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southeast asia

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  1. Thailand, Bangkok city skyline, high rise

    Commentary: Two decades post Asian financial crisis, how Southeast Asia can keep up stunning growth

    For ASEAN to continue to prosper in 2019 and beyond, they’ll need to drive harder for regional integration, says HSBC Singapore’s Tony Cripps.
  2. FILE PHOTO - People vote behind booths at a polling station in Bangkok

    Redrawing boundaries, lawsuits cast doubt on credibility of Thai election

    Thailand will soon hold its first election since the military seized power in a 2014 coup and many hope the vote will return Southeast Asia's ...
  3. China's President Xi Jinping speaks as Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte listens during a S

    Commentary: China's premature bid for hegemony in Southeast Asia

    China's rising influence has provoked backlash across the region with growing number of countries in Asia revisiting their economic relations with ...
  4. New Content Item

    Egyptian tech transport start up Swvl heads to Southeast Asia

  5. Britain leaving the European Union would strip the bloc of a nuclear-armed global player and prove

    Commentary: Brexit is bringing the UK back to Southeast Asia. Will Asian countries buy it?

    The United Kingdom sees engagement in Southeast Asia as a key part of its 'Global Britain' stance but can it commit to having a sustained presence?
  6. Korea tourism

    World tourism numbers up 6% in first half of 2018: UN

  7. File Photo Hot Weather

    Commentary: Rising temperatures will make Southeast Asian economies sweat

    Climate change could wreak havoc on productivity in Southeast Asia and increase business risks, says one environment expert.
  8. nlb survey - josephine chia

    Commentary: I am Peranakan not Chinese

    It feels awkward to be reflected as Chinese on my Identity Card, says prominent Peranakan writer Josephine Chia.
  9. Collison, co-founder and CEO at Stripe, delivers a keynote speech at the Mobile World Congress in B

    US fintech startup Stripe valued at US$20 billion in latest funding round

    Stripe also said it will open a new engineering hub in Singapore.
  10. Char Kway Teow hawker

    Commentary: A piece of Southeast Asia in a Singapore dish

    With the threat of climate change, it is important for Singapore to join hands with other ASEAN countries to enhance food security where so many ...