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March 24, 2015

HONG KONG – China’s National Development and Reform Commission has annouced revision of its Catalogue for the Guidance of Foreign Investment Industries, to take effect from April 10. The revisions affect a wide range of industries.

March 24, 2015

HONG KONG – The Goveror of China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, Zhou Xiaochuan, has told delegates at the China Development Forum that Beijing will accelerate financial reforms and strive for full capital account convertibility within 2015. More measures will be taken to ease rules on two-way cross-border investment by individuals, and to open up capital markets more widely to make cross-border fund-raising easier, he said.

March 21, 2015

HANOI - Vietnam’s new public-private partnership (PPP) decree alleviates concerns and cultivates investment opportunities for private investors and lenders, according to lawyers Baker & McKenzie in a new Client Alert. Effective April 10, Decree No 15 improves certain parts of the legal framework in Vietnam for PPP projects.

March 20, 2015

SINGAPORE - Revival in private sector investments and credit growth, and a reversal in the trend of rising nonperforming loan ratios for India's banks is likely to take time, despite improving operating conditions for banks, because of a reform-minded Government and increased elbow room for the central bank to lower interest rates, says Standard & Poor's.


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9th SUBCON Thailand 2015 – Bangkok

May 13, 2015 to May 15, 2015

ASEAN’s largest international industrial subcontracting event will be staged at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) alongside a matchmaking programme designed for buyers who are sourcing parts and components in Thailand or looking for Thai business partners. Some 350 Thai subcontractors will be showcasing their capabilities and one-on-one meetings and factory visits can be arranged.