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Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:49:00 UTC

Forming joint ventures to construct US offshore wind farms

The U.S Jones Act affects the construction of U.S. offshore wind farms by limiting certain activities in U.S. waters to U.S.-registered vessels owned and operated by qualified U.S. citizens. Much of the expertise in the construction of offshore wind farms is European based. The logical mechanism for marrying European expertise with U.S. firms qualified to operate where the U.S. Jones Act applies are joint ventures. Such joint ventures must take into account the stringent U.S. citizenship requirements applicable to the ownership and operation of Jones Act vessels.… read more
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:59:24 UTC

Will Thai stock exchange’s transformation help it catch up with Singapore?

STOCK exchanges in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region are not all equal. Some, like Singapore and Hong Kong, are quite advanced in the way they're organised. Others, like Thailand and Indonesia, are still playing catch up — at least when it comes to digital transformation.

The post Will Thai stock exchange’s transformation help it catch up with Singapore? appeared first on Asian Correspondent.

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Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:58:11 UTC

Can Thailand’s junta manage the election’s outcome?

FOR Thailand’s junta, the 2019 election is to be carefully managed so that the government can return to power with enhanced legitimacy, both among its own people and the international community. Yet the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) may have miscalculated its ability to control the elections effectively and so enhance its legitimacy.

The post Can Thailand’s junta manage the election’s outcome? appeared first on Asian Correspondent.

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Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:42:10 UTC

Taiwan’s Presidential Race Has a Surprise Contender: Tsai Ing-wen’s Former Premier

The candidacy of William Lai, a supporter of Taiwanese independence, is a stunning challenge to the more centrist Tsai administration.… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:36:55 UTC

Pulwama, Balakot, and Azhar Underscore India’s China Conundrum

China’s position on Pakistan and India should no longer surprise anyone in India.… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:34:24 UTC

Vatican Renews Overtures to China Ahead of Xi’s Italy Visit

After a breakthrough in China-Vatican relations, speculation is mounting that Xi will meet Pope Francis this week. … read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:59:01 UTC

South Korea’s Economic Tipping Point

Is it time for a Korean stimulus? … read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:55:47 UTC

What’s in the New Malaysia-Singapore Maritime Dispute Freeze?

The move spotlighted efforts by both sides to try to manage renewed disputes within their wider bilateral relationship.… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:54:54 UTC

Could Japan’s Shinzo Abe Retain Power for a Fourth Term?

Without a clear leader to succeed Abe, his devout followers in the LDP hint at extending his time in office. … read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:54:24 UTC

Rising Challenges Ahead for Malaysia’s New Government

Though it is still early days, a series of issues are threatening to overwhelm and undermine the new government’s future.… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:46:42 UTC

China’s Next Phase of Militarization in the South China Sea

Beijing is now consolidating its gains in the region – and its control.… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:33:00 UTC

India Needs to Keep the Indus Waters Treaty Intact

The long-standing water-sharing agreement should not be a soft target for punitive action.… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:59:17 UTC

Pakistan’s Women Marched for Their Rights. Then the Backlash Came.

What made the Aurat March controversial?… read more
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:40:00 UTC

North Carolina’s solar power output grew 36 percent in 2018

Annual solar energy production in North Carolina jumped 36 percent in 2018, according to the latest government data – firmly placing North Carolina as the No. 2 solar-producing state in the nation.… read more
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