Dates Thursday, June 3 - Friday, June 4, 1999
Organizer Nikkei Inc.,

Day 1 Thursday, June 3, 1999
Welcoming Remarks Takuhiko Tsuruta
President & CEO, Nikkei

Policies for Economic Recovery and Visions for the 21st Century

Hirotsugu Koike
Editor, International News Dept, Nikkei

Masahiko Koumura
Minister for Foreign Affairs (Japan)

Joseph Estrada
President, The Philippines

Coffee Break

Ali Alatas
Minister for Foreign Affairs (Indonesia)

Lee Hun-Jai
Chairman, Financial Supervisory Commission (South Korea)


Stabilization in East Asia and the Role of China

Mahathir bin Mohamad
Prime Minister, Malaysia

U Win Aung
Minister for Foreign Affairs (Myanmar)

Coffee Break

Lee Kuan Yew
Senior Minister, Singapore

Koichi Kato
Member, House of Representatives (Japan)

Akira Kojima
Director & Editorial Page Editor, Nikkei

Day 2 Friday, June 4, 1999

Crisis Management, Corporate Governance and Competitiveness

Chumpol NaLamlieng
President, Siam Cement Public Company Ltd. (Thailand)

Shi Wen Long
Chairman, Chi Mei Corporation (Taiwan)

Kazuo Inamori
Founder and Chairman Emeritus, Kyocera Corporation (Japan)

Coffee Break
Panel Discussion

Yukihiro Okumura
Editor, Asian News Dept, Nikkei


Scenario for Stabilizing Asian Currency and Financial Markets

Zeti Akhtar Aziz
Deputy Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia

Yusuke Horiguchi
Associate Director, Asia & Pacific Department, International Monetary Fund (Japan)

Haruhiko Kuroda
Director-General, International Bureau, Ministry of Finance (Japan)

Wang Xuebing
Chairman and President, Bank of China (China)

Coffee Break
Panel Discussion

Yoichi Takita
Senior Staff Writer, Economic News Dept, Nikkei

Titles of speakers, names of companies, etc., were correct as of the time when the forum was held.