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Amazon’s cloud service unit to invest almost $1 billion in Indonesia

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American IT giant Amazon is planning a 14 trillion-rupiah ($945 million) investment in Indonesia, according to The Straits Times, which referred to local news...
Amazon to kick off Southeast Asian expansion in Singapore

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In what could become a battle of the e-commerce giants, Amazon is reportedly setting up shop in Singapore as early as this week to...
Amazon, Alibaba open Southeast Asian e-commerce battle in Singapore

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The world's two largest Internet retail companies, US-based Amazon and China's Alibaba, will need to brace themselves for some serious rivalry in Singapore and...
Internet firms’ tax affairs under increased scrutiny in Southeast Asia

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Thailand is the latest country looking to toughen tax collection rules for internet and technology firms like Google, Amazon and Facebook as the tax...
GIC3

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Singapore's sovereign-wealth fund GIC warned of a challenging investment environment over the next decade, as global central banks unwind easy-money policies amid a modest...
Indonesia now country with world’s highest deforestation rate

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Indonesia has double the deforestation rate in Brazil and has become the largest destroyer of forests housing some of the world's most endangered species...
Rate of deforestation in Indonesia overtakes Brazil, says study

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Indonesia has greatly under-reported how much primary rainforest it is cutting down, according to the government's former head of forestry data gathering. UN and official...
Alibaba to buy stake in Singapore Post for $249m

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A major move to step up its international presence, Chinese e-commerce provider Alibaba Group announced on May 28 that it will purchase a 10.35...
Foxconn to start Indonesia operations in 2014

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Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group wants to jump-start a new manufacturing operation in Indonesia in 2014, an investment pledge that has been delayed several times.Since...
San Francisco’s tech revolution – a photoblog

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What made San Francisco stand out in its economic development, producing high-caliber tech companies, top-notch IT experts and laying the foundations for the global...
Japanese bookstore challenges Amazon in ASEAN

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Tokyo-based bookstore Kinokuniya Co said on August 6 that they will be setting up online stores throughout Southeast Asia in order to catch up...

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Apple has recently moved forward in their effort to provide iTunes through a cloud, allowing one to synch his iPod, iPhone, and computer through...

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Technology bloggers are scrambling to make sense of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ comments about new developments on his company’s Kindle e-reader.  He made several...