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Malaysia’s stocks plunged and the ringgit fell on February 24 morning on news that Prime Minister Mahathir...

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Mahathir Mohamad Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (94) in a surprise move submitted his resignation to the king on...

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Police guard a quarantined village in northern Vietnam With a substantial drop in tourism arrivals, closed factories, un- or...
Massive Yangon city expansion renders Naypyitaw pointless

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Yangon street view © Arno Maierbrugger International financial watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) as expected placed Myanmar...

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The third national Malaysian car has yet to be unveiled, but it bears a striking resemblance to Daihatsu's concept car DN...

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Myanmar, the world’s third largest opium producer, is to be listed back on a global money laundering...

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Singapore-based ride-hailing and e-commerce company Grab partnered with German aviation startup Volocopter to explore the opportunity of...

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Singapore will set aside a budget of S$5.6 billion ($4 billion) to support the ailing economy in the...

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US auto maker General Motors (GM) said it will wind down its car manufacturing and sales operations in...

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Sluggish traffic at Bangkok's main Suvarnabhumi airport Foreign tourist arrivals in Thailand could drop by 50 per cent in...

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The North Korean embassy in Phnom Penh © Arno Maierbrugger Cambodia “shut down all” North Korean businesses and...

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The newly-built Formula 1 circuit in Hanoi The Vietnam Grand Prix to be held in Hanoi on April...

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The European Commission on February 12 formally announced that Cambodia will be partially removed from a preferential...

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The ancient Buddhist temples in Bagan are among Myanmar's top attractions © Arno Maierbrugger Myanmar scored highest in...

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Singapore could see a decline of up to 30 per cent in both tourist arrivals and receipts...

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The Philippine government on February 10 moved to close the country’s leading broadcast network, ABS-CBN, the latest push...

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Sihanoukville container port, Cambodia's only deep-sea port The European Union after a year-long review of Cambodia’s labour conditions...

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Almost empty beach in Da Nang © Arno Maierbrugger Vietnam’s main tourist spots are becoming deserted after...