Vietnam Morning News For January 29

Vietnam Morning News For January 29

Vietnamese export of wood, wooden products surpasses expectations in 2017 Vietnam’s wood and wooden product industry has prematurely achieved its export target set for 2020, as the sector ranked among the top ten areas that generated the highest export revenue for the country in 2017, according to statistics announced this week. — Tuoi Tre PV […]

Indonesia Morning News For January 29

Indonesia Morning News For January 29

Indonesia’s GMF AeroAsia to raise $59m in new share sale Indonesia’s PT Garuda Maintenance Facility AeroAsia said on Friday it would sell 2.34 billion new shares at a minimum price of 336 rupiah a piece in a share sale. — DealStreetAsia Indonesian Government’s 35,000 MW Electricity Program is at 48 Percent The availability of adequate, […]

Cambodia Morning News For January 26

Cambodia Morning News For January 26

Cambodia Profits $700,000 from Fisheries Export Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MoAFF) profited $700,000 from fisheries sector in 2017, according to the annual report of MoAFF released on Thursday. — Fresh News Cambodia collects 3.83 bln USD taxes in 2017 Cambodia collected 3.83 billion U.S. dollars from all sources of taxes in 2017, up […]

Malaysia Morning News For January 26

Malaysia Morning News For January 26

Malaysia’s central bank taps the brakes, raises key rate Malaysia’s central bank on Thursday became the first in Southeast Asia to raise a key interest rate in years, moving to tap the brakes and “normalize” policy well before national elections and at a time of robust growth. — Reuters US tariffs to hit Malaysia PV […]

Vietnam Morning News For January 26

Vietnam Morning News For January 26

Vietnam raises $184 mln by selling 20 pct of PVOIL in IPO The Vietnamese government raised 4.18 trillion dong ($184 million) through the sale of a 20 percent stake in state-owned Petrovietnam Oil Corp (PVOIL) in an initial public offering (IPO), the company said on Thursday. — Reuters Cashew businesses worry about high price trap […]

Indonesia Morning News For January 26

Indonesia Morning News For January 26

Trade Ministry releases permit on salt import The Ministry of Trade has released a permit to import 2.37 million tons of industrial salt to 21 companies, the Foreign Trade Director General, Oka Nurwan, said here on Wednesday. — Antara Indonesia’s Pertamina nears takeover of state gas distributor Indonesia’s state oil conglomerate Pertamina edged closer to […]

Cambodia Morning News For January 25

Cambodia Morning News For January 25

Minister of Commerce: Cambodia to Export 300,000 Tons of Rice to China in 2018 At the General Assembly of the Federation of Cambodian Rice Exporters, Minister of Commerce Pan Sorasak said that in 2018 China agreed to buy 300,000 tonnes of rice from Cambodia. — Fresh News Cambodia launches rice brand to woo foreign buyers […]

Malaysia Morning News For January 25

Malaysia Morning News For January 25

Inflation up 3.5% on higher fuel costs Malaysia’s inflation rate rose 3.5% in December 2017 in line with expectations, as transport costs climbed on higher fuel prices but for 2018, analysts are expecting the impact to taper off and the inflation rate to decline. — The Star Online Malaysian firms can expand presence overseas with […]

Indonesia Morning News For January 25

Indonesia Morning News For January 25

Gov’t Offers Loans to 800,000 Ultra Micro-Entreprises The government will disburse loans worth up to Rp 3.24 trillion ($272 million) to 800,000 ultra micro-enterprises to improve the economy, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said on Tuesday (23/11). — JakartaGlobe PepsiCo Cuts Ties with Palm Oil Supplier Food and beverage giant PepsiCo has suspended procurement from […]

Vietnam Morning News For January 25

Vietnam Morning News For January 25

Vietcombank to sell 7.6 million Vietnam Airlines’ shares Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vi?t Nam (Vietcombank) has registered to sell 7.6 million shares of Vietnam Airlines Corporation, which is listed as HVN on the stock market. — Viet Nam News Vietnam Allows Foreign Investors to Establish Logistics Firms Following Decree No.163/ND-CP, foreign […]

Cambodia Morning News For January 24

Cambodia Morning News For January 24

Cambodia Revenues Approximately $2 Billion through Tariff Collection In 2017, Cambodia received approximately $2 billion of tariff revenue, according Kun Nhim, Director General of General Department of Customs and Excise of Cambodia. — Fresh News Cambodia Urged To Focus On Good Corporate Governance With the country’s economy expanding at break-neck velocity, the time has come […]

Malaysia Morning News For January 24

Malaysia Morning News For January 24

Invest Malaysia 2018 – selling the story of economic resilience and strong fundamentals Invest Malaysia 2018, which broke the norm and kick started the year rather than being the usual June affair, is expected to be a subdued two-day event with no major announcements for the local capital market, at a time when the general […]