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Breaking news on the region’s latest developments

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Virus lockdown in Wuhan, China Vietnam declared a public health emergency over the coronavirus epidemic on February 1 and...

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Southeast Asia's largest budget airline faces graft allegations Malaysia-based  budget airline AirAsia and it long-haul division AirAsiaX have...

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More than 40,000 workers at a vast Chinese-controlled industrial complex on Sulawesi island in Indonesia have been quarantined...

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The National Bank of Cambodia, the country’s central bank, is preparing the launch of a blockchain-based, peer-to-peer...

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Ho Chi Minh City skyline © Arno Maierbrugger Booming Vietnam has become Southeast Asia’s top receiver of foreign...

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Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab and South Korean automaker Hyundai officially introduced GrabCar Elektrik, Grab’s electric vehicle...

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The coronavirus crisis is likely to cost Thailand at least 50 billion baht ($ 1.63 billion) in...

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Cambodian garment workers on the way to the factory Nearly two dozen global clothing and shoe brands have...

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The cloud computing and software services division of e-commerce giant Amazon, Amazon Web Services, will build a...

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Plaza de la Revolucion, Havana, Cuba © Arno Maierbrugger The government in Laos is planning to export around...

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The Philippines dropped 14 spots on the ranking of the world’s most corrupt countries in the newly...

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Indonesia’s largest e-commerce market place Tokopedia is set to raise up to $1.5 billion from investors including...

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With around half of Myanmar’s population having no access to electricity, the country’s energy ministry is coming...

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Will forward-thinking ride-sharing businesses ever find success in the Philippines? By Jeremiah Capacillo

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Residents of the Filipino city of Binan in Laguna province, which was affected by the Taal volcano...

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Myanmar plans to issue up to ten new licenses to foreign banks to commence retail operations in...

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Japan’s conglomerate SoftBank is offering to invest $30 billion to $40 billion in the development of the planned...

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Indonesia is set to become the biggest equity market in the Southeast Asia region as the entire...