Japanese firms wish to scale up business in Vietnam

16/01/2020 17:42

Tidy profits have motivated around 64 percent of Japanese firms in Vietnam to consider expanding their business in the Southeast Asian country, according to the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO).

Security tight in Thai capital ahead of Southeast Asia summit

01/11/2019 19:07

Thailand mobilized more than 17,000 security officers on Friday ahead of a three-day summit of Southeast Asian and other international leaders in Bangkok, guarding against attacks after a dozen explosions marred another regional meeting in August.

​US-China trade war to help or hurt Vietnam’s economy?

20/06/2018 18:36

The trade dispute between the US and China, two of Vietnam’s top trading partners, could leave both positive and negative impacts on the country, as well as other Southeast Asian nations, business insiders and experts forewarned.

US issues Zika travel warning for Southeast Asian countries

30/09/2016 14:30

 The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a travel warning, advising pregnant women to consider postponing unimportant travel to 11 Southeast Asian countries where there is high risk of Zika virus infection.