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    Myanmar’s military takes over

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2021

    HEADLINES are abuzz with the military in Myanmar announcing that it would be taking power for a year, citing electoral irregularities that saw a landslide...

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    Overcoming barriers must to raise export to ASEAN states

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on November 23, 2020

    Experts have stressed the need for overcoming five challenges, including technical and non-tariff barriers, to increase Bangladesh’s export to the ASEAN countries. They said this...

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    Bangladesh seeks ASEAN’s role to resolve Rohingya crisis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:28pm on September 12, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Saturday said there was a high possibility of creation of uncertainty in the region amid no solution to the...

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    UN, ASEAN should work together

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on July 01, 2020

    The UN and ASEAN should work together on establishing a civilian oversight mechanism in Rakhine of Myanmar to address the root causes of the Rohingya...

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    ASEAN criticised for inaction in Rohingya crisis

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:28am on May 22, 2020

    International rights experts criticised the ASEAN for its failure to take action for resolving the crisis created by the forced displacement of the minority Rohingya...

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    Huawei launches ASEAN Academy to nurture digital ecosystem

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:15pm on May 21, 2020

    Huawei Malaysia on Wednesday introduced the Huawei ASEAN Academy, a dedicated training module set to empower digital talent in the region, said a press release....

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    Maybank to help 15,000 families in Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on April 23, 2020

    Kuala Lumpur-based Maybank Islamic Berhad has allocated 2.9 million Malaysian Ringgit to help more than 15,000 underprivileged families across 10 ASEAN nations, said a media...

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    ASEAN leaders make vow on food, medicine supply

    Agence France-Presse . Hanoi | Updated at 10:47pm on April 15, 2020

    Southeast Asian leaders pledged to keep trade routes open to protect food supplies and stockpile medical equipment at a summit held online Tuesday, as they...

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    Cambodia to support Bangladesh within ASEAN framework

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:12am on February 28, 2020

    Cambodia has assured Bangladesh of its support within the framework of ASEAN as Dhaka sought Phnom Penh’s support for safe repatriation of Rohingyas to their...

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    Bangladesh seeks Indonesia’s role through ASEAN

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:00am on February 17, 2020

    Bangladesh has requested Indonesia to remain pro-active in the ASEAN platform to convince Myanmar for creating a conducive environment for a safe, dignified and sustainable...