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As Asia's tropical storm season arrives,...

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives,...

World

Wed, Jun 3 2020

'One event could create damage which costs millions to repair, maybe even closer to hundreds of millions...

Coronavirus: Researchers ponder why...

Coronavirus: Researchers ponder why...

World

Sun, May 31 2020

Parts of Asia reacted quickly to the threat and largely started social distancing earlier on

Asia's pandemic stimulus may slow the...

Asia's pandemic stimulus may slow the...

World

Tue, May 12 2020

China’s coal imports in April surged 22% from a year earlier, as traders jumped on low prices to...

Europe emerges from confinement but...

Europe emerges from confinement but...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 11 2020

More than 31,800 have died in Britain -- a figure second only to the United States

Asia coronavirus cases hit 250,000 but...

Asia coronavirus cases hit 250,000 but...

East Asia

Tue, May 5 2020

At 250,650, Asia now accounts for just 7% of global cases, compared with 40% for Europe and 34% for North...

Asia's mosques deserted as coronavirus...

Asia's mosques deserted as coronavirus...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 27 2020

At Indonesia's main Istiqlal mosque, the biggest in Southeast Asia, the call to evening Maghib prayers...

Asia’s food 2.0 entrepreneurs are innovating...

Asia’s food 2.0 entrepreneurs are innovating...

Climate Change

Thu, Apr 23 2020

Asia faces a massive challenge to feed 5 billion people – over half of the world’s population...

Lessons from the pandemic

Lessons from the pandemic

Saleem Samad

Mon, Apr 20 2020

Asian models that actually combated Covid-19

Asia cracks down on Covid-19 'fake...

Asia cracks down on Covid-19 'fake...

East Asia

Fri, Apr 10 2020

At least 266 people have been arrested for posting coronavirus-related information in 10 Asian...

A test we need to pass

A test we need to pass

Editorial

Fri, Apr 3 2020

When it comes to the testing process, we cannot afford any deficiencies

Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

World

Fri, Apr 3 2020

The facility is designed to offer dedicated financing for the next 18 months for qualifying

WHO official: Coronavirus epidemic far...

WHO official: Coronavirus epidemic far...

World

Tue, Mar 31 2020

'The focus of the epidemic is now on Europe, but that will likely shift to other regions'

How we can give a boost to the

How we can give a boost to the

Anik Kabir

Thu, Feb 6 2020

What can be done to get the SDG train back on track in Asia?

How mega infrastructure projects in...

How mega infrastructure projects in...

D2

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Huge investments in infrastructure are redefining global development, from China’s Belt and Road...

US commerce secretary: Trump committed...

US commerce secretary: Trump committed...

North America

Mon, Nov 4 2019

They will continue to negotiate trade deals with countries in this region

A sea of change

A sea of change

Anik Kabir

Sat, Nov 2 2019

How mega infrastructure projects in Africa, Asia, and Latin America are reshaping development

An emerging superpower?

An emerging superpower?

Rumi Kawser

Sun, Oct 27 2019

How Asia transformed from the poorest continent in the world into a global economic powerhouse

An impressive rise

An impressive rise

Editorial

Sun, Oct 20 2019

We continue to lag behind many other Asian countries in the ease of doing business

Covering Climate Now – climate change...

Covering Climate Now – climate change...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Asians will face the brunt of climate change

Asean’s difficult balancing act

Asean’s difficult balancing act

Anik Kabir

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Ongoing tensions in Asia have become more worrisome

Infographic: Dozens dead in India, Bangladesh,...

Infographic: Dozens dead in India, Bangladesh,...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Dozens of people have died and millions more have been forced from their homes after heavy monsoon floods...