Indonesia Morning News For October 26

Indonesia Morning News For October 26

Airbus considers teaming up with Indonesia’s aircraft industry European aircraft producer Airbus has expressed its interest in cooperating with its Indonesian counterpart, state-owned aircraft company PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PT DI), to establish an aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility in Indonesia, a senior minister has said. — The Jakarta Post Garuda Indonesia posts first profit […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 26

Vietnam Morning News For October 26

Firms must adapt to FTA changes As part of the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA), Việt Nam will cut 669 tariff lines to zero per cent starting in January 2018. — Viet Nam News Forum seeks to tackle bottlenecks to boost growth in Vietnam Experts and policy makers gathered at a forum held by […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 25

Cambodia Morning News For October 25

Analysts say government use of Fresh News fits the authoritarian playbook Once heralded as a force for democratisation, online media is often now used by authoritarian regimes around the world to serve their interests – a process that experts say appears underway in Cambodia. — The Phnom Penh Post Spotlight: Cambodia’s central bank encouraging use […]

Indonesia Morning News For October 25

Indonesia Morning News For October 25

Indonesia passes law to ban organizations deemed against its ideology Around 1,000 Indonesians, led by hardline Islamist groups, protested outside parliament on Tuesday as lawmakers approved a presidential decree banning any civil organizations deemed to go against the country’s secular state ideology. — Reuters/Business Insider Indonesia’s battle against corruption on the big screen In the […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 25

Vietnam Morning News For October 25

IDG Ventures Vietnam vice president dies at 40 IDG Ventures Vietnam is the first technology venture capital fund in Vietnam and has funded various successful start-up projects including YanTV, Vietnam Communications Corporation and Vat Gia online shopping website. — VietnamNet Bridge Industry 4.0 offers numerous challenges to SMEs The workshop, organised by the Vietnam Chamber […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 24

Cambodia Morning News For October 24

Criticism mounts as Cambodia government moves closer to dissolving opposition More than 50 rights groups called on chairs of the Paris Peace Agreement to reconvene to ensure that the “democratic vision for Cambodia outlined in the agreement is not completely forsaken”. — Channel News Asia Cambodian PM says main opposition party will be dissolved Cambodian […]

Indonesia Morning News For October 24

Indonesia Morning News For October 24

Indonesia seeks answer to why U.S. blocked military chief’s travel Indonesia on Monday said it was still awaiting a detailed explanation why the United States barred its military chief from traveling to the U.S., despite having a visa and an official invitation, although it had accepted an official apology. — Reuters/Business Insider Improving Economy of […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 24

Vietnam Morning News For October 24

Central bank policies expand foreign reserves Adoption of appropriate policies by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has helped it buy a large amount of US dollar to increase the nation’s foreign reserves, industry insiders said. — VietnamPlus Vietnam Confident of 6.7% Growth Vietnam is confident it will meet its goal of 6.7% economic growth […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 23

Cambodia Morning News For October 23

Cambodia Snatches World Record From Indonesia An event to foster entrepreneurship in Cambodia has seen the Southeast Asian kingdom wrest the world record for the largest practical business seminar away from Indonesia. — AEC News Today Kris says oil field tapped by 2020 Singapore’s KrisEnergy, the operator of Cambodia’s offshore Block A in the Gulf […]

Indonesia Morning News For October 23

Indonesia Morning News For October 23

Indonesian military chief denied US entry Indonesia intends to send a diplomatic note to the US secretary of state and summon Washington’s deputy ambassador in Jakarta to explain why the head of its military was denied entry to the United States. — The Australian Indonesia’s Skystar Capital to raise third fund in 2018, to target […]

Vietnam Morning News For October 23

Vietnam Morning News For October 23

Vietnam’s Central Bank Says It’s Able to Keep Currency Stable Vietnam’s central bank said record-high foreign reserves will enable it to keep the currency stable for the rest of the year as the government focuses on boosting growth in the Southeast Asian economy. — Bloomberg Vietnam is among best-growing stock markets The continued increase of […]

Cambodia Morning News For October 20

Cambodia Morning News For October 20

Plans for satellite in the works yet again One of Cambodia’s largest conglomerates is reviving plans for the Kingdom’s first communications satellite, with hopes of launching by 2021 with assistance from China. — The Phnom Penh Post Sweden threatens to review engagement with Cambodia Sweden said on Thursday it would rethink its engagement with Cambodia […]