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EU bans fish imports from Cambodia

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The European Union has announced that it was banning fish imports from Cambodia and two other countries because of illegal fishing under their countries'...
Philippines bans workers from going to Yemen

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The Philippine government on December 9 banned its workers from going to Yemen after an attack by militants there killed more than 50 people,...
Brunei, Poland sign defense cooperation deal

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Brunei and Poland signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in defence collaboration at the Brunei Darussalam International Defense Exhibition and Conference, or Bridex, which...
Russia-Indonesia trade to reach $3b

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Trade turnover between Russia and Indonesia will reach $3 billion by the end of 2013, Russia's Ambassador to Jakarta Mikhail Galuzin said in an...
Third GCC-ASEAN meeting held in Bahrain

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The foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) held their 3rd ministerial meeting on November...
EU to ban fish imports from Cambodia

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Cambodia, together with Guinea, Belize, South Korea, Ghana and Curaçao, have been warned by the European Union in its first major sanction against nations...
Aussies strike back: ‘Indonesia spying on us’

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After a spying scandal involving Australian intelligence who allegedly tapped the Indonesian president's phone escalated in deteriorating relations between the two countries and harsh...
Australian flags burn in Indonesia

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Protests about Australia's spying on Indonesia moved from the palace to the streets on November 21 with the hardline "Red and White Brigade" rallying...
Qatar brings innovation to ASEAN

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Good news emerged recently with regards to Qatar’s business involvement in Southeast Asia. Not only that the country’s telecom group Ooredoo announced that it...
Germany sells tanks, armored vehicles to Indonesia

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German Rheinmetall Group will supply the Indonesian military with 102 modernised Leopard 2 main battle tanks, 42 upgraded Marder 1A3 infantry fighting vehicles and...
Russia, Vietnam to double trade by 2015

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During Russia President Vladimir Putin's visit to Vietnam on November 12 all eyes were on Vietnam's decision whether it will join the Customs Union...
EU and Thailand sign partnership

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The European Union and Thailand have finalised the text of a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA), according to a press statement from the EU...
German firms seek more investment in Thailand

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German enterprises in Thailand said they are keen to invest and expand their businesses in the country, especially to take part in the planned...
Philippines gets $850,000 in humanitarian aid from New Zealand

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The Philippines has been provided $850,000 in humanitarian aid from New Zealand after it suffered a devastating 7.2-magnitude earthquake on October 15th which resulted...
WIEF London to attract more Muslim money to UK

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The 9th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF), held in London from October 29 to 31 for the first time outside an Islamic country, is...
Takaful markets in Malaysia, Saudi Arabia thrive

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The Malaysian and Saudi Arabian cooperative and Islamic insurance (takaful) markets are the only two that are seeing growth especially in new policies and...
Vietnam, Saudi Arabia move closer

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Vietnam and Saudi Arabia emphasised their close relationship as "strategic partners" in trade, investment and foreign affairs, according to Vietnam’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia,...
Austrian Airlines seeks Thai flight attendants

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Austria's national carrier Austrian Airlines, a subsidiary of Lufthansa, is planning to set up a training base for flight attendant from Thailand, media in...