(ii) Consultancy Services on policy/strategy/operational aspects pertaining to industrial development and private
investment in emerging economies. ASI has excellent expertise in assisting investors formulating bankable project
feasibility studies and in identifying sources of equity and debt financing for private initiatives in several
fields, including mining, manufacturing, agri-business, tourism, environment and infrastructures.
(iii) Innovative Programs for Small medium enterprises Business Development: in this field ASI experts have conceptualized and developed some
of the most innovative programs to foster small business development in emerging economies, particularly targeting vulnerable
groups such as youths, start-ups, women entrepreneurs, ex-detainees etc., and utilizing instruments such as remittances,
franchising, equity enhancement funds, etc. ASI SMEs ( small medium enterprises ) Programs emphasize the 'critical mass' concept, by delivering simultaneously
assistance to enhance skills, market linkages and financial instruments.