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Blue Bird to kick off biggest Indonesia IPO in 3 years

Blue Bird Group, attempting Indonesia’s largest initial public offering in almost three years, started gauging investor demand for its about $450 million sale, said...
Bursting Stockbroker Bubble in Vietnam

Maybank Kim Eng Securities announced on October 17that it has received approval to become the first 100-per cent foreign owned securities company in Vietnam. This...
ADB releases inflation forecast – Vietnam worst

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on October 2 released an update to its 2013 outlook for developing Asia, spanning 45 countries in Asia and...
Approved investment triples in Cambodia

The total amount of government-approved investment in Cambodia jumped more than 200 per cent year-on-year in the first six months of 2013, according to...
Northstar plans $1b Southeast Asia investment fund

Northstar Group, an Singapore-based private equity firm backed by US investment company TPG Capital, is seeking to raise around $1 billion in a new...
Westports shares trade at top of expectations

Westports Holdings Bhd, the operator of Malaysia's busiest port, has raised about $628.77 million in its stock listing on September 30, pricing it at the...
Cambodia’s construction sector booming

Cambodia's construction sector received a total investment of $2.14 billion in the first eight months of 2013, up 40 per cent over the same...
Japan warns of property investment scam in Cambodia

The National Consumer Affairs Center of Japan and related bodies are warning of a rise in fraudulent investment schemes involving real estate in Cambodia,...

A global investment guide by Stuart Williamson, CEO Montpelier Malaysia
Banking in Brunei – Insights from a highly competitive market

Interview with Javed Ahmad, head of Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam
The ‘Accidental President’ delivers his State of the Nation address

Four days ago we published an article detailing what we thought Philippine President Benigno Aquino III (known as PNoy) should address in his State...
Singapore helps drive strong Asian hotel investments

But is this matched by quality? According to a Jones Lang LaSalle sponsored index, hotel investments in Asia Pacific are no longer the high risk...
Look to ASEAN! Philippines businesses urged

With one eye on the pending ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Samie Lim, the Philippines ‘Champion of Franchising’ urged fellow franchisors to view ASEAN as...
ADB trims Asia growth outlook

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on July 16 trimmed its growth outlook for developing Asia for 2013-2014 due to an ongoing slowdown in China,...
Emerging market growth slows to over four-year low: HSBC

Emerging market economic activity grew at the slowest pace in over four years according to a monthly report published by HSBC Holdings PLC dated...
Filipinos encouraged to invest more

US personal finance expert Suze Orman, best known for her Emmy-award winning TV show and best selling books, has pressed Filipinos to invest in...
Malaysia investment surges 44%

Malaysia attracted a 44 per cent increase in investments in the first quarter of 2013 compared to the same period in 2012, driven by...
Big names ready to enter Vietnam

More and more multinational corporations and global investors are looking to invest in Vietnam despite the country's current economic uncertainties in the banking sector...