Singapore named most overworked country in APAC

The country also has an average annual leave of seven, amongst the lowest in the region, alongside Thailand, which has six, and China, with five.

Singapore’s Healthcare Industry: Gateway to ASEAN’s Healthcare Market

Singapore’s healthcare industry is recognized as among the best in the world, due to a combination of factors – strong regulatory governance, contributions from medical saving accounts, and a cost-sharing system between the private and public sectors.

ASEAN, Türkiye to strengthen partnership

Both sides further discussed a number of cooperative projects, which are currently in the pipeline for implementation, including capacity building programmes on diplomacy and climate change adaptation in agriculture sector

Vietnam Extends CIT, VAT, Land Rent Payment to Aid Business Recovery

The government issued Decree 34 to help businesses and individuals recover from post-pandemic effects and aid business recovery. Vietnam Briefing describes the tax incentives and how businesses can avail them.

Vietnam to Build First Hydrogen Plant, Coal to Still be Dominant Power Source

Despite the developments in renewable energy production, Vietnam will continue to rely on fossil fuels, especially coal.

The Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity and What it Means for Vietnam

The IPEF is offered as a counterweight to China but is positioned in a way where the member countries do not have to choose between the US and China, allowing a high level of membership

Vietnam’s Health Supplement Market: Trends, Opportunities, Market Entry

The growing demand for health supplements has resulted in increased usage of imported products as people tend to trust these brands more than domestic ones. Foreign brands tend to be positioned in the premium segment to attract mid-to-high-end consumers, while local brands generally concentrate on the mass market.

Southeast Asia’s power generation has tripled in 20 years

Southeast Asia’s power generation has tripled in 20 years. But is it running out of energy options?