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Myanmar plans to issue up to ten new licenses to foreign banks to commence retail operations in...

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Japan’s conglomerate SoftBank is offering to invest $30 billion to $40 billion in the development of the planned...

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Indonesia is set to become the biggest equity market in the Southeast Asia region as the entire...

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The Philippine government has enforced a total ban on the deployment of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) to Kuwait....

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Myanmar is the next country after Vietnam, Laos and the Philippines reporting significant growth in the number...

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Malaysia’s shadow economy has a value of about 300 billion ringgit ($73.8 billion) or 21 per cent...

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Sihanoukville's casino boom has come to a sudden halt © Arno Maierbrugger Cambodia’s beach resort of Sihanoukville, which...

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The famous red bridge at Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi, Vietnam © Arno Maierbrugger Vietnam welcomed a record...

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Masayoshi Son, CEO of Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group, revealed plans to invest in Indonesia's new capital and to...

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Japan will create the master plan to redevelop a former US naval base in Subic Bay in...

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Colonial heritage in Luang Prabang. one of the most popular tourism destinations in Laos © Arno Maierbrugger Laos...

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A Malaysian government agency, the Malaysia Automotive, Robotics and Internet of Things Institute in the Ministry of...

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the military to prepare its air and naval assets to help...

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A massive bridge project linking the western part of Brunei with the country’s geographically isolated easternmost district...

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Singapore-listed wealth management fintech platform iFast said it is leading a consortium with Chinese partners to submit...

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Filipino maids waiting for repatriation from Kuwait The Philippines will stop sending new overseas workers to Kuwait until...

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Thailand kicked off the new year with a ban on single-use plastic bags at major stores, continuing...

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Photo: Bernama Malaysia's homegrown motorcycle hailing service Dego Ride launched operations on New Year’s Day after a four-year...