Economy and Trade

Economy and Trade

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Electricity costs are unreasonably high. Infrastructure is apocalyptical. Severe weather seasons and the country’s archipelagic nature make successfully navigating supply chains a case study...

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The Thai government under much criticism agreed on June 19 to cut the fixed price for its rice subsidy scheme from 15,000 to 12,000...

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The Philippines’ unemployment rate rose to 7.5 per cent in April, higher than the 7.1 per cent registered in January and 6.9 per cent...

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Investment into the newly opened economy of Myanmar have increased fivefold between the fiscal years 2011/12 and 2012/13, ending in March, the country's president...

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With Malaysia’s 13th general election in all-out campaign mode, Inside Investor takes a look at the economic manifestos of the competing parties and how this could impact Malaysia's further development.

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The new trade agreement between Australia and Malaysia, the Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement, or MAFTA, is likely to push bilateral trade relations between the...

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The Philippines is expected to be among the top performers in Southeast Asia for the years to come. Inside Investor talked to Cristino L. Panlilio, outgoing Philippines’ Department of Trade and Industry Undersecretary.

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Vietnam's economic growth, hit by high inflation, shrinking exports and bad debts, is expected to slow to 5.1 per cent in 2012 from 5.89...

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Cambodia's total import and export volume was $12.31 billion in the first eleven months of 2012, up 17.5 per cent over the same period...

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The East Coast Economic Region (ECER) in Malaysia has attracted a staggering 37 billion ringgit ($12 billion) in investments between 2007 and November 2012,...

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The current low-interest environment in ASEAN spurs public and private sector spending in infrastructure, technology and skills and is boosting the capital markets in...

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Myanmar aims to overtake both Laos and Cambodia in average income per capita by 2014 or 2015, Radio Free Asia's news service reported on...

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The Philippine government said it is aiming to boost foreign direct investment to $10 billion annually, with a focus on the Business Process Outsourcing...

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A major new investment forum in Doha, Qatar on October 8-9, 2012, will see political and business leaders from the GCC and Southeast Asia identifying vast bilateral investment opportunities.

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Business leaders in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are looking to forge lasting relationships with employees as the region moves forward in establishing a...

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SME Corp is the central point of reference for information and advisory for all SME in Malaysia. It encourages partnerships with private companies and investments into the sector.

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KUALA LUMPUR: On the fourth day of their Power Ladies UAE-Malaysia Roundtable 2011 tour from December 5-9, organised by Inside Investor, leading businesswomen from...

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KUALA LUMPUR: Leading businesswomen from the UAE paid a courtesy call yesterday (Tuesday) to Tan Sri Sidek Mohd Hassan, Chief Secretary to the Government...