NNA Business News Headlines

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Mitsubishi’s Xpander beats Toyota’s Avanza in Indonesian vehicle production
Japanese auto parts maker Hirotec to expand Indian plant
Konoike to buy stake in apparel inspection firm in Bangladesh
Thai vehicle exports in 2019 fall below 1.1 mil. for 1st time in 7 years
Sluggish exports trim Thailand’s 2019 vehicle output
German chemical giant BASF to build Asia-Pacific agrichemical hub in Singapore
Toyota Indonesia's 2019 car export best-ever in 5 years

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NNA survey: Japan firms in India eye average 8% wage hike in 2020, against 9.4% last year Mitsubishi Motors to launch showroom in the Philippines to supply solar power to EVs
76% of British accountant body members predict worsening H.K. economy in 2020
Taiwan’s JKOS Network begins mobile payment service in Japan
Chinese steel industry vows to shift emphasis from quantity to quality

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BMW, Great Wall Motor to build 160,000-unit EV plant in eastern China in 2022 Japan's Suzuki Shokai, Hong Kong-listed Chiho Environmental Group to begin recycling scrap metal with Thailand's Hidaka Yookoo
Cambodia’s Acleda Bank funded by Japan's SMBC set to go public as first listed local lender: report
Yamaha Motor launches remodeled mainstay scooter, 2 sporty motorcycles in Indonesia
Hong Kong’s Oct. retail sales down 24.3% y/y for sharpest drop on record
Philippine firms grow second wing in expansion in emerging Southeast Asian markets Vietnam's Mai Linh seeks Japanese bus partnership as competition hots up

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TechnoPro, Japan-based source of contract engineers, expands in vital India market Sojitz gains foothold in Myanmar's growing telecom infrastructure Japanese self-service laundry developer Wash House taps China
Toyota launches 2nd phase experimental project to ease notorious Bangkok traffic jams
Registered electric motorcycles nearly 200,000 units in Taiwan, up 2.7-fold from 2016
JFE Steel to form automotive specialty bar steel unit with China BaoWu Steel Group GMO Internet launches internet infrastructure services with AMZ Group Sole in Laos
Taiwan’s Teco, Chinese EV maker to tie up to supply affordable e-jeepneys in Philippines

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Panel maker Innolux to invest $2.28 bil in equipment, technology in Taiwan Indonesia’s Vasanta Innopark to open Japanese shopping attraction in 2021
HK revises down 2019 GDP forecast to 1.3% drop on prolonged unrest, 1st fall since 2009
Innolux under Foxconn to invest NT$70.1 bil. in Taiwan factory expansions
Japanese engineering firm Chiyoda to close Thai unit as part of restructuring plans
Japan's BroadBand Security to form Thai JV with local firm for credit card data protection
Sony to open research center on applied AI in Bengaluru, southern India in 2020

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Electric gear maker Nitto Kogyo to build cabinet plant in Thailand Japanese refiner Idemitsu Kosan ramps up lubricant output in Indonesia by 80%
Philippine economic growth picks up to 6-quarter high of 6.2% y/y in July-Sept., driven by infrastructure spending, up from 5.5% previous quarter
Japanese hamburger chain operator Mos Food Services to enter Vietnam in 2020 in joint venture with V Lotus G-Factory to open Japanese eel rice bowl restaurant in Vietnam this month
Nippon Pillar Packing to set up mechanical seal-manufacturing unit in India
Japanese grain-milling machinery maker Satake teams up with China’s Jiangsu, Sichuan provinces to raise brand awareness of local rice

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Daikin looks for startup African partners to drive appliance sales
Indonesia Q3 GDP growth down to 5.02% y/y from 5.05% in Q2 on weak exports, consumption
Thailand’s Central Group to invest 20 bil. baht in hotels, malls development abroad
China airlines’ weekly Japan passenger flights record 1,130, top S. Korea’s: Kyodo
Data center operator I-Net of Japan opens Singapore office to tap SE Asia market
Interior maker Toli upgrades Singapore office to branch to penetrate SE Asia market
Sumitomo-funded Indonesian Reka Cakrabuana Logistik launches parcel home delivery app
Konoike Transport, Philippines’ MacroAsia tie-up for airport ground operation staffing

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Taiwan e-commerce firm PChome launches service to get goods from Japan New Thai-Myanmar bridge opens, expected to boost trade by 30% Trading house Mitsui to produce EV motors with Taiwan’s TECO in India
Hazama Ando-led JV to build bridge on Indochina East-West Corridor in Myanmar
Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions, Chinese firm to develop fuel cell systems
H.K. third Q. GDP feared to dip 2.9% on unrests and U.S.-China trade row
H.K. central bank cuts key rate by 25 basis points to 2%

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