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Tourism Arrivals In Vietnam On Steady Growth Trajectory

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Unspoiled beach in the coastal city of Da Nang in central Vietnam © Arno Maierbrugger International visitor...
Malaysia Gets First Robot Hotel

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Becoming increasingly popular in countries such as Japan, Singapore, China and Taiwan, the trend now comes to Southeast Asia: The first robot hotel will...
Taiwan considers cutting visa-free travel to twice a year for Thailand, Philippines, Brunei visitors

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Taiwan mulls reducing the number of visa-free entries for citizens of Thailand, the Philippines and Brunei to two times year, down from currently six...
Vietnam foreign trade volume jumps to a record $410 billion

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Vietnam this year expects a record foreign trade volume of around $410 billion, the country’s General Department of Vietnam Customs said on December 20....
Increase in travelers to Vietnam entices hospitality investments

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Vietnam saw a record number of international arrivals in 2016 with more than ten million visitors and a 25-per cent increase over the previous...
Cambodia bans Taiwan, Tibet flags in kowtow to China

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Cambodia's long-time Prime Minister Hun Sen has released an order that the raising of the flags of Taiwan and Tibet is forbidden in the...
Foxconn to replace tens of thousands of factory workers by robots

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Taiwanese electronic giant Foxconn, the world's largest contract manufacturer for consumer electronics including iPhone, iPad, Kindle, Playstation and Xbox, as well as many types...
ANZ pulls the plug in core Asian markets

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Retail banking customers of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and Indonesia will soon have to look...
Vietnam sends rocket launchers to South China Sea

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Vietnam has discreetly moved new mobile rocket launchers to the disputed South China Sea to fortify several of its islands. The launchers are reportedly...
Beijing to deploy nuclear power plants in South China Sea

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China has set up plans to construct "maritime nuclear power platforms" that could be used to support its projects in the disputed South China...
Cambodian bikes a big hit in Europe

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Cambodia’s bicycle industry has maintained strong export growth to Europe last year, according to latest data released by the European Commission, making bike production...
Barclays cuts hundreds of jobs in Asia, exits South Korea, Taiwan

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British bank Barclays is closing its investment banking units in Asian countries, namely Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as in Australia and Russia,...
Philippines waives visa requirements for 7 more countries

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The Philippines has granted a visa-free privilege lasting 30 days for nationals of seven more countries, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced on...
China’s Xiaomi eyes ASEAN smartphone market

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Chinese mobile phone maker Xiaomi, dubbed the "Apple of the East" by Chinese media, is planning to expand into Southeast Asia in early 2014,...
Google opens data center in Singapore

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Rapidly rising Internet traffic in Southeast Asia prompted Google to open a new data center in Singapore.to cater to the world's fastest growing consumer...
Malaysia and Taiwan to enhance economic relations

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Malaysia and Taiwan on December 9 made a commitment to explore ways to further enhance bilateral economic relations and to overcome challenges between the...
Sony Playstation to hit ASEAN markets in December

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Sony announced on November 12that its next-generation video game console, the Playstation 4 (PS4), will be going on sale in Singapore on December 19...
Malaysia’s total trade up 2.4% in first 9 months of 2013

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Malaysia's total trade for the January-September 2013 period increased 2.4  per cent to RM1 trillion ($317.5 billion) in the same period of 2012, said...