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Myanmar junta unlikely to grant Asean...

Asean envoy-Suu Kyi meeting...

South-East Asia

Sat, Oct 2 2021

A junta spokesman says it would be "difficult to allow for meetings with those who are facing...

Asean to strengthen cooperation to combat...

Asean for cooperation to combat transnational...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Sep 30 2021

Asean countries will also focus on related opportunities and challenges in the post Covid-19 era

Asean's Myanmar envoy in talks with...

Asean's Myanmar envoy in talks with...

South-East Asia

Sat, Sep 4 2021

Asean has been trying to end violence in Myanmar and open a dialogue between the military rulers and...

FM Momen urges Asean members to ‘intervene’...

Momen urges Asean members to help repatriate...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Aug 8 2021

It's crucial to maintain regional peace to attain full potential, says the foreign minister

Dhaka calls for Asean leaders’ concerted...

Dhaka calls for Asean efforts to tackle...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Aug 6 2021

Support sought in solving Rohingya crisis to minimize impact on climate

Brunei's Erywan Yusof new Asean  envoy...

Erywan Yusof new Asean envoy to...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 4 2021

He will be tasked with reducing violence and opening dialogue between the military rulers and their opponents...

Myanmar jail vaccinates hundreds amid...

Myanmar jail vaccinates hundreds amid...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jul 29 2021

With the death toll rising, military authorities, facing widespread opposition since a February coup,...

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The National Unity Government has called for an invitation to the Asean meeting in Min Aung Hlaing's...

Asean leaders to meet over Myanmar

Asean leaders to meet over Myanmar

South-East Asia

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Activists say at least 557 people have since been killed in a crackdown by security forces on protests...

Myanmar police fire stun grenades as...

Myanmar police fire stun grenades at...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 2 2021

US push for 'intense' UN Security Council talks

Infographic: Asian leaders sign world’s...

Infographic: Asian leaders sign world’s...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Asian leaders are due to sign the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a mammoth trade...

With eye on China, Japan's Suga seeks...

Suga seeks tighter ties with Vietnam,...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Suga’s trip follows last week’s Tokyo meeting of the ‘Quad,’ an informal grouping...

China warns Asian countries to be vigilant...

China warns Asian countries over US...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 13 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has previously said Washington wants a ‘free and open’...

Rohingya repatriation: Dhaka seeks proactive...

Dhaka seeks Bangkok, Asean’s role in...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 8 2020

The failure to repatriate the Rohingyas to their homes will jeopardize regional and international security,...

FM tells Asean: Rohingyas lack confidence...

'Rohingyas lack confidence in Myanmar...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Bangladesh is hosting over 1.1 million Rohingyas in Cox's Bazar district who are forcibly displaced...

China says US biggest threat to peace...

China says US biggest threat to peace...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 10 2020

China has reinforced its claim to the South China Sea by building up small shoals and reefs into military...

Asean ministers vow to cooperate on...

Asean ministers vow to cooperate on...

World

Fri, Jan 17 2020

We welcomed the invitation by the US President to convene a Special Summit to commemorate the 5th Anniversary...

Myanmar govt-Rohingya meeting ends without...

Myanmar govt-Rohingya meeting ends without...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Dec 18 2019

Naypyidaw outright rejects int’l presence in Rakhine demanded by Rohingya

Indo-Pacific business forum: Quality...

Indo-Pacific business forum: Quality...

Business

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Over 600 business executives from other Indo-Pacific countries including Bangladesh participated in the...

Vietnam to play positive role over Rohingya...

Vietnam to play positive role over Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Vietnam is likely to take over as the Asean chair from January 2020

Warships and aircraft ready for first...

Warships and aircraft ready for first...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 2 2019

The first Asean-US Maritime Exercise (AUMX) between the regional bloc and Washington lasts for five days,...