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Bonkers AFC Cup highlights Asian game has a long way to go - South China Morning Post

Bonkers AFC Cup highlights Asian game has a long way to go  South China Morning Post

Asia's second cup competition complicated by geographic spread and standards of member leagues.

21 Apr 2019 | 12:19 am

Asians dip into Japanese-style hot spring baths - Nikkei Asian Review

Asians dip into Japanese-style hot spring baths  Nikkei Asian Review

DALIAN, China -- Japanese-style hot springs or onsen are bubbling up across East and Southeast Asia as Japanese companies and others tout the wonders.

20 Apr 2019 | 9:34 pm

[OPINION] Remembering 'Amba' Rod Severino - Rappler

[OPINION] Remembering 'Amba' Rod Severino  Rappler

Former ASEAN secretary-general Rodolfo Severino Jr passes away on April 19, 2019, at the age of 82. Here's how I remember him.

20 Apr 2019 | 8:00 pm

On the trail of poachers in the Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia - The Times

On the trail of poachers in the Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia  The Times

The moment I spotted the AK-47, I realised this wasn't going to be your average five-star hotel excursion. My guide, Sowath, explained that the rifle slung over ...

20 Apr 2019 | 6:01 pm

A formula for the Philippines, China, and Vietnam in the West Philippine Sea-South China Sea and other participants - Manila Bulletin

A formula for the Philippines, China, and Vietnam in the West Philippine Sea-South China Sea and other participants  Manila Bulletin

At some point now or sooner than later, the claimants in the South China Sea/West Philippine Sea will have to sit down and agree on a seismic and oil ...

20 Apr 2019 | 9:01 am

One year after Easter pardons, Cambodian refugees find fragile stability - NBC News

One year after Easter pardons, Cambodian refugees find fragile stability  NBC News

Ex-California Gov. Jerry Brown granted more than 1000 pardons, several of them to Cambodian refugees facing deportation after criminal convictions.

20 Apr 2019 | 6:02 am

ASEAN journalists in danger - The Asean Post

ASEAN journalists in danger  The Asean Post

50 percent of ASEAN countries performed poorly in the 2019 World Press Freedom Index.

20 Apr 2019 | 4:48 am

Taking A Spin At Russian Roulette - Forbes

Taking A Spin At Russian Roulette  Forbes

Play Russian baccarat, Russian blackjack and more in Primorsky Krai Integrated Entertainment Zone outside Vladivostok. Hong Kong listed Summit Ascent runs ...

20 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

FSS calls on financial institutions to forge long-term ties with SE Asia | #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

FSS calls on financial institutions to forge long-term ties with SE Asia | #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

The Investor South Korea's Financial Supervisory *Service* urged financial institutions based in Korea to foster a “long-lasting relationship” with Southeast Asian ...

20 Apr 2019 | 1:14 am

How Huawei beat US 5G propaganda war in Southeast Asia - South China Morning Post

How Huawei beat US 5G propaganda war in Southeast Asia  South China Morning Post

Huawei's 5G technology is under fire in the West, but there is a region of the world where Washington's anti-China propaganda war was lost long ago: Southeast ...

19 Apr 2019 | 11:45 pm

EOS Macau Summit 2019 Successfully Held on Chinese Lantern Festival - Nasdaq

EOS Macau Summit 2019 Successfully Held on Chinese Lantern Festival  Nasdaq

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 20, 2019-- The "EOS Macau Summit 2019" was successfully held in Macau on Chinese Lantern Festival, 2019. More than 300 guests.

19 Apr 2019 | 10:54 pm

Mitsubishi testing their new regional jet - The Thaiger

Mitsubishi testing their new regional jet  The Thaiger

PHOTO: The Japan Times. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' new 88-passenger Mitsubishi Regional Jet is testing the skies just as rivals Embraer and Bombardier ...

19 Apr 2019 | 10:30 pm

Unhappy Vietnam file complaint after they are seeded in the lowest pot in 2019 Southeast Asian Games football - FOX Sports Asia

Unhappy Vietnam file complaint after they are seeded in the lowest pot in 2019 Southeast Asian Games football  FOX Sports Asia

The Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) have lodged a complaint after their national team were seeded in the lowest ranked pot for the men's football competition ...

19 Apr 2019 | 9:43 pm

25th CARAT Exercise Kicks Off - Seabee Magazine

25th CARAT Exercise Kicks Off  Seabee Magazine

Courtesy Story, Logistics Group Western Pacific. SINGAPORE – Commander, Task Force 73 announced the beginning of the 25th annual Cooperation Afloat ...

19 Apr 2019 | 8:31 am

Indonesia's 'smooth' polls a beacon in sea of strongmen: analysts - The Japan Times

Indonesia's 'smooth' polls a beacon in sea of strongmen: analysts  The Japan Times

Indonesia pulled off a complex yet peaceful election across its vast and ethnically diverse island territory this week, cementing its place as a democratic.

19 Apr 2019 | 3:40 am

'Cambodian Rock Band' at Victory Gardens: You're watching a breakout moment for a playwright — plus songs by Dengue Fever - Chicago Tribune

'Cambodian Rock Band' at Victory Gardens: You're watching a breakout moment for a playwright — plus songs by Dengue Fever  Chicago Tribune

The most fun you can ever have as a critic is watching a talented scribe take a great leap — in both thematic ambition and theatrical accomplishment.

18 Apr 2019 | 1:00 pm

Asia’s first-round aspirants in focus - FIFA.com

Asia’s first-round aspirants in focus  FIFA.com

FIFA.com takes a look at the 12 competing nations ahead of Round 1 AFC 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

18 Apr 2019 | 12:26 pm

Introduction: Vietnam, Laos, & Cambodia - One Mile at a Time

Introduction: Vietnam, Laos, & Cambodia  One Mile at a Time

The overview for Tiffany's whirlwind trip through Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia, including planning details and and outline of everything we did.

18 Apr 2019 | 9:03 am

Opening of a rail service between Thailand and Cambodia in Sa Kaew - The Thaiger

Opening of a rail service between Thailand and Cambodia in Sa Kaew  The Thaiger

The Thai PM Prayut Chan-o-cha is leading a delegation to officiate at the opening of a new rail *service* between Thailand and Cambodia at Klong Luek railway ...

18 Apr 2019 | 8:53 am

China's hog hell in Year of the Pig | Article - Asia Times

China's hog hell in Year of the Pig | Article  Asia Times

African swine fever could kill up to 200 million pigs and trigger a 70% rise in pork prices.

18 Apr 2019 | 7:29 am

Trip to Southeast Asia brings home importance of planting trees - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Trip to Southeast Asia brings home importance of planting trees  Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

My partner Andrea and I just returned from two months of traveling around Southeast Asia: Cambodia and Thailand, but mostly in Vietnam. For many of you who ...

17 Apr 2019 | 2:28 pm

Socceroos face possible showdown with Honda's Cambodia on road to Qatar - SBS - The World Game

Socceroos face possible showdown with Honda's Cambodia on road to Qatar  SBS - The World Game

Pakistan lie between Australia and a possible FIFA World Cup qualifying showdown with Keisuke Honda and Cambodia on the road to Qatar 2022.

17 Apr 2019 | 1:28 am

Op-ed: Intergenerational trauma affects mental health of Southeast Asian-Americans - Daily Bruin

Op-ed: Intergenerational trauma affects mental health of Southeast Asian-Americans  Daily Bruin

I am a second-generation Vietnamese immigrant, a child of refugees from the Vietnam War who lives in the heart of Little Saigon, California. My hometown has ...

16 Apr 2019 | 11:38 pm

Asean morning news for April 17 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for April 17  AEC News Today

The IMF Outlook on ASEAN Member States IMF Deputy Director of Asia Pacific Odd Per Brekk discusses his outlook for ASEAN member states and the possible ...

16 Apr 2019 | 7:23 pm

The Best New Hotels in Asia & Indian Ocean: 2019 Hot List - Condé Nast Traveler

The Best New Hotels in Asia & Indian Ocean: 2019 Hot List  Condé Nast Traveler

In this year's Hot List—our picks of the year's top hotel openings—Asia and the Indian Ocean lay claim to 18 hot properties.

16 Apr 2019 | 7:12 am

The day the nightmare started | Article - Asia Times

The day the nightmare started | Article  Asia Times

When the Khmer Rouge took over Cambodia, photographer Roland Neveu captured the start of what became a genocide.

16 Apr 2019 | 2:50 am

Asean morning news for April 16 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for April 16  AEC News Today

Access to capital hampers smart city creation in the region. Access to capital is the most critical barrier for developing smart cities in Asean nations, including ...

15 Apr 2019 | 7:28 pm

Gateless: A Story of Child Sex Abuse in Cambodia's Temples - Aljazeera.com

Gateless: A Story of Child Sex Abuse in Cambodia's Temples  Aljazeera.com

Two young men sit under the shade of trees in Takeo, Cambodia; Se Bros wears a button-up shirt and jeans and Monk Ry wears his deep orange garb.

15 Apr 2019 | 1:20 am

Vietnam manufacturing tech hub: Strengths and challenges - VentureOutsource.com

Vietnam manufacturing tech hub: Strengths and challenges  VentureOutsource.com

Details when considering manufacturing cost of labor, capabilities and technology, and investment in Vietnam.

14 Apr 2019 | 11:01 pm

Central banks across Southeast Asia are embracing blockchain - Modern Consensus

Central banks across Southeast Asia are embracing blockchain  Modern Consensus

Financial authorities across Southeast Asia are embracing blockchain technology and digital currencies as a way of helping the poor get better access to ...

12 Apr 2019 | 5:45 pm

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen - World Politics Review

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen  World Politics Review

Last year, the Trump administration deported a record number of Cambodians from the United States. On the surface, these deportations appear to be another ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Sustainable development by 2030: Achievable in Cambodia and Asia and the Pacific - Modern Diplomacy

Sustainable development by 2030: Achievable in Cambodia and Asia and the Pacific  Modern Diplomacy

Cambodia's recent development story has much in common with the broader region. Phenomenal growth has changed its economy and society beyond ...

11 Apr 2019 | 3:48 am

Cambodia launches government-funded Startup Center - KrASIA

Cambodia launches government-funded Startup Center  KrASIA

In Cambodia, a government-funded Techo Startup Center was launched earlier with the aim to foster new tech startups in the country, according to local news ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Reinvigorating Japan's twin-track diplomacy in Cambodia - The Japan Times

Reinvigorating Japan's twin-track diplomacy in Cambodia  The Japan Times

A visit to Japan by 10 young politics-oriented Cambodians indicates that Tokyo is working outside the international media limelight to engage with both the ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

US Republican senator registers to lobby for Cambodia - South China Morning Post

US Republican senator registers to lobby for Cambodia  South China Morning Post

Doug Ericksen was criticised for previous trips to Cambodia, including one to monitor the July 2019 elections the White House said were 'neither free nor fair'

5 Apr 2019 | 8:41 pm

Democracy and human rights are in retreat in south-east Asia. Here's why - Sydney Morning Herald

Democracy and human rights are in retreat in south-east Asia. Here's why  Sydney Morning Herald

Brunei is threatening to stone gay people to death, Sri Lanka is reviving the death penalty and leaders are cracking down on journalism in our region.

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia urged to boost funding for 'bride trafficking' pacts - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Cambodia urged to boost funding for 'bride trafficking' pacts  Thomson Reuters Foundation

Tens of thousands of Southeast Asian women have been lured to China by criminal networks promising lucrative jobs, only to be sold as brides.

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Beyond Songkran: New Year fun in Cambodia, Myanmar, and Laos - South China Morning Post

Beyond Songkran: New Year fun in Cambodia, Myanmar, and Laos  South China Morning Post

Water fights, processions, traditional dishes, games and dancing – how you can join in the solar New Year partying in Southeast Asia. From April 14 to 16, ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Thai businesswoman loses 71000 baht in Cambodian scam - The Thaiger

Thai businesswoman loses 71000 baht in Cambodian scam  The Thaiger

FILE PHOTO: Sa Kaew border with Cambodia. A Trat businesswoman, in eastern Thailand, has accused a Cambodian couple of scamming her out of 71,000 ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

US, China Face Off Over 5G in Cambodia - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

US, China Face Off Over 5G in Cambodia  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Amid the race over whose technology will set the standards for 5G networks, country's users just want faster internet on their phones.

30 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

SCIA / Why should you attend foundation programmes before University? - Southeast Asia Globe

SCIA / Why should you attend foundation programmes before University?  Southeast Asia Globe

Are you making plans to choose a tertiary or higher education institution? You may be wondering where to start and whom you can speak to Youths like you,

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Internet crackdown reaches its activist monks - Coda Story

Cambodia's Internet crackdown reaches its activist monks  Coda Story

The sexually explicit photos were plastered over Venerable Luon Sovath's Facebook page, with its more than 100,000 followers. “The monk lacks morals,” one ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Ready for a (digital) revolution? - Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia: Ready for a (digital) revolution?  Southeast Asia Globe

The government in Cambodia recently hosted a digital conference that celebrated the Kingdom's growing tech startup sector while simultaneously discussing ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Joint Patrols Highlight Vietnam-Cambodia Maritime Ties - The Diplomat

Joint Patrols Highlight Vietnam-Cambodia Maritime Ties  The Diplomat

Last week, Vietnam and Cambodia held another iteration of their pre-scheduled list of joint maritime patrols. The development offered a glimpse into one ...

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's First Digital Technology Conference and Exhibition - Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia's First Digital Technology Conference and Exhibition  Southeast Asia Globe

Daily crowds of over ten thousand energized digital technology professionals and enthusiasts from across Southeast Asia, Asia, Europe, and North America, ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

U.S Envoy Calls for ‘Free, Open and Rules-Based Indo-Pacific’ - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

U.S Envoy Calls for ‘Free, Open and Rules-Based Indo-Pacific’  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Over the past two years, Patrick Murphy has been a frequent visitor to Southeast Asia, including two visits to Cambodia in 2017.

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Faces Major Economic Blow as E.U. Weighs Ending Trade Deal - The New York Times

Cambodia Faces Major Economic Blow as E.U. Weighs Ending Trade Deal  The New York Times

BANGKOK — Cambodia faces a serious blow to its economy as the European Union investigates the government's deteriorating human rights record and ...

24 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Asia's Emerging Economies: These 3 Are Booming - InvestAsian

Asia's Emerging Economies: These 3 Are Booming  InvestAsian

Despite all of the gloom and doom about Japan's aging population and China's trade war with the US, Asia is still home to many of the world's most promising ...

23 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia breaks ground on $2bn China-funded expressway - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia breaks ground on $2bn China-funded expressway  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Construction began Friday on Cambodia's first-ever expressway, a $2 billion Chinese-funded project that underscores the country's growin.

23 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asian Women Call For Greater Opportunities, Lament War and Repression - The Cambodia Daily

Southeast Asian Women Call For Greater Opportunities, Lament War and Repression  The Cambodia Daily

International Women's Day was celebrated throughout Southeast Asia on Friday through peaceful processions calling for equal opportunities for all women and ...

10 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia leader Hun Sen considers death sentence for rapists - South China Morning Post

Cambodia leader Hun Sen considers death sentence for rapists  South China Morning Post

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Sunday he is considering proposing a new bill to impose the death sentence for those who rape their daughters or ...

10 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Phnom Penh Brings Southeast Asia to White River Junction - The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh Brings Southeast Asia to White River Junction  The Cambodia Daily

In May 2015, the Polka Dot Restaurant closed its doors after serving eggs and flapjacks for more than a half century in White River Junction. Just across the river ...

7 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

China, Cambodia Hold More War Games - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

China, Cambodia Hold More War Games  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Dragon Gold exercises were held in Kampot province's Chumkiri district on land controlled by Infantry Brigade 70, an elite reserve force for Prime Minister ...

1 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Censorship and silence: south-east Asia suffers under press crackdown - The Guardian

Censorship and silence: south-east Asia suffers under press crackdown  The Guardian

Regional trend sees criminal law repeatedly weaponised to target journalists and muzzle free and fair reporting.

24 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian chef helps home cooks master Southeast Asian cuisine - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian chef helps home cooks master Southeast Asian cuisine  The Cambodia Daily

No need to consult the Moscone Center map to find Channy Laux's booth at the recent Winter Fancy Food Show, a massive San Francisco trade showcase for ...

22 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Japan makes infrastructure push into Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

Japan makes infrastructure push into Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

Japan Inc. is launching a plan intended to make it a bigger development player in Southeast Asia, a region increasingly awash in Chinese money. Cambodia is ...

20 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asia stumbles over politics - Nikkei Asian Review

Southeast Asia stumbles over politics  Nikkei Asian Review

These are challenging times for Southeast Asia. Despite buoyant economies, healthy investment and growing trade ties, predictability and certainty in.

20 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asian Social Innovation Network - Stanford Social Innovation Review

Southeast Asian Social Innovation Network  Stanford Social Innovation Review

SEASIN aims to develop a network of universities that will help support its goals of achieving sustainable and inclusive growth, social cohesion, and equity in ...

15 Feb 2019 | 11:36 am

Cambodia, Asian sourcing's plan B: a 10 billion business is under threat - MDS

Cambodia, Asian sourcing's plan B: a 10 billion business is under threat  MDS

One year to regain the trust of the European Union. Cambodia, another of the fashion production poles in Southeast Asia, could see a 10 billion dollar business ...

13 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Is Cambodia's Foreign Policy Heading in the Right Direction? - The Diplomat

Is Cambodia's Foreign Policy Heading in the Right Direction?  The Diplomat

Cambodia's foreign policy has seen remarkable improvements after 1993 when the country held its UN-organized national election. The Cambodian ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Art / Zen and the art of minimalism in Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

Art / Zen and the art of minimalism in Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

Pich Sopheap's newest installation hangs from the glass roof of National Gallery Singapore, two imposing structures the size and shape of shipping containers ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

China-Cambodia Military Fears in the Headlines with New US Intelligence Report - The Diplomat

China-Cambodia Military Fears in the Headlines with New US Intelligence Report  The Diplomat

Last week, the suggestion that Cambodia could move towards changing its constitution to facilitate growing Chinese military presence in the country led to ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

The rise of disinformation and censorship in south-east Asia - Equal Times

The rise of disinformation and censorship in south-east Asia  Equal Times

South-east Asia is seeing a rapid deterioration of free press and freedom of expression. According to the 2018 Freedom in the World report from the Washington ...

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Brexit fallout: Cambodia's GDP to suffer 'highest losses by far', report states - Southeast Asia Globe

Brexit fallout: Cambodia's GDP to suffer 'highest losses by far', report states  Southeast Asia Globe

A recent report has outlined the potentially damaging effects that Brexit could have on Cambodia and other countries in Southeast Asia.

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM Hun Sen welcomes Beijing’s US$600 million in aid - South China Morning Post

Cambodian PM Hun Sen welcomes Beijing’s US$600 million in aid  South China Morning Post

President Xi Jinping also promised to import 400000 tonnes of rice from Cambodia and vowed to push bilateral trade to US$10 billion by 2023.

22 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Tonle Sap Lake: where fishermen have no fish and no hope - South China Morning Post

Cambodia’s Tonle Sap Lake: where fishermen have no fish and no hope  South China Morning Post

As far as bodies of water go, Cambodia is mostly known for the Mekong River. It provides fish and transport for millions of people and has become a romantic ...

20 Jan 2019 | 1:08 am

Can Cambodian foreign policy find its feet? - East Asia Forum

Can Cambodian foreign policy find its feet?  East Asia Forum

While Western pressure squeezes Cambodia's foreign policy options, internal weaknesses hinder the implementation of a more robust international strategy.

18 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Trade / What the EU's new tariffs mean for Cambodia and Myanmar's rice farmers - Southeast Asia Globe

Trade / What the EU's new tariffs mean for Cambodia and Myanmar's rice farmers  Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia and Myanmar will be forced to pay hefty tariffs to export rice to the EU – and farmers fear that it will hit rice industries hard.

18 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Say No to Plastic / Striving for better health and environment in Cambodia… and Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

Say No to Plastic / Striving for better health and environment in Cambodia… and Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

Since early 2015, Plastic Free Cambodia (PFC) has been the public voice for plastic free awareness in the region. Plastic Free Cambodia might seem like an ...

15 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Beyond belief: when black magic and sorcery in Cambodia turn deadly - South China Morning Post

Beyond belief: when black magic and sorcery in Cambodia turn deadly  South China Morning Post

Outbreaks of disease, unsolved deaths or bad luck are often blamed by villagers on witchcraft, and sometimes there are violent consequences.

14 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Base instinct: Chinese visit to Cambodia reignites rumour of navy port plan - South China Morning Post

Base instinct: Chinese visit to Cambodia reignites rumour of navy port plan  South China Morning Post

*Fresh* from celebrating four decades since the downfall of the former Khmer Rouge rulers, Cambodia welcomed several Chinese warships. Just days after last ...

13 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

China promotes use of yuan among Southeast Asian nations - The Cambodia Daily

China promotes use of yuan among Southeast Asian nations  The Cambodia Daily

China published a five-year blueprint on Friday seeking economic and financial integration between southern Guangxi province and Southeast Asia, ...

13 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Bosch country head on traffic accidents and engineering solutions - Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia: Bosch country head on traffic accidents and engineering solutions  Southeast Asia Globe

Phirum Hay, country head of Bosch in Cambodia, discusses the importance of the Kingdom's adoption of new technologies and modern safety systems in its ...

10 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian view of the region - Khmer Times

Cambodian view of the region  Khmer Times

More than 1000 Southeast Asian experts worry about the region in 2019. The report by the Asean Studies Centre at ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute also finds that ...

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asia wary of China's Belt and Road project, skeptical of US. Survey - The Cambodia Daily

Southeast Asia wary of China's Belt and Road project, skeptical of US. Survey  The Cambodia Daily

Southeast Asian countries should be cautious in negotiating with China on its flagship Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to avoid being trapped in unsustainable ...

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asian Refugees Are the Latest Victims of Trump's Deportation Crackdown - The Nation.

Southeast Asian Refugees Are the Latest Victims of Trump's Deportation Crackdown  The Nation.

While the situation deteriorates at the border, thousands of Southeast Asian refugees who have lived in the US for years are facing renewed pressure.

3 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Elections in Southeast Asia signal uncertain future for democracy - Nikkei Asian Review

Elections in Southeast Asia signal uncertain future for democracy  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Southeast Asia faces mixed prospects for democracy after two contrasting elections this year -- one in Malaysia that sent a corrupt gove.

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Best of The Interpreter 2018: Press freedom in Southeast Asia | The Interpreter - The Interpreter

Best of The Interpreter 2018: Press freedom in Southeast Asia | The Interpreter  The Interpreter

In a region marked by rulers with much to hide, these moves to silence the criticism of the mighty is worrying.

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

'Who is this stupid God?' / Southeast Asian leaders' most controversial quotes 2018 - The Cambodia Daily

'Who is this stupid God?' / Southeast Asian leaders' most controversial quotes 2018  The Cambodia Daily

This year has been a whirlwind of surprising news and geopolitical drama in Southeast Asia, with three elections, infamous imprisonments and a meeting in ...

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

US steps up Southeast Asian refugee deportation operations - The Cambodia Daily

US steps up Southeast Asian refugee deportation operations  The Cambodia Daily

Three dozen Cambodians – one of the largest groups of Southeast Asian refugees to be deported from the United States to date – arrived in Phnom Penh on ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asia Recap 2018: Democracy Continues to Suffer - Council on Foreign Relations

Southeast Asia Recap 2018: Democracy Continues to Suffer  Council on Foreign Relations

In addition to regression on the issue of press freedom, Southeast Asia witnessed backsliding on rights and freedoms in many other areas in 2018, wit…

21 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

2018 in Review: Press Freedom Under Assault in Southeast Asia—Maria Ressa and More - Council on Foreign Relations

2018 in Review: Press Freedom Under Assault in Southeast Asia—Maria Ressa and More  Council on Foreign Relations

2018 was a brutal year, in many ways, for civil society activists, rights advocates, and democratic politicians throughout Southeast Asia. Cambodia's…

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

WWF announces discovery of 157 new species in Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

WWF announces discovery of 157 new species in Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

A bat which looks like *NSYNC's Lance Bass, a gibbon named for Luke Skywalker, and a toad which seems to have come “from Middle Earth,” are among 157 ...

13 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say - The New York Times

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say  The New York Times

A new group of more than 40 deportees, many of them the children of refugees, will be the largest yet to be ejected by the Trump administration.

12 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese bachelors plug gender gap by buying Southeast Asian brides - South China Morning Post

Chinese bachelors plug gender gap by buying Southeast Asian brides  South China Morning Post

Largely driven by poverty, tens of thousands of young Cambodian, Vietnamese, Laos and Myanmar women marry Chinese men each year.

11 Dec 2018 | 5:32 am

Cambodia’s surrogate mothers free to raise their Chinese children - South China Morning Post

Cambodia’s surrogate mothers free to raise their Chinese children  South China Morning Post

Southeast Asia has long been a top destination for couples seeking surrogate mothers. Thailand banned the practice in 2015 after several high-profile cases, ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

The Biggest Misconceptions About Traveling to Southeast Asia - Condé Nast Traveler

The Biggest Misconceptions About Traveling to Southeast Asia  Condé Nast Traveler

“Travelers are often nervous of getting ripped off, and therefore miss out on some experiences. They're wary of tuk-tuk drivers, as they think they're going to get ...

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Operation Mekong: China Solidifies Its Influence in Southeast Asia - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Operation Mekong: China Solidifies Its Influence in Southeast Asia  SPIEGEL ONLINE

China has always wielded significant influence in Southeast Asia. Lately, though, as the West turns its attention elsewhere, Beijing has been seeking to solidify ...

11 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

The entrepreneur aiming to create the Silicon Valley of SE Asia…in rural Cambodia - The Cambodia Daily

The entrepreneur aiming to create the Silicon Valley of SE Asia…in rural Cambodia  The Cambodia Daily

Takeshi Izuka is quietly building a city of the future in the Cambodian wilderness. At the heart of it is a tech university that he says will spearhead similar planned ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Hot Southeast Asian Markets Are Likely to Keep on Booming - Mansion Global

Hot Southeast Asian Markets Are Likely to Keep on Booming  Mansion Global

The real estate markets of Southeast Asia—including those in Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia—have been booming in recent years, and development and ...

14 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asian Youth on Education, Technology and the Future of ASEAN – IMF Finance & Development Magazine | September 2018 - International Monetary Fund

Southeast Asian Youth on Education, Technology and the Future of ASEAN – IMF Finance & Development Magazine | September 2018  International Monetary Fund

More than half of the population of Southeast Asia is under 30. With brighter prospects than their parents had, Southeast Asian youth chart their own ...

30 Aug 2018 | 8:21 pm

Minister of State for Asia & the Pacific visits Southeast Asia - GOV.UK

Minister of State for Asia & the Pacific visits Southeast Asia  GOV.UK

Foreign & Commonwealth Office Minister of State for Asia & the Pacific, Mark Field, begins a six-country visit to Southeast Asia today (14 August), during which ...

14 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

South East Asia – Thousands Evacuate as Rivers Rise - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

South East Asia – Thousands Evacuate as Rivers Rise - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

1 AUGUST, 2018 BY RICHARD DAVIES. Overflowing rivers have caused severe flooding in parts of South East Asia over the last few days. Around 8,000 ...

3 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Eviscerates Its Free Press—And the Whole Region Suffers - The Atlantic

Cambodia Eviscerates Its Free Press—And the Whole Region Suffers  The Atlantic

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — It is the final stretch of campaign season in Cambodia. The dark-blue posters for Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Cambodian ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asia urged to reject Cambodia's 'sham election' - Nikkei Asian Review

Southeast Asia urged to reject Cambodia's 'sham election'  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations should "delegitimize" the near-certain victory of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in an election ...

25 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Teaching English in Southeast Asia: Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam - IL - International Living

Teaching English in Southeast Asia: Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam - IL  International Living

With more than one billion people learning English worldwide today, there are huge opportunities for English teachers. In fact, demand for native English...

28 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

A primer on China's Belt and Road Initiative plans in South-east Asia - The Business Times

A primer on China's Belt and Road Initiative plans in South-east Asia  The Business Times

The economic potential of China's Belt and Road projects in South-east Asia is huge. But whether that potential can be maximised hinges not on funding or ...

5 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Rangers find 109,217 snares in a single park in Cambodia - The Guardian

Rangers find 109,217 snares in a single park in Cambodia  The Guardian

Snares – either metal or rope – are indiscriminately killing wildlife across Southeast Asia, from elephants to mouse deer. The problem has become so bad that ...

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am