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Malaysia’s ASEAN chair in 2015 to be ‘challenging’

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Malaysia’s Chairmanship of ASEAN in 2015, when it takes over from Myanmar, will be both "challenging and interesting," says the country's Deputy Foreign Minister...
Vietnam wants to become ‘textile hub of the world’

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Bilateral and multilateral trade pacts will make Vietnam a garment and textile production center in the world, say economists. The country is currently negotiating the...
Philippine Airlines allowed to add more US flights

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American aviation authorities cleared Philippine Airlines to increase flights to the US after safety standards improved and the European Union opened its skies to...
Cambodia to grow 7% in 2014: ADB

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Growth in Cambodia is set to ease moderately in 2014 before picking up in 2015 on the back of buoyant exports and robust agriculture...
Malaysia’s exports up 12.2% in January

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Malaysia's exports rose 12.2 per cent to 63.97 billion ringgit ($19.68 billion) in January 2014 while imports rose 7.2 per cent to 57.62 billion...
Malaysia trade grows to $414 billion

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Despite a tough external environment, Malaysia's trade last year expanded by 4.6 per cent to 1.36 trillion ringgit, or $414 billion, from 1.309 trillion...
Cambodia’s rice exports to EU under fire

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Amid falling local production in Italy, officials there are calling on the European Union to scrap a preferential trade agreement that gives Cambodia’s rice...
Myanmar, EU to sign investment agreement

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Myanmar will soon sign an investment protection agreement with the European Union to promote foreign investments, according to the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC). “The EU...
EU slams Cambodia over ‘rice export mix’

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The European Union has criticised Cambodia for allegedly exporting a mix of rice that is not totally of Cambodian origin. According to the EU...
EU eyes investment into Myanmar’s mining sector

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Some EU countries are planning to sign an agreement with Myanmar's ministry of mines to start investing in Myanmar's mining industry. "If EU countries are...
EU bans fish imports from Cambodia

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The European Union has announced that it was banning fish imports from Cambodia and two other countries because of illegal fishing under their countries'...
Indonesia world’s largest palm oil producer

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Growing demand for Indonesia's palm oil and its domination of the world market was an attracting topic in a conference held at the Indonesian...
Cambodia sold its ship registry rights (plus flag)

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Cambodia has no control anymore over Cambodian-flagged ships complicit in illegal activities on the high seas as the government sold the authority to register...
EU to ban fish imports from Cambodia

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Cambodia, together with Guinea, Belize, South Korea, Ghana and Curaçao, have been warned by the European Union in its first major sanction against nations...
EU vows to build partnership with Myanmar

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The European Union (EU) has vowed to build economic and political partnership with Myanmar and cooperate in the areas of establishing industries and small...
EU and Thailand sign partnership

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The European Union and Thailand have finalised the text of a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA), according to a press statement from the EU...
Philippines eyes two free trade agreements in Europe

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The Philippine government will be sending a team to Europe later in November for talks about possible free trade agreements (FTA) with two European...
Thailand’s export growth lowest in 4 years

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Thailand's exports this year are projected to grow by just 1.31 per cent to $232.24 billion, the lowest growth in four years due to...