Tag Archive: Singapore

So There!

Originally posted on Oyia Brown:
A Singaporean was on holiday in Malaysia…….. He was having his coffee, croissants, bread, butter & jam at the hotel’s coffee house. A Malaysian man who was chewing…

China’s speed railway arriving in Laos.

China’s mammoth engineering project to construct a railway from southwest China’s Yunnan Province all the way to Singapore is set to transform rural Laos. Beijing has long dreamed of a high-speed railway connecting… Continue reading

India, Japan: This is panic!

Asia is a damned excited part of the world. And Singapore is the financial epicenter of all of it. Nowadays, serious money is moving into Singapore, by customers from Japan and India. In Japan, the… Continue reading

FASTFOOD – Bientôt un Burger King à l’aéroport de Phnom Penh

Dans la zone du terminal de l’aéroport de Phnom Penh, à proximité de Pizza Company et de Dairy Queen, les travaux ont commencé en vue de l’ouverture du premier restaurant Burger King du… Continue reading

Tiger Balm back home.

Tiger Balm is going back to Myanmar. Famed for its soothing menthol smell and muscle pain-relieving properties, Tiger Balm is sold in more than 100 countries – but now the leaping tiger, based… Continue reading

Draconian measures.

Singapore to deport Chinese strikers. Singapore relies on hundreds of thousands of immigrants from countries such as Indonesia, Bangladesh and China to work as maids, construction workers and at other jobs deemed unappealing… Continue reading

Cambodia: Vietnamese investments in the Kingdom of Wonder.

Vietnam is biggest investor in Cambodia, from ASEAN countries. Viet Nam led other ASEAN nations in investments in Cambodia last year, contributing US$631 million out of the total $880 million invested by nations… Continue reading

Cambodia: Gambling industry growing fast.

Global gambling revenue up 5.6%, led by Asia growth. Global gambling revenue climbed to a record $419 billion last year, led by growth in Asian countries.Revenue rose 5.6% from $397 billion in 2010… Continue reading

Singapore: downsizing million dollar pay for ministers.

Singapore is slashing its leaders’ unpopular multi-million-dollar salaries by at least a third, new guidelines showed early this year. But its ministers will stay among the world’s best-paid politicians. The cuts were promised… Continue reading

South East Asia on the Move.

South East Asia moves. Slowly, but it moves. Take Myanmar. Take Thailand with its new government. But also Singapore or even Vietnam start changes step by step. In Asian speed. Politically speaking, it… Continue reading