Flights from Cambodia to Manila to take off next Week

Flights will run on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, and flights between Phnom Penh and Jakarta are expected soon.

AirAsia Philippines budget airline to fly local tourist destinations

The Philippine unit of Malaysia’s AirAsia unveiled yesterday its initial foray into the fiercely competitive budget airline market in the Philippines, launching two scheduled services to popular domestic destinations.

Philippines: towards a period of economic introspection?

The Philippines may be heading towards a period of economic introspection, looking inward for growth and stability as the shadow of slower economic growth appears to be spreading over many of its key trading partners. The country’s inner strength was tested late in 2011, however, by natural disaster and other domestic concerns.

Thailand, Philippines to expand trade and cooperation

Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III pledged to strengthen bilateral ties and expand broad-based cooperation.

Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to Visit the Philippines

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will make a one-day official visit to the Philippines on Thursday, 19 January 2012, to introduce himself after assuming office as the Prime Minister of Thailand.

Thai rice producers fear impacts of AEC

The planned formation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015 has sparked growing concern among local traders that Thai rice exports will lose market shares to Vietnam. The private sector is, therefore, proposing solutions such as importing rice from neighbors similarly to what Vietnam is doing.

Several countries lift warning against travel to Thailand

The U.S., Britain and other countries are easing their warnings against travel to Thailand after the violent political protests in Bangkok ended.