Brunei plans to implement a tough new sharia criminal code next year that could see citizens stoned for adultery or having a limb amputated for theft.

Chaganomics

From the Guardian Brunei plans to implement a tough new sharia criminal code next year that could see citizens stoned for adultery or having a limb amputated for theft. However, visitors to the Brunei could be flogged under existing secular laws for crimes including immigration offences.

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Mexican Peso Slide Will Continue

Chaganomics

agreement and Mexico stands to benefit heavily from the 12-country deal, comprising the United States, Singapore, Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, and Vietnam.

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Franchises Finding International Niches

The Entrepreneurial Mind

Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Myanmar, Brunei, Cambodia and Laos are all seeing rapid growth in American franchise restaurants. ENTREPRENEURIAL PROFILE : Tony Chew: KFC Vietnam.

14 Influential Higher Education Tech Leaders In Southeast Asia

YoungUpstarts

Southeast Asia has been experiencing a tremendous technology boom, and a large part of that growth can be attributed to the massive adoption of technology in the education sectors of those countries.

[Singapore][Competition] Applications For 14th Start-Up@Singapore Now Open

YoungUpstarts

Its recent edition attracted more than 3,000 teams and 9,000 participants, both locally as well as from countries such as Australia, Canada, Norway, India, Brunei, Pakistan, Russia, Greece, the Philippines and Indonesia.

Global Mobile Internet Data Traffic To Explode 13-Fold By 2017: Cisco

YoungUpstarts

“Asia Pacific, as we all know, is leading the way in transforming how data is utilized,” says Joshua Soh, managing director for Cisco in Singapore and Brunei. Worldwide mobile data traffic is expected to increase 13-fold over the next five years and reach some 11.2

At CES, Internet Lobby Gets Ready for Fights in Washington

Inc Startups

Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Chile, Malyasia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam. SOPA may be dead, but there are more legislative threats where it came from. Internet advocates like Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian talked about them yesterday.

12 Questions: Meet Maximilian (USA)

crowdSPRING Blog

Well, we all wanna get insanely rich on some fantabulous multi-billion dollar project for the Sultan of Brunei, but there’s nothing new about that. In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community.