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    Southeast Asia wary of China’s Belt and Road project: survey

    Reuters . Singapore | Updated at 12:47am on January 07, 2019

    Southeast Asian countries should be cautious in negotiating with China on its flagship Belt and Road Initiative to avoid being trapped in unsustainable debt, 70...

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    Microsoft to invest in Grab

    Reuters . Singapore | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    Microsoft Corp is investing in Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab as part of a partnership that the two companies said will allow them to collaborate...

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    The west lied, lies and always will

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    I’M SITTING at the splendid building of the Singapore National Library, in a semi-dark room, microfilm inserted into a high-tech machine....

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    Speakers for greater connectivity among SA countries

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39am on July 05, 2018

    Speakers at a programme on Wednesday stressed the importance of increased connectivity among the South Asian counties through implementing Belt and Road Initiative and the...

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    Protesters take aim at SE Asia leaders in Sydney

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 08:27pm on March 17, 2018

    Provocative images of one-time human rights icon Aung San Suu Kyi with a Hitler moustache and banners demanding Cambodia’s Hun Sen step down were held...

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    Kissinger & Brzezinski in Southeast Asia

    by Caleb Maupin | Updated at 12:05am on March 12, 2018

    THE Socialist Republic of Vietnam is set to host a US aircraft carrier from the pacific fleet. The USS Carl Vinson will be docked in...

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    Southeast Asia getting killed by logging and mining

    by Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    WHEN an aeroplane is approaching Singapore Changi Airport, it makes the final approach either from the direction of Peninsular Malaysia, or from the Indonesian island...

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    US meddling across Southeast Asia

    by Joseph Thomas | Updated at 12:05am on October 19, 2017

    AT A time when US political leaders decry with little evidence what they claim is a pandemic of ‘Russian interference’ in Western political affairs from...

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    Long road to gender equality in Southeast Asia

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 05, 2017

    THIS month, Singapore will go to the polls for its next presidential election. According to local reports, it looks likely that the country will elect...