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Laos outlines investment priorities

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In the next financial year the Lao government will allocate 11 per cent of its state investment budget to four priority areas with aims...
Vietnam Airlines IPO tests appetite for state sell-offs

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Vietnam’s long-awaited state company sell-off is approaching a crunch as investors press for terms for the flagship part-privatisation of the national airline, the Financial...
Malaysia eyes first rate hike in 3 years

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Malaysia's central bank Bank Negara is expected to raise interest rates on July 10 for the first time in more than three years to...
Measures attempted to boost Thailand’s growth to 2% in 2014

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Attempts are being made through several policies to boost Thailand’s GDP to grow by 2 per cent in 2014, said National Council for Peace...
Myanmar clamps down on illegal trading, tax evasions

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The Myanmar government has begun clamping down on illegal trading and tax evasions to better reflect its trade numbers. Over a one-and-a-half-year period, officers...
Malaysia Airlines may be taken private for restructuring

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Malaysia's state investment vehicle Khazanah Nasional Bhd plans to take Malaysia Airlines (MAS) private as the first step in a major restructuring of the...
Indonesia sells 1 billion euros of sovereign bonds in debut

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Indonesia's debut sale of euro bonds attracted bids for almost seven times the 1 billion euros ($1.4 billion) sold, as the country took advantage...
Myanmar receives $3b in taxes in the last fiscal year

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The Myanmar government said it has received nearly $3 billion, 4.4 per cent of Myanmar’s GDP, in total tax revenue for the 2013-14 fiscal...
Thai economy struggles to recover from political turmoil

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Thailand's economy continued to struggle in the second quarter of the year but appeared to grow from the first, a top central bank official...
Philippines sets third quarter domestic borrowing plan at $3b

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The Philippine government plans to raise as much as 135 billion pesos ($3.1) billion from the domestic debt market in the third quarter, up...
Cambodia government sees good results in socio-economic development

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Cambodia has maintained good results in socio-economic development, though the country's main opposition party has boycotted parliament for 11 months against the July election...
Vietnam GDP grows 5.18% in first two quarters

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Vietnam's economic growth picked up in the first half of the year, official figures showed on June 28, indicating the effects of anti-Chinese riots...
Malaysia to see 5.4% GDP growth this year

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Malaysia is expected to register real gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 5.4 per cent this year, according to World Bank's Malaysia Economic Monitor:...
Myanmar to grant licenses to foreign banks by September

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Myanmar's central bank has said it plans to grant licenses to foreign banks by September as it seeks to boost the flow of money...
Vietnam GDP growth accelerates after dong devaluation

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Vietnam's economic growth quickened in the second quarter as the outlook for exports improved after the dong was devalued for the first time in...
Singapore sets tougher liquidity rules for banks

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Singapore on June 24 unveiled tougher rules on minimum levels of liquid capital that banks must hold as part of global regulatory efforts to...
Thailand’s GDP growth at 1.5%, central bank says

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Thailand’s gross domestic product GDP growth this year is expected to rise to 1.5 per cent, according to the Bank of Thailand (BOT) latest...
Philippines may halve global debt sale in 2015 to $750 million

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The Philippines may offer about $750 million in global bonds in 2015, half the overseas debt it sold this year as the nation continues...