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Hijab heavy metal: All-girls Muslim band from Indonesia has a blast

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It's not your typical heavy metal group. It's something that, arguably, never existed before. It's Voice of Baceprot, which introduced hijab heavy metal to...
Disney said to consider theme park in Thailand

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US entertainment giant Walt Disney Company is reportedly considering the possibility of building a theme park in Thailand, at least according to Pongpanu Svetarundra,...
Thailand set to struggle with expected tourist influx of 60 million by 2030

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With this year's Global Summit of the World Travel & Tourism Council being held in Thailand's capital Bangkok on April 26 and 27, the...
Final flag for Malaysia’s Formula 1 race

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Malaysia will stop hosting to the annual Formula 1 Grand Prix this year, with the last race after 18 years to be held on...
Bangkok to get well-deserved Michelin guide

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Thailand is the next Southeast Asian country after Singapore to be discovered by renowned food bible Michelin. Reports say that the French restaurant critics...
Finally! Vietnamese citizens allowed to gamble

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Vietnamese citizens, known for their penchant for betting and gambling, will be allowed to enter approved casinos in Vietnam and gamble, the government announced,...
Construction set to begin for world’s tallest twin tower in Phnom Penh

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A Chinese construction consortium won a $2.7-billion contract to build a 133-story twin-tower commercial skyscraper in Phnom Penh which - at a height of...
Malaysian taxpayers shoulder bill for lavish 1MDB parties

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Embezzled money from scandal-ridden state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB)  has apparently been used to fund celebrity parties, papers presented by the Singapore Commercial...
DiCaprio says he’s ready to pay back 1MDB money if found fishy

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"Hollywood Actor 1" Leonardo DiCaprio said he will work with the US Department of Justice (DOJ) after he found himself in a tight corner...
No more fun in the Philippines?

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The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) confirmed it will do away with the catchy It's More Fun in the Philippines slogan and launch a...
DiCaprio feels the heat over alleged 1MDB benefits

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Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio was faced with protest by a number of anti-corruption activists from Malaysia, Switzerland and the United Kingdom when he arrived...
Thailand’s biggest foreign investor stands by the country

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Japan, Thailand's biggest foreign direct investor, said it would keep offering support to its companies in the country as concerns grow that after the...
One year of mourning in Thailand: What it means for tourists and expats

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Following the passing away of Thailand's revered King Bhumibol on October 13, the government declared a one-year period of mourning during which civil servants...
Actor DiCaprio feels the heat of 1MDB scandal

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Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio, starring in "The Wolf of Wall Street," a movie believed to have been indirectly financed by funds misappropriated from Malaysia's state-owned...
Vietnam-beer-sales

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Vietnam, the largest market for beer in Southeast Asia, is increasingly attracting foreign brewers even though the country already has a sizeable number of...
Four decades after ‘Thrilla in Manila’: Filipinos pay tribute to Ali

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Almost 41 years after one of the most memorable boxing fights ever and arguably one of the best in the sport's history, Filipinos in...
Thailand expects a whopping 33 million tourists this year

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Thailand expects more than 33 million foreign tourists in 2016, up around 13 per cent over 29.8 million in 2015, according to the Tourism...
Gone with a bang: Lights out in Jakarta’s largest red-light district

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Bulldozers on February 29 penetrated into North Jakarta's notorious red-light district of Kalijodo and started banging on the first dozens of buildings with the...