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NSA tapping Southeast Asia-Europe data cable

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According to latest information by whistleblower Edward Snowden, the US National Security Agency (NSA) has hacked into an important submarine data cable that connects...
Indian cabinet approves FTA with ASEAN

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The Indian cabinet on December 19 approved a free trade agreement (FTA) in trade and services with ASEAN, Indian media reported. The Agreement on Trade...
Thailand’s shrimp exports expected to recover

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Thailand, formerly the world's largest exporter of shrimp, sees a recovery in exports after a disease and lower global demand caused shrimp exports plummet...
Gold jewelry exports from Malaysia rise 13%

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The value of gold jewellery exported from Malaysia in 2013 is likely to rise by about 13 per cent to hit $1.56 billion, compared...
Vietnam offers 7 oil blocks to India

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In a move that could make China uneasy, India and Vietnam have decided to enhance oil and gas exploration in South China Sea with...
Foreign workers in Malaysia sent home $6.1b in 2012

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Overseas remittance by foreign workers in Malaysia amounted to $6.1 billion in 2012, said Deputy Finance Minister Ahmad Maslan according to local media reports....
Myanmar, India to cooperate in textile, crafts manufacturing

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Myanmar and India will collaborate in weaving, clothing design technology, official media reported on November 10. Myanmar's Minister for Cooperatives U Kyaw Hsan and Joint...
Cambodia’s new export hit: Sand

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Demand for sand in India by builders and property developers has made sand from Cambodia a new import commodity. Builders are expected to depend...
Malaysia Airports eyes projects in Middle East, ASEAN

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Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is keen to bid for new airport projects in the Middle East, Myanmar and the Philippines, said its CFO...
Myanmar, Thailand, India trilateral highway set to open

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The proposed highway connecting India, Myanmar and Thailand is expected to be operational soon, India's Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said on October...
Thailand’s rice stockpiles at record height

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Rice stockpiles in Thailand, once the world's biggest exporter, are expanding to a record amount as the government pledging scheme has spurred farmers to...
India, Indonesia to team up for food security

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Eager to add “further depth and content” to the strategic partnership established in 2005, India and Indonesia on October 11 decided to join hands...
India overtakes Thailand to be Singapore’s top rice supplier

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India has overtaken Thailand as the biggest rice supplier to Singapore - the first time this is believed to have happened. Thailand has been the...
Laos trade reaches $4.52 billion in first half of 2013

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The Lao Ministry of Industry and Commerce has reported that the value of imports and exports climbed to more than $4.52 billion in the...
Vietnam’s frist PPP projects kicks off

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Foreign investors are "very interested" in Vietnam's first public-private partnership (PPP) project, the Dau Giay-Phan Thiet highway, after a series of preferential policies have...
Malaysian Airlines expands routes, capacity

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Malaysian Airline System Bhd (MAS) is expanding its capacity and increasing its frequency to regional spots and new international destinations with more flights to...
Asia’s worst currency: The rupiah

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Indonesia's currency, the rupiah, has topped India's rupee in being the worst-performing currency in Asia since June, Japanese investment house Nomura said. The currency has...
Vietnam to beef up software outsourcing industry

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The Vietnamese software industry wants to embark on higher-value software outsourcing projects in a bid to boost the industry which is already doing 25...