• Images

    Myanmar’s ousted MPs hail ASEAN leaders’ call to end violence

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 11:00am on April 25, 2021

    Myanmar’s shadow government of ousted lawmakers has welcomed a call by Southeast Asian leaders for an end to ‘military violence’ after their crisis talks in...

  • Images

    ASEAN to hold discussion on Myanmar crisis today

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta, Indonesia | Updated at 12:28pm on April 24, 2021

    Southeast Asian leaders will hold Myanmar crisis talks Saturday with junta leader Min Aung Hlaing who has become the focus of international outrage over a...

  • Images

    Myanmar summit test for ASEAN’s credibility: Thailand

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:28pm on April 23, 2021

    A weekend summit on the Myanmar coup crisis will be a test for ASEAN’s credibility and unity, a senior Thai official said on Thursday, amid...

  • Images

    Myanmar junta leader to join ASEAN summit in Jakarta

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 04:45pm on April 17, 2021

    Junta leader General Min Aung Hlaing is set to join Southeast Asian leaders at a special summit in Jakarta next week, the Thai foreign ministry...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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....