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How Covid-19 in Southeast Asia is threatening...

How Covid in SE Asia is threatening...

Business

Wed, Oct 6 2021

Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand are three of the region's major manufacturing hubs and produce goods...

Labour export market recovering as economies...

Labour export market recovering as economies...

Business

Tue, Oct 5 2021

But still no major breakthrough in major markets, say insiders

Unicef calls for schools to reopen in...

Unicef calls for schools to reopen

World

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The Asian Development Bank estimated school closures lasting more than a year could slash future earnings...

US top diplomat Blinken to court Southeast...

Blinken to court Southeast Asia in virtual...

World

Sun, Aug 1 2021

The United States shipped 3 million doses of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine to Vietnam and it has sent...

Southeast Asia Covid-19 cases hit new...

Southeast Asia Covid-19 cases hit new...

South-East Asia

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Indonesia has Southeast Asia's biggest caseload with more than 3.1 million infections and 83,000...

Cases surge as Southeast Asia reels...

Southeast Asia reels from Delta...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jul 9 2021

Governments in Southeast Asia have been tightening measures, hoping targeted lockdowns will act as circuit-breakers...

AstraZeneca on track to meet Southeast...

AstraZeneca on track to meet Southeast...

South-East Asia

Mon, Jun 28 2021

AstraZeneca said Thailand, which is manufacturing its vaccine locally, will have received its agreed...

Covid jab maker BioNTech to build Southeast...

BioNTech to build SE Asia manufacturing...

World

Mon, May 10 2021

BioNTech is now supplying more than 90 countries worldwide, and is expecting to ramp up its production...

Facebook, Google plan new undersea cables...

FB, Google plan new undersea cables...

World

Tue, Mar 30 2021

Aside from the Southeast Asian cables, Facebook was continuing with its broader subsea plans in Asia...

Trump skips Southeast Asia summit for...

Trump skips Southeast Asia summit...

North America

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Trump attended the Asean summit in 2017, but sent only representatives during the last two meeting

Indonesia suffers first recession in...

Indonesia suffers first recession in...

Business

Thu, Nov 5 2020

Gross domestic product (GDP) shrank by a slightly more than expected 3.49% year-on-year as household...

OP-ED: Beyond borders

OP-ED: Beyond borders

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Sat, Aug 22 2020

Beijing is back with much bigger ideas

WAN-IFRA Women in News Leadership Accelerator...

WAN-IFRA Women in News Leadership Accelerator...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The three month long program will help journalists learn media management, financial management,  and...

Amid pandemic, SE Asian nations warn...

Amid pandemic, SE Asian nations warn...

World

Fri, Jun 26 2020

'Even as our region struggles to contain Covid-19, alarming incidents in the South China Sea...

Southeast Asian leaders vow to cooperate...

Southeast Asian leaders vow to cooperate...

Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 14 2020

The meeting, chaired by Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, agreed member states should "enhance...

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Editorial

Thu, Oct 31 2019

There remains tremendous untapped potential that could be realized through cooperation

Regional cooperation stressed for trade...

Regional cooperation stressed for trade...

Business

Tue, Oct 29 2019

This was said by participants in a roundtable organized by South East Asian Cooperation (Seaco) Foundation...

Covering Climate Now – climate change...

Covering Climate Now – climate change...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Asians will face the brunt of climate change

UN: Organized crime outpaces authorities...

UN: Organized crime outpaces authorities...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Such groups generate profit of tens of billions of dollars each year

Fast-tracking public health

Fast-tracking public health

Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Tue, Feb 12 2019

The right to health is a good in itself, as well as a means toward economic development

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