Advocacy Paper

ASEAN Energy Business Forum 2008 Bangkok
APBest’s first advocacy paper, “Negotiating oil prices amidst oil’s crippling effects: An ASEAN Strategy,” was presented at the ASEAN Energy Business Forum 2008 held in conjunction with the 28th ASEAN Ministers of Energy Meeting on August 6, 2008 in Bangkok, Thailand. It was acclaimed as “thought-provoking and action-pushing.”


Roundtable for Discussion Series

On the 20th of July 2012,  APBest presented “The Rise of China and the US Asia Pivot: Implications for ASEAN the Philippines, and the West Philippine Sea Dispute” at the Malcolm Theatre, UP College of Law, University of the Philippines-Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines with Prof. Huang Jing of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore (LKYSPP-NUS) who also heads the Center on Asia and Globalization. Prof. Huang Jing joined the Asia Society event. Prof. Huang is also APBest Adviser.


International Fora


Angelo A. Jimenez,  APBest Executive Vice-President joined a panel of experts on the Role of International and Governance in Asia Society’s Conference on “The South China Sea: Central to Asia-Pacific Peace and Security,” held in New York City last March 14, 2013.