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A conversation on Ethics in Business with Mukesh Kapila, humanitarian

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The Dubai Land Department's (DLD) ability to complete real estate deed transfers within 30 minutes has earned it a fourth place position on a...

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US fast food chain McDonald's this weekend will open its first restaurant in Vietnam by entering a new Southeast Asian country for the first...

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The Philippines in the last quarter of 2013 capped its strongest two years of growth since the 1950s, when the country enjoyed a post-war...

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The government of Laos will bolster a promotion fund designed to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) ahead of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)...

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Malaysia could fall into a similar subprime crisis that plagued the US in 2007 if the federal government carries on with the unplanned sale...

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The World Bank in a recent working paper entitled Malaysia Economic Monitor has pointed out the “urgent need to transform Malaysia’s education system” for...

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The unemployment rate in Indonesia is forecast to ease to 6.03 per cent in 2014 from 6.25 per cent in August 2013. The Indonesian...

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Rating agency Standard & Poor's  has said that Malaysia’s rising household debts, while still manageable in this current economic condition, would be “problematic” if...

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The World Bank has lowered its growth forecasts for the Philippines for 2013 and 2014 following the typhoon Haiyan disaster. But the bank added...

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Global payment service provider Western Union Company is expanding into the Philippines’s bank channel paving the way for international direct-to-bank remittances in minutes to...

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The World Bank has begun a survey of more than 1300 companies to help identify barriers to doing business in Myanmar, it announced in...

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The World Bank said it raised to almost $1 billion its financial aid package to support relief and reconstruction in typhoon-devastated areas in the...
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Lo Thi Tiep, 28, lives with her husband and two kids in a mud thatch house in Bung Lao commune, Dien Bien Province in...

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The World Bank says Indonesia can cope with current economic pressures due to its strong economic fundamentals and fiscal policy, according to a statement...

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The Ministry of Science and Technology in Vietnam has secured $110 million to pump into Vietnamese startups in a program called FIRST, with the...

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Myanmar's gross domestic product grew an estimated 6.5 per cent in the fiscal year 2012/13 that ended March 31. the World Bank said. In addition...

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I was watching Lord Adair Turner, the former head of the Financial Services Authority of the UK, on Al Jazeera discussing the topic “Has...