ADB revises down Laos’ economic growth outlook World

ADB revises down Laos’ economic growth outlook

Laos’ economic growth will be moderate in 2019 and 2020, projected to be at 6.2 percent, slightly lower than April forecast of 6.5 percent, according to a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
Portugal officials pledge to bolster ties with Vietnam Politics

Portugal officials pledge to bolster ties with Vietnam

Senior officials of the parliament and government of Portugal have expressed the country’s strong commitment to substantively enhancing relations with Vietnam while meeting with a delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) in Lisbon.
Myanmar attracts 3.5 billion USD in FDI in 10 months World

Myanmar attracts 3.5 billion USD in FDI in 10 months

A total 224 foreign enterprises were permitted by the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) to invest more than 3.5 billion USD in the country in the first 10 months of the fiscal year 2018 – 2019, said the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) on August 26.