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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...
Tuk-tuk polo, an inspiration for Thailand?

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If Thailand would ever have been colonised by the Brits, there maybe would be an openness for sports such as cricket and polo like...
Sorry, no Disneyland in Laos

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Since the Vientiane Times last week proudly reported that a local property developer has started building a theme park called "Disney Laos" in a...
Cambodia boosts its $2-billion casino industry

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The Cambodian government granted licenses for 10 new casinos in the third quarter of this year, raising their number to 75, according to Ros...
Thailand wants Russian tourists back

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Thailand, like many other destinations popular with Russian visitors, has been feeling the impact of the decline in Russian outbound travelers. Holidays overseas have...
Myanmar becomes brewing beer battlefield for Carlsberg, Heineken

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Two of the biggest international beer breweries have gone on collision course in Myanmar: Heineken and Carlsberg. After Carlsberg opened a $75 million brewery in...
Hooters to open 30 new restaurants across Southeast Asia

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US casual dining chain Hooters, whose concept is to sexualise the intake of fried chicken and other high-calorie junk food through scantily clad waitresses...
Thailand’s shadow economy among biggest globally

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Ever wondered why Thailand isn’t simply falling apart in its endless spiral of corruption, military coups, over-challenged governments, volatile economic environment, substandard education and...
Indonesia tourism push: Focus on Jakarta, Bali, Batam, Bintan

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Indonesia will focus on Bali and islands near Singapore rather than developing more remote spots in the world’s largest archipelago, as it seeks to...
Thailand’s reform council proposes legalising casinos

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A small group of National Reform Council (NRC) members has called for casinos to be legalised in Thailand, citing the presence of booming casinos...
Vietnam puts new casino licenses on hold

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After seven casinos licenses granted in Vietnam in the recent past and six casinos already put into operation, the country’s Ministry of Finance has...