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Southeast Asia has more than 190 million Internet users

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Southeast Asia with a population of around 600 million people has more than 190 million Internet users, Tech in Asia reported. Singapore, as the infographic...
Sony Playstation to hit ASEAN markets in December

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Sony announced on November 12that its next-generation video game console, the Playstation 4 (PS4), will be going on sale in Singapore on December 19...
ASEAN warned to step up cyber defense

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Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called On November 14 on ASEAN members to strengthen their cyber security systems, media reports said. He was...
Cambodia’s brutal protest crackdown (video)video

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A video uploaded to YouTube exposes the vicious brutality of Tuesday’s crackdown on protesting garment factory workers outside Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Police fired live ammunition...
Cambodia attracts over 3 million foreign tourists

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Cambodia has received some 3.05 million foreign tourists in the first nine months of 2013, a 19 per cent surge from 2.57 million for...
Cambodia workers’ protests turn violent – one dead

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Cambodian riot police used sticks, tear gas and guns to break up a garment workers' strike on November 12, killing one woman and wounding...
ASEAN offers support to Philippines after typhoon hit hard

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ASEAN member states have offered supports and helps to Philippines which has been hit hard by super typhoon Haiyan. ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong...
ASEAN to sign deal with trading partners by 2015

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ASEAN and its six trading partners are targeting to sign by 2015 the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a free trade agreement that is...
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...