Publication date 21 January 2019 | 16:59 | ICT
Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani announced details of a new online shopping platform on Friday that will see his oil-to-telecoms conglomerate take on Amazon and Walmart in India’s burgeoning e-commerce market.
Publication date 21 January 2019 | 13:40 | ICT
VIETNAM must become a factory for the world and foster a good investment environment for all economic sectors in order to develop production and boost growth, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a Ministry of Industry and Trade meeting held in Hanoi on Thursday.
Publication date 21 January 2019 | 13:38 | ICT
French carmaker Renault unveiled record sales on Friday of nearly 3.9 million vehicles last year, even as it prepares to turn the page on the era of CEO Carlos Ghosn who remains behind bars in Tokyo on fraud charges.
Publication date 21 January 2019 | 10:35 | ICT
Insurance is a key player in ensuring financial security for farmers, which is crucial for an agriculture-based country such as Cambodia.
Publication date 21 January 2019 | 09:31 | ICT
Industry insiders believe direct flights could commence between Cambodia and Indonesia this year, as long running suggestions that the countries will boost their air connections look set to finally come to fruition.
Publication date 21 January 2019 | 09:00 | ICT
The Ministry of Commerce will lose $60 million in revenue annually after the government eliminated export procedures in a campaign to boost competitiveness, a senior official at the ministry has said.
Publication date 18 January 2019 | 15:06 | ICT
Hitachi on Thursday froze construction of a nuclear power station in Wales due to financing difficulties, dealing a major blow to Britain’s energy strategy and leaving the Japanese firm with a huge bill.
Publication date 18 January 2019 | 14:46 | ICT
THOUGH Myanmar’s stock market is yet to be very active due to a lag in investor interest, another move is now under way to set up a derivatives market in the nation, according to a workshop held at the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX) on Tuesday.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 20:12 | ICT
The Cambodian rice sector is set to lose its duty-free export status to the EU today – its major rice market – after the European bloc decided to impose tariffs on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar to curb a surge in such imports.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 19:01 | ICT
VOLKSWAGEN (VW) and Ford announced a new alliance on Tuesday to jointly develop commercial vans and pickups starting in 2022, a bid to reduce costs in the increasingly competitive auto market.