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Smart grids, energy storage key to Smart City market

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Smart cities are anticipated to create huge business opportunities across different industries, with a total market value of $1.57 trillion by 2020, according to...
Temasek to increase Europe, US portfolio

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Singapore state investment company Temasek Holdings seeks to increase its investments in US and European companies as it is "bullish on both regions", Boon...
Bangkok beats London as travel hotspot

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Thailand's capital Bangkok has been declared this year's global travel hotspot by Mastercard's Global Destination Cities Index 2013, the credit card firm announced on...
Filipinos’ remittances to keep positive trend

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Remittances from Overseas Filipino Workers (OWF) remained strong during the first quarter of 2013. The Philippines Central Bank forecasts a solid 5 per cent annual increase in remittances volume for the full year.
Philippine BPO industry to hit $25b

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The Philippines’ business process outsourcing (BPO) industry is on target to hit $25 billion in annual gross revenue by 2016 after growing 20 per...
Ford to shift Fiesta production to Thailand

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US carmaker Ford will shift the entire production of its Fiesta compact car from its plants in Mexico and India to Thailand by 2016...
Barwa Real Estate building on high-potential assets

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Inside Investor met up with Abdulla Bin Abdulaziz Turki Al Subaie, Group CEO of Doha-based Barwa Real Estate Group, one of Qatar's leading property developers, to ask what the company has in store for 2013 and the years to come.
ChinaMiddleClass

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In the coming realignment of world powers, emerging nations in Asia will play a key role and are set to become dominant global political...
ASEAN Summit Opening

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The 7th East Asia Summit, together with the 21st ASEAN summit, currently being held in Cambodia from November 16 to 20, is the stage...
Rolls Royce Phantom China

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Fast-growing Asia-Pacific for the first time outnumbered North America in the number of dollar millionaires, according to the World Wealth Report 2012, released by...