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South-East Asia

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Vaccinated travellers from 'any country in the world' are now permitted to visit Phuket and its...

Komodo dragon declared endangered

Komodo dragon declared endangered

South-East Asia

Sun, Sep 5 2021

Rising seas threaten limited habitat of giant Indonesian lizards

Asean envoy to Myanmar calls for 4-month...

Asean envoy to Myanmar calls for 4-month...

South-East Asia

Sun, Sep 5 2021

Yusof proposed the cease-fire until the end of this year in a videoconference with Myanmar's military-appointed...

Hybrid strain hits Vietnam, maybe Thailand...

Hybrid strain hits Vietnam, maybe Thailand...

South-East Asia

Wed, Jun 2 2021

The Vietnamese health officials said lab tests had shown the hybrid strain was more transmissible by...

Thailand bans travellers from...

Thailand bans travellers from...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

The country has also banned travellers from Nepal and Pakistan

Top US commander fears Chinese invasion...

Top US commander fears Chinese invasion...

East Asia

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Taiwan split from China at the end of a civil war in 1949 and exists under the constant threat of invasion...

Thailand mulls waiving quarantine for...

Thailand mulls waiving quarantine for...

World

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The move could bolster Thailand’s tourism sector that contributed about one-fifth to the nation’s...

Biden presses Xi on HK, Xinjiang in...

Biden presses Xi on HK, Xinjiang in...

World

Thu, Feb 11 2021

The two leaders also spoke about the Covid-19 pandemic, climate change and weapons proliferation

Uber posts big loss as pandemic clobbers...

Uber posts big loss as pandemic clobbers...

World

Thu, Feb 11 2021

Revenue in the quarter was $3.2 billion, a 16% decrease from the same period a year earlier

Riot police break up Bangkok rally against...

Riot police break up Bangkok rally against...

World

Mon, Feb 1 2021

The Myanmar army detained NLD leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other politicians on Monday

Dancing, gaming and trolling: This week...

This week on the US campaign trail

North America

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Trump Tower in Chicago was lit up with the names of Trump's Democratic rival Joe Biden and his running...

Thailand: Protesters gather at Victory...

Thai protesters gather at Victory...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 21 2020

One of the main events was in Songkhla, where about 2,000 people gathered at the district office in Sathing...

Travel Turmoil: Thailand closed for...

Travel Turmoil: Thailand closed for...

World

Tue, Aug 11 2020

'This is a devastating blow for normal tourism. The only revenues in tourism are in the domestic...

Can Suu Kyi stand up to the lawsuit...

Can Suu Kyi stand up to the lawsuit...

Larry Jagan

Mon, Dec 2 2019

International pressure to rehabilitate the Rohingya and reform Rakhine is unlikely to dissipate

Asean’s difficult balancing act

Asean’s difficult balancing act

Anik Kabir

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Ongoing tensions in Asia have become more worrisome

'Avengers' blast past 'Titanic' to all-time...

'Avengers' blast past 'Titanic' to all-time...

Showtime

Tue, May 7 2019

That exalted number, which includes the film's estimated take of $145.8 million this three-day weekend...

Star Wars concert to be held in...

Star Wars concert to be held in...

D2

Tue, Mar 26 2019

The first epic event in the region to play music from all the films with a full 80-piece orchestra and...

K-pop star Ha Sung Woon set to greet...

K-pop star Ha Sung Woon set to greet...

Showtime

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Presented by Do Concert and Search Live, this is a chance for his fan club, Haneul, to see the 24-year-old...

Thai Princess Ubolratana move into politics...

Thai Princess Ubolratana move into politics...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Feb 8 2019

As they checked in at the Election Commission office, they showed an army of reporters a document confirming...

John Mayer to tour Bangkok in

John Mayer to tour Bangkok in

Showtime

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The seven-time Grammy winner is best known for hits such as New Light, Gravity, Love On The Weekend,...

Young Bowie too 'amateur' for BBC

Young Bowie too 'amateur' for BBC

D2

Sun, Feb 3 2019

The panel had reviewed a three-song audition by David Bowie and the Lower Third — one of many bands...