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The Temasek Review
The objective thinkers in red dot « Opinion « TR EMERITUSwithout knowing it? In his latest article in the Today paper titled ‘How will
The objective thinkers in red dot « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted an hour ago
without knowing it? In his latest article in the Today paper titled ‘How will S China Sea dispute affect business in Asean, Simon discussed the mutually interdependent relationship between Asean and China and how China is taking the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DFA clarifies PH stand on drug war, sea row to foreign envoyssuch as the South China Sea disputes and implementation of arbitration ruling t
DFA clarifies PH stand on drug war, sea row to foreign envoys
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
such as the South China Sea disputes and implementation of arbitration ruling through peaceful means, deepening rift among Asean members on the sea disputes issue, nuclear tests in North Korea and the domestic problem on illegal drugs. In a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fewer hotspots in Indonesia but haze still an issue for Singapore: Masagosthe haze, shuttering operations and revoking licenses. Mr Masagos said a haze-
Fewer hotspots in Indonesia but haze still an issue for Singapore: Masagos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
the haze, shuttering operations and revoking licenses. Mr Masagos said a haze-free situation should be the focus, and that ASEAN is working together to achieve its goal of becoming haze-free by 2020. “What we need is not reduced hotspots. What we... Read more
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Rappler
UK trade envoy: Brexit opens door to new era of trade with PHUK SMEs to manufacture here or in partnership," he said. He said that the UK "
UK trade envoy: Brexit opens door to new era of trade with PH
Rappler / Posted 7 hours ago
UK SMEs to manufacture here or in partnership," he said. He said that the UK "is more aware of the great growth of the ASEAN region as a whole and is looking in more detail into the individual countries in it and what can be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Policy indecision marks Taiwan President Tsai's first 100 days in officeexports fell for 17 straight months ending June, the worst streak since the glo
Policy indecision marks Taiwan President Tsai's first 100 days in office
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
exports fell for 17 straight months ending June, the worst streak since the global financial crisis in 2009. EYEING THE ASEAN MARKET Tsai has promised to revive the economy by encouraging businesses to expand in Southeast Asia. As part of her... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sea dispute need not affect Asean-China ties – SingaporeSINGAPORE is hoping that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) wil
Sea dispute need not affect Asean-China ties – Singapore
The Manila Times / Posted 19 hours ago
SINGAPORE is hoping that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) will maintain a good relationship with China, despite a bitter dispute over the South China Sea. Singaporean Ambassador to Manila Kok Li Peng said the 10-member regional... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak delegation visits truck manufacturer in Baotouassist Beiben should it decide to invest in the State. He pointed out that Sar
Sarawak delegation visits truck manufacturer in Baotou
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 hours ago
assist Beiben should it decide to invest in the State. He pointed out that Sarawak strategically located in the heart of Asean and having an assembly or manufacturing plant in the state would give the company better access to the region,... Read more
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The Manila Times
DTI steps up information campaign on AEC, FTAsDepartment of Trade and Industry (DTI) is accelerating initiatives on awareness
DTI steps up information campaign on AEC, FTAs
The Manila Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is accelerating initiatives on awareness and promoting proper understanding of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) and the country’s various free trade agreements (FTAs). “We are increasing the frequency of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Taiwan to prioritize PH in its ‘New Southbound Policy’has prioritized the Philippines in its “New Southbound Policy” as a gateway and
Taiwan to prioritize PH in its ‘New Southbound Policy’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 hours ago
has prioritized the Philippines in its “New Southbound Policy” as a gateway and major partner in its expansion into the Asean region. Dr. Gary Song-Huann Lin, Representative of Taiwan (ROC) to the Philippines, explained that newly electe d... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Claiming Dominance, China Sheds Pretense of Peaceful Risehas emerged as the dominant power. China’s neighbors in Southeast Asia kept the
Claiming Dominance, China Sheds Pretense of Peaceful Rise
Asia Sentinel / Posted yesterday
has emerged as the dominant power. China’s neighbors in Southeast Asia kept their mouths shut. A statement released by ASEAN foreign ministers did not mention the tribunal, though it did endorse rule of law. The fact is China is seen as the key... Read more
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PC Advisor
Nintendo NX rumoured to boast unreleased Nvidia Tegra X2 processorof shareholders: "I’m in charge of manufacturing. Labour costs have shot up in
Nintendo NX rumoured to boast unreleased Nvidia Tegra X2 processor
PC Advisor / Posted yesterday
of shareholders: "I’m in charge of manufacturing. Labour costs have shot up in the last 10 years in China and across ASEAN nations. Manufacturing automation has long been practised in Japan, and is now done in China. While making the same... Read more
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The Manila Times
UN chief to focus on human rights in Asia visitson youth and reconciliation in Galle, in the south. The UN chief will start of
UN chief to focus on human rights in Asia visits
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
on youth and reconciliation in Galle, in the south. The UN chief will start off his tour in Singapore and attend the G20 summit in China later in the week, followed by a meeting of the Asia-Pacific Asean forum and the United Nati... Read more
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Business Standard India
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon to visit Jaffna during Sri Lanka tripand Sri Lanka for official visits, to China for the G20 Summit and the Lao Peop
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon to visit Jaffna during Sri Lanka trip
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
and Sri Lanka for official visits, to China for the G20 Summit and the Lao People's Democratic Republic for the annual ASEAN-UN Summit. On August 31st, he will travel to Colombo to meet Sirisena and Wickremesinghe as well as other members of... Read more
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Sun Star
Mindanao seen as emerging economic hub in Aseancited the 2011 result of the survey of the Southeast Asia Business Expansion.
Mindanao seen as emerging economic hub in Asean
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
cited the 2011 result of the survey of the Southeast Asia Business Expansion. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) integration opened up the national borders of member-nations for freer movement of people, goods and services to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MinDA sees Mindanao as emerging economic hub in ASEAN SURIGAO CITY-- With the shift in the pattern of world trade and investment de
MinDA sees Mindanao as emerging economic hub in ASEAN
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
SURIGAO CITY-- With the shift in the pattern of world trade and investment destinations to Asian countries, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) sees Mindanao’s strategic position as an... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata Communications builds up infrastructure for cloud businessbe adding new geographies," Srinivasan said. He said the company is looking at
Tata Communications builds up infrastructure for cloud business
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
be adding new geographies," Srinivasan said. He said the company is looking at expanding cloud services in Europe and the Asean region. Tata Communications data centres are located in various countries, including Australia, Singapore, Japan,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Tale of missing ‘killer touch’ in Kuchingsubstitute Adam Nor Azlin in the 75th minute. The Red Giants, looking to close
Tale of missing ‘killer touch’ in Kuching
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
substitute Adam Nor Azlin in the 75th minute. The Red Giants, looking to close the gap with third place Kedah for the Asean Super League spot, kicked off aggressively to signal their intent. Liberian import Patrick Ronaldinho almost found the... Read more
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The Manila Times
British envoy in PH to boost tradeand the tourism sector where UK has much expertise to share.” Graham is Britis
British envoy in PH to boost trade
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
and the tourism sector where UK has much expertise to share.” Graham is British prime minister’s trade nnvoy to the Asean Economic Community as well as the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia. He is in Manila on a three-day (Aug 24-26)... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte won’t stick it to China in Laos Asean meetbring up the contentious maritime dispute with China during his attendance at t
Duterte won’t stick it to China in Laos Asean meet
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
bring up the contentious maritime dispute with China during his attendance at the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) Summit in Vientiane, Laos. Duterte will embark on his first international trip as head of state. He will make a stop... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tata Communications expects 40 pct growth in cloud biz, to build infrabe adding new geographies," Srinivasan said. He said the company is looking at
Tata Communications expects 40 pct growth in cloud biz, to build infra
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
be adding new geographies," Srinivasan said. He said the company is looking at expanding cloud services in Europe and the Asean region. Tata Communications data centres are located in various countries, including Australia, Singapore, Japan,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
AirAsia offers free flights for Asean Olympics medalistsOlympic medalists in Southeast Asia given free flights by AirAsia. (Photo by Pa
AirAsia offers free flights for Asean Olympics medalists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Olympic medalists in Southeast Asia given free flights by AirAsia. (Photo by Patipat Janthong) Olympic medallists from Asean are to receive free flights, some for life, on low-cost carrier group AirAsia in recognition of their achievements. A... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte hopes China will deal with Philippines in good faiththe West Philippine Sea dispute “face to face” with China and not in the upcomi
Duterte hopes China will deal with Philippines in good faith
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
the West Philippine Sea dispute “face to face” with China and not in the upcoming Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Laos. In the meantime, the president reiterated his promise to give the best for the Armed Forces of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
With P2b to spend, Digong sets travel plansSecretary Benjamin Diokno said P15 billion of the P20 billion was allocated for
With P2b to spend, Digong sets travel plans
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
Secretary Benjamin Diokno said P15 billion of the P20 billion was allocated for the Philippines’ hosting of the 50th Asean Summit next year. “We took P15 billion for the Asean’s golden anniversary. P15 billion is not unreasonable considering... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New Jetro president offers policy advicea member of the bloc. As it stands, Thailand remains a key country for long-te
New Jetro president offers policy advice
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
a member of the bloc. As it stands, Thailand remains a key country for long-term Japanese investment, Mr Mitsumata said. He said the country should keep its edge as the centre of the Asean region and remain an attractive place for all inv... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asean to focus on jobs for addictsOfficials prepare to destroy the drugs in June 2016. (Bangkok Post file photo)
Asean to focus on jobs for addicts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Officials prepare to destroy the drugs in June 2016. (Bangkok Post file photo) Asean will deal with the narcotics problem by focusing more on healthcare and jobs for drug addicts as part of the bloc's 10-year anti-drug action plan, says Justice... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate panel set to resume hearing on emergency powerssupposedly almost a successful economy. Globally, we’re trying to be competitiv
Senate panel set to resume hearing on emergency powers
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
supposedly almost a successful economy. Globally, we’re trying to be competitive, we’re trying to gain our status in the ASEAN region, and this is the type of terminal we have?” Poe said in a media forum on Wednesday. Poe earlier said that she... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt girds up for next round of RCEP talksRCEP is a proposed free trade agreement between the 10 countries of Asean and s
Govt girds up for next round of RCEP talks
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
RCEP is a proposed free trade agreement between the 10 countries of Asean and six othersRCEP is a proposed free trade agreement between the 10 countries of Asean and six others The government is preparing for... Read more
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The Hindu
RCEP negotiations may miss December deadlineto review progress is slated for November this year. The trade ministers of th
RCEP negotiations may miss December deadline
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
to review progress is slated for November this year. The trade ministers of the RCEP members, including from the 10-member ASEAN bloc, had met earlier this month in Laos to resolve outstanding issues — including those related to liberalisation of... Read more
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Business Standard India
As long as rates can decline, valuations not a major risk: Herald van der Lindeare not a major risk yet. Which regions / markets are you overweight and under
As long as rates can decline, valuations not a major risk: Herald van der Linde
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
are not a major risk yet. Which regions / markets are you overweight and underweight on? We like India and selected ASEAN countries such as Indonesia. We are overweight on EM in a global context, and the United States. Our underweights... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vietnam seeks French support for 'maritime freedom'the interview. He added that Vietnam wants more unity in the regional 10-membe
Vietnam seeks French support for 'maritime freedom'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
the interview. He added that Vietnam wants more unity in the regional 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), which has failed to forge a unified front against Beijing's militarisation in the sea. "We have been active together... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DTI urges local businesses to avail of AEC advantage– The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is urging local industry players t
DTI urges local businesses to avail of AEC advantage
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
– The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is urging local industry players to take full advantage of the integrated ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and other free trade pacts the Philippines has with its trading partners. DTI Assistant... Read more
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Pilipino Star
HSBC sees stronger peso at 45 to $1spending, and simplify the tax system. The country has lagged its regional pee
HSBC sees stronger peso at 45 to $1
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
spending, and simplify the tax system. The country has lagged its regional peers in attracting FDIs with its share total ASEAN inflow cut by half to four percent today from eight percent in the 1980s. Election related spending boosted the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AirAsia gives Diaz free flights for 5 yearsOlympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz. This after AirAsia, a budget airline com
AirAsia gives Diaz free flights for 5 years
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz. This after AirAsia, a budget airline company, announced it is giving free flights to Asean athletes who won medals in the recent 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The company said Asean gold medalists... Read more
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Sun Star
Mindanao MSMEs take centerstage in Sabahfar to meet, to establish business contacts, to showcase latest products and se
Mindanao MSMEs take centerstage in Sabah
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
far to meet, to establish business contacts, to showcase latest products and services from the Bimp-Eaga specifically and Asean broadly. This year's expo is centered on the theme: "Sabah - Hub for the Far East." For this year, DTI will be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘I’d like to beat up whoever grabbed Scarborough’will not raise the issues next month at a summit in Laos of the 10-member Assoc
‘I’d like to beat up whoever grabbed Scarborough’
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
will not raise the issues next month at a summit in Laos of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), which the Chinese foreign ministry welcomed. “We look forward to China and the Philippines conducting dialogue at an... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt girds for next RCEP trade talksRCEP is a proposed free trade agreement (FTA) between the 10 countries of the A
Govt girds for next RCEP trade talks
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
RCEP is a proposed free trade agreement (FTA) between the 10 countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and the six others with which this bloc has existing FTAs — Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea and New... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia might create own tax havens for local firms“much more investor-friendly, especially (to) foreign investors". And as the A
Indonesia might create own tax havens for local firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
“much more investor-friendly, especially (to) foreign investors". And as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) charts its own course towards further integration, a "one-size-fits-all" approach may not be the magic potion,... Read more
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Rappler
Vietnam seeks support for 'maritime freedom'and aviation," Quang said in a statement to AFP after the interview. "We have
Vietnam seeks support for 'maritime freedom'
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
and aviation," Quang said in a statement to AFP after the interview. "We have been active together with countries in the ASEAN community to increase unity, considering this an important structure to contribute to maintaining regional peace," he... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Mjets granted maintenance certification for US aircraftservice, competitive pricing, proximity to Bangkok's vibrant yet affordable dow
Mjets granted maintenance certification for US aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
service, competitive pricing, proximity to Bangkok's vibrant yet affordable downtown, and a central location within Asean combine to create a market advantage for Mjets to competitors in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore some 1,300 kilometres... Read more
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Daily News
India will host regional leaders in Septemberarc of democracy is the pivot of emerging Indo-Pacific," said Prabir De, head o
India will host regional leaders in September
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
arc of democracy is the pivot of emerging Indo-Pacific," said Prabir De, head of the external affairs ministry-supported ASEAN-India Centre at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries, a New Delhi-based think-tank. Prachanda... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte gets diplomatic passport ahead of ASEAN swingfirst official visit will be in Brunei on September 4 before swinging to the As
Duterte gets diplomatic passport ahead of ASEAN swing
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
first official visit will be in Brunei on September 4 before swinging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders' summit in Vientiane, Laos from September 5 to 7. He will go to Jakarta, Indonesia after the ASEAN summit. In... Read more
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Reuters
Philippines says sea dispute not led to shift in ties with China or U.S.will not raise the issues next month at a summit in Laos of the 10-member Assoc
Philippines says sea dispute not led to shift in ties with China or U.S.
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
will not raise the issues next month at a summit in Laos of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), which the Chinese foreign ministry welcomed. "We look forward to China and the Philippines conducting dialogue at an... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte to China: You can't avoid Hague rulingof the Southeast Asian countries involved in the dispute comes two weeks before
Duterte to China: You can't avoid Hague ruling
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
of the Southeast Asian countries involved in the dispute comes two weeks before the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Laos which he will attend. The President said he does not plan to raise the maritime dispute during the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Direct flights between Phnom Penh and Jakarta mootedand tourism flow between the two countries. According to data from the Tourism
Direct flights between Phnom Penh and Jakarta mooted
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
and tourism flow between the two countries. According to data from the Tourism Ministry, Indonesia ranked seventh among Asean tourists to Cambodia last year, with 43,147 arrivals, and an increase of 21% from the year before, yet still less than... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
AirAsia announces 'free flights for life' for ASEAN's 2016 Olympic gold medallistsKUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia will provide "free flights for life" to all Association o
AirAsia announces 'free flights for life' for ASEAN's 2016 Olympic gold medallists
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia will provide "free flights for life" to all Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) athletes who won a gold medal at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, said the low-cost carrier in a media statement issued on... Read more
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Rappler
Hidilyn Diaz, other ASEAN Olympic medalists get free AirAsia flightsAirAsia, airline CEO Tony Fernandes announced on his Facebook account Wednesday
Hidilyn Diaz, other ASEAN Olympic medalists get free AirAsia flights
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
AirAsia, airline CEO Tony Fernandes announced on his Facebook account Wednesday, August 24. "What an Olympics this was for ASEAN. AirAsia which has its roots in ASEAN wants to reward those who gave us so much joy. Also they taught and reminded us... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
The Philippines: Going the Wrong Way on Climate ChangeFilipino leader hide behind the country’s developing status to avoid climate ch
The Philippines: Going the Wrong Way on Climate Change
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
Filipino leader hide behind the country’s developing status to avoid climate change questions; one of his counterparts in ASEAN, Indonesian president Joko Widodo, found out that massive wildfires sparked in emissions crisis and undercut his... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Asean-EU FTA talks not affected by BrexitKuala Lumpur: The Asean-European Union (EU) free-trade agreement (FTA) negotiat
Asean-EU FTA talks not affected by Brexit
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: The Asean-European Union (EU) free-trade agreement (FTA) negotiations will not be affected by Brexit, International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed said. He said the Asean-EU FTA and Brexit (Britain's decision to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AirAsia gives free flights for life to Asean Olympic gold medalistsGroup CEO Tony Fernandes. AFP FILE PHOTO/Peter PARKS PETALING JAYA — AirAsia i
AirAsia gives free flights for life to Asean Olympic gold medalists
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Group CEO Tony Fernandes. AFP FILE PHOTO/Peter PARKS PETALING JAYA — AirAsia is giving free flights for life to all Asean athletes who won gold medals in the recently-concluded Rio Olympics 2016 “for making us dream and believe.” Its chief... Read more
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The Economic Times
India steps up engagement with neigbhours; to host top leaders in September-Octoberarc of democracy is the pivot of emerging Indo-Pacific," said Prabir De, head o
India steps up engagement with neigbhours; to host top leaders in September-October
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
arc of democracy is the pivot of emerging Indo-Pacific," said Prabir De, head of the external affairs ministry-supported ASEAN-India Centre at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries, a New Delhi-based think-tank. Prachanda... Read more
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