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    Takeda expands operations in Singapore

    Published on 25/02/2015

    » SINGAPORE — Takeda Pharmaceutical Co, Japan's largest drug company, has expanded its Singapore operations by relocating its emerging markets business unit to the city-state from Zurich, executives said at an inauguration ceremony Wednesday.

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    Indonesia bidding to lure more Japanese investors

    Business, Kyodo News, Published on 25/03/2015

    » TOKYO — Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo called on Japanese companies to boost investment in his country, with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations eager to bolster its infrastructure to advance regional connectivity.

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    Bank of Tokyo-M'bishi UFJ opens Myanmar branch

    Published on 22/04/2015

    » YANGON — The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ said Wednesday that it opened a branch in Myanmar, becoming one of the first foreign banks to offer financial services there since 1963 when all banks were nationalised under the socialist system.

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    Asean, EU to revisit FTA talks

    Published on 26/04/2015

    » KUALA LUMPUR — The Association of Southeast Asian Nations and the European Union will look into resuming their stalled free trade talks after a "stock-taking" meeting at the end of 2015, trade officials from both sides said Sunday.

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    Japan to help Myanmar lanuch new postal services

    Published on 26/05/2015

    » TOKYO — Japan agreed Tuesday to help Myanmar launch new postal services in the hope of making its postal system more convenient for users.

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    Indonesia eyes joining TPP within three years

    Published on 10/10/2015

    » JARKATA — Facing Vietnam as its biggest trade competitor, Indonesia is eyeing joining a US-led 12-nation Pacific trade deal within two or three years, although the process may take longer than expected, media reports and government officials said Friday.

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    Malaysia to raise minimum wage to spur demand

    Published on 23/10/2015

    » KUALA LUMPUR — Amid the global uncertainty that could see Malaysia's economic growth slowing next year, Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak is pushing for a higher minimum wage and bigger handouts for the poor in a proposed 2016 budget announced Friday.

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    Japan promotes high-speed rail in Malaysia

    Published on 06/11/2015

    » KUALA LUMPUR — Japan's Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Minister Keiichi Ishii has pitched his country's shinkansen bullet train system in his meeting with Malaysian regulators in Kuala Lumpur.

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    Indonesia's high-speed railway project breaks ground

    Published on 21/01/2016

    » JAKARTA — Construction of Indonesia's first high-speed railway network, connecting the capital and the West Java provincial capital of Bandung and funded by an Indonesia-China consortium, kicked off on Thursday.

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    Mitsubishi to begin Myanmar project

    Kyodo News, Published on 12/07/2016

    » YANGON - Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp said Tuesday that it has agreed with Mitsubishi Estate Co to commence work on a mixed-use landmark development project in downtown Yangon, Myanmar, in collaboration with Singapore-listed Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd and local firm First Myanmar Investment Co.

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