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China’s One Belt One Road Projects in ASEAN

October 24, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

ASEAN Members Require USD 2.8 Trillion to Meet Infrastructure Investment Needs in 2016 - 2030  The ASEAN Master Plan on Connectivity 2025 was adopted in September 20...

Indonesian Data Centres: Could Stronger Privacy Regulations Raise Foreign Interest?

July 16, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

Indonesia’s commercial data centre (DC) market is highly underpenetrated and has significant potential for growth, given the large enterprises in the country and their ever-increasin...

Intra-ASEAN Trade Analysis

June 19, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

 The Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) comprises 10 members: Brunei, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The diverse cultu...

Malaysia Continues to Exhibit High Growth; Low Inflation Rates in Thailand and Singapore Call for Attention

March 19, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Key Focus for February  In February, Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia released their 4Q 2017 GDP statistics, while Singapore announced revised figures for the same...

Asia ex Japan M&A Report – January 2018

March 6, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

M&A value falls back for second consecutive month  The value of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals targeting companies based in Asia, excluding Japan, decl...

Malaysia Raises Policy Interest Rate to Avoid an Overheated Economy; The Philippines Maintains Strong Growth

February 26, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Indonesia: Additional Measures Taken to Alleviate Economy by Raising Cash-Deposit Ratio  Indonesia’s Bank Indonesia (BI) held its Board of Governor’s Meeting, where...

ASEAN Region M&A Review

February 9, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

  The ASEAN region started losing its M&A momentum to the USA and Europe in 2011. M&A transaction volumes in ASEAN as a percentage of the global aggregate fell to 5.2% ...

ASEAN Macroeconomic Trends: Singapore’s Growth Rate Exceeds 3% for the First Time in Three Years; Thailand’s Economic Recovery Seen in Household Sector

February 2, 2018 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

Indonesia: Experienced Second Trade Deficit for 2017  Indonesia’s balance of trade for December 2017 was announced at a deficit of USD 300 million, though the balanc...

Singapore – Choking on the Haze

December 3, 2015 | by Alex Hang - Global Research and Analysis Team

Singapore - Choking on the Haze  The South East Asian haze is an annual occurrence in the mid to latter part of each year, affecting many countries in the region, with Singapore, In...

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