Thailand real estate goes into overdrive with deals

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Thai tycoons and property developers are consolidating property holdings, taking over real estate companies and entering into joint ventures with investors from Japan, China and Hong Kong. All this to enhance their competitiveness in the real estate space, with an eye on the forthcoming  inauguration of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)…. Read more »

Startups see positives in Malaysia’s 2015 budget

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With a weekend to mull over what the Malaysia Budget 2015 means to the local startups, industry players share their views on the measures Prime Minister Najib Razak announced, putting entrepreneurship and human capital as one of the country’s core strategies. DEALSTREETASIA spoke to three executives: government-linked early stage funding… Read more »


Industry wanted more in Budget : ACCCIM

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The measures announced in the Malaysia Budget 2015 to boost small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are encouraging, but the industry wants to see more foreign direct investment (FDI) to propel its growth, the Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) says. ACCCIM SME and Human Resource development… Read more »


Myanmar’s Oil and Gas Blocks: Contracts, Compliance and Licensing Issues

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Myanmar is a fertile and resource-rich country strategically located in the heart of Asia. Although Myanmar has great potential for business investment, so far it remains a largely untapped market – rich in natural resources and a young population ready to work. According to proven records, Myanmar commands reserves of… Read more »


Thai Banks Expansion : A Challenging Task

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The free flow of capital triggered by the economic integration under the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Economic Community – AEC – has prompted Thailand’s banks to consider expanding to other countries in the region, but market watchers and analysts believe more effort and time will be needed to… Read more »