E-Commerce and the Digital Economy Trade Policy at Work

Domestic Regulations and Trade in Services Negotiations: Considerations for South & South-East Asian countries

This note analyses through literature review, the GATS provision on domestic regulations and ongoing negotiations in this respect, domestic regulations related to trade in services in South & South East Asian countries (state of play and challenges), as well as alternative approaches being discussed and utilized elsewhere. Ultimately some recommendations and suggestions on the way forward are provided.