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South Asia

Thai tourism numbers could drop by 10%

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The Tourism Authority of Thailand said on March 31 that international tourism arrivals could drop by 10 per cent in the first half of...
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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has lowered its growth forecast for Southeast Asia’s major markets due partly to an expected economic slowdown in the...
Cheapest labour in Asia: Not Myanmar, not Bangladesh

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In the past years, there has been a notable shift of labour costs within Asia, and China is no longer leading the pack. The...
Laos dams gain World Bank support

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The Laos government can depend on the World Bank to back the country's ambitious hydropower development plans now that that the multilateral institution has...
DHL expands Indonesia operations

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Global logistics solutions provider DHL Supply Chains has announced that it will be undergoing a massive $52.3-million expansion plan in Indonesia over the next...
ASEM Summit

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The two-day 9th Asia-Europe (ASEM) Summit held at the National Convention Centre in Vientiane, Laos on November 5 and 6 saw heads of state...
Myanmar Second Reform

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Mongolia-based Silk Road Capital has set up one of the first private equity investment banking firms in Myanmar, Mandalay Capital. The company said that the...
Phra Nakhon Khiri Historical Park

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Figures released by the Tourism Authority of Thailand show that tourists from the Middle East are currently topping the growth in arrivals to the...