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Mekong Monitor

17 January, 2019

Photo credit: Khmer Times   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   CAMBODIA, THAILAND Rail connection with Thailand to take place in March (14 January 2019) Cambodia and Thailand’s railway networks will be connected in March,

China-ASEAN Monitor

16 January, 2019

Photo Credit: Xinhua   Economy, Investment and Trade   China looks to intensify financial cooperation with ASEAN (12 January 2019) China’s central bank announced its plans to develop the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region and

Mekong Monitor

10 January, 2019

Photo credit: Channel NewsAsia   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   THAILAND Thailand welcomes EU decision to drop ‘yellow card’ warning overfishing practises (9 January 2019) Thailand on 9 January 2019 welcomed the decision by

China-ASEAN Monitor

9 January, 2019

Photo Credit: ABS-CBN News   Economy, Investment and Trade   Southeast Asians wary of China’s Belt and Road Initiative projects (7 January 2019) 70% of Southeast Asians believe their governments should be cautious when

Mekong Monitor

27 December, 2018

Photo credit: The Korea Herald   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   MEKONG Mekong-Korea cooperation spearheads sustainable development (24 December 2018) The Korean government stands ready and willing to share its insights and experience with

China-ASEAN Monitor

26 December, 2018

Photo Credit: Bangkok Post   Economy, Investment and Trade   Thailand seeks to replicate success of Chinese digital village model (24 December 2018) Thailand plans to start adopting the Taobao Village model to help

Mekong Monitor

21 December, 2018

Photo credit: Reuters   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   MEKONG Mekong-Lancang cooperation needs focus (18 December 2018) Vietnamese deputy prime minister and foreign affairs minister Pham Binh Minh emphasized the need for the Mekong-Lancang

China-ASEAN Monitor

19 December, 2018

Photo Credit: Reuters   Economy, Investment and Trade Chinese steelmaker to invest in US$4.4 billion Philippine steel project (17 December 2018) China’s second-largest steelmaker HBIS Group, private equity firm Huili Investment Fund, Philippine rebar

Mekong Monitor

13 December, 2018

Photo credit: The Phnom Penh Post   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   CAMBODIA, LAOS Cambodia, Laos pledge to boost bilateral trade (7 December 2018) Cambodia and Laos have agreed to increase trade and investment