs) Dissemination Seminar under the JAIF (Japan ASEAN Integration Fund) scheme at National University of Laos (NUoL) jointly hosted with NUoL. Representatives of APEN member universities explained about the progress of JAIF CIS project. On behalf of the government of Lao PDR, Dr. Sthabandith Insisenmay, Director Generalof Center for Macroeconomic Policy and Economic Restructuring (CMER) explaind about the status of SME in Lao PDR. Representatives of business sectors in Lao PDR showed their views on SME development in Lao PDR.
Mr. Nguyen Viet Tung, Deputy Chairperman of HANOIBA, signed the participation document in APEN. HANOIBA has became a regular member of APEN under the Vietnam Chapter of APEN.
Mr. Truong Houng Hai, Secretary General of HANSIBA, signed the participation document in APEN. HANSIBA has became a regular member of APEN under the Vietnam Chapter of APEN.
APEN, jointly with Gujarat Technological University, held the APEN-SME in Gujarat State Dialogue Meeting at Gujarat Technological University on December 7th, 2016.
Representatives of SMEs associations in Gujarat State explained their activities. Participants discussed about the future collaboration between APEN and those associations.