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Vietnam anti-pollution program gets $23.3 million in new funding

Vietnam government has approved an allocation of VND535 billion ($23.3 million) for an ongoing five-year program to curb environmental pollution.

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested, to be charged Wednesday in graft probe

Since his shock election loss to Mahathir Mohamad in May, Najib has been barred from leaving the country.

Malaysia's Najib quizzed over scandal, graft fighter reveals threats

The Former Malaysian even faced death threats regards to the corruption controversy.
May 22, 2018 | 02:20 pm GMT+7

Clash of political titans brings a gripping election to Malaysia

People doubt the triumph of the current PM who has ruled Malaysia for over 60 years.
May 07, 2018 | 09:28 am GMT+7

Vietnam plans to spend $11.3 bln to repay government debt in 2018

The money will be sourced mostly from domestic loans.
April 24, 2018 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

Japan PM Abe to sack top finance official accused of sexual harassment: paper

The official allegedly asked to touch and kiss a reporter in a bar.
April 16, 2018 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese PM says first-quarter growth of 7.41 pct likely

Vietnam’s growth is often lower in the first quarter than the rest of the year due to a week-long Lunar New Year holiday.
March 13, 2018 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese PM pushes for mass production of vaccines

Infectious diseases could run riot without an adequate supply of inoculations.
November 25, 2016 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

PM Lee's health scare exposes Singapore's leadership uncertainty

'It is a concern that we are quite late in putting in place the fourth-generation leadership.' 
August 23, 2016 | 08:33 am GMT+7

Cambodia's military investigates 'coup' plot against Hun Sen

The investigation centers on a man who announced plans to topple Hun Sen in Facebook and YouTube videos and called on others to join his cause.
July 20, 2016 | 04:05 pm GMT+7

May to take over as British PM with mammoth task of delivering Brexit

Theresa May will take over the job of British prime minister from David Cameron on Wednesday.
July 13, 2016 | 04:43 pm GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City eyes public gold stashes to develop infrastructure

Will hoarders be tempted to swap their yellow metal for government bonds?
July 08, 2016 | 02:04 pm GMT+7

Vietnam targets 90 pct health insurance coverage by 2020

Vietnam has set out a new goal in welfare development, aiming for 90 percent of the population to have health insurance by 2020, according to the government portal.
June 04, 2016 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

Prime Minister attends G7 Summit in Japan

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is heading to Japan to attend the outreach meeting of the G7 Summit from May 26 to May 28 on the invitation of his counterpart Shinzo Abe.
May 26, 2016 | 11:28 am GMT+7

Challenge to Australia's Senate voting reforms in boost for PM Turnbull

Australia's High Court rejected a challenge to reforms to Senate voting on Friday in a boost for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull ahead of elections on July 2.
May 13, 2016 | 09:07 am GMT+7
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