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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...

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    Army chief asks Myanmar to invite Rohingyas to convince them

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on December 13, 2019

    Chief of army staff General Aziz Ahmed on Thursday said he asked Myanmar authorities to invite Rohingyas during a visit of Bangladesh foreign minister and...

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    How US loses itself out in ASEAN

    Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2019

    WHILE the US continues to target China for its assertive policies in the South China Sea, the US still continues to lose itself out in...

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    Prospects for proposed RCEP free trade deal

    Vladimir Terehov | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2019

    THE fate of the ASEAN Plus Six project has become a key issue at the annual ASEAN summits, the latest of which was held in...

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    China-backed Asia trade deal to go ahead without India

    Reuters. Bangkok | Updated at 09:20pm on November 04, 2019

    Fifteen Asian countries agreed terms on Monday for what could be the world's biggest trade pact, they said in a statement, but India delayed its...