Policy

Policy

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Indonesia's President-elect Joko Widodo said he’s aiming for a growth pace Indonesia hasn’t seen since before the 1990s Asian financial crisis, a shift that...

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has cut its growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year, as the Thai coup, Indonesia's mineral export ban and...

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The World Bank said on July 15 that it and its private sector arm have committed concessional loans of up to $4.2 billion to...

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Vietnam is enjoying the fastest growing middle-class in the Asia-Pacific region with over two million citizens joining it annually, a recent survey shows. “This is...

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Singapore's economy contracted unexpectedly in the second quarter, hurt by a slide in manufacturing activity, official data showed on July 14. On a quarter-on-quarter basis,...

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In the next financial year the Lao government will allocate 11 per cent of its state investment budget to four priority areas with aims...

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Philippine officials will meet next week to consider more rice imports and ending a subsidy for farmers to cut debt at the National Food...

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Malaysia's central bank Bank Negara is expected to raise interest rates on July 10 for the first time in more than three years to...

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Attempts are being made through several policies to boost Thailand’s GDP to grow by 2 per cent in 2014, said National Council for Peace...

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Thailand's economy continued to struggle in the second quarter of the year but appeared to grow from the first, a top central bank official...

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Cambodia has maintained good results in socio-economic development, though the country's main opposition party has boycotted parliament for 11 months against the July election...

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The pharmaceutical markets in Vietnam and the Philippines are forecast to reach a value of $8 billion each by 2020, according to new studies...

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Malaysia has been rated as the highest among Asian countries for obesity, after it held the title to be ASEAN's fattest nation for a...

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Thai officials said on June 17 that the sudden exodus of some 180,000 Cambodian labourers would dent the economy as migrant workers, fearing reprisals...

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8990 Holdings Inc., the largest builder of affordable homes in the Philippines, targets to boost profit by 45 per cent this year amid a...

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Over a hundred members of the US House of Representatives have signed a letter urging the government to call off a trade deal with Brunei over...

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Fashion brand Levi Strauss & Co. has slashed orders from Cambodian factories amid the political unrest in the country, after a nationwide strike by...

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The army-led National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) in Thailand has instructed the Finance Ministry and Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives to...