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Myanmar economy is expected to rebound to 6.5% despite slow growth last year. Reasons for slow growth include weak export demand and a fragile banking sector.
There are two major challenges that ASEAN face which prevents the region to fully integrate economically — custom cooperation and financial infrastructure.
BoT predicts Thailand GDP at 3.9% due to strong domestic demand and poor exports. There are four key factors Thailand should keep in mind to drive economic growth.
Indonesia’s export declines by 11.33% in February due to global economic slowdown and US-China trade war. Other Asian economies also experience export decline.
Vietnamese companies need strong branding to ensure competitiveness in the market as high brand awareness drives exports and revenue and protects the company.
Singapore SMEs should enter the digital economy to boost the Singapore economy. To do so, the government must first strengthen the country’s digital defense.
Vietnam economy finds its consumer price index increase by 0.1 percent in January as a result of higher shopping demand due to the upcoming Lunar New Year.
The Malaysia economy is expected to grow in February to April 2019, based on the LI. Other economic indicators also imply positive future economic development.
Singapore’s manufacturing industry sees its factory output expand by 7.6% in November despite previous forecast of 4.2% and dismal global electronics market.
The central bank of Thailand, Bank of Thailand, has increased its key interest rate for the first time since 2011 by 0.25 percentage points from 1.5% to 1.75%.
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