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  1. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Alibaba Group is seen at the company's headquarters in Hangzhou

    Commentary: Why is Alibaba planning to pour S$3 billion into Grab?

    Recent news of Alibaba Group's US$3 billion investment into ride-hailing company Grab is the latest of its ventures in Southeast Asia as it looks ...
  2. Insight FY2021 ep 19
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    Ep 19: Poverty In Asia: Indonesia

    Will COVID-19 outbreak trigger another major economic crisis and push millions of Indonesians into extreme poverty? 
  3. Insight FY2021 ep 18
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    Ep 18: Poverty In Asia: The Philippines

    The people in the Philippines are suffering from one of the toughest and longest lockdowns in the world, slipping the economy into its worst ...
  4. A Grab logo is pictured at the Money 20/20 Asia Fintech Trade Show in Singapore

    Alibaba is in talks to invest US$3 billion in Grab: Bloomberg News

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is in talks to invest US$3 billion into Southeast Asia's biggest ridehailing firm Grab Holdings Inc, Bloomberg News ...
  5. The foreign ministers of 10 Southeast Asian countries begin an online summit Wednesday

    US-China tensions set to dominate Southeast Asia summit

    US-China rivalry is set to dominate discussions as the foreign ministers of 10 Southeast Asian countries begin an online summit Wednesday, with ...
  6. Filipinos queue for government aid amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Quezon

    Philippines confirms 3,637 COVID-19 infections, 94 more deaths

    The Philippines reported 3,637 new coronavirus infections and 94 more deaths on Saturday, taking its tally to 213,131 cases and a toll of 3,419, ...
  7. Laos Mekong River

    COVID-19 has prompted stimulus measures, but Southeast Asian governments may be missing the chance to go green: Experts

    Governments around the world are injecting money into their respective economies amid the pandemic. In Southeast Asia though, analysis shows ...
  8. Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Manila

    Philippines' COVID-19 cases total close to 190,000

    The Philippines recorded 2,378 new coronavirus infections on Sunday, its smallest daily spike in nearly four weeks, but the nationwide tally rose ...