ASEAN BUSINESS NEWS

Business news to help you keep track of the latest developments and identify new opportunities across key sectors in Southeast Asia

 

Monthly Business News to Help You Understand the Market

Turkish Aerospace Establishes Its First Engineering and Design Office in Southeast Asia

Turkish Aerospace Establishes Its First Engineering and Design Office in Southeast Asia

Turkish aerospace giant, Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI), has launched its first engineering and design office in the Southeast Asia region. Located in The Cyberview ...
Malaysia, US to Sign Supply Chain Cooperation Agreement

Malaysia, US to Sign Supply Chain Cooperation Agreement

Malaysia and the United States will discuss a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) in early 2022 to enhance transparency, resilience, and security in the semiconductor and ...
Malaysia and Canada to Build New Floating Liquefied Natural Gas Projects

Malaysia and Canada to Build New Floating Liquefied Natural Gas Projects

New floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) projects will be developed by Malaysia and Canada to deliver super-chilled fuel to Asian markets, mainly China. According to Fitch ...
Petronas, ExxonMobil Ink MoU on Carbon Capture and Storage Technologies

Petronas, ExxonMobil Ink MoU on Carbon Capture and Storage Technologies

Malaysian national oil company Petronas has signed an agreement with ExxonMobil to jointly explore carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies to decarbonize Malaysia’s ...
Malaysia Signs MoU to Bring Healthcare Workers to Work and Train in the UK

Malaysia Signs MoU to Bring Healthcare Workers to Work and Train in the UK

Malaysia and the UK signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to allow Malaysian doctors and healthcare workers to work and accelerate their expertise in the UK. The ...
Ayala’s Energy Arm Invests USD 274 million More in Wind and Solar Projects in the Philippines

Ayala’s Energy Arm Invests USD 274 million More in Wind and Solar Projects in the Philippines

AC Energy Corporation, the energy firm of the Ayala Group, inked subscription agreements totaling PHP 14 billion (USD 274 million) in late December 2021 for its two ...
Water Quality Improvement in Manila Bay in 2021, Rehab to Continue in 2022

Water Quality Improvement in Manila Bay in 2021, Rehab to Continue in 2022

The Philippines Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has reported significant gains in the water quality of Manila Bay in 2021 as it vows to carry on its ...
Lego Invests in a Billion Dollar Factory in Vietnam

Lego Invests in a Billion Dollar Factory in Vietnam

In December 2021, the LEGO Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park Joint Venture Company Limited (VSIP) to build a new factory in ...
EVN Commences Electricity Transmission Line Project between Laos and Vietnam

EVN Commences Electricity Transmission Line Project between Laos and Vietnam

The state-owned company Vietnam Electricity (EVN) and Power Project Management Board 1 have started the construction of a 220 kV transmission line between Nam Mo (Laos) and ...
Vietnam Promotes Digital Transformation at the Provincial Level

Vietnam Promotes Digital Transformation at the Provincial Level

The northern province of Bac Giang aims to deploy a series of solutions to accelerate the implementation of digital transformation and develop the provincial digital economy. ...
South Korea’s KT Corporation and Vietnam’s National Cancer Center Collaborate on AI-based Medical Research

South Korea’s KT Corporation and Vietnam’s National Cancer Center Collaborate on AI-based Medical Research

KT Corporation, a South Korean telecommunications company, signed an MOU with Vietnam's National Cancer Center in December 2021 to promote early cancer diagnostic technology ...
IFC Supports Vietnam in Turning the Waste Issues into Energy Solutions

IFC Supports Vietnam in Turning the Waste Issues into Energy Solutions

In December 2021, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, signed an agreement with T&J Green Energy Company Limited to provide a ...

Explore Our Services