The new campaign unveiled last week at the Asean Tourism Forum in Brunei elevates the name “Southeast Asia” to co-branded status with “Asean”.
China will be “ready” to deal with the currency exchange rate issue when its global partners begin to withdraw their stimulus packages, the deputy head of China’s central bank said Saturday.
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Barack Obama aknowledged yet another break with his predecessor’s foreign policy when he began his first presidential trip to Asia. There have been concerns that the U.S., the world’s biggest economy, and other nations might turn inward as they grapple with the worst global financial crisis in decades. News that the U.S. would participate in the Trans-Pacific Partnership, joining Chile, New Zealand, Singapore and Brunei, was announced in Tokyo and Singapore, drawing applause at the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum.
Mobile phones and iPhone 3G are available since nearly a year in Thailand, but the implementation of the third generation network, has been considerably delayed. Bureaucracy and pressure from the public operator TOT have managed to block the allocation of frequencies, once again postponed to spring 2010.
Leaders of East Asian countries have laid the groundwork for a European Union-style bloc that will cover half the world’s population, analysts and officials say. Discussions on the grand project began during the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) summit.
This year has not been the best of years for the Real Estate industry, let’s face it some agents and developers claim that 2009 will go down as one of the worst for some time. World recession, a lack of stability in Thailand right now has resulted in very slow times and a concern that Foreigners are not committed to buy right now.