Category Archives: Energy

Loi Hein Co. to be listed and traded on Yangon Stock Exchange (Mizzima (Burma))

Alpine Co. Ltd. Chairman Dr. Sai Sam Tun said that the drinking water and beverage company would trade it’s shares on the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX). He added that it…

Philippines, Japan near pact on environment, energy cooperation (Philippine Star)

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines and Japan are nearing the signing of a new bilateral agreement that would boost cooperation between the two countries on matters related to environment and…

PH, Japan join forces for environment (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

THE PHILIPPINES and Japan have set up a joint crediting mechanism (JCM) aimed at enabling local agencies and industries to access advanced low-carbon technologies to reduce their carbon footprint. According…

Arçelik Attends Climate Change Summit in Paris (PR Newswire)

PARIS and ISTANBUL, December 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Arçelik Group, parent company of Beko brand, attended two different panels at the Energy Day, at COP 21. During the day SE4All…

Searching for a paradigm (Dawn (Pakistan))

AN enriching discourse at two recent back-to-back conferences (one in Bangkok on Asian countries ‘transformation trap’, and the other the South Asia Economic Summit organised by SDPI in Islamabad) has…

Texas Chicken® Opens First of 70 Restaurants in Thailand (PR Newswire)

ATLANTA, Dec. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Strengthening its global presence, Texas Chicken has opened the first of 70 planned restaurants in Thailand. The flagship location is located in Central Plaza…

ASEAN emerges as golden market for infrastructure builders (The Korea Times)

The 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has long been regarded as a golden market for builders of infrastructure, such as ports, roads and power plants. Despite the global…

OECD picks Cebu City as one of 5 study areas in Southeast Asia for urban green growth (Philippines News Agency)

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has picked Cebu City as one of the five case study areas in Southeast Asia for the Urban Green Growth in Dynamic…