AFG Venture Group Dispatches

Corporate advisory and consultancy in Australia, South East Asia and India.

Archive for South East Asia and India

Articles by Professor James Clad

We draw your attention two two articles written by Professor James Clad, a member of our Advisory Board. Professor Clad provides advice to AFG Venture Group in the area of the Asian energy sector. Washington: Just Say No To Pakistan Another day, another calamity: thirty killed by a suicide bomber at a funeral in Quetta; the […]

COW Renegotiations – The Current Position and the Likely End Game by Bill Sullivan of Christian Teo Purwono & Partners

Bill Sullivan of Jakarta based law firm Christian Teo Purwono & Partners has produced an interesting piece outlining the Indonesian Government’s efforts to renegotiate legacy Contracts of Works to bring their terms into line with the 2009 Mining Law. In the opinion of the writer, this apparent lack of any major progress over the past 12 months, […]

The origins of the Indonesia Australia Business Council (IABC)

The Indonesia Australia Report has published the below article, including the item written by Peter Church in 2011 which explains the origin of the Indonesia Australia Business Council (IABC). The Indonesia Australia Report is devoted to profiling business and community links and connectivity between Australia and Indonesia, and is a valuable resource to those interested […]

Myanmar, The Darling of the Media Commentators. Can the Change be Maintained?

There has been an increasing amount of column inches devoted to the changes which have occurred in Myanmar, and as one who has had a commercial contact with the country since 1994 when we opened our first office in Yangon, and in 1998 when we first produced the Myanmar Business Guide, the changes which have […]

Peter Church to speak at British Chamber of Commerce event in Bangkok

We invite you to join AFG Venture Group Chairman, Peter Church for a discussion on Asian Family Capitalism. Details are below: 24/7 – BCCT EVENING PRESENTATION (ASIAN FAMILY CAPITALISM) Date: Wednesday 24 July 2013 Time: 6.30 – 8.30 pm Venue: Four Points by Sheraton on Sukhumvit Soi 15 BTS: Asoke BTS station exit 5 or […]