• Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Vietnam ‘an FDI magnet’ in Southeast
    VIETNAM is among the few Asean member countries to consistently improve its attractiveness to foreign investors due to its growing economy and improving business climate, according to experts.
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:19
    Vietnam an FDI magnet in Southeast Asia: experts
    Vietnam is among the few Asean member countries to consistently improve its attractiveness to foreign investors due to its growing economy and improving business climate, according to experts.
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  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 15:52
    SCBS sees upward investment cycle in Q4
    SCB Securities (SCBS) sees foreign direct investment (FDI) surging to its highest level in four years heralding an upward investment cycle in Thailand due to ongoing infrastructure investment, huge investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), and the expected relocation of production bases from China to this region in the wake of the current US-China trade war.
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  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 06:52
    Policies to lure more FDI must not neglect any region or community in M’sia, says Anwar
    Economic policies being drawn up to lure more foreign direct investment must not neglect any region or community in the country, said PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
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  • Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
    Vietnamese developers look to foreign investors
    AMID NARROWING credit sources and rising lending interest rates, property developers have been diversifying their capital mobilisation channels, including calling for foreign investment.
  • Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
    Yangon project to boost FDI
    new city expected to create 2 million jobs
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 01:00
    Myanmar likely to open more sectors to FDI
    A SURGE in interest among global players following the liberalisation of Myanmar’s education sector to foreign investors has motivated the authorities to continue opening up the economy in other restricted sectors.
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 08:43
    Mahathir: ‘Built-for-foreigners cities’ are not FDI
    Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he regards China as a friend of Malaysia but differed on what constitutes foreign direct investment (FDI) from the Asian giant.
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  • Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00
    Myanmar businesses join hands for FDI
    THE MYANMAR Investors Development Association (MIDA), an alliance of large-scale local enterprises, will help the government achieve its economic goals by actively engaging with local and foreign investors, according to its chairman Khin Maung Aye.
  • Mon, 30 Apr 2018 01:00
    Myanmar region woos French FDI
    Tanintharyi eyes investments in core sectors, including hospitality
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 01:00
    Myanmar needs ‘more liberalisation’
    Though Myanmar has liberalised some policies in recent years to attract more foreign direct investment, its FDI regulations are more restrictive than in most peer economies in Southeast Asia, according to the Asian Development Bank’s new report on the regional economy launched on April 11.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
    Foreign firms gain from lowest Vietnam taxes
    FOREIGN direct investment (FDI) enterprises, which have enjoyed multiple tax incentives in Vietnam, pay the lowest state taxes despite reporting high profits, statistics show.
  • Sat, 09 Dec 2017 01:00
    Vietnam regulatory shifts worry foreign companies
    ALTHOUGH foreign direct investment (FDI) has played an important role in boosting Vietnam’s economic growth, recent changes in policies and regulations that do not meet international best practices have exposed many foreign investors to considerable risks and obstacles in executing their investments.
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:00
    Myanmar looks to strong inflow of FDI
    THOUGH MYANMAR is one of the lowest-ranked economies in Asia Pacific region according to the World Bank’s recent report on doing business, the nation maintains its optimism over the inflow of foreign direct investment next year, according to Aung Naing Oo, director-general of the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration and secretary of Myanmar Investment Commission.
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00
    Contraction continues in investment flows to Asean 
    FOREIGN direct investments (FDIs) that flow into the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) both from within and outside the bloc continued to weaken, declining by 20 per cent in 2016, the latest official Asean tally showed.
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