• Mon, 13 May 2019 01:00
    Myanmar woos foreign investors to ‘fast-growing’ Yangon
    WITH MAJOR infrastructure and logistics initiatives being pushed, on top of being home to seven million people, foreign investors should not hesitate to invest in Yangon, officials told the Yangon Investment Forum 2019 on Friday.
    Economy
  • Fri, 10 May 2019 01:00
    Goodbye Jakarta, hello jungle: The madness of moving Indonesia’s capital 
    Once it became obvious that Indonesia’s President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo would win re-election last month, voters expected him to return to the pressing problems of a flagging economy and nationwide infrastructure gaps.
    opinion
  • Sun, 28 Apr 2019 01:00
    Xi says more nations joining Belt and Road, $64bn in deals
    Beijing - Chinese President Xi Jinping said Saturday $64 billion in deals were signed at a summit on his Belt and Road Initiative and more nations would join the global infrastructure programme as he sought to ease concerns over the colossal project.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
    N America driving global oil and gas pipeline boom
    The global pace of new oil and gas pipeline construction has tripled in less than two decades, a  multibillion-dollar boom in infrastructure that experts warned yesterday could torpedo hopes for limiting global warming.
    opinion
  • Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:54
    US won't send officials to China's Belt and Road forum
    Beijing - Washington will not send officials to a Beijing summit on Chinese President Xi Jinping's signature global infrastructure project, the US embassy said Wednesday amid a raft of disputes between the two powers.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
    Report identifies trends for infrastructure
    NEW TECHNOLOGIES, political uncertainty and capability challenges are just some of the big challenges facing infrastructure owners, investors, operators and planners over the rest of this year, according to KPMG International’s latest edition of “Emerging Trend” – an annual forecast of the top trends influencing the infrastructure sector this year.
    Economy
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    Unbuckling the truth behind the ‘Belt’ 
    Re: “Troubled by the ‘Belt’ in China’s global infrastructure plan”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
    your say
  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
    Troubled by the ‘Belt’ in China’s global infrastructure plan 
    Re: “Belt and Road is a win-win for everyone – except America,” Have Your Say, April 10.
    your say
  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
    NOD TO DAM PROJECT FROM BANGKOK TO AYUDHAYA
    Cabinet yesterday approved a nine year budget of Bt4.4 billion, from 2019 to 2027, for infrastructure development in Klong Prem Prachakorn, said Col Atisit Chainuwat , assistant spokeperson to Prime Minister's Office after a meeting yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
    Kongsak dedicated to making Thailand a regional sports hub
    Sports Authority of Thailand (SAT) governor Kongsak Yodmanee on Tuesday confirmed his commitment to developing and upgrading the nation’s sports infrastructure to international standards.
    sports
  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
    Private financing is key to low-carbon infrastructure, says HSBC
    HSBC has announced a series of recommendations for how Southeast Asia can better attract private investment for projects that are both economically and environmentally sustainable.
    Economy
  • Sun, 07 Apr 2019 12:31
    Krabi flooding swamps homes, collapses road
    Flash floods triggered by heavy downpours swamped homes in Krabi’s Plai Phraya district on Saturday night and damaged public infrastructure.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:37
    Asean launches $1-billion initiative for green projects
    Southeast Asian governments, the Asian Development Bank (ADB), and major development financiers have launched a new $1 billion (Bt32 billion) initiative to spur green infrastructure investments across Southeast Asia.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
    EEC projects on track despite post-election muddle, transport official says
    IT’S BUSINESS as usual for the development of key infrastructure projects in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), says a senior minister, who insists the government is not in a caretaker role in the unclear aftermath of the general election.
    Economy
  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
    Manila looking for more investments from China
    THE ECONOMIC managers of President Rodrigo Duterte want more Chinese capital to participate in the Philippine economy, especially in key infrastructure projects that the current administration has made the cornerstone of its growth policies.
    ASEAN+
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