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Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The National Unity Government has called for an invitation to the Asean meeting in Min Aung Hlaing's...

Asean leaders to meet over Myanmar

Asean leaders to meet over Myanmar

South-East Asia

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Activists say at least 557 people have since been killed in a crackdown by security forces on protests...

Myanmar police fire stun grenades as...

Myanmar police fire stun grenades at...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 2 2021

US push for 'intense' UN Security Council talks

Infographic: Asian leaders sign world’s...

Infographic: Asian leaders sign world’s...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Asian leaders are due to sign the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a mammoth trade...

With eye on China, Japan's Suga seeks...

Suga seeks tighter ties with Vietnam,...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Suga’s trip follows last week’s Tokyo meeting of the ‘Quad,’ an informal grouping...

China warns Asian countries to be vigilant...

China warns Asian countries over US...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 13 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has previously said Washington wants a ‘free and open’...

Rohingya repatriation: Dhaka seeks proactive...

Dhaka seeks Bangkok, Asean’s role in...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 8 2020

The failure to repatriate the Rohingyas to their homes will jeopardize regional and international security,...

FM tells Asean: Rohingyas lack confidence...

'Rohingyas lack confidence in Myanmar...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Bangladesh is hosting over 1.1 million Rohingyas in Cox's Bazar district who are forcibly displaced...

China says US biggest threat to peace...

China says US biggest threat to peace...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 10 2020

China has reinforced its claim to the South China Sea by building up small shoals and reefs into military...

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