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TPP: Blessing for corporate US, drawback for others?

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership, an agreement shrouded in mystery behind the closed doors of US Congress, could serve as a catalyst for the development of Southeast Asian countries. But don't count on China.
Bali seeks cleanup amid high arrivals

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The provincial administration of Bali has launched a tourism development offensive to address complaints about garbage management, limited infrastructure, security and connectivity. The new...
Thai food giant plans $2.5b expansion

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Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods), Thailand's largest agro business conglomerate, has said it will spend 75 billion baht ($2.5 billion) to expand its domestic...
Africa Gas

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PTT Exploration and Production Plc, Thailand's main petroleum explorer and the second largest oil and gas producer in Southeast Asia behind Malaysia's Petronas, has...
Jakarta5

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A new report ranks Jakarta, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur among the top five real estate investment markets out of 22 in Asia-Pacific, along with...
ASEAN Summit3

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An alternative to US President Barack Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership, the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Partnership (RCEP) is the newest concept for an economic union between...
Obama Yingluck1

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Thailand is meeting US President Barack Obama's invitation to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade community of Asia-Pacific nations and North and South America,...
Thailand Chao Phraya River Bangkok

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Thailand's capital, with its strategic location and its position as a regional financial hub, could surpass Singapore in becoming a new gateway for the...
Obama Yingluck

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US president Barack Obama, who is embarking on a Southeast Asia round trip in the coming week, will be pushing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP),...
Posterrealestate

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Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) incorporated in Thailand had the highest average dividend yield in ASEAN in the first half of 2012, a new...

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German auto parts supplier ZF Group, one of the largest engineering companies of its kind globally, has said it will invest 1.5 billion euros...
CALA

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The Philippines has announced the opening up of five more bids under the government’s public-private partnership policy for the remainder of this year, making...
G20

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Facing the debt crisis in Europe that threatens to affect markets worldwide, G20 world leaders who concluded their annual meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico,...

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Asia and the Pacific has seen a boom in public private partnerships (PPPs) in the past decade but it needs more effective public sector...
East Timor Flag

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The tiny Southeast Asian nation of East Timor plans to upgrade its infrastructure with state investments of up to $1 billion in 2012 from oil and gas revenue and attract foreign investors to engage in public-private partnerships.
WEF

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The World Economic Forum on East Asia 2012 opens its doors on May 30 in Thailand's capital Bangkok. The three-day conference is themed 'Shaping...

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Malaysia's second largest bank, CIMB, said on April 2 that has acquired a part of the Asian units of struggling Royal Bank of Scotland...

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Government leaders from the UAE and Australia met this week to discuss grain exports between the two countries.  After last year’s drought in major...