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What are the hottest consumer items in North Korea? The annual list is out, and contains surprising stuff desired by the population of the impoverished country, revealing the changes going on in the pariah state.

The opening of a new casino complex in Manila on March 16 comes as an attempt of the Philippines to emulate the success of...

With the economic boom being seen in the Philippines, nouveau wealth is appearing in the country, boosting the property market. Experts are at strife about the question whether a bubble is in formation.

People who are in a rush to reach the popular Thai beach resort of Pattaya can be helped soon. The government in Bangkok has...

The Philippine tourism industry is readied to become the muscle behind the country’s job generation machine, employing 7.4 million people by 2016, up from...

They are part of the Overseas Filipino Workforce: Musicians who are swarming out to the world in thousands to find better paid jobs, or to find a job at all, by performing music in the clubs and bars of this world.

Melia Hotels International, one of the largest hotel chains in the world as well as the leading hotel group in the Spanish market in...

The Gulf states, especially Qatar, find a promising area for investment in ASEAN in the tourism sector, as a number of ventures by Qatari investment institutions have shown in the recent past.

There are excellent alcoholic drinks to be found in Asia, and brands such as Singha have even launched a global expansion drive. However, be aware that some stuff leaves a foul aftertaste.

Singha beer, one of Thailand's most popular beer brands, in cooperation with global beer giant Carlsberg aims to expand heavily into Asian and European...

On the night of January 30, Chiang Mai, Thailand’s big city in the north, fell into darkness due to a severe power outage. And with it, Justin Calderon fell into deep thoughts about Thailand's 'never mind' lifestyle.

The provincial administration of Bali has launched a tourism development offensive to address complaints about garbage management, limited infrastructure, security and connectivity. The new...

Singapore’s move to legalise gambling in 2010 in its attempt to become an Asian tourist mecca did not pay off so far. Casino revenues...

Visitor numbers are on a massive rise in ASEAN and the tourism economy is booming. Which are your favourite destinations in the region? Vote for three countries you prefer for a leisure stay.

Fraser Suites Doha is a welcome addition to the Qatari capital’s fast changing skyline with its luxury serviced apartment concept. Inside Investor asked General Manager Mustapha Henini about the latest developments and the "homestay experience".

The Philippines are increasingly being targeted by high-end hotel chains due to an anticipated growth in tourism on the back of a fast growing...

Producers of alcoholic drinks in Indonesia could face penalties of up to 10 years imprisonment and 10 billion rupiah ($1.03 million) in fines if...

Japanese mall operator Aeon Co. has started construction on Cambodia's first high-end, foreign-financed shopping mall at a prime location in the capital Phnom Penh...