Indonesia Morning News For November 1

Indonesia Morning News For November 1

Indonesia introduces monitoring system for futures market The Trade Ministry’s Futures Exchange Supervisory Board (Bappebti) introduced a new system to monitor the futures commodity market to fight rampant illegal trading. — The Jakarta Post Indonesia sees 13.7 percent rise in Q3’s investment Jakarta (VNA) – Indonesia’s investment activities are becoming more eventful as total investment […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 1

Vietnam Morning News For November 1

National Private Economic Development Research Board debuts The National Private Economic Development Research Board made its debut in Hanoi on October 30. — VietnamPlus Vietnam spends $9.4bn on debts this year VND79.9 trillion ($3.5 billion) was paid in interest and a further VND133.9 trillion ($5.9 billion) on principal, a General Statistics Office (GSO) report showed. […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 31

Cambodia Morning News For October 31

Cambodia clampdown threatens Chinese interests Hu Xijin, editor-in-chief of the Global Times, claimed in an interview last year that the Chinese state-owned tabloid often says what party officials secretly think. “They can’t speak willfully, but I can,” he told Quartz. — Asia Times Cambodia’s illiberal democracy swinging towards autocracy Since 2016, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun […]

Indonesia Morning News For October 31

Indonesia Morning News For October 31

Indonesia pushes electric car development The Indonesian government is encouraging businesses to develop electric cars to create more environmentally friendly transportation, said the Transportation Ministry’s expert of staff for technology and environment affairs Prasetyo Buditjahjono. — The Nation Indonesia’s oil and gas prospects running dry Nearly half a century after it was founded, state-owned petroleum […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 31

Vietnam Morning News For October 31

Vietjet’s pre-tax profit hit US$131 million in nine months Low-cost carrier Vietjet posted a pre-tax profit of more than US$2.98 trillion (US$131 million) in the first nine months of this year, according its preliminary business results which were released last week. — Nhan Dan Online Is This Vietnam’s Most Inconsiderate Road User? (video) When it […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 30

Cambodia Morning News For October 30

Government proposes $6B budget for 2018 The Council of Ministers on Friday approved a national budget for next year that calls for more than $6 billion in spending, the largest increase ever proposed for the Kingdom, with big boosts for education, defence and the arts. — The Phnom Penh Post Boris Johnson to face calls […]

Indonesia Morning News For October 30

Indonesia Morning News For October 30

Tax office allays concerns The Finance Ministry’s Taxation Directorate General is in the spotlight over accusations that it is threatening hundreds of companies, including major foreign-owned ones, as the cash-strapped government is in dire need of more revenue. — The Jakarta Post Indonesia’s Economy May Beat Expectations, Finance Minister Says Indonesia’s finance minister said Southeast […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 30

Vietnam Morning News For October 30

Vietnam records US$1.23 billion trade surplus in ten months Phones and components exports contribute most to total export turnover of the nation in October. — VietnamNet Bridge Bitcoin use might face criminal charge in Vietnam That was quoted from the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s yesterday official announcement about using crypto currencies for means of […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 27

Cambodia Morning News For October 27

6th ABNE Brings Cambodia’s Asian Business Leaders Together (HD video, Gallery) The biannual Asian Business Networking Event (ABNE) has become somewhat of a tradition in Phnom Penh and one that is awaited for with great anticipation by Asian business leaders in the kingdom. Crossing cultures, languages, religion, and politics, the ABNE brings together Cambodia’s leading […]

Indonesia Morning News For October 27

Indonesia Morning News For October 27

Indonesia may offer new railway project to China Indonesia may offer China a project to construct an extended railway connecting Jakarta and West Java in a move that will allow the latter to tighten its grip on the former’s infrastructure development. — The Jakarta Post Coal Export to China Reaches $1.68 Bln as of End […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 27

Vietnam Morning News For October 27

Becoming a smart city will fix HCM City’s problems: official HCM City would be able to cope with the many challenges caused by the rapid increase in its migrant population when becoming a smart city, a conference heard on Wednesday. — Bizhub Agro-forestry-fishery exports to hit nearly 30 bln USD in 10 months Export turnover […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 26

Cambodia Morning News For October 26

Cambodian opposition member pardoned at PM’s request PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – A senator from Cambodia’s main opposition party was pardoned on Wednesday from the seven-year jail sentence he had been given over a Facebook posting, in a conciliatory sign from Prime Minister Hun Sen towards his opponents. — Business Insider Garment exports to slow Cambodia’s garment […]