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    1. October 21, 2014

      Jaguar Land Rover prepares for China push with Shanghai factory

      Jaguar Land Rover is attempting to gain traction in China with its flagship saloons as it seeks to break the stranglehold of...

    2. October 14, 2014

      Infrastructure bars India’s growth path

      Whenever Air India cancels its flight to Delhi from Kullu Manali in the foothills of the Himalayas – as it often does – it...

    1. October 8, 2014

      US and European carmakers face hurdles in southeast Asia

      Few places in southeast Asia highlight the ambition driving western carmakers to sell vehicles in the region as well as the...

    2. September 25, 2014

      Narendra Modi issues a ‘Make in India’ plea to business

      Founded in 1983 to supply dials to India’s state-owned watchmaker, KDDL is a tiny Indian outpost in a global watch supply...

    3. September 25, 2014

      Asia corporate policing improves, says report

      Corporate policing in Asia has improved even as companies’ own governance has slowed, according to a study that names Japan...

    4. September 1, 2014

      Factory slowdown heightens concern over China’s economy

      China’s crucial manufacturing sector slowed significantly in August in a sign of renewed weakness in the world’s...

    5. August 26, 2014

      China’s BYD develops new electric car with Daimler

      BYD, the struggling Chinese automaker, has unveiled a new electric vehicle developed with Daimler of Germany as it attempts...

    6. August 25, 2014

      BYD: lucky for some

      If eight is a lucky number in China, then eighty-eight must be doubly so. Not for some investors in BYD, the Chinese...

    7. August 18, 2014

      Dubai and South Korea sign joint investments deal

      Dubai and South Korea are teaming up to fund joint investments as the emirate cements its role as the business launch pad...

    8. August 18, 2014

      Thailand cuts top-end growth forecast

      Thailand’s army-led government has cut its upper economic growth forecast for the year as tourism and other flagship sectors...

    9. August 5, 2014

      Thai unrest knocks GM off course in Asean

      General Motors said it was “struggling” in southeast Asia as the recent political upheaval in Thailand knocked sales,...

    10. July 29, 2014

      Financial window closes for Moscow businesses

      Even before Russia was hit with the latest round of western sanctions on Tuesday, the mood in Moscow was as if the blow had...

    11. July 14, 2014

      Samsung suspends ties with Chinese supplier

      Samsung Electronics has stopped using a Chinese supplier accused of hiring child workers, after finding evidence to suggest...

    12. July 10, 2014

      Malaysia raises interest rates as inflation causes concern

      Malaysia’s central bank has raised key interest rates for the first time in three years amid signs inflation is rising...

    13. July 1, 2014

      Manufacturing conditions improve in Indonesia

      US America’s manufacturing sector has failed to make it five months in a row. The pace of expansion in the US factories was...

    14. May 29, 2014

      Japanese head of ADB welcomes rival Chinese fund

      The president of the Japan-dominated Asian Development Bank has cautiously welcomed a proposal by China to set up a rival...

    15. May 20, 2014

      Vietnam riots land another blow on the global supply chain

      Call it the “Asian spring”. China and Vietnam are engaged in a dangerous stand-off in the South China Sea. Chinese ships are...

    16. May 19, 2014

      Taiwanese company seeks compensation from Vietnam after riots

      Formosa Plastics Group, the largest Taiwanese investor in Vietnam, is demanding $3m in compensation from Hanoi in the wake...

    17. May 16, 2014

      Vietnam government’s role under scrutiny as factories face rebuilding task

      Fires still burned as Richard Tsai edged through the charred ruin of his Taiwanese-owned bicycle parts factory outside...

    18. May 5, 2014

      India: Industrial evolution

      From an air-conditioned control room, an operator manipulates a giant, remotely controlled hammer, quickly shaping a...

    19. May 1, 2014

      Global manufacturing bounces higher

      On a strong day for data across the world, the British economy ploughed ahead with its recovery, an expansion in US...

    20. April 23, 2014

      Survivors struggle a year after Bangladesh factory collapse

      A year ago, Akhter Lucky, 25, was a Bangladeshi stay-at-home mother while her husband, Ashraful Islam, 30, earned about $58...

    21. April 22, 2014

      Head of China’s car lobby warns foreign brands over R&D

      The head of China’s powerful domestic car lobby has warned foreign car companies that their local joint ventures should not...

    22. April 7, 2014

      India’s Sun Pharma offers $3.2bn for ailing Ranbaxy

      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries has agreed to pay $3.2bn for the equity in Ranbaxy, the Indian generic drugmaker that has...

    23. April 1, 2014

      Asian economies endure rocky start to the year

      Asia ended a rocky first quarter with a whimper. The region’s two biggest economies, the export machines of China and Japan,...

    24. March 17, 2014

      Toyota suspends India output amid wage dispute

      Toyota’s subsidiary in India has locked out workers at two of its plants amid worsening relations after a breakdown in wage...

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