Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Five Asian leaders have said they will attend the ninth Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit in Vientiane on Nov. 5-6, state media reports said Monday.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Asia's manufacturers stepped up the pace in March to fill an influx of new orders as Europe's debt crisis subsided and U.S. growth picked up, dispelling some of the gloom that had shrouded the global economy.
Friday, March 23, 2012
The Boao Forum to be held in April will usher in a new era in cross-strait relations, Barclays Capital said yesterday.
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.