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Australian banks fined for trying to manipulate Malaysian currency

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Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) and Macquarie on November 25 admitted that they attempted to manipulate the benchmark rate of the Malaysian...
ANZ pulls the plug in core Asian markets

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Retail banking customers of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and Indonesia will soon have to look...
Bangkok on high alert after bomb attacks warning

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Bangkok stepped up security at landmarks, shopping malls, public places and its two main international airports following an intelligence report of possible bomb attacks by...
Malaysia admits MH370 pilot trained Indian Ocean route

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Malaysia's Transport Ministry confirmed that "one of the pilots" of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 had trained a course on his home flight simulator to...
UK, Canada issue travel advice ahead of crucial Thai referendum

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The UK, through the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, issued a travel advice for Thailand ahead of a referendum planned for August 7 on...
South Korea next to issue travel warning for parts of Laos

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South Korea followed the US and Australia in issuing a travel warning against trips to Laos' central province of Xaisomboun, as well as traveling...
Two years after: MH370 “likely” to be found by this July

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The Australia-based Joint Agency Coordination Center tasked with combing the seafloor in the southern Indian Ocean in search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370...
Search for flight MH370 to end in June 2016

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Australia's government said that the underwater search for missing flight Malaysia Airline MH370  will likely end by June 2016. A statement by the Australian Joint...
APEC Summit – Day 1 Highlights

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As day one of the APEC summit being held in Manila, the capital of the Philippines wraps up we take a look at some...
Cambodia’s ANZ Royal Bank eyes Myanmar

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ANZ Royal Bank, the third largest private bank in Cambodia, has held discussions with the director general of the Directorate of Investment and Company...
Malaysia summons Singapore envoy over spying reports

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Malaysia's government summoned Singapore's high commissioner for talks on November 26, saying it was "extremely concerned" by media reports that the city-state helps Western...
Aussies strike back: ‘Indonesia spying on us’

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After a spying scandal involving Australian intelligence who allegedly tapped the Indonesian president's phone escalated in deteriorating relations between the two countries and harsh...
Aussie cattle industry concerned over Indonesia rift

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The head of Australia's biggest live cattle exporter is urging a swift diplomatic resolution to the growing rift between the Australian government and Indonesia...
Australian flags burn in Indonesia

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Protests about Australia's spying on Indonesia moved from the palace to the streets on November 21 with the hardline "Red and White Brigade" rallying...
ASEAN to sign deal with trading partners by 2015

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ASEAN and its six trading partners are targeting to sign by 2015 the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a free trade agreement that is...
Southeast Asian nations angry over NSA spying

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Southeast Asian governments - together with China - have demanded an explanation from Washington over media reports that US and Australian embassies in the...
Electrolux to move production to Thailand

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Swedish home appliance maker Electrolux, the world's second biggest, said on October 25 it will eliminate 2,000 jobs after reporting third-quarter earnings below analysts'...
Singapore gang rigged more than 100 soccer games

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A Singaporean match-fixing gang rigged more than 100 football games worldwide in a scam worth millions of dollars, before it was busted and 14...