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Travel Warnings For Indonesia As Post-election Unrest Spreads

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So far, nine countries have issued travel advisories for citizens planning to visit Indonesia following a rally...
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The number of Internet users in Indonesia grew by ten per cent last year to 171 million, according...
Indonesia Is Asean’s Fastest Growing Smartphone Market

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Indonesia is now Southeast Asia’s fastest growing market for smartphones, according to market research firm Canalys. The...
Tourism Arrivals On The Upswing In The Philippines

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International visitor arrivals to the Philippines grew by more than seven per cent to 2.2 million in...
Vietnam Gets 3,000 Electric Buses To Reduce Emission And Noise On The Roads

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A new non-profit bus service will bring at least 3,000 new electric buses to Vietnamese roads next...
Filipino Accent Is Asia’s “sexiest” – Survey

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Gentle, soft and “simply lovely” are the descriptions for the Filipino way to speak their language Tagalog,...
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Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on April 18 said the government intends to bring back the Formula One...
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Thailand is finally starting to tackle its plastic garbage problem and will ban three types of plastic by...
Indonesia Elections: Widodo Leading Comfortably In Early Counts

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Indonesia’s incumbent President Joko Widodo looks likely to have secured a comfortable win over his rival in Indonesian...
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Craters Restaurant decorated with cleared UXO in Phonsavan, Laos © Arno Maierbrugger The clearing of unexploded ordnance (UXO)...
Us Version Of Khmer Rouge Animation Movie To Be Released

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A first teaser has been made available for the US version - so far only with subtitles...
Brunei Faced With Widespread Boycott Over Stoning Law, Unflattering Twitter Hashtag

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Brunei caused a global outcry over its archaic Shariah laws © Arno Maierbrugger A growing number...
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Myanmar is close to legalize casino gambling in a bid to boost the local tourism industry and attract...
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Thailand’s main opposition party Pheu Thai has formed a political alliance what it called "democratic front" with...
Post-electoral Confusion In Thailand

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The outcome of Thailand's first post-coup election was still unclear on March 26 with no party taking...
Thai Election: Army-backed Party Takes Surprise Lead

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The Thai election 2019 took a surprise turn in the afternoon of March 24 as...
Thai Election: Pheu Thai Leads In Early Counts

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Early counts in Thailand's first election since a 2014 coup, held on March 24, indicated populist-liberal Pheu...
Happiness Dropped In Thailand, Malaysia: Un Report

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The newly released World Happiness Report 2019 by the United Nations shows that most Southeast Asian countries...