From Europe, with a true fascination for Southeast Asia and India

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Mirko Giordani interviews top policymakers, journalists, academics, businessmen and analysts from SEA and India with one goal: get a deeper understanding of the nations that will shape the future of global economics and politics.

Having a portfolio of investments in SEA? Absolutely yes! – With Paul Podolsky

Paul Podolsky, a former Senior Portfolio Strategist at Bridgewater Associates, has helped us to understand why it is better off to have a financial foot into Southeast Asia.

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Having a portfolio of investments in SEA? Absolutely yes! – With Paul Podolsky

Why India didn’t join the RCEP? – With Akshobh Giridharadas

American politics is dominating the news today, but the future will be more and more Asian. Here we anticipate times, and it seems to us quite legit to understand why the Indian colossus hasn't joined the most significant free trade agreement in the world,...

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Why India didn’t join the RCEP? – With Akshobh Giridharadas

Italy is in delay, but it is catching up in its relationship with ASEAN – With Valerio Bordonaro

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Italy is in delay, but it is catching up in its relationship with ASEAN – With Valerio Bordonaro

The EU is definitely the most reliable partner for ASEAN – With Ambassador Driesmans

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The EU is definitely the most reliable partner for ASEAN – With Ambassador Driesmans

Italy and the West must pay attention of what’s happening in the ASEAN – With Ambassador Galanti

As the only Italian and European podcast that deals with SEA and India, I am proud to host Lorenzo Galanti, Ambassador of Italy to Thailand, Cambodia and Laos. We have discussed on the importance for Italy, but in general for the Western world, to...

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Italy and the West must pay attention of what’s happening in the ASEAN – With Ambassador Galanti

ASEAN will go green, but at its schedule – With Septia Buntara Supendi

In the post-pandemic world, the attention towards a fair and green transition will grow. ASEAN countries have lifted millions of people out of poverty thanks to cheap energy from coal and oil. The coal trade is rejuvenating, and new refineries are being built in...

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ASEAN will go green, but at its schedule – With Septia Buntara Supendi

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