Brunei
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:39

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Brunei Darussalam’s total population stands at 422,678, according to the 2016 Population and Housing Census Update (KBPP) 2016. In the 2011 Population and Housing Census, the country’s population was estimated at 393,372. During the 2011-2016 period the Sultanate’s population registered an average annual growth rate of 1.4 per cent.

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Economy
Brunei
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:36

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - China is gearing up for the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) which begins in Beijing tomorrow. The quinquennial political gathering is expected to pave the way for China’s future development.

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Politics
Brunei
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:34

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Consumer Price Index (CPI) in August 2017 decreased by 0.1 per cent year-on-year compared to August 2016, according to a press release by the Department of Economic Planning and Development (JPKE). The Non-Food Index decreased by 0.2 per cent meanwhile the Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverages Index increased by 0.6 per cent year-on-year.

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Business
China (PRC)
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:32

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN Desk) - As a beneficiary of globalisation and a rising power, China has made strenuous efforts to counter the anti-globalisation forces worldwide while injecting fresh impetus into global growth

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Politics, Regional
South Korea
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:30

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - North Korea’s AI development will remain limited as the country finds it increasingly difficult to invest in the high-tier computing hardware needed to train and improve AI systems, according to South Korea's economic think tank.

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Politics, Business, SciTech
South Korea
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:29

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Startup entreprenuer need to be wary of possible "toxic clauses" incorporated into an investment contract, according to lawyer Roh Jong-eon.

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Politics, Business
South Korea
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:28

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN Desk) - The Moon-Trump meeting will mark the second of its kind since Pyongyang staged its latest and sixth nuclear test on Sept. 3.

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Politics, Regional
China (PRC)
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:26

BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - China has become a popular destination for Western business school students in the past few years.               

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Business
China (PRC)
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:19

BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is poised to continue expanding its membership after approving 80 members since its launch less than two years ago, its president, Jin Liqun, said on Sunday in Washington.

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Economy
Vietnam
| 17 Oct 2017 | 15:17

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The authorities have raised the death toll in one the most deadliest floods in Việt Nam to 73.

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Environment