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ASEAN among China’s top three trade partners in Q1

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ASEAN among China’s top three trade partners in Q1

ASEAN, the European Union and the United States were the top three trade partners of China, which together accounted for 41.2 percent of the country’s total trade turnover in the first quarter of 2018, according to the Chinese General Administration of Customs (GAC).

Moody elevates Indonesia credit rating

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Moody elevates Indonesia credit rating

Moody’s Investors Service upgraded its credit rating for Indonesia on April 13, praising the country’s central bank and government policies for boosting confidence in the largest economy of Southeast Asia.

Malaysia sets date for general election

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Malaysia sets date for general election

The Election Commission (EC) of Malaysia said on April 10 that the general election will be held on May 9, in what could be the toughest test of the ruling coalition's 61-year grip on power.