China’s vaccine diplomacy gets mixed reaction

News that Thailand, the Philippines and Malaysia had all arranged to procure COVID-19 vaccines from either…

Philippines re-energises South China Sea dispute

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the lifting of a six-year-old  ban on oil and gas…

Beijing confirms launch of China Aerospace Engine Group as Hague ruling pushes up defence shares

China Aerospace Engine Group: Shares in Chinese defence shares have  moved sharply upward after Beijing confirmed  that…

Asian budget carriers join forces to set up Value Alliance

Value Alliance: Eight of Asia’s struggling budget carriers – including Singapore Airlines Ltd.’s Scoot subsidiary and Thailand’s…

ADB lending hits record high

ADB lending hits record high: ADB lending surged to a record $27.17bn last year as efforts…