Manufacturing & Industry

Manufacturing & Industry

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After more than 15 years of harsh sanctions against Myanmar, US companies now get the opportunity to refresh economic relations with the former pariah...

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Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono called for further collaboration between ASEAN and Latin America at the two-day ASEAN Latin Business Forum 2012 in Jakarta,...

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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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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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Sarawak Forestry is entrusted to safeguard and manage the biodiversity in Sarawak’s forests. Inside Investors wanted to know more from CEO Tuan Yusop.

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The world's second largest car maker, Ford Motor Company, has announced that it will close its assembly plant in Santa Rosa in the Philippines...

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Resource-dependent economies and corporations of Southeast Asia have the opportunity to boost both the environment and their bottom lines after Brazil’s Rio +20 Earth Summit.

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The Malaysian arm of Swiss food and beverage major Nestlé just celebrated 100 years of presence in the country. Its products have become household names in Malaysia. Inside Investor looked behind the curtains of this success.

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Resources, environment, public utilities and industrial development all fall under Second Minister YB Datuk Tengah Bin Ali Hasan's three ministries in Sarawak.

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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...

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Vietnam's economy showed signs of regained strength in the second quarter 2012, according to figures released by the government on June 29. GDP grew  by...

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Myanmar's president Thein Sein said on a televised speech on June 19 that the country is set for a "second wave of economic reforms",...

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Thailand's only Islamic finance institute, the Islamic Bank of Thailand (IBank), will step up its halal industry financing business by granting up to three...

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The government of Laos will not allow any new investments in mining or grant further land for rubber plantations until 2015, amid concerns about...

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Forbes recently came up with a new list: Asia's 200 best companies in 2011 with revenue below $1 billion, which also include Australian  companies....

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Thailand, one of Southeast Asia's garment manufacturing centers with about 4,000 textile factories, wants establish the nation as a hub for the Islamic clothing...

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Intellectual property laws are still weak throughout Southeast Asia, despite some countries stepping up measures for better protection of trademarks and patents. However, counterfeit goods seem to remain an ever-thriving industry.

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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...