Politics

Politics

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Anger spreading through Facebook and other social media over alleged embezzlement of Philippines state funds has snowballed into calls for a rally expected to...

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After a rally on August 23 in northern Thailand, enraged rubber farmers have said they plan to stage a nationwide mass protest and...

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On August 23, Myanmar police and government officials denied claims made 2 days earlier by a UN human rights envoy that a mob attacked...

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Dozens of people were injured on August 23 in a clash between protesting farmers and Thai police in Nakhon Si Thammarat province. The protesters were calling...

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Malaysian authorities will start a crackdown on foreign workers without valid permits on September 1,2013, Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said...

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Foreign companies in the Philippines firms have reportedly refused to raise their minimum salary as demanded by trade unions, saying they fear the Philippines...

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While many foreigners have an image of Thailand as a country with a young and active population, the facts are proving otherwise. Thailand has...

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Indonesia said on August 23 it would curb imports of luxury cars and introduce other drastic steps to support its weakening currency and rein...

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A Malaysian court has overturned the convictions of 2 former policeman and guards of then Deputy Prime Minister and today's Prime Minister Najib Razak...

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A survey by the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore and the US Chamber of Commerce showed that "endemic corruption" it the biggest issue...

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Investors in Laos, both local and foreign, are  encountering growing problems due to the chronic labour shortage in the country, it turned out at...

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There is something more that meets the eye concerning this alleged 10-billion-peso pork barrel scam than what has been said or alluded to in...

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The Indonesian government and central bank have indicated that they will take concerted action to prevent further depreciation of the rupiah and to support...

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In 1962, the US government launched Operation Ranch Hand, a chemical warfare programme that involved spraying 20 million gallons (76,000 m3) of defoliants and herbicides...

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Kan Yuenyong, director of Siam Intelligence Unit, speaks out

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Concerns in Malaysia over joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement have prompted the Malaysian government to launch two cost-benefit studies that could...

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Cambodia's economy is growing rapidly, and so are the businesses of the country's top 10 tycoons, who are all, without exemption, closely tied to...

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The Thai version of Bribespot, an Internet portal and smartphone application where users can report incidents of bribe and corruption, has gone live in...