Malaysian Prime Minister and cabinet resign World

Malaysian Prime Minister and cabinet resign

Malaysia's cabinet led by Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has tendered its resignation to the King, Minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation Khairy Jamaluddin announced on August 16 on his Instagram account.
Australia to make FTA with Indonesia imminent World

Australia to make FTA with Indonesia imminent

New Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit Indonesia on August 30 with the goal of concluding the free trade deal between the two countries which is on the verge of further delay due to the leadership turmoil in Australia last week.
Thailand faces weakest economic growth in 3 years World

Thailand faces weakest economic growth in 3 years

Thailand’s economy experienced the lowest growth in three years in 2014 due to a political turmoil and the fall in global agricultural prices, according to the National Economic and Social Development Board of Thailand.
Thai Government forms National Reform Council World

Thai Government forms National Reform Council

Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej adopted an ordinance on the establishment of the new National Reform Council on October 6, which will operate as a temporary parliament in charge of reforming politics and writing a new national constitution.
Good times ahead for hotel industry in Vietnam Business

Good times ahead for hotel industry in Vietnam

Demand for hotel rooms in Vietnam has grown at 7-8 percent a year for the last three years, and occupancy rates in large cities are catching up with those in major cities across the region, a seminar heard in Ho Chi Minh City on June 9.
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Thailand to host 'World of food ASIA 2014' expo

The Thai Commerce Ministry is set to organise “THAIFEX - World of food ASIA 2014” on May 21-25, with a view to promoting the popularity of Thai food in the international community.
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Thailand to entice Hong Kong travelers

The Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in Hong Kong, Titiporn Manenet, revealed that her office has devised a plan to attract Hong Kong visitors to her country despite the intense political situation.
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Thai PM calls on people to go to upcoming poll

Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has called on the people to go to the poll scheduled for February 2, which is expected to settle down the country’s political tension.