The general departments of Taxation (GDT) and Customs and Excise (GDCE) on January 18 formally connected their databases in an effort to modernise revenue-collection efficiency, transparency and the ease of doing business, according to a press release from GDT.
Passenger traffic at Cambodia’s three international airports took an 81.3 per cent nosedive last year from 2019, while cargo traffic dropped 29.9 per cent amid disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, according to an industry insider.
Vietnam's State Capital Investment Corp (SCIC) plans to invest eight trillion dong ($347 million) in Vietnam Airlines JSC (HVN). The amount is equal to 25 per cent of HVN’s charter capital.
Britain's main business lobby on January 19 urged the government to extend its furlough jobs support scheme and taxation holidays to help coronavirus-plagued firms.
The Ministry of Commerce and the Kampot Pepper Promotion Association (KPPA) have devised a plan to further boost Kampot pepper exports this year, now armed with its coveted geographical indication (GI) status in more countries.
South Korea’s exports of information and communication technology (ICT) products in 2020 increased 3.8 per cent year-on-year, data showed.
SK hynix will launch consumer solid state drives in South Korea for the first time, the company said on January 18, as the remote working trend boosted demand for personal storage devices.
A major supplier of Apple products has signed a deal to build a factory in Vietnam.
China's stronger-than-expected economic rebound and continuous structural improvements last year have signalled that the country’s pursuit of high-quality growth is set to gain more momentum this year, officials and experts said on
Myanmar on January 18 announced it was cancelling contracts with a Thai industrial giant to work on a controversial deep sea port project.