Local defence companies looking to seize overseas deals

Malaysia's leading armoured vehicle maker DRB-Hicom Defence Technologies Sdn Bhd (DefTech) is now setting its sights on Cambodia and Myanmar, said chief executive officer Amril Samsudin. "We are finalising a deal with the Cambodian government for a new maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) contract for T-55 tanks," said... Read More

The strike at Yue Yuen – which says it is the world

The strike at Yue Yuen – which says it is the world's largest branded footwear manufacturer, making over 300 million pairs of shoes last year – is not just one of China's biggest in recent years, it's also clearly driven by workers' fears that they have been scammed by an opaque and convoluted welfare payment system. – Reuters pic, April 20, 2014

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