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Despite Singapore being one of the few AAA-rated Asian countries, its strong reliance on trade and exports means that the economic performance of its larger US and European counterparts cannot be ignored.

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The latest data from the General Statistics Office of Vietnam indicates that inflation in Vietnam accelerated to 2.2 per cent in September over August 2012, the fastest pace that had been seen in 16 months in the country.

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Keynote Speech by Sheikh Hamad bin Faisal bin Thani Al Thani, Board Member of the Qatari Businessmen Association [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYapR4xjgkY?rel=0] Keynote Speech by HE Sheikh Abdul...

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Interview with Dr. Surin Pitsuwan by Al Jazeera at the Inside Investor Forum Asia 2012 http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1&publisherID=665003303001&playerID=1638546175001&domain=embed&autoStart=true&videoId=1897734989001  

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The formation date of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and the implementation of a currency authority for the ten ASEAN member states were discussed...

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Inside Investor Ltd at the Inside Investor Forum Asia 2012 has forged a strategic alliance with Tasweek Real Estate Marketing and Development, a Dubai-based...

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The Inside Investor Forum Asia 2012, one of the most influential investment events that have been staged in Doha this year held on October...

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Manila-based Asian Development Bank has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) to help all member countries to adopt unique...

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A special envoy from Indonesia met with Qatar’s Prime Minister and Foreign Minister H.E. Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani on September...

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The Philippines has signaled intent to repay a $593 million loan from China disbursed for the halted Northrail project, government officials announced on September...

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The Manila stock exchange is planning to introduce a list of Shariah-compliant equities to attract the nation’s Muslim investors and some of the $1.2...

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On October 8th and 9th, Doha will be the stage of the Inside Investor Forum Asia 2012, a high-level business forum organised by international...

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Thailand is moving ahead with a massive $2.2 trillion baht ($71.4 billion) parliamentary bill to finance the upgrading of  the country's transport and telecommunications...

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To prepare for large foreign direct investment inflows, Myanmar plans to implement an independent monetary policy in the first half of next year. Cash...

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Mongolia-based Silk Road Capital has set up one of the first private equity investment banking firms in Myanmar, Mandalay Capital. The company said that the...

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With only a little more than three years to go, the ASEAN Economic Community is far from being a concrete concept. Though the ten-member...

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Dubai-based Noor Islamic Bank, one of the largest Shariah-compliant financial institutions in the UAE, is planning to expand its operations to Southeast Asia in...

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The Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013, released by the World Economic Forum on September 5, shows Singapore maintaining its first rank among the most competitive...