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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...

With a little help from our

With a little help from our

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

Danish national first to be convicted...

Danish national first to be convicted...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The convicted person, a Danish citizen of Yemeni descent, was charged with spreading 'false news' after...

Uber: 100% committed to Bangladesh

Uber: 100% committed to Bangladesh

Business

Wed, Mar 28 2018

On Monday, the ride-sharing giant announced it has reached an agreement to combine its business in Southeast...

‘Grab takeover of Uber will not affect...

‘Grab takeover of Uber will not affect...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 27 2018

The deal does not cover Bangladesh and will not have any impact on Uber operations in the country

Imagine a world without malaria

Imagine a world without malaria

Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Eliminating malaria is not only necessary, but possible

Thai prime minister: Bangladesh is a...

Thai prime minister: Bangladesh is a...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 15 2018

The Thai premier pledged his full support for Bangladesh's bid for membership in Mekong-Ganga Cooperation...

Uber will aggressively invest in Southeast...

Uber will aggressively invest in Southeast...

Business

Fri, Feb 23 2018

Uber is preparing to sell its Southeast Asia ride-hailing business to Grab in return for a substantial...

India plans closer Southeast Asia maritime...

India plans closer Southeast Asia maritime...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Narendra Modi has invited the leaders of all ten Asean nations to join him in the Republic Day celebrations...