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Laos exports up 6% in 2013

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Laos' exports reached $2.4 billion in 2013, up 6 per cent year-on-year with minerals accounting for the lion's share, media reports said on April...
Inequality in the Philippines still high, says ADB

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Inequality in the Philippines might have not changed rapidly in the last 20 years, but the gap between the rich and the poor in...
Ho Chi Minh City to spend $477b for development

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Ho Chi Minh City will spend 10,000 trillion dong ($477 billion) on a socio-economic development plan that will be executed over the next decade,...
Singapore maintains tight monetary policy

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Singapore's central bank stuck to its tight monetary policy stance on April 14 despite weaker growth in the first quarter, saying core inflation will...
Singapore growth makes big jump

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The stronger manufacturing sector and better global outlook should have helped the Singapore economy pick up the pace in the first quarter, say local...
Myanmar warned of rising debt and inflation

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Economists forecast that Myanmar will face possible long term debts along with high inflation in the next three years due to an annual budget...
World Bank trims East Asia 2014 growth forecasts

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The World Bank trimmed its 2014 growth forecast for developing East Asia but said the region's economies were likely to see steady growth in...
Thailand could face recession in first half of 2014

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Thailand's first-half economic growth in 2014 may stagnate or decline from last year's fourth quarter on the slowdown in domestic economic activity, says a...
Malaysian economy to grow 5.1% in 2014

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Despite the ongoing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 tragedy that will likely impact tourism receipts for the country, Malaysia’s economy is expected to expand by...
Foreign investment creates 150,000 jobs in Myanmar

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Foreign investment in Myanmar has created more than 150,000 job opportunities for citizens, according to the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC). The MIC grants permissions for...
Cambodia to grow 7% in 2014: ADB

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Growth in Cambodia is set to ease moderately in 2014 before picking up in 2015 on the back of buoyant exports and robust agriculture...
Costs for Thailand turmoil set at $13b

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Thailand is expected to lose as much as 430 billion baht ($13 billion) in revenue in the first half of the year due to...
Singapore’s GDP forecast to grow 3.8% in 2014

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Economists and analysts in private sector are more cautious for the economy growth of Singapore this year, lowering their forecast for the GDP growth...
Thailand hopeful after emergency state ends

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Tourism businesses and foreign investors have welcomed the government's decision to lift the state of emergency in Bangkok, expecting the move to facilitate the...
Philippine government fails to reduce poverty

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The Philippines will have to downgrade its target to reduce poverty, officials warned March 18, a move which would leave an additional four million...
Philippines may miss 2014 growth targets

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Despite the continued positive outlook by international rating agencies on the Philippine economy in 2014, two important developments, if left unchecked, could change their...
Thailand’s GDP growth drops to 0.6%

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Data released by the Thai authorities on March 3 showed that the country's economy grew just 0.6 per cent in the final quarter of...
Thailand: New government desperately needed

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Even after the Bangkok shutdown has shut down, Thailand's economic outlook remains challenging if a new government cannot be formed by midyear and the...