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RHB economists expect growth in Asean economies to rebound in 2021 - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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RHB economists expect growth in Asean economies to rebound in 2021

Amidst an uneven recovery, RHB Group Research economists Andrey Wijaya, Michael Setjoadi, Alexander Chia, Shekhar Jaiswal and Kasamapon Hamnilrat see opportunities abound among Asean economies in 2

Has Covid-19 killed Asia's growth miracle? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Has Covid-19 killed Asia's growth miracle?

For decades, most Southeast Asian economies climbed the income ladder by pursuing a growth strategy based on ramping up investment in export-oriented manufacturing and services, relentlessly upskil

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A global recovery is underway but how much will it benefit Asia?

Newspaper headlines continue to highlight how the Covid-19 pandemic is still raging and the mayhem it is causing.

SE Asian economies

Unlocking the diversity dividend in South-east Asia

(May 29): South-east Asia is a unique melting pot of people and cultures, so it comes as some surprise to discover that the region is failing to leverage the value of that diversity.

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PE investments in Asia-Pacific fall in 2019, says Bain & Co

(Apr 3): Private-equity (PE) investments in AsiaPacific declined last year after record highs in 2017 and 2018. 

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Virus fears push Southeast Asia markets closer to bear levels

SINGAPORE (Jan 30): Southeast Asian equity markets, already suffering from foreign outflows, are now at the brink of witnessing bear markets for some of its members as the coronavirus-induced sell-

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Is the Asean conglomerate model losing its shine?

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): Like vinyl records and sideburns, conglomerates in America are a 1970s phenomenon now fast becoming obsolete.

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Asia-Pacific growth sours on US-China trade war, rising protectionism: report

SINGAPORE (Dec 16): The ongoing US-China trade war and rising protectionism has resulted in slower economic growth for the Asia-Pacific region, according to a report released by the Pacific Economi

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Cruise giant hunts for Asia ports as Chinese take to the seas

(Dec 9): The world’s biggest cruise-ports operator is looking to expand in Southeast Asia, a budding hotspot for Chinese voyagers that could eventually rival the Caribbean and Mediterranean.

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Myanmar tycoon open to foreign investment in wake of Ayala deal

(Nov 29): Myanmar tycoon Win Aung is open to foreign investment in the listed industrial-estate provider he oversees, following Ayala Corp’s tie-up with a firm traded on the nation’s fledgling stoc

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