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Visitors enjoy the breeze at Vietnam’s first and biggest wind farm

Bac Lieu has the first wind farm in the country, with 62 coastal turbines - the first one in South East Asia to stand on a continental shelf.

Typhoon Mangkhut smashes the Philippines, barrels towards Hong Kong

At least 25 people have died as Super Typhoon Mangkhut swept through the Philippines, and the death toll could go ...

Vietnam among most affected by heat-related mortality, study says

Failure to meet global targets to limit rising temperatures will mean more heat-releated deaths, researchers said on Thursday.
September 14, 2018 | 07:23 am GMT+7

China urges Southeast Asian nations to reject trade protectionism

China's vice premier Hu Chunhua has warned that the global economy is moving in the wrong direction.
September 12, 2018 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

Inclusive growth, the future of ASEAN business

Countries in the region need to adopt business models that look beyond the bottom line to promote prosperity for all.
September 10, 2018 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

World Economic Forum on ASEAN attracts 80 Southeast Asia start-ups

Eighty Southeast Asian startups will take part in the World Economic Forum on ASEAN meeting in Hanoi from Tuesday to Thursday.
September 10, 2018 | 11:55 am GMT+7

No tension for Vietnam football fans over AFF Suzuki Cup broadcast

After missing out on Asiad 2018, VTV has secured broadcasting rights to the premier football tournament in Southeast Asia.
September 08, 2018 | 02:50 pm GMT+7

Laos launches website to promote, preserve traditional food and farming

Restaurateurs and entrepreneurs can now tap into Laos’ food and farming culture through a website preserving its traditional recipes and practices.
September 08, 2018 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Dams and sand mining threaten integrity of lower Mekong

As investment in hydropower and construction projects ramp up, ecosystems along Southeast Asia's longest river are paying the price.
September 04, 2018 | 10:32 am GMT+7

Vietnam international arrivals rise fastest in Southeast Asia

Vietnam saw the fastest growth in tourist arrivals in Southeast Asia last year, according to the World Tourism Organization.
September 03, 2018 | 05:59 pm GMT+7

Deal on China-backed mega free trade pact likely in November: Singapore

Broad agreement on what would be the world's biggest free trade deal is expected to be reached at a leaders summit in Singapore in November.
September 02, 2018 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Myanmar-Thailand highway branded 'ecological and social disaster'

Community and conservation groups in Myanmar have branded a planned highway linking a port project to Thailand an “ecological and social disaster.”
September 01, 2018 | 10:10 am GMT+7

Two Vietnamese among top 30 Southeast Asia tech startup founders

Le Hong Minh and Tran Ngoc Thai Son have made TechInAsia’s top 30 tech startup founders’ list for Southeast Asia.
August 30, 2018 | 11:19 am GMT+7

Myanmar dam breach floods 85 villages, drives thousands from homes

As many as 85 villages were flooded in Myanmar after a dam failed, unleashing waters that blocked a major highway.
August 30, 2018 | 10:12 am GMT+7

AI-powered travel startup raised $1.2 million

Travelstop, a Singapore-based startup that plans to simplify business travel in Asia, is launching in Singapore and the rest of Southeast Asia today.
August 28, 2018 | 02:10 pm GMT+7
 
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