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Cambodia Could Reverse Ban On Online Gambling

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The Cambodian government may reverse its decision to shut down its online gambling industry, risking the ire...
Cloud Kitchens A New Food Delivery Concept For Southeast Asia

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A new concept of food delivery is picking up traction in Southeast Asia: Delivery-only kitchens, or so-called...
Hanoi Launches Global Designer Competition To Rejuvenate Old Buildings And Public Spaces

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Typical Hanoi neighbourhood around Huu Tiep Lake in central Ba Dinh district - the city has a lot of potential for...
Finally: Thailand To Legalise Ride-sharing Services

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Thailand has drafted guidelines to finally regulate ride-hailing companies and aims to legalise existing and new services...
Thailand Trailing Far Behind In Company Digitisation: Un Report

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Thailand appears as a laggard in company digitization globally despite its widely-announced aim to expand its digital ec9onomy...
Indonesia’s New Capital To Be Inspired By Silicon Valley

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Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants to model his country’s planned new capital on Borneo island after California's...
Thailand’s High-speed Railway To Start Operations In 2023

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The first leg of a planned high-speed railway running between Thailand and China will be operating by 2023,...
Vietnam Expects $800 Million In Startup Investments This Year

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Vietnam's startup sector is growing at a rapid pace despite the global economic slump, closing up to...
Brunei Drives Professional Gaming Sports

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The Esports Association of Brunei has been launched by a group of ten of the leading gaming...
Space-starved Singapore Is Going Subterranean

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Instead of building more high-rises and reclaiming land from the sea, the Singapore government in its quest...
Google To Move Smartphone Production From China To Vietnam

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Google is planning to move the production of its Pixel smartphones from China to Vietnam as the company...
Thai Firm To Build Smart City At The Outskirts Of Yangon

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Myanmar’s commercial hub of Yangon will be expanded by a newly constructed smart city in a northeastern...
Grab Eyes Substantial Investment In Vietnam

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Singapore-based ride-hailing service provider Grab is set to invest “several hundred million dollars” in Vietnam, where the...
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Despite strong economic headwinds and the US-China trade tensions, Singapore has managed to attract an unexpectedly large amount...
Malaysia’s Karex Adds More Spice To Its Condom Portfolio

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Port Klang, Malaysia-based Karex Bhd., the world’s largest condom maker, is living up to its reputation of...
Singapore, Bangkok Among Top-50 Most Surveilled Cities In The World

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Singapore and Bangkok are Southeast Asia’s contribution to the world’s top-50 most surveilled cities in terms of...
Singapore Budget Hotel Startup Gets $70 Million In Fresh Funding

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Singapore-based hotel startup RedDoorz, which provides affordable lodging in Southeast Asia, has raised $70 million from investors it intends...
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Cambodia will no longer issue licenses to online gambling businesses, and all existing licenses will not be...