Does Thailand need another coup?

The coup was the easy part. Source: WikimediaIncompetent economic policies and repression of any form of protest appear to be dominating the Thai news...

Thais probe US ambassador for royal defamation

US President Barack Obama and then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meet Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej in 2012. Source: WikimediaThe US ambassador to Thailand is...

Indonesia quiet ahead of elections

Politics in Depok is being dominated by coalition deals. Source: WikimediaIndonesians will vote in the country's first simultaneous local elections on Wednesday (December 9)....

Philippines eyes rosy economic future

Can the Philippines scale new economic heights? Volcano Mayon, Albay Province, Philippines. Source: PixabayThe Philippines is trying to sell itself as a manufacturing hub...

Cambodian ‘doctor’ jailed for mass HIV outbreak

Rural Battambang has limited medical options. Source: Wikimedia An unlicensed Cambodian doctor has been jailed for 25 years after being convicted of infecting more than...

Suu Kyi meets army chief and president

President Thein Sein has promised a peaceful transfer of power. Source:WikimediaMyanmar's victorious National League for Democracy (NLD) leader Aung San Suu Kyi has held...

Giant statues cast shadow over Thai military

The statues of Thai kings dwarf modern-day subjects. Source: ABCThe Thai military has opened a second investigation into allegations of graft surrounding seven huge...

Refugee arrives in Cambodia from Pacific island

Nauru, the world’s smallest republic, is home to hundreds of refugees who hoped to reach Australia. Source: WikimediaA fifth refugee from the Pacific island of...

Asean set to unveil vision for future

Photo: Wikimedia Commons.The blueprint for Asean's future will top the agenda for the 27th regional summit in November 21 in Kuala Lumpur.The 2025 blueprint...

Triumphant Suu Kyi returns to parliament

Aung San Suu KyiMyanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi returned to parliament in the capital Naypyitaw on Monday along with dozens of Union Solidarity and Development Party...

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EU and HRW slam Cambodia clampdown

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says Cambodia should drop all charges against the opposition leader Kem Sokha (pictured) and allow exiled critics to return to...

Singapore bans PMDs from public sidewalks

Singapore’s recent ban on personal mobility devices from footpaths, while sudden and unexpected, has been generally well-received by the public and food delivery companies.Just...

Philippines gets $500M funding from World Bank

The World Bank has committed worth $500 million to support the Philippines’ Agriculture department. In a statement over the weekend, Agriculture Secretary William Dar said...