Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Asia leads the world when it comes to weapon imports, according to a study released Monday by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The Asia-Pacific region needs to spend about US$40 billion a year to “climate proof” its economies against the impact of global warming, Asian Development Bank (ADB) Vice President Bindu Lohani said Monday.
Saturday, March 3, 2012
The future of the world economy will be in Asia, with Myanmar being a potential market for Taiwanese businesses, said Thai-Taiwan Business Association President Norman Chang Thursday in Bangkok, Thailand.
Monday, February 27, 2012
Singapore is the third richest country in the world, ranking behind only Qatar and Luxembourg, according to Forbes magazine.1 Comment
Monday, February 20, 2012
Competition between Asia's low-cost airlines is poised to heat up this year as carriers from Japan and China are lining up to launch new routes to Seoul, seeking to gain an upper hand in one of the world's fastest growing aviation markets.
If you have money and want to flaunt it, mansions, limousines and yachts are no longer enough. For the super rich of Asia, owning a private jet has become the ultimate status symbol.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum has agreed that regulatory coherence is important for regional economic integration, especially for strengthening regional supply chains, the group's secretariat said yesterday.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
A U.S. trade panel on Friday approved investigations that could lead to steep import duties on more than US$1 billion of washing machines from South Korea and Mexico and more than US$150 million of wind energy towers from China and Vietnam.
Friday, January 13, 2012
China's chronically high inflation edged down in December but stayed relatively strong as Beijing tried to stimulate its slowing economy.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
China and emerging markets will be the main destinations that the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) will help local manufacturers export their products to, said Chairman Wang Chih-kang, yesterday.