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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...
Indonesia Ponders Over Allowing Foreign Airlines To Fly Domestic Routes

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Indonesia’s president Joko Widodo has made a proposal for a new aviation policy that would allow foreign...
Myanmar Seeks To Attract More International Educational Institutions

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Foreign education providers are showing increasing interest in opening branches in Myanmar, with several already having started to...
Vietnam’s Ipo Frenzy Expected To Coll Down This Year

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Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange © Arno Maierbrugger After a record year of share sales in...
Singapore Gdp Growth Slows Sharply, Recession Expected For 2020

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Singapore is expected to experience the sharpest economic slowdown in Southeast Asia this year, with gross domestic product...
Malaysia Airlines Shutdown Would Affect 400,000 People: Ceo

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A potential shutdown of Malaysia’s national carrier Malaysia Airlines would directly and indirectly affect 400,000 people, the...
Myanmar Grants Visa-on-arrival To Six Selected Countries

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Myanmar will grant visa-on-arrival to six more countries beginning on October 1 as a relaxation of restrictions...
Myanmar’s Central Bank Wary Of Fast Growing Cryptocurrency Use In The Country

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The Central Bank of Myanmar is determined to curb the growing local cryptocurrency industry after it issued...