China-ASEAN Monitor

20 February, 2019

File Photo   Economy, Investment and Trade   Malaysia-China trade volume reach a record high of US$108.6 billion (18 February 2019) Total trade between Malaysia and China reached a record high of US$108.6 billion

China-ASEAN Monitor

14 February, 2019

Photo Credit: Reuters   Economy, Investment and Trade   Thailand launches Huawei 5G test bed (8 February 2019) Huawei Technologies launched its first Southeast Asian 5G testbed in Thailand despite the United States’ ongoing

China-ASEAN Monitor

11 February, 2019

Photo Credit: Khaosod English   Economy, Investment and Trade   Construction of the China-Laos railway to carry on through the Spring Festival (3 February 2019) Construction on the US$6 billion China-Laos railway carried on

China-ASEAN Monitor

30 January, 2019

Photo Credit: The Straits Times   Economy, Investment and Trade   Status of Malaysia’s ECRL project remain unclear despite announcment to cancel (27 January 2019) Malaysian economic affairs minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali announced

China-ASEAN Monitor

23 January, 2019

Photo Credit: Reuters   Economy, Investment and Trade   China pledges more aid and investment to Cambodia (22 January 2019) China’s pledge of US$588 million in aid to Cambodia from 2019 to 2021 were

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

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

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

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

China-ASEAN Monitor

13 December, 2018

Photo Credit: GCash   Economy, Investment and Trade The Philippines aims for a cashless society using Chinese technology (21 May 2018) Partnering with Alibaba Group’s affiliate Ant Financials, Filipino company Mynt has introduced a