Indonesia Morning News For November 28

Indonesia Morning News For November 28

Indonesia launches sequel to tax amnesty Under pressure to plug a looming revenue shortfall, the Indonesian government is giving taxpayers another chance to report previously hidden assets, a move dubbed by critics as “tax amnesty chapter two.” — Nikkei Asian Review Minister of SOE Appoints New Director of Human Capitals for Pertamina Indonesia Minister of […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 28

Vietnam Morning News For November 28

15 VN banks listed among Asia Pacific’s strongest Fifteen Vietnamese banks have recently been named in The Asian Bankers’ AB500 ranking and survey of Asia Pacific’s strongest banks. — Bizhub VN’s retail sales to touch over $1.9 trillion The revenue of Viet Nam’s retail sales market will reach over VND11 quadrillion (US$484.58 billion) by 2025 […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 27

Cambodia Morning News For November 27

National Election Committee approves list of new parliamentarians Cambodia’s National Election Committee has distributed the 55 empty parliamentary seats left vacant by the dissolution of the opposition CNRP to three small parties, which will change the composition of the parliament and provide a shot in the army of the ruling CPP, according to the Phnom […]

Indonesia Morning News For November 27

Indonesia Morning News For November 27

Industry Association Urge Gov’t to Prioritize on Fiber-Optics Development Industry association and information technology observer are urging the government to prioritize the development of internet infrastructure to actualize digital revolution by accelerating the development of fiber-optic networks. — Netral News Indonesia’s top telecom acquires Malaysian satellite company Telekomunikasi Indonesia, the country’s largest telecommunications company, announced […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 27

Vietnam Morning News For November 27

Vietnamese put gold, dollars in investment and business production Governor of the State Bank (SBV) Le Minh Hung, answering queries from NA deputies late last week, said that a large amount of the public’s capital in gold and dollars have been put into production and investment. — VietnamNet Bridge Sony Electronics Vietnam to pay VND7 […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 24

Cambodia Morning News For November 24

Cambodia’s Hun Sen warns his party it could still lose election Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has warned his party it could still lose next year’s election even after the banning of the opposition and demanded that it improve its image, according to a recording leaked online on Thursday. — Reuters No opposition to Cambodia’s […]

Indonesia Morning News For November 24

Indonesia Morning News For November 24

Indonesian startup wages war on plastic with edible cups Jakarta food and beverages retailer Ong Tek Tjan sells ice cream in cups his customers can eat afterwards, instead of throwing away – they are made from seaweed and taste like jelly, in flavours from peppermint to green tea. — Bangkok Post Indonesia, South Korea initiate […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 24

Vietnam Morning News For November 24

Due Diligence Vital as Vietnam’s SOE Sale Gathers Pace After 25 years of rhetoric about state-owned enterprise (SOE) reform in Vietnam it appears that there is finally some real progress. — AEC News Today Steel sector grows 22.8 percent in ten months Domestic steel production exceeded 17 million tonnes in the first ten months of […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 23

Cambodia Morning News For November 23

Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression Cambodia’s descent into the ranks of the world’s less savory countries appears all but complete with the dissolution of the main opposition party marked by a diplomatic twist toward Russia and the prospect of U.S. and European-imposed sanctions. — The Diplomat Royal Academy of Cambodia director says […]

Indonesia Morning News For November 23

Indonesia Morning News For November 23

Indonesia’s New Mining Holding Company to Control $6.6b in Assets Jakarta. Indonesia’s plan to establish a holding company for state-owned miners could create a new giant with Rp 90 trillion ($6.6 billion) in assets, putting the miners in a better position to raise new funding to manage the country’s natural resource wealth. — JakartaGlobe Indonesia […]

Vietnam Morning News For November 23

Vietnam Morning News For November 23

Convenience stores aid growth of Vietnam’s retail industry The country is attractive to retailers, with a market of more than 93 million people, relatively young population and an estimated GDP of 220 billion USD. — VietnamNet Bridge VN to build upscale coffee brand Viet Nam has set up a project to promote high-quality Vietnamese coffee […]

Cambodia Morning News For November 22

Cambodia Morning News For November 22

Hun Sen bids to buy a no-contest election As Cambodia’s Supreme Court ruled last week to dissolve the country’s main opposition party, Prime Minister Hun Sen spent the day handing out US$2.50 cash envelopes to garment factory workers in the national capital. — Asia Times Government agrees to accept deportees from the US Cambodia has […]