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Malaysia: Better public education against obesity

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Malaysia is the most obese nation in ASEAN and is witnessing a dramatic rise in other non-communicable diseases. Inside Investor ask an expert why.
Aquino touts Philippine economic growth

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Developmental progress in the Philippines has set new benchmarks, yet only represents the “tip of the iceberg,” President Benigno Aquino III said in his...
Kyrgyzstan seeks Malaysian investment

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The Central Asian republic of Kyrgyzstan wants to forge closer economic ties to Malaysia, it emerged after a meeting of Kyrgyz First Vice Prime...
Brunei investors reach out to Oman

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Oman Brunei Investment Co (OBIC), a joint venture between the governments of Brunei and Oman, is looking forward to investing heavily in Oman's private...
Brunei eyes investment in the Philippines

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Brunei is showing interest in investing in the Philippines, namely in Iloilo, a province located in the Western Visayas region, it emerged after a...
37% jobless in Myanmar, study finds

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In a first ever countrywide study the Myanmar government found that 37 per cent of the nation's population are unemployed and an average of...
The unwritten rules of Indonesia

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Any foreigner hoping to find success in Indonesia should take time to brush up on the island of Java, the undisputed political, economic and geographical core of the country, writes Justin Calderon.
Investment in education highly sought after in ASEAN

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There are factors that make it interesting for players in the Gulf education industry to look at ASEAN as a potential investment destination. Labour movement will grow, and workforce skills need to be streamlined.
Interview with Qatar University

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Qatar University is the largest and most prominent institution for higher education in Qatar. Inside Investor sat down with the institution's president.
Pitsuwan aims at role in Thai government

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Former ASEAN Secretary-General Surin Pitsuwan, who handed over his post to Vietnamese diplomat Le Luong Minh on January 1, 2013, is openly pitching for...
Who is Le Luong Minh, ASEAN Secretary-General?

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Little is known about the new ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh who took over his five-year term on January 1, 2013. Inside Investor sheds light on the career diplomat's biography and education.
Philippines: Skills become a challenge

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The Philippines will have to invest "heavily" on human capital in the years to come to meet its expected rapid growth figures, the Deputy...
Visions of excellence

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Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service in Qatar is a key player in the Qatari education sector. Inside Investor talked to Dean Gerd Nonneman.
GCC and ASEAN extend cooperation pact

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Gulf countries and ASEAN have extended a memorandum of understanding on an action plan that commits both regions to enhanced cooperation in trade and...
New ASEAN Secretary-General takes office

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Vietnam's Deputy Foreign Minister Le Luong Minh took over the office as ASEAN Secretary-General at a hand-over ceremony on January 7 at the ASEAN...
KKR bullish on Southeast Asia in 2013

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US-based private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR) sees economic growth and increased consumer spending in ASEAN as a good basis for...
Southeast Asia’s secret recipe: The rise of an emerging region

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Developing Asia is often looked at as the global steam engine of economic growth. But what is making it more successful than other emerging regions? Justin Calderon takes a closer look.
East Timor aims to join ASEAN

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The tiny nation of East Timor has reaffirmed that it is keen to join the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to accelerate its economic...