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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...

Bangladesh seeks Vietnam’s support to...

Bangladesh seeks Vietnam’s support to...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Mar 5 2018

Bangladesh also urged Vietnam for support in joining the Mekong-Ganga Cooperation (MGC)

Will more countries join Indo-Japanese...

Will more countries join Indo-Japanese...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Feb 21 2018

US policymakers have also revived the New Silk Road (NSR) proposal to link South Asian countries with...

Business leaders want Dhaka-Manila direct...

Business leaders want Dhaka-Manila direct...

Business

Wed, Feb 14 2018

'In order to boost bilateral trade between these two friendly countries, direct air flight will be a...

APHR: Put arms embargo, targeted sanctions...

APHR: Put arms embargo, targeted sanctions...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 24 2018

The fact-finding commission emphasizes the need for urgent regional action on the Rohingya crisis

Reinventing the Asean-Sino...

Reinventing the Asean-Sino...

Business

Wed, Jan 3 2018

China needs Asean as much as Asean needs China. The Asean countries are not just convenient targets for...

A friend in Cambodia

A friend in Cambodia

Editorial

Mon, Dec 4 2017

With similarly expanding economies and histories, such as that of genocide and struggle, the Cambodian...

Bangladesh PM seeks Cambodia’s support...

Bangladesh PM seeks Cambodia’s support...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Dec 4 2017

The prime minister said Bangladesh and Cambodia are also considering a proposal for opening resident...

Asean fails to condemn attacks on...

Asean fails to condemn attacks on...

World

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Rights groups had urged the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) to take a strong...

US, Philippines ties back on track as...

US, Philippines ties back on track as...

World

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Their meeting on Monday during a summit of Asian leaders in Manila was arguably the most anticipated...

Malaysia’s call for resolving Rohingya...

Malaysia’s call for resolving Rohingya...

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said that Suu Kyi has agreed on a sustainable solution...

Canadian PM Trudeau raises rights issues...

Canadian PM Trudeau raises rights issues...

World

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Trudeau said that during his conversation with Duterte in Manila, he 'mentioned human rights, rule of...

Suu Kyi: Rohingyas will be taken back...

Suu Kyi: Rohingyas will be taken back...

World

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Over 607,000 Rohingya have fled violence and persecution Myanmar’s Rakhine state and sought refuge in...

ASEAN cannot look the  other way

ASEAN cannot look the other way

Opinion

Mon, Nov 13 2017

There was no mention of the Rohingya crisis and Myanmar’s role in it in a draft statement of this year’s...

Duterte sings at Asean gala dinner upon...

Duterte sings at Asean gala dinner upon...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Filipino president performs surprise turn at a summit dinner in Manila, explaining it was ordered by...