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Marco Reichel will be joining the Yusen Shanghai to facilitate the Chinese ... - Supply Chain Digital

Marco Reichel will be joining the Yusen Shanghai to facilitate the Chinese ... - Supply Chain Digital | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Yusen Logistics to strengthen Chinese/German trade lane with new Shanghai appointment
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Swire Cold Chain Logistics Opens New Facility in Shanghai

Swire Cold Chain Logistics Opens New Facility in Shanghai | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it

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Temasek Adds China Holdings With JD.com, Cheetah Stakes

Temasek Adds China Holdings With JD.com, Cheetah Stakes | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Temasek Holdings Pte, Singapore’s state-owned investment firm, purchased U.S.-listed stocks in Chinese technology and consumer firms backed by the country’s billionaires as it diversifies away from bank holdings.
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Lenovo CEO sets sights on emerging markets

Lenovo CEO sets sights on emerging markets | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
As cutthroat competition in China puts pressure on smartphone makers' margins, Lenovo Group is selling more phones in emerging markets, a strategy that has helped it gain ground on its rivals.
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Cathay Pacific Profit Jumps on Improved Demand

Cathay Pacific Profit Jumps on Improved Demand | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Cathay Pacific's first-half net profit soared as more people took to the skies, but the Hong Kong-based carrier sounded a note of caution as competition in the sector heats up.
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Singapore GDP Unexpectedly Expands as Outlook Improves: Economy

Singapore GDP Unexpectedly Expands as Outlook Improves: Economy | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Singapore’s economy unexpectedly expanded last quarter as manufacturing declined less than initially estimated amid recoveries in advanced countries.
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LG Chem confident it can achieve 200-mile-range, $35,000 EV

LG Chem confident it can achieve 200-mile-range, $35,000 EV | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
The electric car era may hit in 2017 when at least two battery-powered cars that can attain 200 miles of driving range and cost less than $40,000 enter the market.
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Singapore’s Great Sale That Wasn’t: The China Impact

Singapore’s Great Sale That Wasn’t: The China Impact | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Retailers billed it as the Great Singapore Sale. Chinese tourist Zhu Liang bought it, only to regret afterward.
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HSBC chief warns of growing risk aversion among bankers

HSBC chief warns of growing risk aversion among bankers | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
HSBC Chairman Douglas Flint said the recent raft of fines and lawsuits at banks is spooking managers and making them hesitant to take normal business risks.
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Blackstone-backed firm to help nations squeeze more out of Asian oil fields

Blackstone Group is investing up to $800 million to fund Tamarind Energy, a new oil and gas exploration and production company based in Malaysia.
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China Provinces Report Growth Pickups

China Provinces Report Growth Pickups | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Most of China’s provinces said their economies accelerated in the second quarter, suggesting local leaders are sharpening their focus on growth.
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Ethiopia Becomes China’s China in Search for Cheap Labor

Ethiopia Becomes China’s China in Search for Cheap Labor | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Ethiopian workers strolling through the parking lot of Huajian Shoes’ factory outside Addis Ababa last month chose the wrong day to leave their shirts untucked.
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Argentina-China Deals Reflect Asian Country's Growing Influence

Argentina-China Deals Reflect Asian Country's Growing Influence | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Argentina and China are set to ink multibillion dollar infrastructure-financing and currency-swap deals during a two-day visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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Japan seeks stronger Houston energy partnership, with LNG exports and more - Houston Business Journal

Japan seeks stronger Houston energy partnership, with LNG exports and more - Houston Business Journal | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Nozomu Takaoka has only been in Houston for a year, but the consul-general of Japan sees a growing partnership between his nation and the energy capital of the world through liquefied natural gas exports and much more.
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Indonesia Seeks to Cut Logistics Costs from 25.2% of GDP to 23.6% of GDP in 2015.

Indonesia Seeks to Cut Logistics Costs  from 25.2% of GDP to 23.6% of GDP in 2015. | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Indonesia Seeks to Cut Logistics Costs Jakarta Globe The outgoing administration aims to reduce the nation's logistics costs to 23.6 percent of gross domestic product next year, according to the draft 2015 state budget presented to lawmakers on...

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China Invites India to Join its Ambitious Silk Road Projects

China Invites India to Join its Ambitious Silk Road Projects | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Giving final touches to its most ambitious plan to build a wide network of new silk roads on land and seas to enhance global connectivity, China has invited India to join President Xi Jinping's pet project that would revive the ancient trade route and benefit the region.

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Traffic Congestion Hits Peak as Japan Enters Obon Season

Traffic Congestion Hits Peak as Japan Enters Obon Season | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Fireworks, the sound of cicadas and shaved ice desserts are some of the seasonal traditions this time of the year in Japan. But summer isn't quite complete without the news of dreadful traffic congestion that takes place during the country's Obon holiday period.
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Alibaba to inspire U.S. listings among Chinese Internet companies

Alibaba to inspire U.S. listings among Chinese Internet companies | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s highly anticipated New York initial public offering, likely to occur next month, will encourage a fresh wave of Chinese Internet listings in the U.S., bankers say.
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Google, Asian telecoms to build $300 million undersea cable to Japan

Google, Asian telecoms to build $300 million undersea cable to Japan | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Search engine Google Inc and five Asian telecom and communications companies have agreed to invest about $300 million to develop and operate a trans-Pacific cable network connecting the United
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For Alibaba IPO bankers, 'this is the stuff that keeps me up at night.'

For Alibaba IPO bankers, 'this is the stuff that keeps me up at night.' | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Bankers on Alibaba's IPO figure they will need to drum up orders for as much as four times the size of the deal from big institutional investors to create fervor for the shares in the days after it goes public.
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Booming African Lion Economies Gear Up to Emulate Asians

Booming African Lion Economies Gear Up to Emulate Asians | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
ThankGod Agbagu views the paved roads and skyscrapers that have sprung up in Lagos, Africa’s largest city, as the signs of a brighter future.
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Project exporting gas to Japan from Louisiana set to get final green light

Project exporting gas to Japan from Louisiana set to get final green light | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
The final investment decision on a plan to export liquefied natural gas from the Cameron plant in Louisiana is expected to get the final go-ahead next week.
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Stephen Lee to step down as President of SNEF

Stephen Lee to step down as President of SNEF | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
The former NMP - the longest serving member of the National Wages Council - will be succeeded by Singapore National Employers Federation Vice-President Dr Robert Yap on Sept 1.
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Wal-Mart replaces U.S. business head with Asia chief

Wal-Mart replaces U.S. business head with Asia chief | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc replaced its U.S. business head Bill Simon with Asia chief Greg Foran to turn around its largest business, where sales have been sluggish for at least a year.
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Worries over meat supplier Shanghai Husi Food Co. spread to Japan

Worries over meat supplier Shanghai Husi Food Co. spread to Japan | ASEAN Supply Chain | Scoop.it
McDonald's said its outlets in Japan cut ties with Shanghai Husi Food Co., which has been accused in Chinese media reports of selling meat products beyond their shelf life
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