Southeast Asian Firms Are Trying to Figure Out How to Survive the Pandemic

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The past few years have seen several newcomers break into Southeast Asia to seize intra-Asian deal opportunities. Chinese and Japanese firms, in particular, have set up shop in the region, and as competition on the ground steepens, regional firms are choosing to bank on their relationships with international players for a bigger share of referral work.