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The Philippines and Indonesia at times seem to be tethered to the same wagon. Both countries sit just above or below investment-worthy credit ratings and are forecast to maintain a GDP growth rate of at least 5 per cent annually during the following decade.

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Vietnam's Deputy Foreign Minister Le Luong Minh took over the office as ASEAN Secretary-General at a hand-over ceremony on January 7 at the ASEAN...

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Indonesia is optimistic that it will remain an attractive location for foreign direct investments in 2013 and is expecting 270 trillion rupiah ($29 billion)...

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When looking for new success stories in today’s global business environment, it is hard not to notice the remarkable resilience that Southeast Asia, and especially the ten ASEAN nations, are currently showing.

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Indonesia is poised for heavy IPO activity in 2013 with a significant number of firms seeking to raise capital from an initial  public offering...

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Producers of alcoholic drinks in Indonesia could face penalties of up to 10 years imprisonment and 10 billion rupiah ($1.03 million) in fines if...

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Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry Ltd, or Foxconn, has delayed its huge investment in Indonesia, according to the country's industry minister MS...

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US car maker General Motors plans to expand heavily in Indonesia and Thailand in order to tap growth opportunities in the two markets with...

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A new report ranks Jakarta, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur among the top five real estate investment markets out of 22 in Asia-Pacific, along with...

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Europe’s biggest hotel operator Accor plans to open half of its new Southeast Asian hotels in 2013 in Indonesia to serve the middle and...

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Mitsubishi Electric Corp, a Japanese manufacturer of electrical and electronic equipment, has announced that it will be establishing a sales company in Indonesia under...

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Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo has postponed the construction of the first line of the city’s desperately needed MRT due to concerns over who will...

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Among the fastest-growing metropolitan economies in 2012, Jakarta and Bangkok have been found to be the most resilient cities during the current volatile global...

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Brazil became the first Latin American country to sign the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation (TAC) in Southeast Asia at the annual ASEAN Summit...

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Several ASEAN countries have raised their minimum wages or will do so in the near future to adjust salaries to the rising costs of living...

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Officials in Jakarta have proposed a four-step plan to reduce the city’s infamous gridlock by 40 per cent in two years. “We have agreed to...

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Great potential for new hotel projects has been identified by prestigious hotel groups as an effect of rising tourist numbers, healthy investors interest and...

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Southeast Asia's biggest economy, Indonesia, grew by 6.17 per cent in the third quarter of 2012, the eighth quarter of growth above the 6...