Indonesia morning news for April 24

Indonesia morning news for April 24

Indonesia to assume 5.3-5.6 pct economic growth for 2020 – finmin official Indonesia’s government will target 5.3 percent to 5.6 percent economic growth in 2020, compared with this year’s target of 5.3 percent, finance ministry official Askolani said on Tuesday. — Reuters Prabowo Camp Finds Many Indications of 2019 Election Fraud Sandiaga campaign team director […]

Cambodia morning news for April 24

Cambodia morning news for April 24

IMF: Economic outlook robust Cambodia’s economic outlook remains robust in the near-term despite the country set to face bigger external risks and potentially lose trade privileges to its main markets, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) team has told the finance minister. — The Phnom Penh Post Vietnamese land grabbers linked to Cambodian firm A senior […]

Singapore morning news for April 24

Singapore morning news for April 24

Singapore inflation misses estimates After a slew of weak activity data, inflation not surprisingly also disappoints in March — Think Ing Singapore’s pre-election cabinet change sets Heng up for top job Singapore’s Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat was promoted to deputy prime minister on Tuesday, a move that further positions him to succeed Prime Minister […]

Indonesia morning news for April 23

Indonesia morning news for April 23

Indonesian election result is good for stability in the region With so many bad things happening in the world, it is worth celebrating that something important has just gone well. — Sydney Morning Herald KPU Real Count: Jokowi ahead of Prabowo with 54.87 against 45.13% Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo and his running mate Ma’ruf Amin are […]

Cambodia morning news for April 23

Cambodia morning news for April 23

Cambodia’s rubber exports show 23% increase, but prices decline Cambodia’s rubber exports increased 23 per cent in the first quarter of this year on the same period last year, while rubber prices continue to decrease, according to figures from the General Directorate of Rubber under the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. — The Phnom […]

Singapore morning news for April 23

Singapore morning news for April 23

Singapore Budget 2019: What’s in it for you? In the space of two hours and six minutes on 18th February, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced the Budget 2019 – a breakdown of how the government plans to use our nation’s funds for the year ahead. — Danamic. Org CAAS, CAAM to meet this week […]

Indonesia morning news for April 22

Indonesia morning news for April 22

The easy decision for Indonesian farmers between palm oil and rice production Many Indonesians remember a time of rice paddy fields with rows of women applying traditional cold powder on their face to avoid sunburn. — East Asia Forum What Does Jokowi’s Win Mean for Indonesia’s Economy? The Indonesian president has made progress, but has […]

Cambodia morning news for April 22

Cambodia morning news for April 22

Cambodia considers complaint against European Union’s import duties Cambodia is discussing with legal experts whether or not to file a complaint against the European Union’s decision to impose import duties on its Indica rice, according to the Ministry of Commerce. — Khmer Times Cambodia Shifts from Balanced Economic Approach to Dependent on China: US Embassy […]

Singapore morning news for April 22

Singapore morning news for April 22

Singaporean blames social media for a lack of patriotic feeling among its citizens A Singapore resident was lamenting on the current “sentiment” of many Singaporeans on how they look at their country and how they feel for the tiny-state. — The Independent Singapore in Talks With More Electric Car Companies After Dyson Following Dyson Ltd.’s […]

Indonesia morning news for April 19

Indonesia morning news for April 19

Jokowi Declares Victory with 54.5 percent of Votes Presidential hopeful Joko Widodo declared himself as the victor in the 2019 presidential election with 54.5 percent of votes. He said this based on quick counts conducted by 12 pollsters. — Tempo.co Bank Indonesia to maintain status quo on rates – TDS Mitul Kotecha, senior emerging markets […]

Cambodia morning news for April 19

Cambodia morning news for April 19

Cambodian, Chinese entrepreneurs meet to explore business opportunities A Cambodian and Chinese entrepreneurs meeting was held here on Thursday, aiming at exploring opportunities for trade and investment, officials said. — Xinhua Facing No Opposition, Cambodia’s Ruling Party Expects Easy Local Election Wins Cambodia’s ruling party is preparing for local elections to be held in May, […]

Singapore morning news for April 19

Singapore morning news for April 19

Singapore’s DBS Plans to Stop Financing Coal Power After 2021 Singapore’s largest bank plans to stop financing coal-fired power plants once its existing commitments are complete in 2021. — Bloomberg Things looking up for CSE Global despite lack of JV projects with Serba Dinamik When Malaysian engineering firm Serba Dinamik Holdings became the largest shareholder […]