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Craters Restaurant decorated with cleared UXO in Phonsavan, Laos © Arno Maierbrugger The clearing of unexploded ordnance (UXO)...
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Laos is stepping up efforts for the use of electric vehicles in the country and will be...
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Malaysia will resume work on the multi-billion dollar East Coast Rail Link after negotiations with the China...
Indonesia Seeks Investment From Carmakers For E-vehicles

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The Indonesian government is seeking investment from Renault and Volvo to make electric vehicles as the country targets...
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The new Maritime Innovation Lab (MIL) of Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) is...
Adb Says Myanmar’s Economy Gets Back On Track

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The legendary empty 20-lane-highway in Myanmar's capital Naypyitaw © Arno Maierbrugger Myanmar’s economic growth, which has been...
Laos Launches E-visa This June

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In a bid to attract more tourists and reduce waiting times at border checkpoints, Laos’ ministry of...
Sony Moves Smartphone Production From China To Thailand To Halve Costs

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Japanese electronics giant Sony is closing its Beijing smartphone plant and will shift production to Thailand in...
Laos’ Big China-backed Projects Bring Debt And Hurt The Poor: Expert

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A United Nations human rights expert has urged communist-ruled Laos to focus less on foreign-invested dam and railway contracts...
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Vietnam will get its first licensed crypto exchange after Linh Thanh Group, a large industry, real estate...
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Pakistan will be the first country to manufacture Malaysia’s home-made car brand Proton outside the Southeast Asian...
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US petroleum and natural gas exploration company Murphy Oil Corp is exiting Malaysia with a $2.13 billion sale...
Garuda To Cancel 49 Boeing Max Orders

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Indonesia's national carrier Garuda will cancel a multibillion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets after...
Happiness Dropped In Thailand, Malaysia: Un Report

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The newly released World Happiness Report 2019 by the United Nations shows that most Southeast Asian countries...
Hanoi Kicks Off Construction Of Formula One Race Track

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Vietnam on Wednesday on March 20 started construction of a race circuit in the capital Hanoi where...
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The Philippine transport regulator Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on March 19 rejected an appeal...
Thailand Pushes Projects For Eastern Economic Corridor

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The Thai government continues to promote investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), one of the largest economic initiatives geared particularly towards foreign investors....
Manila Runs Dry As Water Utility Scrambles To Maintain Supply

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Customers of Manila Water Company, Inc, a water utility which is part of Philippine business conglomerate Ayala Corp., are faced with more supply shortages...