Industries

Industries

Growth reports, trends and breakthroughs

General Electric

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Industry giant General Electric has become the first US firm to seal a deal with Myanmar after sanctions were lifted by US President Barack...

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Hon Hai Group, the Taiwan-based owner of Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, is mulling over the possibility of making a $1 billion...
ColinNg EDGoldisBhd2JPG

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Goldis Bhd is an investment company with private equity investments in Malaysia and China, focusing mainly on life sciences and green technology.
Bangkok2

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With slowing growth in China and India, all eyes are now on the emerging Southeast Asian economies which are showing resilience not only towards these two large trading partners, but also towards the EU debt crisis.
300px Rolling Thunder Cloud

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Taking a look at the recent Asia Pacific GDP growth statistics you could be forgiven for thinking that there are storm clouds on the horizon. All the major countries in the region have had their GDP forecasts revised downwards.
Myanmar New Capital City Naypyidaw

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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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US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Vientiane on July 11 from a brief trip to Hanoi for an official one-day visit, the...
Sby Latin

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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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Saudi Arabia's Al Rajhi Bank is the largest Islamic bank in the world. The group ventured into the international market by setting up its first overseas branches in Malaysia, where it today operates 23 branches.

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Thailand is looking into the feasibility of opening a designated business zone for the entertainment and creative industry, said Verapong Chaiperm, governor of the...
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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...
Call Center Philippines

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Fuelled by the expanding business process outsourcing (BPO) industry, the building boom in the Philippines could leave the country with too much, too little, or just not the right office space.
Euro

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Declining asset prices of European firms in the wake of the EU debt crisis are prompting major Asian companies to look at possible acquisition...
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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...
Tuan Haji Ali Yusop Sarawak Forestry Small

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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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Kuwait Investment Authority will snatch a bunch of shares at IHH Healthcare's upcoming IPO in Malaysia and Singapore. Partly owned by Abraaj Capital of...

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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...
Rainforest

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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.