Japan
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:28

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - About a quarter-century ago, there existed an international financial institution named the Asian Development and Investment Bank Association (ADIBA).

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Politics
Japan
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:25

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) — The introduction of a catch certification system for Pacific bluefin tuna is expected to prevent uncertified tuna from being traded in markets and deter illegal fishing. Strictly adhering to catch quotas would also help recover stocks in the future.

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General
Thailand
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:24

BANGKOK (The Nation/ ANN) - One of the world's leading polymer companies, Covestro, is making a significant investment to boost its production capacity for specialty films in Rayong province.

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Business
China (PRC)
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:22

BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - Chinese logistics giant COSCO Shipping, which acquired 51 per cent of Spain’s Noatum Port Holdings in a reported $228 million deal in November, is helping Spanish shipping grow with advanced know-how thanks to the vision of the Belt and Road Initiative.

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General
Thailand
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:21

BANGKOK (The Nation/ ANN) - Revised investment laws in Myanmar have been welcomed as offering greater opportunities for Thai companies of all sizes to move into wholesale and retail businesses across the border.

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Business
Thailand
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:20

CHUMPHON, Thailand (The Nation/ANN) - prayut says many parties want him to stay in power; urges voters not to repeat past.

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Politics
China (PRC)
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:19

BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - The Shanghai Financial Court, which specialises in finance-related lawsuits and is the first of its kind in China, began operating on Monday. The new institution is meant to provide a better business environment for investors from home and abroad, officials said. 

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General
Japan
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:18

GENEVA (The Japan News/ANN) - The International Atomic Energy Agency compiled its annual report on Monday, which expressed concern that North Korea is continuing its nuclear development, pointing out signs of operations of a 5,000-kilowatt graphite-moderated reactor located in Yongbyon as well as a nuclear reprocessing plant facility over the past year.

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Politics
China (PRC)
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:17

BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - One executive displayed a pink helmet that she said would be increasingly unavailable if tariffs were raised, while another said: “Help me keep my company alive.”

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General
Thailand
| 22 Aug 2018 | 00:17

PATTANI, Thailand (The Nation/ANN) - Three Myanmar nationals face deportation for voluntarily teaching kids in Pattani. It can’t be allowed to happen.

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General, Politics, Regional