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  1. Warehouse rents in Asia-Pacific rising amid export boom

    Posted Nov 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... year to US$16.26 per sq ft per year, moving from the fourth spot worldwide at the end of 2009 to third spot in June 2010. Zurich ranked fourth. In Asia-Pacific, many countries recorded ... top three most expensive markets were in the Asia-Pacific, the same as at the end of last year. Hong Kong continued to take the top spot worldwide at US$951.48 per sq ft, followed by Tokyo ...

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    Asia must resist pull of nationalism

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... if the Asia-Pacific region is to continue its voyage to prosperity, but instead chauvinist hoodlums and pirates are ahoy. It should be a matter of concern and shame that Hong Kong has played a role in rousing ... just repeating exclusive claims to 80 per cent of the China seas. All the nations of the Asia-Pacific region should learn to swim together or they will surely sink. Kevin Rafferty ...

  3. Multinationals choose Greater KualaLumpur and Klang Valley as Asia base

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by DISCOVERY REPORTS

    ... back," Dean says. GE has close to 1,300 employees in Malaysia, where Kuala Lumpur serves as the headquarters for GE Asean and the Asia-Pacific hub for its oil and gas business. GE ... years, brisk business that is being driven by Asia-Pacific economies. The company is working with InvestKL and TalentCorp on developing a global Six Sigma Competency Centre to build ...

  4. Pacific pawns

    Posted Apr 27th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... installations. A China analyst with the Asia-Pacific Centre for Security Studies in Honolulu, Mohan Malik, believed the mainland was trying to 'position itself as the alternative superpower ... The South Pacific is open for diplomatic gamesmanship, but are the tiny nations better off for it? Peter Kammerer weighs the benefits In the wake of the resignation yesterday of Solomon ...

  5. China faces up to Asia's sea change

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... interlocutors make it clear that 2010 has made them all think not only about how to engage with China, but also to stand their ground. No longer is the rest of Asia simply sitting back and enjoying ... from Ukraine in 1998, will be in service, most likely from a South China Sea base and showing the flag into the Pacific and Indian oceans. It stands as a testament to China's rise ...

  6. Asia Society makes a meal of anniversary

    Posted Jun 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Lauren Crothers

    ... with Andrew Sun, additional reporting by Lauren Crothers For its 50th anniversary, the Asia Society is throwing 50 parties. Specifically, the international organisation that aims to build awareness of Pacific Rim cultures is hosting 50 exclusive dinners in each of the cities where it is based. Eight of these dinners are taking place in Hong Kong, starting last night ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Blame geopolitical jostling for island rows

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Hooman Peimani

    ... Hooman Peimani Hooman Peimani points to rise of China and Korea, relative to Japan Geopolitical jostling pushes island disputes to the surface The Asia-Pacific region is no stranger ... in China and South Korea suggests deep-rooted reasons for the disputes and indicates a changing geopolitical landscape in the Asia-Pacific region. For over a century, political, economic ...

  8. HK project puts stamp on NCS' growth in Asia

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... noting that up to 60 per cent of NCS business outside Singapore was government-related. Research firm International Data (IDC) has forecast that e-government spending in Asia-Pacific will reach ... Computer Services, she said. NCS now has 18 offices in 10 markets across the Asia-Pacific region, and staff of about 3,000. The company started as a Singapore government body known as the National ...

  9. Is Australia finally ready to embrace Asia?

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Glen Norris

    ... be on top of its destiny or will Asia have moved forward and left Australia out of the game? Much will depend on what Australia does to engage Asia.' Mr Lee has identified the biggest challenge Australians of the next three generations will face: will they become an irrelevant Anglo-Saxon rump in the Pacific, or grasp the opportunity given by chance of its geography and history. Established ...

  10. Health checks stepped up at Chek Lap Kok

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... health declaration forms before they go through immigration, ensuring that nobody is infected with respiratory diseases. They are also handing out health alert cards. Cathay Pacific and Singapore ...




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