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Wuhan virus may persuade Singapore, Malaysia to ease casino policies

Maybank Kim Eng analyst Samuel Yin argued that governments could move to support hard-hit industry players.

Light on the horizon for Asia-Pac airlines: DBS

Earnings for Asia-Pacific airlines should see some recovery in 2020, thanks to a bottoming of the global economy and better supply-demand dynamics...

Asean property stocks will continue to outperform in 2020: Morgan Stanley

The Asean property market is still attractive in 2020, as stocks will continue to outperform on healthy property fundamentals amid a constructive...

The Business of Sustainability: Why Adopting Circular Economy Practices Can Lead to Growth

At a recent meeting on climate and sustainable development, Maria Fernanda Espinosa, president of the United Nations’ General Assembly, stated...

Wuhan virus may persuade Singapore, Malaysia to ease casino policies

Maybank Kim Eng analyst Samuel Yin argued that governments could move to support hard-hit industry players.

Debit card spend could overtake credit cards in Indonesia in 2019

Overall payments by plastic could jump from 639.9 trillion rupiah to 821.2 trillion rupiah.

Indonesia's fintech growth supported by tailwinds

Government support and strong consumer interest in innovative financial products are set to boost Indonesia's fintech sector, Fitch Solutions...

Indonesia's regional GDP to grow by 4-7% in 2020: UOB

Economic performance in Indonesia will “continue to improve in 2020” on the back of increased exports and imports, rising private consumption, and...

The Business of Sustainability: Why Adopting Circular Economy Practices Can Lead to Growth

At a recent meeting on climate and sustainable development, Maria Fernanda Espinosa, president of the United Nations’ General Assembly, stated...

Looking to expand into the Philippines? Consumer sector insights by Enterprise Singapore's regional directors

REGIONAL Director, Darren Lee, talks about the opportunities in the consumer sector in the Philippines. Mr Lee is based in Manila but notes that...

Light on the horizon for Asia-Pac airlines: DBS

Earnings for Asia-Pacific airlines should see some recovery in 2020, thanks to a bottoming of the global economy and better supply-demand dynamics...

Analysts downgrade Thailand growth forecast due to virus

Tourism expected to take a hit in Q1 but bounce back in H2

Light on the horizon for Asia-Pac airlines: DBS

Earnings for Asia-Pacific airlines should see some recovery in 2020, thanks to a bottoming of the global economy and better supply-demand dynamics...

Asean property stocks will continue to outperform in 2020: Morgan Stanley

The Asean property market is still attractive in 2020, as stocks will continue to outperform on healthy property fundamentals amid a constructive...

On Myanmar's property scene, cheaper condos are hot

This segment has been dubbed the market sector to watch.

FDI to drive Myanmar's growth, but political risks remain

Myanmar's GDP is set to grow at 6.6 per cent annually until 2030, but weak business conditions and political risks could dampen FDI inflows.

The Greater Mekong region will urbanise faster than UN’s estimates: ANZ

With increasing clustering taking place around existing cities, the rate of urbanisation in the Greater Mekong region, which comprises Cambodia,...

Growing role for private investors in Vietnam infrastructure: report

But the government must facilitate this by addressing shortcomings

Vietnam has a booming e-commerce market, but what more can be done?

Vietnam is the fastest-growing digital economy in the region, in large part due to investment inflow which is still on an unprecedented rise. Over...

Vietnam exports likely to keep overperforming: Report

The projected pick-up could come on improved US-China trade relations and an upswing in the global technology market.

The Greater Mekong region will urbanise faster than UN’s estimates: ANZ

With increasing clustering taking place around existing cities, the rate of urbanisation in the Greater Mekong region, which comprises Cambodia,...

Robust growth prospects but prominent risks for Cambodia: Moody's

In particular, the potential loss of preferential trade access could hurt exports

Opportunities for Cambodia - Market Insights by Enterprise Singapore’s Regional Directors

Enterprise Singapore's deputy director for Southeast Asia (Cambodia) Yeoh Choon Jin identifies the sectors that are expected to...

Understanding China's BRI in Laos

Upon his visit to Laos in November 2017, Xi Jinping wrote in an open letter, published in English and Lao in Laotian mainstream media, that “there...

Singapore and Laos ink intellectual property partnership

The collaboration will allow Laos to tap into Singapore's IP expertise and for Singapore patents to be re-registered in Laos

The Greater Mekong region will urbanise faster than UN’s estimates: ANZ

With increasing clustering taking place around existing cities, the rate of urbanisation in the Greater Mekong region, which comprises Cambodia,...

Venturing into Brunei: Useful business contacts

Planning to do business in Brunei? Here’s our round-up of local government agencies and business chambers that may be useful.

Brunei provides opportunities for Singapore firms: President Halimah

BESIDES government-to-government partnerships, the private sector in Singapore can also look at how they can venture abroad and collaborate with...