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Asean ministers vow to cooperate on...

Asean ministers vow to cooperate on...

World

Fri, Jan 17 2020

We welcomed the invitation by the US President to convene a Special Summit to commemorate the 5th Anniversary...

Myanmar govt-Rohingya meeting ends without...

Myanmar govt-Rohingya meeting ends without...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Dec 18 2019

Naypyidaw outright rejects int’l presence in Rakhine demanded by Rohingya

Indo-Pacific business forum: Quality...

Indo-Pacific business forum: Quality...

Business

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Over 600 business executives from other Indo-Pacific countries including Bangladesh participated in the...

Vietnam to play positive role over Rohingya...

Vietnam to play positive role over Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Vietnam is likely to take over as the Asean chair from January 2020

Warships and aircraft ready for first...

Warships and aircraft ready for first...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 2 2019

The first Asean-US Maritime Exercise (AUMX) between the regional bloc and Washington lasts for five days,...

Asean’s difficult balancing act

Asean’s difficult balancing act

Anik Kabir

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Ongoing tensions in Asia have become more worrisome

Footage shows Bangkok bombing in mall...

Footage shows Bangkok bombing in mall...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 3 2019

There were nine successful or attempted bomb blasts on Friday throughout Bangkok which left four wounded...

Bangladesh seeks Asean support for Rohingya...

Bangladesh seeks Asean support for Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Aug 2 2019

AK Abdul Momen stated that Rohingya crisis should be a global responsibility to resolve the issue

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat...

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Asean members Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand, along with worst offender China, throw...

FM for safe return of Rohingyas under...

FM for safe return of Rohingyas under...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jan 30 2019

'We are now committed to their [Rohingyas] voluntary repatriation to their homeland as soon as Myanmar...

Rohingya crisis besieges Suu Kyi at...

Rohingya crisis besieges Suu Kyi at...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 15 2018

The diplomatic siege deepened on Wednesday when US Vice President Mike Pence told Suu Kyi the violence...

APHR chairperson not to push for Rohingya...

APHR chairperson not to push for Rohingya...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Oct 26 2018

He announced that a team of ASEAN foreign ministers will visit Myanmar in November

With a seat on the UN Security Council,...

With a seat on the UN Security Council,...

Magazine

Thu, Oct 18 2018

'One of the most pressing issues in the region that Indonesia must deal with as a non-permanent Security...

ASEAN urges accountability for violence...

ASEAN urges accountability for violence...

World

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Over the last year, more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar to neighboring Bangladesh

Singapore PM: China-backed trade pact...

Singapore PM: China-backed trade pact...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Lee also warned about escalating tensions between the US and China – who have been locked in a...

S Asian MPs: Force Myanmar to face ICC...

'Force Myanmar to face ICC for...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 24 2018

Justice for the Rohingya is an issue that goes beyond regional politics—it concerns humanity as...

Asean, EU close ranks in face of trade...

Asean, EU close ranks in face of trade...

World

Fri, Aug 3 2018

The US is embroiled in trade spats with China and close allies including the European Union, imposing...

US to urge pressure against North Korea...

US to urge pressure against North Korea...

World

Wed, Aug 1 2018

North Korea will be under scrutiny at this week's security talks in Singapore, where US President...

Meghalaya CM defends his idea of issuing...

Meghalaya CM defends his idea of issuing...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Meghalaya’s Chief Minister further added that conducting trade with the seven Asean countries along with...

Rejecting protectionism, Asean and Australia...

Rejecting protectionism, Asean and Australia...

World

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Trade is a central topic of the meeting, though human rights and Chinese assertiveness in the region...

Singapore premier terms PM Hasina’s...

Singapore premier terms PM Hasina’s...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Mar 12 2018

He also hoped that the signing of the updated Air Services Agreement between Singapore and Bangladesh...