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In what could be a role model for Thailand, Myanmar's government in its new education roadmap running through 2021 plans to radically improve its...

Despite a rising number of travel warnings after violent attacks in popular tourist spots in the Philippines and ecurity concerns over mass killings in...

The governments of Malaysia and Abu Dhabi reportedly reached an agreement on a partial debt settlement in the case involving scandal-ridden fund 1Malaysia Development...

Amid a wave of criticism and protests from consumers and vendors alike over the Thai government's planned cleanup of Bangkok's street food stalls, the...

The Malaysian passport is now the fourth most powerful in the world, according to a new ranking by Global Passport Power Rank 2017. This...

In what has been labeled a cleanup of sidewalks for convenience and hygiene reasons, Thailand's junta through the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration plans to eliminate...

Amid a recovery in the ringgit exchange rate to the US dollar, Malaysia's annual inflation rate is expected to have risen to 5.3 per...

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit meetings to take place in Bohol, Philippines, from April 18 to 22 will go ahead despite...

The Indonesian government signed the contract to construct the planned 142-kilometer high-speed railway between Jakarta and Bandung in West Java last week with a...

The Philippine government plans the implementation of an Indonesia-type tax amnesty programme to raise much-needed revenue for the government. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez told Bloomberg...

The Cambodian government scrapped a long-standing U.S. military development aid programme and ordered its members to leave the country. Phnom Penh has asked the US...

Malaysia will stop hosting to the annual Formula 1 Grand Prix this year, with the last race after 18 years to be held on...

Thailand is keen to develop its industrial heartland in the southeastern provinces of Chonburi, Rayong and Chachoengsao into what it calls the Eastern Economic...

Dubai Cares, a philanthropic organisation working to improve children's access to quality primary education in developing countries, launched a new programme in Laos that...

Malaysian and Indian business leaders signed one of the biggest investment deal package in Malaysian history during an official visit of Malaysia's Prime Minister...

Myanmar's de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi saw loyalty for her National League for Democracy (NLD) party weakening in ethnic minority areas, particularly those...

In its quest to become a future-oriented, innovative economy, Thailand is putting the focus on one of the things in which the country already...

Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia are among 16 nations US President Donald Trump put on a list of countries against whom the US runs a...