Thailand helps Myanmar develop infrastructure World

Thailand helps Myanmar develop infrastructure

The Thai Cabinet has approved a preferential loan worth 777 million THB (over 25.76 million USD) under a 30-year contract for Myanmar for infrastructure development in Myawaddy city.
Thailand sets up mountain area water supply for Lao villagers ASEAN

Thailand sets up mountain area water supply for Lao villagers

As part of an assistance package given to neighbouring countries in addition to the Thailand-Laos road development project, the Neighbouring Countries Economic Development Cooperation Agency (NEDA) has helped set up a tap water system for Lao villagers living in border areas.
Philippines upbeat about FDI in 2017 World

Philippines upbeat about FDI in 2017

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) of the Philippines has reported that FDI into the country recorded a net sum of 674 million USD in June, a surge of 182.7 percent from 238 million USD in the same period last year.
Thailand, ADB join hands for GMS development ASEAN

Thailand, ADB join hands for GMS development

Thailand and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU), aiming to support economic development in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) nations.
 Philippines to import more rice amid El Nino World

Philippines to import more rice amid El Nino

The Philippines’ National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) is seeking President Aquino’s approval to import up to 1.5 million tonnes of rice in the first quarter of 2016.
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Philippine exports up 7 percent in May

The Philippine export earnings reached nearly 5.5 billion USD in May, a year-on-year rise of 6.9 percent, driven by strong performance of major commodity groups, according to news reports.
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Philippine exports surge in December 2013

The Philippines’ exports in December last year reached 4.6 billion USD, a year-on-year increase of 15.8 percent and over 7 percent more than the previous month, according to the country’s Statistics Authority.
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Philippines needs 8.17 bln USD for post typhoon rebuilding

The Philippine government has said the country needs 361 billion pesos (8.17 billion USD) for rehabilitation and reconstruction of areas devastated by super typhoon Haiyan, which caused damages amounting to nearly 13 billion USD.