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New Indonesian president targets growth ‘unseen since Asia crisis’

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Indonesia's President-elect Joko Widodo said he’s aiming for a growth pace Indonesia hasn’t seen since before the 1990s Asian financial crisis, a shift that...
Political situation weighs on Thailand’s growth, says Moody’s

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Thailand's credit outlook is stable along with others in Asia Pacific, said Moody's Invstors Service, but political developments will be key. "While the recent coup...
ADB cuts Southeast Asia 2014 growth forecast to 4.7%

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has cut its growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year, as the Thai coup, Indonesia's mineral export ban and...
Singapore economy contracts in second quarter

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Singapore's economy contracted unexpectedly in the second quarter, hurt by a slide in manufacturing activity, official data showed on July 14. On a quarter-on-quarter basis,...
Vietnam central bank expects credit to double this year

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Lending by Vietnam banks will rise more than 10 per cent this year as credit growth typically quickens in the second half, the country's...
Philippine economy showing signs of fatigue, says HSBC

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The Philippine economy is showing signs of fatigue but is likely to recover in 2015, British bank HSBC said in its latest Asia Economic...
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...
Philippines to consider more rice imports, ending subsidy

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Philippine officials will meet next week to consider more rice imports and ending a subsidy for farmers to cut debt at the National Food...
Vietnam may post $500m trade surplus this year

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Vietnam could post a trade surplus of $500 million this year, a state-run newspaper reported, citing revised government forecasts, as it seeks to reduce...
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 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:...
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...