Indonesia morning news for April 8

Indonesia morning news for April 8

Indonesia’s desperate housewives chase selfies on election trail Tears stream down Lilis Hastirini’s mascara-smudged face after she waited hours to snap a selfie with Indonesia’s president, only to be thwarted by a crush of other female fans with the same idea. — The Jakarta Post Fisheries Ministry seizes another Malaysian-flagged fishing boats Indonesian maritime affairs […]

Cambodia morning news for April 8

Cambodia morning news for April 8

Cambodia to Build One Hydropower and Two Solar Farms, 200MW Cambodia decided to build one more hydropower and two more solar farms that will produce 200MW energy in total, according to the government’s decision made at the cabinet meeting on Friday at the Peace Palace. — Fresh News $110 million contributed toward demining The government […]

Singapore morning news for April 8

Singapore morning news for April 8

Fake news laws: Proposed appeal process ‘the most cost-effective way’, says law ministry The process by which individuals can appeal against government directions against falsehoods, under proposed new laws against fake news, is “the most cost-effective way”, the Ministry of Law (MinLaw) said on Saturday (April 6). — Today Online Singapore is betting on its […]

Indonesia morning news for April 5

Indonesia morning news for April 5

Indonesia sets target to export 450,000 cars in 2019 Trade Minister Airlangga Hartarto has said his ministry set a target to increase car exports to 450,000 this year. In the previous year, the country saw 346,000 car exports with total profits at US$4.78 billion. — The Jakarta Post Indonesia: Man Stands Trial for Allegedly Spreading […]

Cambodia morning news for April 5

Cambodia morning news for April 5

Cambodian Prime Minister Threatens to Cut Citizens Electricity if They Complain About Outages Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday threatened Cambodians who complain about regular power outages, that he would order the state provider to turn off their supply if they continued to voice their grievances. — VOA Khmer Kingdom’s economy set to slow despite […]

Singapore morning news for April 5

Singapore morning news for April 5

Singapore among world’s top digital economies but ranks worst at meeting psychological needs: Survey Despite widespread utility of digital services across the globe, a range of basic, self-fulfillment and psychological needs are still failing to be met, suggests a recent survey by Dentsu Aegis Network in partnership with Oxford Economics. — The Edge Markets Singapore: […]

Indonesia morning news for April 4

Indonesia morning news for April 4

Shallow quake injures one, damages dozens of houses, buildings in western Indonesia A shallow earthquake of 5.0 magnitude struck Indonesia’s East Java province on Tuesday, injuring one person and destroying dozens of houses and buildings, disaster agency officials said on Wednesday. — Xinhua Indonesia ends anti-dumping duties on Philippine bananas This Tuesday, Indonesia’s Trade Minister […]

Cambodia morning news for April 4

Cambodia morning news for April 4

Cambodia’s 2019 GDP grows by 7 percent: ADB Cambodia’s economic growth is projected to stay robust with 7 percent in 2019 due to strong economic performance last year, according to Asian Development Bank. — Khmer Times Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Orders Critics’ Electricity Shut Off Amid Furor Over Power Shortages Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen […]

Singapore morning news for April 4

Singapore morning news for April 4

Singapore’s manufacturing PMI eases to 50.8 in March The Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management (SIPMM) announced on Wednesday that the country’s purchasing managers’ index (PMI), an early indicator of manufacturing activity, grew from 50.4 in February to 50.8 in March, the Business Times reported. — Xinhua Singapore’s decision to deny entry to all […]

Indonesia morning news for April 3

Indonesia morning news for April 3

Indonesia must invest billions in infocomm tech: Report INDONESIA needs a national digital transformation plan, consulting firm A.T. Kearney has said, calling for more investment in technology and infrastructure. — Business Times Indonesia Advances in Military Stealth Technology Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto may like to lament the fact that Indonesia trails its peers in firepower, […]

Cambodia morning news for April 3

Cambodia morning news for April 3

Hun Sen scoffs at power shortage conspiracy theory Prime Minister Hun Sen today denied baseless accusations that the government is purposely cutting off power to people in order to form an excuse to move forward with the controversial Stung Cheay Areng hydropower dam. — Khmer Times Cambodia Reveals Economic Reform Strategy To Counter EU Threat […]

Singapore morning news for April 3

Singapore morning news for April 3

Singapore authorities to continue investigation of key Midas personnel amid winding-up woes Singapore’s authorities say they will continue their investigation into Midas Holdings’ former directors and officers in the event that the insolvent company winds up. — The Edge Singapore All you need to know about Singapore’s proposed fake news law After two years spent […]

1 5 6 7 8 9 21