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Top condom maker to penetrate deeper into Southeast Asia

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The world’s largest condom maker, Malaysia's Karex Bhd., a main manufacturer of Durex condoms, said after its recent initial public offering that it has...
Brunei’s next opportunity: The pharma industry

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The project to transform Brunei’s economy away from hydrocarbons is being fuelled by a new idea: Brunei could become a partner of the pharmaceutical...
Cambodia airport expansion approved

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Cambodia’s Societe Concessionnaire de l’Aeroport (SCA) awarded two contracts amounting to $87 million to a joint venture formed by France-based Vinci Construction Grands Projects...
Cambodia’s new export hit: Sand

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Demand for sand in India by builders and property developers has made sand from Cambodia a new import commodity. Builders are expected to depend...
Facebook goes face down again, users disgruntled

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Problems with slow-loading pages, profiles and photos not working on Facebook along with complete timeline outages started to be reported from November 8 in...
Realising Brunei’s economic potential

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Brunei Darussalam, the country situated in the very center of Southeast Asia, has so much to give to the region. Not so much of...
China cautions Singapore over FTA with Taiwan

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China sounded a note of caution to Singapore over its Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Taiwan, saying it should abide by the "one China"...
Malaysian firm gets contract for Cambodia airport expansion

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Muhibbah Engineering (M) Bhd and its joint venture partner has secured two contracts valued at $87 million to build and expand two airports in...
Foreign cars must have escort while driving in Vietnam

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The Vietnam government has issued a decree on management of motorised vehicles brought into Vietnam by foreigners for use in travel, under which drivers...
Audi drives into Cambodia

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German luxury car manufacturer Audi has expanded into Cambodia, joining the recent entry of higher-end automobile producers into a small but growing market, the...
Thailand’s GL invests in Cambodian microfinance firm

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Group Lease Plc (GL), a financial services company specialised on motorcycle lease and listed at the Stock Exchange of Thailand, plans to acquire a...
Brunei to host Cyber Security Awareness Week 2013

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The Authority for Infocommunications Technology Industry of Brunei Darussalam (AITI) in collaboration with the E-Government National Centre (EGNC) and the Information Technology Protective Security...
Please – CSR is not Ethics in Business

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I was watching Lord Adair Turner, the former head of the Financial Services Authority of the UK, on Al Jazeera discussing the topic “Has...
Islamic finance goes West: How Brunei can participate

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The 9th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) held in London on October 29 to 31 was the first ever such event in the non-Muslim...
Cambodia’s opposition calls for halt to foreign investment

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Cambodia’s opposition on October 29 called on the international community to refrain from investing in or providing aid to prime minister Hun Sen’s government...
Southeast Asian nations angry over NSA spying

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Southeast Asian governments - together with China - have demanded an explanation from Washington over media reports that US and Australian embassies in the...
Malaysia to recruit 1,000 Cambodian maids every month

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Malaysian Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said that in order to meet demand, from now on 1,000 Cambodian maids will be...
Zaha Hadid to design genocide institute in Cambodia

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The Documentation Center of Cambodia’s (DC-Cam) has commissioned renowned architectural designer Zaha Hadid to design the much-anticipated genocide studies institute in Phnom Penh. The...