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Sulu and the other rebels of Philippines’ south

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The Sultan of Sulu’s aim to take ownership of Malaysia’s eastern state of Sabah has placed Malaysian military on high alert, but the Sulu rebels from the Philippines are not the only destablilising force in the region.
Brunei can tap into regional investment opportunities

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As the ASEAN region keeps growing and the attention of the global business community is turning eastwards, Brunei will start to play a more significant role in bilateral investments in the region.
Israel explores investment in Mindanao

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An Israeli business delegation paid the Philippines a visit on February 20 to explore investment opportunities in Mindanao's western town of Zamboanga in technology,...

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The Malaysian government has awarded the task to build the Malaysian embassy complex in Moscow, Russia, to the consortium of Bina Puri-Beringin Waja led...

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Japan and Brunei are at the forefront of investing into the oil and gas business in Myanmar, latest data from Myanmar's Directorate of Investment...
IT Push

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Sarawak Information Systems, or SAINS, is overhauling the state's public finance processing. Inside Investor sat down with SAINS CEO Dato Teo Tien Hiong.
A center of medical excellence in Brunei

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Gleneagles JPMC is a private specialist hospital in Brunei, established in 2002 as a joint venture between Parkway Pantai and the government of Brunei. Inside investor asked CEO Dr. Peter Tay about the latest developments.
Brunei to boost maritime industry

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The Brunei government plans to enhance the maritime industry in the nation and had the Marine Department on February 9 sign an agreement with...
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.
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...
Mitsubishi innovating in Brunei

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Japan's Mitsubishi Corp. has taken on innovative projects to support Brunei in its aim to diversify its economy. Inside Investor talked to country manager Osamu Ito.
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.
Sarawak, Sabah scratch MASwings plans

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The state governments of Sarawak and Sabah have withdrawn its initial plans to buy stakes in Malaysia Airlines' regional carrier MASwings Sarawak's Minister of Tourism,...
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...

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Singapore was ranked 5th out of 185 economes in terms of ease in paying taxes, according to the "Paying Taxes 2013" report compiled by...
Luxury hotels discover Philippines

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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...