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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) found Vietnam has been spending the most on public and private infrastructure of any Southeast Asian nation in percent of gross domestic product.
Monsiri Chintanavisit, or Ploy, center, a YSEALI student from Thailand goes to pet Pace at the Cedar Canyon ranch on March 23. The students visiting the area are taking part in a program at University of Nebraska- Omaha and visiting places that are ...
Thirty years ago most of Southeast Asia was run by thuggish dictatorships. Then The Philippines showed the rest of the world how to get rid of dictators without violence, and its non-violent example was watched and copied around the world.
Considered to have been targeting the launch of local e-commerce services in Singapore within Q1 2017, Amazon (AMZN) is noted to have delayed its timetable for the move to some point later this year.
Swiss group RUAG has outlined strong prospects for growth for its aerospace maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) business in Southeast Asia. David Jones, the general manager of RUAG aviation's Malaysia subsidiary, said that while the domestic ...
The e-commerce giant originally planned on launching services in Singapore during the first quarter of 2017....AMZN.
This study discusses the 2016 industrial pumps market landscape in Australia, New Zealand, and the Southeast Asian countries of Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, The Philippines, and Indonesia, and examines what the market will look like in 2017.
After extensive camera trap surveys in key habitat failed to reveal a single fishing cat in Java, conservationists fear that the unique water-loving feline may be on the verge of extinction in Indonesia, if not already extirpated there.
22.03.2017 - satellites supply data about the condition of approximately 15 million hectares of land under rice cultivation. Insured farmers can access compensation quickly in the event of crop losses.
This is how the journey begins: slowly, cautiously, as though the bones of this train are old and must be treated with great care.
This affected Jirnexu's bottom line, because it collects fees from clients for every approved customer referred. "I had an overly romantic vision of doing in Southeast Asia what money Supermarket has done in the UK," says Siew Yuen Tuck, co-founder and ...
The total number of venture-backed deals to fintech companies in South East Asia (i.e. Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, The Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam) reached record highs in 2016 according to data released by CB Insights recently ...
Norwegian offshore drilling contractor Odfjell Drilling has, on behalf of Golden Close Maritime, secured a letter of intent with an undisclosed party for drilling ...
Southeast Asia should not be approached on a macro-level, and it is important to understand the media ecosystem of each country and even city.
Amazon has postponed its much-anticipated entry into Southeast Asia. The company initially planned to launch local e-commerce services in Singapore during the first quarter of this year, as we reported in November, but two sources with knowledge of the ...
CIOs in the Southeast Asia (sea) region - including Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand, The Philippines, Indonesia and Myanmar - are expected to perform like global leaders, but within the constraints of moderate increases in IT spending, according ...
Europe's defence giants Leonardo and Airbus Defence & Space (DS) are taking aim at emerging maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) requirements in Asia.
BACOLOD. THE Asean flag and the #Asean2017 installation greet the public visiting or passing by the Bacolod City government Center as the city hosts the 15th Meeting of the Asean Senior Officials/Ministers Responsible for Information this week at SMX ...
Garena Interactive Holding, a local internet company, won the right to distribute the global hit in the region, along with other popular PC and smartphone games.
Early this year, heavy downpours in what historically have been drier months flooded towns in the south of Thailand and on the border with Malaysia.
Phnom Penh, CambodiaZeb Hogan recalls the sense of wonder he felt when, as a fresh-eyed fish biologist, he first came to Southeast Asia some 20 years ago and encountered the Mekong River. Having grown up in the Arizona desert, where the rivers ...
Climate-proofing Southeast Asia Climate impact - A farmer takes a look at the condition of soil in his paddy field, which goes dry due to a long drought, in Cot Trieng village, Muara Satu, Lhokseumawe, Aceh, on Oct.16.
Southeast Asian (sea) companies scored slightly lower in Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled customer experience (CX) maturity compared to the Asia Pacific (APAC) average, according to a new report.
Mark Robba, owner of the majestic 51m sailing superyacht Dunia Baru, recalls "one memorable morning in Myanmar last year, we jumped off the yacht onto a big rigid inflatable boat (RIB) and raced out to a fishing boat where we traded two packs of Red ...
LANGKAWI, Malaysia, March 21. /TASS/. Southeast Asia's largest naval and aerospace show LIMA 2017 (Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition) opens on Tuesday on the Malaysian island of Langkawi.
A Russian defense official says the Russian planes Su-27/SU-30, MiG-29 enjoy demand in South-East Asia.
... forced Saudi Arabia to swallow a big hit on its oil production, suggesting that it can no longer afford an aggressive anti-Iran policy in Yemen without new allies and partners to shore it up.
London - Thirty years ago most of Southeast Asia was run by thuggish dictatorships. Then The Philippines showed the rest of the world how to get rid of the dictators without violence, and its non-violent example was watched and copied around the world.
Southeast Asia's ridesharing war is spreading to a new frontier after rivals Grab and Uber revealed plans to expand into Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, left, speaks as Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha listens to him during their joint press conference following their meeting at the government house in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, March 21, 2017.
Southeast Asia's new LNG-import infrastructure includes floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs), new onshore terminals and conversion of former export terminals, such as Arun in Indonesia.
A turf war between different authorities in Indonesia could undermine overall counter-terrorism efforts, as Jakarta grapples with the potential return of hundreds of foreign fighters who joined Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
Tokyo -- Japanese railway companies are increasingly developing real estate in Southeast Asia. Tokyu has been helping build a city on a vast 1.1 milli.
As foreign fighters from South-East Asia return from the Middle East, Australia has to "redouble" counter-terrorism efforts in the region, a new report says.
For real? Unrealestate aims to marry crowdfunding with property ownership; Perhaps it's the new face of time shares or mutual funds.
It is predicted that the automobile industry in Southeast Asia will maintain the fast growth from 2017 to 2021. For one thing, the relatively low labor cost in Southeast Asia will encourage whole vehicle and accessory manufacturers to shift the ...
As spring wrestles to free itself from the grip of winter, JING at InterContinental is offering you a chance to imagine the warmer climes of South East Asia, with its two-week gourmet festival. South East Asia-inspired dishes have been added ...
Richmond, VA. - Gov. Terry McAuliffe recently announced $4.5 million in new exports of Virginia soybean products by Perdue Agribusiness to markets in Southeast Asia, an important and growing region with high demand for agricultural inputs from the ...
Bosch believes that more can be done to improve road safety in Southeast Asia. Each year, there are approximately 63,000 reported road traffic deaths in the ASEAN member countries, although the World Health Organization believes that the actual number ...
The 2015 incident has raised fears that Southeast Asia, which for several years has acted as an important trans-shipment hub for illegal Uighur migration, may now also be metastasising into a new operational theatre for Islamist militants previously ...
In response to ETs queries, Vertex Ventures said that it is currently in its silent period and will not be able to comment on the development.
They deserve to be given respect and the space to express themselves peacefully, whenever and however they choose. South-East Asia's leaders must guarantee freedom of expression and assembly for all people, releasing immediately and unconditionally ...
All over Southeast Asia, co-working spaces are gaining in popularity, with over 10,000 forecast to be open for business by the end of 2016.
Indonesian stocks rose to a record high as financials rallied after Bank Indonesia (pic), the country's central bank, kept interest rates unchanged.
STB is the ASEAN lead cruise coordinator, been working with regional counterparts to promote Southeast Asia as a cruising region of choice and explore port infrastructure development.
WASHINGTON: World Bank investments in commercial financial institutions are indirectly allowing land-grabs, evictions and pollution in Southeast Asia, a watchdog group charged in a report on Friday. By investing in banks and other so-called financial ...
It's hot and humid and I've been stuck in an almost non-moving car for about an hour as my taxi driver struggles to navigate the usual Jakarta traffic jam to my hotel from the airport.
New Delhi, 16 March 2017 - Health Ministers from countries in WHO South-East Asia Region which bear half the global TB burden, and WHO today signed a Call for Action for Ending TB, pledging to scale-up efforts and implement adequately funded, ...
THE United Nations High Commission for refugees (UNHCR) recently appointed Thai model and actress Praya Lundberg as the first UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador from Southeast Asia. The appointment, according to the organisation, is in recognition of ...
Southeast Asia Allergy Immunotherapies market research study report is a respected source of information which offers a telescopic view of the current market status.





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