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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Thailand to scrap its pricy scheme to support rice farmers and scale back some other fiscal stimulus...

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"At times I feel to speak out", says Malaysia's ex-PM

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Southeast Asian central banks are rebuilding their foreign-currency reserves, raising the prospect they will boost holdings of US Treasuries for the first time since...

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The new cabinet of Cambodia on October 25 approved a draft budget of $3.5 billion for 2014, which is a 13 per cent increase...

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Vietnam's prime minister pledged to subject state-owned companies to competition and allow greater foreign ownership of banks as the government seeks to revive growth...

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The inflation rate in Laos reached 6.87 per cent in September, up from 6.83 per cent in August, according to a report issued by...

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The Lao government and the World Bank on October 10 signed a financing agreement over $20 million for the Ninth Poverty Reduction Support Operation...

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Myanmar's budget deficit for 2013-14 could be as much as five per cent, according to the reports from World Bank's Branch Office in Yangon. Myanmar...

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Indonesia and South Korea on October 12 agreed to enter a bilateral, three-year currency swap deal worth up to $10 billion, which could help...

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In a recent report on the world economy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) gave its real growth projections — taking into account inflationary effects...

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The central banks of Malaysia and the United Arab Emirates signed a pact to foster closer economic ties between the two countries, including in...

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The World Bank has forecast 8 per cent GDP growth for Laos in 2013, driven mainly by mining and hydropower projects, despite the country's...

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Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur will be the stage for the Islamic Finance news Asia Forum 2013 (IFN 2013) held on October 21 and 22...

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The Philippines will lead growth in Southeast Asia through next year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on October 8. In its latest World Economic...

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Debt-ridden Laos has been told by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to tighten its policies to avoid a "major economic crisis". An IMF mission...

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Malaysia is not facing an economic crisis and Malaysians were "ungrateful" for the current subsidies they receive from the government, Deputy Finance Minister Ahmad...

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Myanmar's Internal Revenue Department released the list of the top 100 commercial and income tax payers for the 2012-2013 fiscal year on September 14. The...

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State-owned Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Group, or Vinashin, announced on its website on September 16 that it will cut its workforce by 14,000 to 8,000....