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Indonesia Extends Tax Incentives For Property Buyers To Spur Sluggish Market

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Indonesia introduced new tax incentives to stimulate the sluggish property market. In a first step, the government...
Malaysia Pm Will Not Serve More Than 3 Years – Says He “underestimated” The Challenges

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Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who will count 94 years of age on July 10, said that...
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Casino boom in Sihanoukville © Arno Maierbrugger The number of casino licenses issued in Cambodia continues to soar, with...
Indonesia To Spend $70 Billion On New Toll Road Network

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Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo is planning an unprecedented $70 billion splurge on toll roads to help connect the...
Malaysia Seeks To Recover $5 Billion In 1mdb Assets

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Malaysia is looking to recover about $5 billion worth of foreign assets linked to scandal-ridden state fund...
Thailand To Build Its Own Electric Cars

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Energy Absolute, Thailand’s second-largest electricity generating company by market capitalisation owned by Thai billionaire Somphote Ahunai, plans to...
Indonesia To Relocate Capital To Kalimantan By 2024

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Indonesia will start moving its capital city from Java from 2024, Bambang Brodjonegoro, minister of national development planning,...
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Sharp Electronics Indonesia headquarter in Karawang International Industrial City Electronics companies Sharp from Japan and LG...
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One destination for Muslim visitors: Night food market in Hat Yai, southern Thailand © Arno Maierbrugger Thailand...
Philippines Most Exposed To Climate Change Risks – Study

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The Philippines is topping the list of countries facing the highest risk of climate change hazards, according...
Living Costs In Bangkok Surge

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Bangkok has again become more expensive for visitors, expats, retirees and the average Thai over the past year....
Vietnam’s First Homegrown Cars Ready For Delivery

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Vietnam's first domestic carmaker VinFast will deliver its first cars on June 17, the company said as...
Vietnam To Join World’s Most Dynamic Markets By 2030

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Ho Chi Minh City's new skyline © Arno Maierbrugger Having reached amazing levels of progress in the...
Healthtech Startups To Change Indonesia’s Healthcare Landscape

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Indonesia, a country notoriously underequipped with hospitals and medical services and suffering from a chronic shortage of doctors...
Vietnamese E-payment Startups Merge And Eye Expansion To Myanmar, Indonesia

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Two Vietnamese digital payments startups are merging to add scale for a new funding round and to...
Dry Weather Causes Mango Overflow In The Philippines

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The Philippines is overflowing with about two million kilos of unwanted mangoes after a hot weather patch...
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Coca-Cola’s Philippine branch will pioneer with an investment of one billion pesos ($19.3 million) to construct a...
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Cambodia is among the countries whose citizens are quickly adopting cashless payments, the newly released Visa Consumer Payment...