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Education

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Call to create a national entrepreneurship policy programme in Brunei

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A few years ago, I sat down and talked to a local lady in Brunei. We managed to discuss the entrepreneurial scenery in the...
ASEAN Economic Community: Which professions can move freely?

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Expectations are high among workers living in one of the ten countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN. With the advent...
Ex-ASEAN SecGen sharply criticises lacking foreign language skills in Thailand

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The former Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Surin Pitsuwan, recently had another focus on one of his favourite topics -...
“A young, diverse and dynamic city”: Quezon City’s mayor speaks out

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Investvine’s Imran Saddique sat down with Herbert Bautista, a popular actor-turned-politician who on July 1, 2010 became mayor of Quezon City in a landslide...
‘Need enabling environment where SMEs can thrive and grow’

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Investvine's Imran Saddique caught up with Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” A. Aquino IV, a former youth leader and world-renowned social entrepreneur and youngest senator...
Grooming business leaders for ASEAN’s challenges  – AIM

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The Asian Institute of Management (AIM) is a private graduate school in Makati City, Manila. AIM is the first school in Southeast Asia to...
Japanese foundation boosts education for poor in Laos

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An estimated 1,300 schoolchildren in four rural districts of Savannakhet province in Laos will have a bountiful supply of school material this academic year...
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Singapore may be losing its shine as a destination for foreign students. The country is getting more expensive to study in and jobs are...
Malaysia among world’s most expensive countries for international students

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Malaysia is among the top 15 most expensive destinations for foreign students, a new study shows. The most expensive countries for international students: Australia, Singapore,...
Papua New Guinea seeks more trade with the Philippines

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Papua New Guinea (PNG) plans to expand its trade and investment links with the Philippines. Citing a letter to Trade Secretary Gregory Domingo, the Philippine...
The Philippines’ most competitive city is…

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Makati City emerged as the Philippines' most competitive city, based on a index that ranked cities in terms of economic dynamism, infrastructure and government...
Singapore rises to 4th priciest city in the world for expatriates

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Singapore is now the fourth most expensive city in the world for expatriates and the second most expensive in Asia, according to the latest...
Vietnam gets first private non-profit university

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The government of Vietnam has approved in principle the establishment of Fulbright University Vietnam (FUV), that country’s first private, non-profit institution of higher education....
Malaysian universities fail to make it into the Asian Top 100

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In stark contrast to Education Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s statement in 2012 that Malaysian education was one of the best in the world,...
Vietnam to have first foreign non-profit university

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An organisation in the US has gotten the green light to establish a non-profit university in Ho Chi Minh City, the first of its...
World Bank supports Myanmar with $100m for education

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The World Bank Group has pledged $100 million in aid to boost Myanmar's education sector. It will help to improve and expand the Myanmar’s...
Malaysia 12th most attractive to investors

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Malaysia moved up the world competitiveness ranking again, securing a spot in the enviable  top dozen and improving the country's attractiveness to investors. The...
Souq.com launches ‘marketplace university’

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The largest e-commerce platform in the Arab world, Souq.com, has announced the launch of Egypt's first Online Marketplace University. The initiative comes as part...