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Read the new Myanmar Foreign investment Law in its first unofficial English translation and check the pros and cons of investing in ASEAN's newly opened "goldmine" by weighing regulations and exemptions.

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During meetings with ASEAN Plus Three leaders in Phnom Penh on November 19, Beijing officials have tried to steer away attention from the controversial...

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A series of reports released at the 21st ASEAN Summit in Phnom Penh on November 19 have turned attention to the need to accelerate...

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ASEAN leaders at the 21st ASEAN summit currently being held in Phnom Penh now have ultimately decided to delay the launch of the ASEAN...

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Citibank, one of the largest US banks, is seeking for investment opportunities in Cambodia, a bank senior official said on October 23 after a...

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The event was being held under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al Thani, Qatar Prime Minister and Minister of...

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Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud had an audience with the Prime Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Jassim Jabr Al Thani, during...

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Major players in the oil and gas industry from the Gulf are increasingly putting Southeast Asia on their radar for expansion. Companies such as...

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The massive development of Aseana City, a flagship residential and office development on the outskirts of Manila is expected to attract $3 billion of...

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Drydocks World, the Middle East's largest shipbuilding and ship repair company based in Dubai and subsidiary of the Dubai World conglomerate, is preparing to...

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The 9th annual China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) held in Guangxi, China, is expected to garner extra attention this year as it is supposed to be attended by China's current Vice-President Xi Jinping.

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Argentina has become the first country in Latin America to establish a parliamentary relationship with the ASEAN bloc, which further highlights the global shift...

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In an aim to attract more tourists from the GCC and to improve its own tourism infrastructure, Vietnam is seeking more tourism investment from...

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The US Chamber of Commerce reports “overwhelmingly positive” prospects for trade, investment and growth in the ASEAN region, John Goyer, Director for the Southeast...

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The recent measure of the New York City Board of Health to ban the sale of large sugary soft drinks has turned the attention...

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PTT Exploration and Production, Thailand's state-owned oil exploration firm, has said it is ready to expand crude oil production at its operations in Oman...

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With only a little more than three years to go, the ASEAN Economic Community is far from being a concrete concept. Though the ten-member...

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Today the pulse of Cambodia’s capital follows the rhythm of construction mallets and whirring traffic. Offices, homes and shopping spaces are being erected across a city that hopes to detach itself from a gruesome past.