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The governments of Malaysia and Abu Dhabi reportedly reached an agreement on a partial debt settlement in the case involving scandal-ridden fund 1Malaysia Development...

Amid a recovery in the ringgit exchange rate to the US dollar, Malaysia's annual inflation rate is expected to have risen to 5.3 per...

The Philippine government plans the implementation of an Indonesia-type tax amnesty programme to raise much-needed revenue for the government. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez told Bloomberg...

Malaysia will stop hosting to the annual Formula 1 Grand Prix this year, with the last race after 18 years to be held on...

Thailand is keen to develop its industrial heartland in the southeastern provinces of Chonburi, Rayong and Chachoengsao into what it calls the Eastern Economic...

Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia are among 16 nations US President Donald Trump put on a list of countries against whom the US runs a...

Chinese overtook Singapore citizens as the biggest investors in Malaysian real estate amid growing Chinese emigration to Malaysia, according to a Financial Times report. Overall,...

The hardline approach of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte towards drug dealers and consumers in his country that has resulted in more than 8,000 deaths...

In its aim to boost foreign property investment, the Thai government is currently studying the option of granting foreigners the right to buy houses...

The new report “People and Corruption 2017: Asia-Pacific” released by anti-graft organisation Transparency International comes to the conclusion that an estimated 900 million people...

Malaysia is working on making it more difficult for foreigners to buy property in the country in order to "safeguard the interests of Malaysians"...

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam Bhd is exploring an initial public offering (IPO) which would be the first one of a company based in the...

Inequality got a new meaning in Indonesia with the release of a recent country study on Indonesia by non-governmental organisation Oxfam that determined that...

The Thai government in its economic review for 2016 said that travel and tourism accounted for 17.7 per cent of the nation’s income last...

A top-level advisory panel to the government of Singapore last week proposed a 10-year strategy aimed at ensuring annual economic growth of 2-3 per...

More than one tenth of the Thai population is still living below the poverty line even though the country's GDP would be high enough...

The Philippine central bank approved new rules and regulations governing the operation of virtual currency exchanges, including those for the most widely used cryptocurrency...

Businesses in the Philippines are getting increasingly worried about the economic isolationism of US President Donald Trump as the country's main growth engines, business...