Politics

Politics

Government deals, personalities, bills, and news

Malaysia Pm Will Not Serve More Than 3 Years – Says He “underestimated” The Challenges

467
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who will count 94 years of age on July 10, said that...
Auto Draft

546
Casino boom in Sihanoukville © Arno Maierbrugger The number of casino licenses issued in Cambodia continues to soar, with...
Indonesia To Spend $70 Billion On New Toll Road Network

435
Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo is planning an unprecedented $70 billion splurge on toll roads to help connect the...
Malaysia Seeks To Recover $5 Billion In 1mdb Assets

571
Malaysia is looking to recover about $5 billion worth of foreign assets linked to scandal-ridden state fund...
Indonesia To Relocate Capital To Kalimantan By 2024

492
Indonesia will start moving its capital city from Java from 2024, Bambang Brodjonegoro, minister of national development planning,...
Auto Draft

396
One destination for Muslim visitors: Night food market in Hat Yai, southern Thailand © Arno Maierbrugger Thailand...
Living Costs In Bangkok Surge

511
Bangkok has again become more expensive for visitors, expats, retirees and the average Thai over the past year....
Vietnam To Join World’s Most Dynamic Markets By 2030

500
Ho Chi Minh City's new skyline © Arno Maierbrugger Having reached amazing levels of progress in the...
Healthtech Startups To Change Indonesia’s Healthcare Landscape

534
Indonesia, a country notoriously underequipped with hospitals and medical services and suffering from a chronic shortage of doctors...
Auto Draft

590
Cambodia is among the countries whose citizens are quickly adopting cashless payments, the newly released Visa Consumer Payment...
Indonesia Ponders Over Allowing Foreign Airlines To Fly Domestic Routes

558
Indonesia’s president Joko Widodo has made a proposal for a new aviation policy that would allow foreign...
Myanmar Seeks To Attract More International Educational Institutions

504
Foreign education providers are showing increasing interest in opening branches in Myanmar, with several already having started to...
Vietnam’s Ipo Frenzy Expected To Coll Down This Year

468
Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange © Arno Maierbrugger After a record year of share sales in...
Singapore Gdp Growth Slows Sharply, Recession Expected For 2020

479
Singapore is expected to experience the sharpest economic slowdown in Southeast Asia this year, with gross domestic product...
Malaysia Airlines Shutdown Would Affect 400,000 People: Ceo

665
A potential shutdown of Malaysia’s national carrier Malaysia Airlines would directly and indirectly affect 400,000 people, the...
Myanmar Grants Visa-on-arrival To Six Selected Countries

703
Myanmar will grant visa-on-arrival to six more countries beginning on October 1 as a relaxation of restrictions...
Myanmar’s Central Bank Wary Of Fast Growing Cryptocurrency Use In The Country

693
The Central Bank of Myanmar is determined to curb the growing local cryptocurrency industry after it issued...
S&p Bullish On Indonesia

461
Indonesia won a sovereign rating upgrade from S&P Global Ratings for its “strong economic growth prospects” and prudent...