Thailand and New Zealand to Triple Trade by 2045

Thailand and New Zealand to Triple Trade by 2045

During the visit of New Zealand Prime Minister Christopher Luxon to Bangkok, Thailand, both countries expressed their commitment to enhancing economic collaboration, aiming to triple bilateral trade by 2045. Luxon and his Thai counterpart, Srettha Thavisin, held...
Indonesia and UK Enhance Trade and Economic Collaboration

Indonesia and UK Enhance Trade and Economic Collaboration

During a meeting in London last month, Indonesia’s Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs and the British Minister of Trade discussed bolstering economic and trade ties between their nations. The establishment of the Joint Economic and Trade Committee...
Philippines to Develop Clark Special Economic Zone

Philippines to Develop Clark Special Economic Zone

The Philippines is set to further develop the Clark Special Economic Zone (SEZ) with initiatives inspired by Singapore. Key projects include affordable housing modeled after Singapore’s HDB flats (public housing) and transforming the existing civil aviation complex...
Malaysia Approves USD 875 Million Green Projects In 2023

Malaysia Approves USD 875 Million Green Projects In 2023

The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida), the country’s principal investment promotion agency has approved 4,230 green technology projects worth MYR 41 billion (USD 875 million) as of 2023. The country is witnessing a surge in green technology investment...
Tim Cook Visits Vietnam for Apple’s Supply Chain Expansion

Tim Cook Visits Vietnam for Apple’s Supply Chain Expansion

Apple plans to increase its investment in Vietnam, according to state media quoting CEO Tim Cook during his visit to Hanoi in April 2024. Vietnam is already a crucial manufacturing hub for Apple. Cook made these remarks during a meeting with Prime Minister Pham Minh...
Singapore’s GDP Forecast to Grow by 2.4% in 2024

Singapore’s GDP Forecast to Grow by 2.4% in 2024

The Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) recent survey forecasts a 2024 economic growth rate of 2.4% for Singapore, slightly up from the previous estimate of 2.3%, and anticipates an increase to 2.5% in 2025. The revised forecast also lowers headline inflation...