Politics

Politics

Politics is an Investvine section.

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Thailand's Board of Investment has said it will enforce a new investment regime by the beginning of 2015, giving more than 19 months for...

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More and more multinational corporations and global investors are looking to invest in Vietnam despite the country's current economic uncertainties in the banking sector...

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In what is expected to be Malaysia's next large bourse debut, UMW Holdings Bhd, one of the largest Malaysian industrial conglomerates, is planning to...

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An internet start-up in Vietnam backed by Russian investors is seeking to topple Google as a search engine in the country, arguing that is...

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Using Bangladesh as a cautionary tale, Myanmar now faces the task of carefully wading through the newly found attention it’s receiving to avoid becoming the next garment industry bedlam.

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In the wake of sound domestic growth, Myanmar’s energy sector is firmly catching international attention due to its huge potential. However, the country needs deeper economic reforms to protect investments.

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In the first initial public offering at the Philippines Stock Exchange after the country received  investment grade status, Manila-based Asia United Bank Corp (AUB)...

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In yet another step in Myanmar’s rapprochement with the West, President Thein Sein will visit the White House on invitation from US President Barack...

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak after his mediocre showing in the May 5 general elections on May 15 announced a new 57-member cabinet packed...

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Thailand, the Philippines, Myanmar and Indonesia are ranked high on a new list compiled by Aon Crisis Management, a UK-based firm specialising in risk...

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Myanmar has been striving for decades the expansion of its gems market. With increasing international demand, the local industry is moving ahead and held the first International Jewellery Expo in May 2013.

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Singapore’s largest telecoms provider, SingTel, said it will set aside $1.6 billion over the next three years for startup acquisitions in Southeast Asia,  preferably...

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The shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine coast guard has instigated yet another needless flashpoint in the rocky waters of Southeast Asia. Nationalistic governments fail to understand the order of the global economy.

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Election commission data on May 14 showed that the clan of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos won big in the country's mid-term elections held...

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Investment into the newly opened economy of Myanmar have increased fivefold between the fiscal years 2011/12 and 2012/13, ending in March, the country's president...

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Former Philippine President Joseph Estrada, who has been declared mayor of Manila after May 13's mid-term election, said that all of his voters "have...

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Former Philippine President Joseph Estrada has been declared mayor of Manila on May 14 in what was his first elected post since he was...

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Agriculture is the next sector the Brunei government has set sights on to transform its oil-dependent economy, a forward-thinking measure that future generations will certainly be thankful for.