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  1. Spoiled paradise: Plastic waste in Lampung Bay, Indonesia

    Commentary: Recycle or reduce waste? Why Southeast Asia’s ocean plastic pile has no easy answers

    A great number of reasons are fuelling a great deal of ocean plastic, says Tim Hill.
  2. Vietnam hosts ASEAN foreign ministers’ retreat | Video
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    Vietnam hosts ASEAN foreign ministers’ retreat | Video

    As Chair of ASEAN in 2020, Vietnam will host the foreign ministers' retreat on Jan 17 at the seaside resort of Nha Trang. The ministers ...
  3. Staunch China ally Cambodia is preventing Southeast Asia from reaching a consensus on the South

    Commentary: The ups and downs of Laos' road to graduate from least developed country status

    Laos' economic development depends alot on mining and hydropower, which breeds new risk for the country's ambitions to graduate from the United ...
  4. The Singapore trade minister said officials were hopeful of reaching agreement on the China-backed

    Commentary: The brewing discontent with trade and one step to restoring faith in globalisation

    For trade-dependent Singapore, global disenchantment with trade and globalisation is something that needs fixing. Reforms to global taxation rules ...
  5. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks to the media

    Next Budget will be ‘strong, suitable to the state of the world and what the Singapore economy needs’: PM Lee

    The Government is working on a Budget for next year which will be strong and suitable to what the Singapore economy needs, given the state of the ...
  6. The logo of Hyundai Motor is pictured at the second media day for the Shanghai auto show

    Hyundai Motor to invest US$1.55 billion in first Indonesia car plant

    South Korea's Hyundai Motor said on Tuesday (Nov 26) it has signed a preliminary deal to build a new factory in Indonesia, which would be its ...
  7. Overcast skyline in Singapore

    Commentary: Can the RCEP save the Singapore economy?

    While the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is unlikely to add to Singapore’s trade numbers in the short term, it will be a boon for the ...