Korean Ministry of Finance and Economy, Slovenia Ministry of Finance and the European Commission will co-organise an ASEM Conference preceeding the 8th ASEM Finance Ministers’ Meeting in Jeju Island, Korea. This Conference, as part of ASEM dialogue facility, will discuss financial aspects pertinent to bi-regional co-operation, as well as the future of Regional Economic Integration.

The Conference covered the following issues:

  1. ASEM: A Bridge for Co-operation and Integration
  2. Deepening Asian Integration: the Relevance of the European Experience
  3. Can Regional Financial Integration Enhance Financial Stability?
  4. EU-Asia Growing Interdependence: Policy implications
  5. Towards an EU-Asia Strategic Partnership: Challenges and Opportunities