Wed, 02 Jan 2019 12:48
Ikea eyes further expansion in Southeast Asia
Ikea Southeast Asia, which owns and operates stores in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, has released its 2018 annual report, revealing its continued success in offering millions of people a wide range of well-designed and functional home-furnishing products at affordable prices according to its vision: “To create a better everyday life for the many people.”
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.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
2019: A dynamic year of recruitment in Southeast Asia
SOUTHEAST Asia is set to continue its upward trajectory as a buoyant industrial hub, with solid investments from abroad, particularly from China, adding to this momentum and being key drivers to market expansion, according to the 20th edition Robert Walters’ Salary Survey 2019.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Saudi Arabia’s growing influence in Southeast Asia
Shock at the murder of a journalist in a Saudi consulate is unlikely to reverse a trend with deep roots
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Go-Jek to raise $2 bn as it races Grab in Southeast Asia
GO-JEK, Indonesia’s most valuable technology start-up, is in talks to raise at least US$2 billion to fuel an accelerated expansion overseas, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:39
Indonesia tops destination for international schools in Southeast Asia: Report
Indonesia remains a leading destination for international schools in Southeast Asia, according to ISC Research data announced on Tuesday.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:47
Economy to be a casualty as more severe weather expected in Southeast Asia
Tornados in the southern Philippines, tropical storms ravaging landlocked Laos, these are just a few of the severe weather aberrations happening across Southeast Asia right now.
Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00
Huawei broadens its scope of ISP offerings in Southeast Asia
IN A BID to improve the efficiency of Internet service providers (ISPs) in Southeast Asia, Huawei Technologies Co yesterday launched three products designed to accelerate ISPs’ digital transformation.
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:00
Onitsuka Tiger brand opens its biggest store in Southeast Asia at Siam Center
JAPAN’S ONITSUKA Tiger brand has announced the opening of its biggest Southeast Asian store at Siam Center shopping mall, located in Bangkok, Thailand.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:29
Trouble in Paradise: Tourism surge lashes Southeast Asia's beaches
Koh Phi Phi Ley - Hordes of tourists clamber across the white sand with selfie sticks as Thai park rangers wade into turquoise waters to direct boats charging into the cliff-ringed cove.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 13:02
Thailand could play key role in Southeast Asia – if it steps up and sets a democratic example
With the ongoing effort to negotiate a South China Sea Code of Conduct, Asean countries have focused on balancing relationships with major powers, namely China and the US, while keeping momentum among regional countries. Mie Oba, professor of international relations at the Tokyo University of Science, speaks to The Nation’s Supalak Ganjanakhundee.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 04:00
ANN forum set to analyse impacts of this year’s flurry of elections in Southeast Asia
ASIA NEWS NETWORK, an alliance of 24 leading media organisations in 20 Asian countries, is organising a symposium on “Election 2018/19: What does it mean for Asia?” to be held on March 16 in Bangkok.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:41
VN leads mobile e-commerce growth in Southeast Asia
Vietnam is the fastest-growing market in South East Asia in terms of mobile e-commerce growth, says the latest report on Southeast Asia’s 2017 e-commerce status by iPrice.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 16:29
Grab and Samsung partner to drive digital inclusion in Southeast Asia
Grab, a leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, and Samsung Electronics, one of the world’s largest electronics companies, on Thursday announced that they have signed a multi-year MOU to drive digital inclusion in Southeast Asia.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:48
Danfoss pitches energy efficiency in Southeast Asia tour
Danfoss, a player in energy efficiency, on Wednesday continued its “Danfoss Drives Southeast Asia Energy Efficiency Tour”, arriving in Bangkok to raise awareness on the importance of energy efficiency.