In Asia, the war in Ukraine has strengthened echoes of the world’s colonial past. This impacts on virtually all diplomatic and government-to-industry relations. Strengthened efforts are required to overcome emerging socio-political, industrial, and technology hurdles. PA’s SWOT/Identification Friend or Foe/Pyramid and stakeholder approaches help chart and cross unknown waters.

In the past years PA has assisted the lifting of export bans, the avoidance of punitive measures, the resolving of series of regulatory problems, and the respectful addressing of cultural and religious issues. PA’s focus at alliance building and partnerships works.