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As US withdraws, Japan and China become mainstays of SE Asia FDI

Despite the last US administration’s so-called “pivot to Asia,” which identified increased engagement with Southeast Asia as a priority, America’s economic footprint in the region is shrinking fast. And while US investment in ASEAN countries has fallen off precipitously, Japan has become an even more important regional partner. By one measure of foreign investment, Japan […]