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Malaysia Paves Way for Corporates to Start Ride-sharing Services

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The Malaysian government is providing a swathe of incentives to encourage more people to drive for ride-sharing services, effectively backing what remains, technically, an illegal activity by law. As the Malaysian prime minister tabled Budget 2017 in end-October, one thing became clear: ride-sharing is here to stay in the nation. The question now is whether big local corporates will take the government’s

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Asia’s Auto Industry: The Concubine Economy

Asia countries gains access to state-of-the-art technology through joint ventures. This form of cooperation has been dubbed the “concubine economy.” Just as the Chinese emperors once selected their concubines, Asia Government selects foreign companies and grants them the right to produce goods locally in cooperation with a domestic partner. If Donald Trump really wants to grab American voters’ attention on unfair trade, all he needs to

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VW Sales Ban in Korea

South Korea’s government on Monday said it will ban sales and revoke certifications of dozens of Volkswagen models that are suspected to have passed the local authentication process with doctored reports. The Ministry of Environment said it has received an official request for cooperation from the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office with a list of over 70 models of the

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