ASEAN

ASEAN

ASEAN is a section of News on investvine.com
The highs and lows of Brunei’s currency peg

1624
The latest depreciation of most Southeast Asian currencies did not fail to make its mark on the Brunei dollar. Interestingly, this has nothing to...
ASEAN leaders use social media on haze issue

1946
Leaders of haze-affected countries in ASEAN, namely Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, took to social media tools such as Twitter and Facebook to find a...
Lost ancient city found in Cambodia

1265
Archaeologists have recently discovered, with revolutionary airborne laser technology, a lost city that thrived 1,200 years ago on a mist-shrouded mountain in Siem Reap...
ASEAN currencies in defence position benefit investors

1073
The sudden weakness of Southeast Asian currencies, which last month retreated the most in a year after a series of fiscal measures in the...
Belarus designs tractor for Cambodia

3680
A Belarus-based company has designed a tractor for sale in Cambodia, taking into account the "needs of the Cambodian market," according to the official...
ASEAN Economic Community behind schedule: Report

2173
The hope for a timely launch of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) by end-2015, which has long been trumpeted by former ASEAN Secretary General...
Spotlight: ASEAN nations beef up cyber defenses

1229
Governments, it is widely agreed, must follow a mandate to protect their citizens. How much privacy they strip away from our online lives in order...
Spotlight: The cyber security conundrum – Join the discussion

1419
Cyber security policies pose a conundrum. In endeavouring to protect citizens against malicious online attacks, how can governments ensure the public they are not...
The downside to foreign presence in Cambodia

1677
Cambodia has undergone magnificent economic transformation in recent years despite a tumultuous history characterised by French colonisation, the extended Vietnam war, the following brutal...

1254
Malaysia's largest state of Sarawak and Brunei's neighbour has been in the spotlight of Qatari investors during the June 12 launch of Inside Investor's...
Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar: No need for copyrights

1136
Three ASEAN countries for the coming 8 years will not have to bother about intellectual property rights. The World Trade Organisation (WTO) on June...
Spotlight: ASEAN cyber security policies – Join the discussion

5883
With the revelation of an immense and active US-conducted global surveillance network made by former CIA employee Edward Snowden, the haunting -- taintedly Orwellian...
US investment shifts to ASEAN

1608
As China and India begin to lose luster, private investors are increasingly setting their gaze on the diverse and rapidly growing countries of ASEAN....
Cambodia, Thailand to open joint trade zones

1262
Cambodia and Thailand on June 12 agreed to boost bilateral trade and investment by establishing two special economic zones along their shared border, the...
Cambodia’s rice exports surge

1259
Milled rice exports from Cambodia rose 127 per cent to 146,854 tonnes in the period from January to May 2013 compared to the same...
Few in ASEAN aware of upcoming integration (video)

1199
The majority of the 600-million population in ASEAN are unaware of upcoming changes in the ten-member bloc, especially about new measures that are intended...
Apple’s next innovation to intimidate Asia

3580
If anything can be said about Apple products, it’s that they are game changers. This week, the widely publicised Apple Developers’ Conference, which began...
ASEAN Timeline

6538
The next big step for ASEAN will be the AEC