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US president Barack Obama, who is embarking on a Southeast Asia round trip in the coming week, will be pushing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP),...

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Newly re-elected US president Barack Obama is steering the focus of his second term towards Asia. From November 17 to 20, the president will...

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Thailand's rice subsidy policy has come under scrutiny of US trade policymakers who fear that the pledging scheme will lead to serious price distortions...

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Newly re-elected US President Barack Obama will make a groundbreaking visit later this month to Myanmar, an official said on November 8, following through...

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With the former unique "country brand" of the United States and  Europe's iconic country brands such as France, Italy and Spain beginning to lose...

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The Government of Singapore Investment Corp (GIC), which manages the country's sovereign wealth fund, will invest into a 30-year-old landmark office tower in San...

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The US Chamber of Commerce reports “overwhelmingly positive” prospects for trade, investment and growth in the ASEAN region, John Goyer, Director for the Southeast...

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The 44th ASEAN Economic Ministers meeting and related trade and business meetings kick off this Monday, August 27, in Siem Reap, Cambodia's temple town, and...

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Singapore's sovereign wealth fund is stepping up its investment in the US, targeting the energy and hospitality sectors. Together with China's government fund China Investment...

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Asia is moving toward a self-sustaining cycle with on-going trade surpluses, with banks in better financial shape than in the West. Banks in developing countries are looking forward to a decade of profitable growth.

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Southeast Asia, China, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan will be the world's richest economies by 2050 and are already home of the largest number...

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ASEAN markets are the fastest-growing for both consumption and production of digital content globally and will further expand as a hub for digital content...

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The US Congress on August 2 voted for an extension of the disputed import ban against Myanmar products. Both the Senate and the House...

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Myanmar’s aim to attract investments into labour-intensive manufacturing may suffer a setback if the US renews it much-disputed import ban on all goods from the...

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The International Monetary Fund has kept its 2012 growth forecast for the ASEAN-5 countries Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand. The IMF said in...

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Industry giant General Electric has become the first US firm to seal a deal with Myanmar after sanctions were lifted by US President Barack...

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The takeover of UK-based marketing agency Aegis by Japan's advertising giant Dentsu for $5 billion is creating Asia's largest advertising conglomerate. The deal will...

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At the US-ASEAN Business Forum held on July 13 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, home of the Angkor Wat temple, local businesses had to woo...