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Myanmar implements economic zone in border town with China

Myanmar is implementing a new central economic zone in Muse, aborder town in northern Shan state linking China’s Ruili of Yunnan province, to boostborder trade at the most important crossing between the two countries, according to theproject official saying on Tuesday. 193 more words


Malaysia's economy surges 6.4% in second quarter

Malaysia’s economy grew a better-than-expected 6.4 per cent in the second quarter on the back of stronger exports and robust domestic demand, the central bank said Friday (Aug 15). 302 more words


Singapore economy grew 2.4% in Q2

The Republic’s economy expanded by a faster-than-expected 2.4 per cent in the second quarter of this year from a year ago, amid a slowdown across all sectors, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on Tuesday (Aug 12). 688 more words


Online Retail Bubble in India..when will it burst?

The recent Flipkart valuation has raised many eyebrows and almost everybody including the share market is anticipating the next great money game in India if not the global developing markets. 505 more words

Global Sourcing

Vietnam to extend taxes as more firms shut doors

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung pledged to offer tax extensions and simplify payment procedures on the heels of more bad news about business closures and suspensions. 268 more words


The Outsourcing Three Legged Race

by James MacMillan

Remember those corporate picnics where everyone at work would get together to compete in events like the potato sack race or tug-of-war? 226 more words

Business Process Outsourcing

China's manufacturing activity surges in July

Chinese manufacturing activity increased sharply in July, rising at its fastest pace in more than two years, an official survey showed on Friday (August 1), as the world’s second-largest economy shows signs of increasing momentum. 221 more words