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Thailand works out four strategies to promote exports
Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce has come up with four strategies to boost exports in 2020, including plans to expand existing major markets such as ASEAN, the European Union, the US, Japan, and China.
Indonesian President sworn in for second term
11:23 21/10/2019
Indonesian President Joko Widodo was officially sworn in on October 20 for his second and final five-year term with a pledge to take bolder actions in infrastructure development.
Cambodian court announces jail term for opposition leader
11:59 19/10/2019
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on October 18th sentenced exile leader of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy to one year and eight months in prison.
Cambodia: Investments poured into construction sector increase
14:34 17/10/2019
Cambodia’s construction attracted a total investment of 6.49 billion USD in the first nine months of 2019, up 34.7 percent from 4.82 billion USD over the same period last year, said the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction (MLMUPC).
Singaporean central bank eases monetary policy
11:16 15/10/2019
Singapore on October 14th decided to ease monetary policy for the first time in more than three years as the national economy has narrowly avoided recession in the third quarter of 2019.
Indonesian President asks for tightened security for state officials
15:55 12/10/2019
Indonesian President Joko Widodo has ordered tighter security for state officials a day after a suspected Islamist militant stabbed Chief Security Minister Wiranto during his trip to Pandeglang city in Banten province on Java Island on October 10th.
WB: Cambodia's economy to moderate to 7 percent this year
15:47 12/10/2019
Cambodia's economy is projected to moderate to 7 percent in 2019 after experiencing a better-than-expected growth rate of 7.5 percent in 2018, the World Bank (WB) said in its new report released on October 10th.
Myanmar facilitates entry of foreign visitors
10:16 07/10/2019
The Myanmar government recently announced new regulations to make it easier for foreign tourists to enter the country.
Philippines, Russia to expand bilateral cooperation
18:16 05/10/2019
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have agreed to enhance cooperation between the two countries.
Indian media condemn China’s activities in Vietnam’s EEZ
11:01 02/10/2019
The Economic Times of India on September 30 published an article backing Vietnam and opposing China’s illegal activities in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ).