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Thousands of Filipino protesters warn of Duterte 'dictatorship'

Thousands of Filipinos rally in Manila against Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and warn of what they call an ‘emerging dictatorship.’

Saigon market vendors protest stalled upgrade work after handing over $9.8 mln to authorities

It's been four years since the market's 2,000-plus vendors managed to cobble the money together, but all they've ...

Is Vietnam’s minimum wage structure sustainable?

Next year's pay rises will still be far below a living wage for those lucky enough to receive them. 
September 10, 2017 | 10:35 am GMT+7

Poverty, pirates, protest: Locals seize Nigeria oil hub

For 37 years their community in Nigeria's southern Rivers state has lived in the shadow of an oil pipeline transit station run by Shell's local subsidiary.
August 30, 2017 | 10:42 am GMT+7

Boston march against hate speech avoids Charlottesville chaos

Police estimated that as many as 40,000 people packed into the streets around the nation's oldest park.
August 20, 2017 | 09:32 am GMT+7

Summer lovin'? Not in angry Europe's tourist hotspots

Chronic overcrowding in Europe's tourism hotspots is fuelling an angry backlash, from polite protest to 'Go Home' graffiti and even physical intimidation.
August 05, 2017 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Nearly 500 police hurt in G20 clashes

Violence continued to rage after G20 leaders returned home Saturday.
July 10, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Greek parliament approves more austerity to unlock bailout funds, debt relief

Thousands have rallied outside parliament, hurling petrol bombs and firecrackers at police, to protest against austerity.
May 19, 2017 | 04:41 pm GMT+7

Brazil protesters, police clash in first general strike in decades

Unions said the strike was a success and pointed to adherence by millions of workers in key sectors. 
April 29, 2017 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Police arrest nine more democracy activists in Hong Kong

'I believe the police have set out to arrest all street activists so they won't dare to protest when Xi Jinping visits.'
April 27, 2017 | 05:13 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese in Germany protest China's militarization of contested waters

Over 100 protesters gathered to condemn China's actions in the Spratly and Paracel archipelagos.
April 25, 2017 | 08:45 am GMT+7

Venezuelan protests against government leave three dead

Seeking to keep up pressure, Venezuela opposition plans more protests.
April 21, 2017 | 09:22 am GMT+7

Vietnam probes protest in province hit by Formosa's toxic spill

Many people in Ha Tinh are unhappy with compensation they've received.
April 13, 2017 | 10:35 am GMT+7

Vietnamese drivers get revenge for contested road toll by paying with bags of small notes

They claim they don't even use the road and that the toll station is in the wrong place.
April 08, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam arrests man linked to Formosa protest for inciting social unrest

The man has allegedly spread 'false messages' and incited violence.
April 06, 2017 | 10:31 pm GMT+7