Markets

Markets

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Bond sales of companies from ASEAN countries are likely to rise at least 20 per cent from last year’s $101 billion of credit notes...

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The Vietnam government is preparing a law that will grant foreign investors to own more than the currently allowed 30 per cent stakes in...

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Members of the US business elite representing the heads of major companies were briefed of the challenges and opportunities present in the Philippines’ mining,...

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Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Haruhiko Kuroda will leave his post on March 18 to take on the job as governor of the Bank...

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Indonesia is on a sustainable growth path despite some structural and policy-related domestic challenges, Dr. Boediono, Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia, said...

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Trade volume at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) grew 33 per cent in 2012, making it the fastest growing bourse in Asia marked...

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The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), after soaring over the 6,600 mark for the first time on February 21, is reaching towards another record the...

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The consumer goods market in Vietnam has developed into an attractive sector for international investors as it scored the highest growth rates in Asia...

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With global sugar prices in February 2013 falling to their lowest level since August 2012, Thailand is increasingly facing pressure in its sugar exports. By...

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Islamic Bank of Thailand and SME Bank, a Thai financial institution specialising on small and medium company financing, are currently feeling the heat of...

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The operator of Bangkok's Skytrain, BTS Group Holding, has said it needs to delay the initial public offering of its $2 billion infrastructure fund...

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The trade-dependent city-state of Singapore saw its economic growth slow to 1.3 per cent in 2012, a substantial drop from the 5.2 per cent...

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Malaysia’s emergence as the undisputed Islamic finance hub of the world is much more about developing a syncretic system based on social justice than observing all the rigours that derive from Quran teachings.

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Singaporean property developer Mapletree Investments, the real-estate arm of the state's investment company Temasek Holdings, plans to raise up to $1.36 billion by listing...

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With investors losing their confidence in traditional markets and even the traditional financial system, new regions have emerged successfully and are now new hot spots on the global business radar.

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Vietnam will soon unveil a plan to revamp 52 state-owned conglomerates by selling stakes or unprofitable assets of most of them in an attempt...

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In corrupt societies where economic freedom is limited, entrepreneurs can game the system and bypass inefficient policies to the benefit of their business. Until these benefits dissipate.

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The Central Bank of Myanmar will undergo a massive liberalisation programme to end its legacy of military control, with President Thein Sein expected to...