The Mekong Institute is organizing a five-day training course on “Business Research and Information Management for CCIs and business associations of EWEC”. The course is open for staffs of CCIs, business associations and government agencies involved in trade and investment promotion activities in 11 provinces of East West Economic Corridor (EWEC).
The training is scheduled on 21-25 March 2011 and will be held at Mekong Institute Residential Training Facility in Khon Kaen, Thailand. The training course is a part of the two year project on “Enhancing Provincial and Local Chambers of Commerce Capacities in Trade and Investment Facilitation along East-West Economic Corridor” funded under the Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund.
The objective of the training programme is to develop the basic skills on business research with an aim to develop business and trade data base for the EWEC provinces in Laos, Thailand, Myanmar and Vietnam.
The training will be conducted on a modular basis comprising of three interrelated activity:
Activity I: Training on Business Research Methods
Activity II: Field data collection and coaching
Action III: Development of standard computerized business database system of EWEC. More>>