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The world’s most charitable nation: Myanmar!

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Myanmar rank first place in the Charities Aid Foundation's (CAF) sixth World Giving Index, holding the position for the second year running. According to the...
Philippines seeks public help in search for Imelda’s treasures

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The Philippine government plans to launch a website next month to collect hints and tips from the public on the whereabouts of about 200...
Duterte enters presidential race in Philippines, leads poll

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Rodrigo Duterte, mayor of the southern Philippine metropolis of Davao City, will be another contender for the May 2016 elections weeks after the deadline...
Myanmar named fourth-fastest growing mobile phone market

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Myanmar, a country served by Qatar’s telecom giant Ooredoo, is the fourth-fastest growing mobile phone market in the world, contributing around 6 per cent...
ASEAN Economic Community formally created – is it real?

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Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, on November 22 declared the establishment of the long-planned regional economic bloc, the ASEAN...
Education: In pursuit to nowhere

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“As above so below and so as within so without” was said by a legendary Egyptian mystic called Hermes Trismegistus. This insight celebrates a...
Malaysia: Security tightened ahead of Obama visit to ASEAN summit

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Malaysia deployed soldiers in its capital city on November 20, taking extra security precautions amid unconfirmed reports of an "imminent terrorist threat" ahead of...
Thailand, Philippines rank highest in terrorism index in Southeast Asia

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The newly released Global Terrorism Index 2015 by Sydney-based Institute for Economics and Peace puts Thailand and the Philippines on rank 10 and 11,...
Philippines clears streets of the poor ahead of APEC summit

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The Philippine government is clearing Manila's streets of hundreds of homeless Manila residents, including more than 140 street children ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic...
Condolences from all over Southeast Asia to France

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Southeast Asian nations, including Brunei, expressed their condolences to France after the horrific attacks in Paris on November 13 amid preparations in many countries...
Security fears ahead of APEC meeting after Paris attacks

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The Philippines, this year host of the high-profile summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Conference (APEC) in Manila on November 18-19, said it put its...
Suu Kyi can choose new Myanmar president

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Leader of the National League for Democracy (NLD) Aung San Suu Kyi has won an outright majority in Myanmar's parliament in the November 8...
Now Suu Kyi must live up to her promises

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The landslide victory of the National League for Democracy of Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi brought the party 163 out of 182...
Brunei Tourism – A sad ‘state’ of affairs

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I'm not in a state of grace. It's something far far loonier. I'm a terrible case; see the lines on my face? In in...
Myanmar’s ruling party: “We have to find out why we lost”

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Vote counting in Myanmar is still ongoing and complete results are not expected until tonight, but one thing is clear: Aung San Suu Kyi's...
New path ahead as Myanmar goes to the polls in 80%-turnout

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Polls are open in Myanmar today in elections that will test the military's longstanding grip on power. It's the first election contested by the...
Global healthcare spending compared (infographic)

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This infographic by Medigo displays data from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)’s Healthcare Outcomes Index 2014, which took into account a number of diverse...
Thailand to build its own military equipment

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Thailand's defense sector will start to assemble its own military equipment as the industry has become capable of developing weapons and army gear through...