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Business News

News about trade, finance, investment trends and issues.

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Hengyi Industries' existing petrochemical complex at Pulau Muara Besar, Brunei Despite adverse macro-economic conditions, a petrochemical joint venture...

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An empty restaurant and bar street in Phuket during Thailand's coronavirus lockdown In its aim to revive the...

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The subway will circumvent Makati city A Chinese construction company has been awarded a $1.2-billion contract to build...

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Tony Fernandes, co-founder and CEO of AirAsia Group, has shifted his interests towards new ventures as the...

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Singapore Airlines A380 a takeoff In its quest to keep parts of its business running, Singapore’s flagship carrier...

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The foreign ministers of Laos, Saleumxay Kommasith (left), and Hungary, Peter Szijjarto, agreed on a new development investment programme

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Property development in Johor Bahru at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula A new report by based...

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Singapore Airlines, one of the world's most lauded carriers, is in dire straits due to the Covid-19 crisis

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A canal across the Kra Isthmus would cut the voyage between East Asia and the Indian Ocean short by around 1,100...

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The campaign for Myanmar’s 2020 general election started formally on September 8, with state counsellor Aung San...

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AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes Malaysia-headquartered low-cost airline AirAsia Group, with its revenue battered by the slump in...

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Laos is referred to as the "battery of Southeast Asia" due to its many hydropower plants exporting electricity

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Empty bars in Pattaya's formerly notorious Walking Street Thailand’s resort town of Pattaya, not exactly known for its...
Into the void: Impressions from Naypyidaw

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The government complex in Myanmar's capital Naypyitaw © Arno Maierbrugger Myanmar has shut down its capital Naypyitaw and...

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The China-Laos railway project, originally meant to bring economic growth, is pushing Laos deeper into debt The small...

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Thailand’s tourism industry and with it the country’s entire economy have come under significant distress and will...

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Ghost town: Kuala Lumpur's business district remains deserted Malaysia has extended movement curbs and a ban on foreign...

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Laos, so far untouched by the most ubiquitous convenience store brand in Southeast Asia, will get its...