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Burma: Where Old Is New, Again
January 07, 2011
Burma: Where Old Is New, Again
Despite the release of Aung San Suu Kyi and a new name, Burma’s the same. But it’s not the only problem country in Asia.
Burma: Where Old Is New, Again
Cambodia and Human Trafficking
January 05, 2011
Cambodia and Human Trafficking
Cambodia has shown little inclination to tackle the problem of the human trafficking of its citizens.
Cambodia and Human Trafficking
Maverick Mahathir
January 05, 2011
Maverick Mahathir
Malaysian Maverick may not have cashed in on review buzz. But it still offers a great insight into Malaysian politics.
Maverick Mahathir
Laos, Philippines Talk Cash
December 31, 2010
Laos, Philippines Talk Cash
Laos and the Philippines have introduced new banknote designs. Not everyone is happy with them.
Laos, Philippines Talk Cash
Top 10 Newsmakers of 2010
December 29, 2010
Top 10 Newsmakers of 2010
From WikiLeaks to tragic accidents to the release of Suu Kyi — its been a busy year in South-east Asia.
Top 10 Newsmakers of 2010
Laos Tops Bourse Rivals?
December 26, 2010
Laos Tops Bourse Rivals?
Will Laos trump its bigger, richer regional South-east Asian rivals in the bourse stakes?
Laos Tops Bourse Rivals?
December 24, 2010
Are Filipinos Asian?
The Philippines is part of South-east Asia geographically. But many Filipinos feel a closer attachment to the West.
Are Filipinos Asian?
Good Tidings, Comfort & Joy?
December 22, 2010
Good Tidings, Comfort & Joy?
Thousands of refugees in South-east Asia face a gloomy Christmas and New Year period.
Good Tidings, Comfort & Joy?
Too Many Doctors in Malaysia
December 20, 2010
Too Many Doctors in Malaysia
Faced with too many doctors, Malaysia imposes a five-year moratorium on medical courses.
Too Many Doctors in Malaysia
Singapore 'Insults' Neighbours
December 18, 2010
Singapore 'Insults' Neighbours
The WikiLeaks cables show just how scathing Singaporean officials can be about their neighbours.
Singapore 'Insults' Neighbours
Hun Sen Holds Key for Prince
December 16, 2010
Hun Sen Holds Key for Prince
Will Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen give the green light for Prince Norodom Ranariddh’s comeback?
Hun Sen Holds Key for Prince
Singapore's Infrastructure Creaks
December 14, 2010
Singapore's Infrastructure Creaks
Orchard Road shopping area floods beg a question: Can Singapore’s infrastructure cope with its population?
Singapore's Infrastructure Creaks
WikiLeaks’ Thai Revelations?
December 13, 2010
WikiLeaks’ Thai Revelations?
WikiLeaks sheds some interesting light on the case of alleged arms smuggler Viktor Bout.
WikiLeaks’ Thai Revelations?
Assange's Cult Hero Status?
December 08, 2010
Assange's Cult Hero Status?
By insisting on the prosecution of the WikiLeaks head, Gillard and co. have only risked bumping him to cult hero status.
Assange's Cult Hero Status?
December 07, 2010
Human Peddlers Eye Bangkok
Pushed out of Kuala Lumpur, human traffickers now have their eyes on Bangkok as a South-east Asia entry point.
Human Peddlers Eye Bangkok
WikiLeaks Exposes Kim Flab Jab
December 03, 2010
WikiLeaks Exposes Kim Flab Jab
Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew has some blunt words for the US about an ‘old and flabby’ Kim Jong-il.
WikiLeaks Exposes Kim Flab Jab
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