The 2nd East Asia Conference on Competition Law and Policy
May, 3-4 2005, Bogor, Indonesia
The 2nd East Asia Conference on Competition Law and Policy which was co-organized by Fair Trade Commission of Japan and Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition of Indonesia was held in Bogor, Indonesia on May 3rd- 4th 2005 with approximately 90 participants including top officials from East Asia economies.
The Conference was comprised of a opening speech and three sessions (see the Agenda).
The objective and the results of the Conference was stated in Chair's note.
Chair's Note
Agenda PDF
Participants List PDF
Background PDF
Opening Session
10:00-10:10 Welcoming Speech PDF
Dr. Sutrisno Iwantono, Chairman of KPPU, Indonesia

10:10-11:20 Welcoming Speech PDF
Mr. Kazuhiko Takeshima, Chairman of Fair Trade Commission, Japan

10:20-10:40 Opening Speech
Mr. Aburizal Bakrie, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Indonesia
Panel Session "Interrelation between Competition Policy and Development / Industrial Policy"
10:40-11:25 Competition based Industrial Policy PDF
Dr. Mari E. Pangestu, Minister of Trade, Indonesia

Interrelation between Competition Policy and Industrial/Development Policies PDF
Mr. Chih-Chung Shin, Director fo Department of Planning, Fair Trade Commission, Chinese Taipei

14:00-15:10 Industrial Policy and Competition Law PDF
Dr. Sakda Thanitcul, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Presentation from Participant Economies I (May 3rd)
"Development of Competition Policy and Recent Issues in East Asian Economies"
15:30-16:20 Development of Competition Policy and Recent Issues in East Asian Economies (The Indonesian Experience)
Presentation PDF Reference Paper PDF
Mr. Soy M. pardede, Commissioner of KPPU, Indonesia

Development of Competition Policy and Recent Issues in East Asian Economies -Development of Malaysia's Competition Policy
Presentation PDF Reference Paper PDF
Ms. Shila Dorai Raj, Ministry of Domestic Trade & Consumer Affairs, Malaysia

Development of Competition Law and Policy and Recent Issues in the Philippines
Presentation PDF Reference Paper PDF
Mr. Jaime Lasaro L Olmos, Assistant Director of the Bureau of Trade Regulation and Consumer Protection, Department of Trade and Industry, Philippines
Presentation from Participant Economies II (May 4th)
"Development of Competition Policy and Recent Issues in East Asian Economies"
9:00-9:45 Summary of Yesterday's Sessions and Introduction of Today's Session
Dr. Sutrisuno Iwantono, Chairman of KPPU, Indonesia

9:45-11:00 The Lessons from Experience of Antimonopoly Act in Japan and the Future of Competition Laws and Policies in East Asia PDF
Mr. Kazuhiko Takeshima, Chairman of the Fair Trade Commission, Japan

Development of Competition Law in Korea and Current Issues PDF
Dr. Chul-kyu Kang, Chairman of the Fair Trade Commission, Korea

11:00-12:00 Questions and Discussion
Presentation from Participating Economies II
"Development of Competition Policy and Recent Issues in the East Asian Economies"
12:00-12:40 Development of Competition Law and Policy and Recent Issues in Chinese Taipei
Dr. Wen-Yeu Wang, Commissioner of the Fair Trade Commission, Chinese Taipei

Toward Effective Implementation of Competition Policies in East Asia : Thaifs Perspective
PresentationPDF Reference Paper PDF
Mr. Siripol Yodmuangcharoen, Director General, Department of Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand

The Planned Implementation of Competition Law in Singapore PDF
Mr. Christpher Tan, Legal Council, Competition Commission, Singapore

The Role of Competition Policy in Economic Development in Vietnam PDF
Mr. Tran Anh Son, Deputy Director General, Competition Administration Department, Ministry of Trade, Vietnam
Wrap Up Session
12:40-12:45 Wrap Up Session
Dr, Erman Rajagukguk, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia, Indonesia
Closing Remarks
12:45-12:50 Closiong Remarks PDF
Dr. Syarnsul Maarif, Vice Chairman of KPPU, Indonesia