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High Speed Train

The high-speed train project linking Thailand, Laos and southern China's Kunming province could start in 2015 in time for the launch of the Asean...
ASEAN Summit Front

Newly re-elected US President Barack Obama will make a groundbreaking visit later this month to Myanmar, an official said on November 8, following through...

Malaysia's GDP is expected to grow at a relatively moderate pace of 4.5 per cent next year, mainly due to lacklustre global demand amid...
China Flags

China’s manufacturing dominance is becoming increasingly undermined by the rising fortunes of its smaller ASEAN-member neighbours. But not only manufacturing, also investments are moving south.
Cattle Herders Kosti Area

Malaysian investment firm Pembangunan Buku Hijau Holdings Sdn Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding this week with the Sudan Halal Development Authority, China’s...
Burj Khalifa1

With the former unique "country brand" of the United States and  Europe's iconic country brands such as France, Italy and Spain beginning to lose...
Slider ASEAN Processed Food

CP Retailing and Marketing Co Ltd, a subsidiary of CP All plc and a part of the large food-producing titan Charoen Pokphand (CP) Group,...
Asian Food By Akibara

Southeast Asian nations are more likely to export less food in years to come as their urban populations are growing, which increases domestic demand, puts a strain on food production and requires more resources.
Shopping Mall

The World Bank is projecting optimistic growth rates for ASEAN-5 countries in its latest report "East Asia and Pacific Economic Data Monitor". Due to...

A new 11.6 billion baht ($376 million) factory in Thailand’s Samut Prakan province is being built by Japan’s Nissan Motor Co in an effort...
Laos Investment

The economy of Laos is predicted to grow by 7.9 per cent in the country's fiscal year 2012/13, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) stated...
Muamalat Dato Redza Small

Islamic banking is growing in Malaysia at a rapid pace. Inside Investor sat down with Y.Bhg. Dato' Hj. Mohd Redza Shah bin Abdul, CEO of Bank Muamalat and President of the Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malaysia to learn about the sector's driving forces.

The formation date of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and the implementation of a currency authority for the ten ASEAN member states were discussed...
Philippine Peso

The Philippines has signaled intent to repay a $593 million loan from China disbursed for the halted Northrail project, government officials announced on September...
China Investment

Indonesia’s penchant for protectionist trade measures wielded to safeguard fledging industries won’t affect policymakers' open stance towards foreign investments, analysts say. Currently overdependent on capital...

Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s largest economy and most populous nation, is likely to continue mounting global economic headwinds on the back of its youthful growing...
Chinese Travellers

China is increasingly projecting its economic influence on Thailand, with more and more firms engaging to craft a perceptible presence and rafts of tourists...
Abu Dhbai

National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the biggest bank in the United Arab Emirates by assets, is set to officially open its first branch...