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With weaker growth in China, the US economy stagnating and the euro crisis unresolved, growth in Singapore could fall below 1 per cent this...

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Stocks of IHH Healthcare, one of Asia's largest hospital operators, gained 10 per cent in its debut on July 25 on the Bursa Malaysia...

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Indonesia has set its growth forecast for the third quarter 2012 at 6.3 per cent, according to the latest economic development report by the...

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Oil Major PTT is ready to take over Cove Energy's Africa operations for $1.9 billion, and brewer Thai Beverage is up to tap the...

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The International Monetary Fund has kept its 2012 growth forecast for the ASEAN-5 countries Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand. The IMF said in...

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Global traders are finding cozy refuge in the Philippine stock market, which has continued to hit record highs in the first half of this...

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Industry giant General Electric has become the first US firm to seal a deal with Myanmar after sanctions were lifted by US President Barack...

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Goldis Bhd is an investment company with private equity investments in Malaysia and China, focusing mainly on life sciences and green technology.

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With slowing growth in China and India, all eyes are now on the emerging Southeast Asian economies which are showing resilience not only towards these two large trading partners, but also towards the EU debt crisis.

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The takeover of UK-based marketing agency Aegis by Japan's advertising giant Dentsu for $5 billion is creating Asia's largest advertising conglomerate. The deal will...

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Which of the ten countries in ASEAN are presently providing the most promising environment for investors? Is it newly opened Myanmar, dynamic Vietnam or the more conservative and low-risk destination Singapore? Cast your vote.

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Taking a look at the recent Asia Pacific GDP growth statistics you could be forgiven for thinking that there are storm clouds on the horizon. All the major countries in the region have had their GDP forecasts revised downwards.

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Saudi Arabia's Al Rajhi Bank is the largest Islamic bank in the world. The group ventured into the international market by setting up its first overseas branches in Malaysia, where it today operates 23 branches.

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Singapore's economic growth in the second quarter 2012 has likely slowed down to only 0.3 per cent quarter-to-quarter, according to a poll of 11...

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Declining asset prices of European firms in the wake of the EU debt crisis are prompting major Asian companies to look at possible acquisition...

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Indonesia will host the largest ever business forum between ASEAN and Latin American countries on July 9 and 10 in Jakarta, Trade Minister Gita...

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Kuwait Investment Authority will snatch a bunch of shares at IHH Healthcare's upcoming IPO in Malaysia and Singapore. Partly owned by Abraaj Capital of...

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In what was the world's second largest IPO after Facebook went public in May this year, Malaysian oil palm plantation operator Felda Global Ventures...