Politics

Politics

Government deals, personalities, bills, and news

Bangkok Rally

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Investor confidence could be severely shaken in Thailand when a planned anti-government demonstration will take place on November 24 in Bangkok's government district. The demonstration...
Map Myanmar

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Read the new Myanmar Foreign investment Law in its first unofficial English translation and check the pros and cons of investing in ASEAN's newly opened "goldmine" by weighing regulations and exemptions.
Fruits

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Tun Razak has recognised that food security and health nutrition have become increasingly critical issues in Malaysia and other...
Vietnam.inflation

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The latest data from the General Statistics Office of Vietnam indicates that inflation in Vietnam accelerated to 2.2 per cent in September over August 2012, the fastest pace that had been seen in 16 months in the country.

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Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud had an audience with the Prime Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Jassim Jabr Al Thani, during...
Indonesia

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Indonesia has set its growth forecast for the third quarter 2012 at 6.3 per cent, according to the latest economic development report by the...
Manila

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The Philippine government said it is aiming to boost foreign direct investment to $10 billion annually, with a focus on the Business Process Outsourcing...

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At the US-ASEAN Business Forum held on July 13 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, home of the Angkor Wat temple, local businesses had to woo...
Awang Tengah Small

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Resources, environment, public utilities and industrial development all fall under Second Minister YB Datuk Tengah Bin Ali Hasan's three ministries in Sarawak.
Georgetown Penang Skyline

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Penang is the third largest economy among all states in Malaysia. Its focus on high-tech, services and tourism is attracting a large number of domestic and foreign investors, says Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng.
Iiaf Agenda1

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A major new investment forum in Doha, Qatar on October 8-9, 2012, will see political and business leaders from the GCC and Southeast Asia identifying vast bilateral investment opportunities.

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The Sarawak State Planning Unit is responsible for planning socio-economic development programmes that are of benefit to the state. Its flagship long-term plan, SCORE...

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The State Planning Unit of Sarawak is the Sarawak State government Central Agency charged with mapping out the state’s future direction in terms of...

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Malaysia’s International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, announced that the government is committed to providing support and transparency for foreign investors. ...

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Sarawak’s State Industrial Development Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan announced that his state has registered RM2.91 billion in investment projects for the...

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Noted economist Professor Florencio Lopez de Silanes says that if Malaysia wishes to become a major player on the international stage, transparency is key. ...

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The Malaysian government announced today that the country is on target to exceed last year’s RM29 billion in direct foreign investments.  The first quarter...

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The Abu Dhabi government has announced a series of spending projects aimed at providing jobs and an affordable cost of living for its citizens. ...