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Mekong Damned in Laos
March 17, 2011
Mekong Damned in Laos
Despite environmental concerns and local protests, Laos is determined to follow through on a new dam project.
Mekong Damned in Laos
March 16, 2011
A Reporter's Life in Asia
A veteran journalist’s account of reporting from Southeast Asia offers a refreshing and honest account of the region.
A Reporter's Life in Asia
Thai PM's Citizenship Woes?
March 14, 2011
Thai PM's Citizenship Woes?
Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva surprised many last month when he admitted he hadn’t given up British citizenship.
Thai PM's Citizenship Woes?
A Borneo Tea Party
March 09, 2011
A Borneo Tea Party
A tea party deep in Borneo offers a temporary alternative to forming a political party for three Malaysian states.
A Borneo Tea Party
Internet Freedom Under Threat
March 06, 2011
Internet Freedom Under Threat
Internet freedom is coming under increasing threat in Southeast Asia from overbearing governments.
Internet Freedom Under Threat
Malaysia's Cheap Labour Crisis
March 04, 2011
Malaysia's Cheap Labour Crisis
Malaysia is facing a labour shortage. Will plans to relax a freeze on foreign service sector workers help?
Malaysia's Cheap Labour Crisis
March 03, 2011
The New Sultan of Sulu
Locals in East Malaysia aren’t amused by a businessman’s decision to proclaim himself the new Sultan of Sulu.
The New Sultan of Sulu
Malaysian Pie in the Sky?
March 02, 2011
Malaysian Pie in the Sky?
Will a new Malaysian development project aimed at cashing in on proximity to Singapore end up a waste of money?
Malaysian Pie in the Sky?
Philippines' OFW  Dependency
March 02, 2011
Philippines' OFW Dependency
Unrest in the Middle East has shown how dependent the country is on remittances from Overseas Filipino Workers.
Philippines' OFW Dependency
Suu Kyi Strikes a Chord
March 01, 2011
Suu Kyi Strikes a Chord
Burma’s opposition leader speaks out on Egypt, democracy and social media.
Suu Kyi Strikes a Chord
No Christmas For Muslims?
February 25, 2011
No Christmas For Muslims?
Official guidelines for Malaysia’s Muslims celebrating non-Islamic events won’t help with national harmony.
No Christmas For Muslims?
February 24, 2011
Singapore Drives AFTA
An ASEAN free trade area has steered member countries toward a brighter future. Singapore leads the way.
Singapore Drives AFTA
Radicals Echo JI Across Indonesia
February 22, 2011
Radicals Echo JI Across Indonesia
Indonesia had some success against terrorists in 2010. But recent protests suggest the hardliners are still a threat.
Radicals Echo JI Across Indonesia
Why Now for Thai-Cambodia Row?
February 18, 2011
Why Now for Thai-Cambodia Row?
Current Thailand-Cambodia tensions likely aren’t just about Preah Vihear. Their leaders may have their eyes on elections.
Why Now for Thai-Cambodia Row?
Joe Jackson goes to Happyland
February 17, 2011
Joe Jackson goes to Happyland
Michael Jackson’s father, Joe, is reportedly promoting a major new theme park called Happyland—in Vietnam.
Joe Jackson goes to Happyland
February 15, 2011
Burma Arrests Publisher
The arrest of Australian publisher Ross Dunkley suggests it’s business as usual for Burma’s ruling junta.
Burma Arrests Publisher
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