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Singapore Budget Hotel Startup Gets $70 Million In Fresh Funding

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Singapore-based hotel startup RedDoorz, which provides affordable lodging in Southeast Asia, has raised $70 million from investors it intends...
Thailand Seeks To Boost Weakening Economy With $10.2-billion Stimulus Package

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Thailand is planning a stimulus package worth 316 billion baht ($10.2 billion) to support farmers, lower-income earners, tourism...
Gloomy Outlook For Singapore’s Economy As Trade War Bites

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Singapore’s government cut its forecast for economic growth this 2019 to almost zero as the escalating US-China...
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Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo confirmed that the country's capital will be moved from Jakarta to Borneo, whereby...
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The national oil companies of Malaysia and Indonesia could enter a close cooperation or even merge to...
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Malaysia launched a project on August 9 for a new mass market car to be produced locally...
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A new batch of communication satellites used by Myanmar were successfully launched into orbit on August 6...
Micro Loans Put Cambodia On Brink Of Debt Crisis

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The rapid rise of micro loans aimed at helping poor Cambodians to establish their own businesses has led...
Mandalay Set To Become Myanmar’s First Smart City

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Sunset over Mandalay, Myanmar's future "smart city" © Arno Maierbrugger Mandalay is about to become Myanmar’s first...
Un Urges Foreign Firms To Sever Ties With Myanmar’s Army-linked Businesses

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United Nations investigators urged foreign companies to cut ties with Myanmar businesses affiliated with the country's military,...
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The Philippine government approved a plan to build a new $14.5-billion international airport for Metro Manila that...
Thailand’s Rangsit University Sees Business Case For Marihuana Products

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Rangsit University's own marihuana cultivation © Arno Maierbrugger Rangsit University, a private university in Pathum Thani, Thailand which is...
Thailand Kicks Off Era Of Medical Cannabis – Foreign Investors On The Sidelines

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Withoon Danwiboon, Managing Director of Thailand's Government Pharmaceutical Organisation © Arno Maierbrugger Thailand’s state-owned Government Pharmaceutical Organisation (GPO) will...
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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on his state visit in Turkey last week said that he plans...
Brunei Expects $20 Billion Investment In Oil & Gas Industry, 15,000 New Workers Needed

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Brunei’s oil and gas industry is expecting investments of about $20 billion in the coming years and...
Imf Recommends Thailand Fiscal Reform And Monetary Easing

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In the wake of slowing GDP growth amid rising global trade tensions and the lack of internal...
Indonesia Launches First Online Fish Auction Site

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As a strategy to boost income and sales outreach for fishermen in West Java, Indonesia’s government is...
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Singapore’s exports plunged to a six-year low in June, the latest in a series of negative indicators...