Politics

Politics

Government deals, personalities, bills, and news

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Philippine Airlines (PAL), the Philippines' national carrier, is planning to take a 49 per cent stake in newly founded Cambodia Airlines, according to a...

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Telecom giants Vodafone (UK) and China Mobile are among the 22 bidders for the license for Myanmar's first nationwide mobile phone network. The world's two...

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Despite a challenging transition from rapid expansion to a period of slower growth as its economy matures, Singapore remains open for business and investments,...

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Chinese car maker Great Wall Motors has announced plans to invest of up to $340 million to set up a factory in Thailand, according...

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The bidding deadline for the Mactan-Cebu International Airport’s new terminal, part of the Philippine government’s dense list of PPPs, has been extended to April...

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The Hilton hotel group has announced that it will open its first hotel in Myanmar in 2014 through a partnership with local company LP...

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Thai agribusiness giant Charoen Pokphand Group (CPF) is looking to ramp up its businesses in the Philippines with plans to invest 7 billion pesos,...

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The seven CEOs of ASEAN Exchanges have said that the next rollout phase of the regional investment roadshow Invest ASEAN 2013 will be held...

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Cambodia is planning to manufacture a domestic car brand after state-owned ACICA Automotive signed a $2 billion joint venture investment with UK-based BIW Automotive. The...

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With efforts to increase Brunei's manufacturing base in the defence industry as one step to economic diversification, some market opportunities could open up for domestic players as well as foreign investors.

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The absence of reliable energy, transport and ICT infrastructure in Myanmar is deterring potential investors from entering the emergent ASEAN nation, the Japan External...

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US President Barack Obama will welcome Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to the White House on April 2, as he seeks to bolster...

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Papua New Guinea (PNG) and East Timor were the fastest growing economies Asia-Pacific in 2012 due to high-volume resources exports and other factors, the...

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With major shifts in Qatar’s LNG trade ongoing, the country better sooner than later needs a solid base in Southeast Asia to cash in on the thriving economy of the ten-member ASEAN bloc. Thailand could be a viable option.

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UAE-based property portal propertyfinder.ae announced on March 29 the next step of it international expansion plans with the entry into the vast Egypt market...

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The Paris-based Organisation of Economic Cooperation and the Development, a rich club of nations, has reported that the Philippines – despite its unexpectedly high...

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Foreign investors are now allowed to take 80 per cent share of a joint venture with Myanmar nationals in restricted businesses, the country's legislative...

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The Philippine tourism industry is expected to become the ignition behind the country’s job machine in the years to come, Inside Investor learned..