We arrived in Saigon from Cambodia and couldn’t believe the difference. It felt much more westernised, modern and just generally years ahead of Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh. 1,076 more words
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Many experts are concerned by the low quality of education in Southeast Asia (with Singapore being the exception). While it is no surprise in the region’s poorest nations, it should act as a wake-up call for emerging powers such as Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. 53 more words
Ethylene prices were assessed mixed in Asia on Wednesday.
CFR North East Asia prices of ethylene were assessed up at the USD 1395/mt levels, a rise of USD 5/mt from Tuesdayâ€™s assessed levels. 42 more words
Propylene prices in Asia edged higher on Wednesday. Prices climbed on the back of higher upstream energy rates and firmer downstream PP values.
FOB Korea prices of propylene were assessed up at the USD 1410/mt levels while CFR China prices were assessed higher at the USD 1480/mt levels, both up USD 5/mt from Tuesday.In the downstream PP markets, CFR Far East Asia prices of PP injection and PP raffia were assessed at the USD 1540/mt levels, a week on week gain of USD 20/mt. 26 more words