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A Break for Boracay

From 26 April 2018, tourist hotspot Boracay in the Philippines will close for a 6-month cleanup. Our correspondent Jack Board finds out if the ...

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The Asia Angle is Channel NewsAsia’s in depth look at some of the key issues shaping the region. Join correspondents Pichayada Promchertchoo and Jack Board on the road as they travel to the four corners of Asia.

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Pushing for Divorce in the Philippines

The Philippines is making moves towards permitting divorce. But as Jack Board finds out, plenty of hurdles remain before it becomes legal.
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Thailand's Gun Culture

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"Billionaire Commoner" in Thai Politics

How billionaire Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit is shaking up Thai politics with his progressive Future Forward Party.
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A Break for Boracay

From 26 April 2018, tourist hotspot Boracay in the Philippines will close for a 6-month cleanup. Our correspondent Jack Board finds out if the ...