Singapore Morning News For December 4

Singapore Morning News For December 4

Emerging Skepticism a Real Risk to PAP Longevity Singapore’s new President, Halimah Yacob, is a widely liked and respected former speaker of parliament, as well as the first female ever and first Malay in five decades to become the largely ceremonial head of state. — AEC News Today Nets may succeed in unifying e-payment The […]

Vietnam Morning News For December 4

Vietnam Morning News For December 4

Vietnam’s PV Oil aims to raise at least $122m in Jan IPO Vietnam state oil distribution firm PetroVietnam Oil Corp (PV Oil) plans to offer 20 percent of its shares in an initial public offering (IPO) in January that aims to raise at least $122 million, its parent firm said on Friday. — DealStreetAsia Deputy […]

Cambodia Morning News For December 1

Cambodia Morning News For December 1

Cambodian Opposition Sees Revocation of Diplomatic Passports as Further Harassment Lawmakers from Cambodia’s main opposition party said on Thursday that a move by Prime Minister Hun Sen’s government to rescind the diplomatic passports of 56 party officials and parliamentarians was another attempt to harass them following their party’s dissolution. — Radio Free Asia OPEN LETTER: […]

Indonesia Morning News For December 1

Indonesia Morning News For December 1

Government holds final evaluation for tax boss candidates Representatives of several government institutions held a meeting on Wednesday to carry out final evaluations for the candidates of several high-ranking positions in the Finance Ministry, including for the people nominated for the position of director general of taxation. — The Jakarta Post Google Pays 2015 Back […]

Vietnam Morning News For December 1

Vietnam Morning News For December 1

November motor car imports at $200mn Vietnam imported around 7,000 completely-built-up (CBU) motor vehicles worth $200 million in November, according to the latest report from the General Statistics Office (GSO). — Vietnam Economic TimesPreview (opens in a new window) Vietnam wooden furniture products now target high-end market According to GDC (General Department of Customs), the […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 30

Cambodia Morning News For November 30

Cambodian PM leaves for China to seek more aid Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, facing Western donor pressure over a crackdown on critics ahead of 2018 elections, will seek more aid and investment from China during a visit this week, his aide said on Wednesday. — Reuters 300 Former CNRP Activists in Phnom Penh Announced […]

Indonesia Morning News For November 30

Indonesia Morning News For November 30

Rupiah exchange rate to reach Rp13,600 in 2018: INDEF The Institute for Development of Economics and Finance (INDEF) has forecast the average rupiah exchange rate next year to reach Rp13,600 per US dollar as compared to the government`s 2018 state budget target of Rp13,400. — Antara Automotive Industry Indonesia: New Player Arrives from China Chinese […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 30

Vietnam Morning News For November 30

Timber exports to hit $8 billion The export turnover of Vietnamese timber and timber products is estimated to hit US$8 billion this year, 10 per cent higher than the target, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, at a meeting held yesterday on sustainable forestry development. — Bizhub Foreign firms dominate VN electronics […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 29

Cambodia Morning News For November 29

For energy independence, government must diversify and invest: experts Despite Cambodia’s efforts to shore up its energy independence, the government needs to increase homegrown electricity generation to lower prices, ensure investment and meet the Kingdom’s increasing demand for energy, experts said yesterday at a regional energy security forum. — The Phnom Penh Post New MFI […]

Indonesia Morning News For November 29

Indonesia Morning News For November 29

Indonesia central bank plans new rules to improve loan, liquidity Indonesia’s central bank is seeking to improve credit distributions by banks and improve their liquidity management, governor Agus Martowardojo said during its annual bankers dinner on Tuesday. — The Star Online Indonesia’s mobile payments industry to enter defining year The early adoption of mobile payments […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 29

Vietnam Morning News For November 29

98% of Hà Nội enterprises pay taxes online Ninety-eight per cent of total enterprises in Hà Nội have implemented online tax declaration and about 95.36 per cent of them have paid their taxes online. — Viet Nam News Central bank launches first-ever fintech challenge The State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) on Tuesday officially launched […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 28

Cambodia Morning News For November 28

Cambodia: Hun Sen Seeks to Shut Major Rights Group Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has called for the interior ministry to investigate and shut the Cambodian Center for Human Rights (CCHR), a leading human rights group, Human Rights Watch said. — Human Right Watch PM Hun Sen Condemns Fake News and Hackers Prime Minister Hun […]