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The World Bank's East Asia and Pacific Economic Update, April 2020, illustrates the damage down by the coronavirus on Southeast Asia's...

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Condominium buildings in Bangkok's central business district © Arno Maierbrugger Thailand’s condominium sector is bracing for a ten-year...

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Myanmar will ban all international passenger flights into its airports from March 30 as part of the...

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Cambodia on March 28 decided to impose temporary entry restrictions for foreign travelers for one month in...

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A global shortage of condoms seems to become the next problem triggered by the coronavirus pandemic as...

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Photo by NST/Athni The Singapore government has earmarked another 48 billion Singapore dollars ($33.2billion) to support its businesses and...

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The Philippines is following Thailand with the declaration of a nationwide state of emergency as the coronavirus...

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Thailand will declare a country-wide state of emergency on March 26 for at least one month in...

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A growing number of Southeast Asia airlines are suspending flights or even completely grounding their planes as...

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Myanmar insists to have avoided the coronavirus pandemic so far despite being surrounded by three countries battling...

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Bangkok's entertainment districts are deserted © Arno Maierbrugger The governor of Indonesia's capital Jakarta has declared a two-week...

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Vietnam is looking ahead for a tentative rebound of its coronavirus-hit economy as the caseload remained relatively...

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The Philippines will temporarily stop issuing visas to all foreigners and cancel existing ones amid the global...

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Indonesia has become the next Southeast Asian country to impose strict travel policies and is closing its borders...

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The coronavirus pandemic is throwing entire Southeast Asia in turmoil as travel restrictions and business closures are...

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Precautionary measures for businesses amid the COVID-19 pandemicBy Lucas Ferrer "We just can’t...

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Buri Ram has become the first Thai province to switch into lockdown mode as the coronavirus keeps spreading

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Deserted arrival hall at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport, March 14, 2020 The coronavirus crisis has led to severe travel...