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Over the past five years, Bangkok has welcomed 1.25 million square meters of new retail space, an increase of nearly 25 per cent, bringing the Thai capital much closer towards its goal of being a shoppers’ paradise.
Rolls Royce Phantom China

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Fast-growing Asia-Pacific for the first time outnumbered North America in the number of dollar millionaires, according to the World Wealth Report 2012, released by...
G20

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Facing the debt crisis in Europe that threatens to affect markets worldwide, G20 world leaders who concluded their annual meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico,...
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When it comes to doing business in Southeast Asia, Singapore has consistently topped rankings as being one of the most conducive countries to acquire...
Container Vessel

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Export is no longer the growth engine for certain ASEAN nations, the UK-based Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) said in its recent...
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Professional services firm Ernst & Young is an integrated part of Sarawak’s fast-moving business world with more than 200 employees in the state.
Bank Indonesia

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Although the Greek elections have given the global economic community renewed hope for a solution of the European debt crisis in the medium term,...
Makati City

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The news about the growth of the Philippine economy is also positively affecting the Philippine property market. Heightened confidence is expected to fuel the growth of property-related demand in the short- to medium-term.
South China Sea Fleet

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The dispute over the South China Sea is no longer limited to regional claimants and could threaten the stability of the entire Southeast Asia region, if diplomatic efforts between China, the Philippines and the US fail.
Puan Jamelah

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Islamic institutions around the world should move past sukuk and build a unified platform that promotes the essence of Islamic finance – trading, said the head of Kuwait Finance House (KFH) in Malaysia.
Manila April8

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Asian stock markets jumped in the morning sessions on Monday, June 18, as a positive reaction to the Greek election results. The Nikkei index...
Petronas Towers Wallpapers 2

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Currency movements can make a significant effect on real estate returns, especially with the Euro area continuing to cause uncertainty in global markets. Property experts take a look at ten Asia Pacific office markets.

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Cambodia wants to increase the number of Kuwaiti tourists visiting the country by forging closer ties between the two nations' tourism agencies and by...
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Indonesia’s lagging 2012 stock performance looks nothing like its stellar 2011 track record yet - but is the country truly on the way down or is it time to take advantage of low valuations? Citigroup sees 15 per cent upside potential for the rest of the year.
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Malaysia's Felda Global Ventures Holdings, the world's third-largest palm oil company by acreage, is planning to raise $3.3 billion in an IPO on June...

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The Coca-Cola Company announced on Thursday, June 14, that it would return to Myanmar after a gap of more than six decades, leaving Cuba...

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Thailand's privately owned 'boutique' carrier Bangkok Airways plans to list at the Stock Exchange of Thailand next year, the company's president Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth said. According...
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Islamic Finance is growing quickly in Southeast Asia. Inside Investor sat down with analyst Rafiza Ghazali of Thomson Reuters to learn more about the sector.