Established in 2011 by ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers, the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) is an international organization that aims to contribute to the macroeconomic and financial resilience and stability in the ASEAN+3 region.
As a trusted policy advisor of the ASEAN+3 region, the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) has been providing our member economies (comprising 10 members of the ASEAN; China; Hong Kong, China; Japan; and Korea) with analysis of their economic and financial soundness through regular surveillance and assessments.
Continue ReadingDelivering a Win-Win for ASEAN+3 Through AMRO’s Technical Assistance Program
I joined AMRO’s Technical Assistance (TA) team in November 2019 on a two-year secondment, but my first involvement with the organization was in 2015, when — as part of my role with China’s Ministry of Finance — I helped support the transformation of AMRO into an international organization, and attended the ceremony on February 9, 2016 in Singapore to mark AMRO’s change in status.
To improve and bolster macroeconomic surveillance capacities of its members, under the Technical Assistance Program, the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) has hosted a number of secondees from its members through the Secondment Program.