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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s choices of three key Cabinet members, revealed on Saturday (May 12), have won the approval of some observers while triggering discontent among some members of the ruling Pakatan Harapan coalition.
The Philippine’s popular holiday destination Boracay was officially closed to tourists at midnight on Thursday, marking the beginning of a six-month clean-up.
Malaysia’s ruling Barisan Nasional coalition has named Incumbent MP Nawawi Ahmad as its candidate to battle former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad for the Langkawi seat in the upcoming general election.
Scientists may have found a way to eliminate potentially untreatable P falciparum malaria – the deadliest malaria parasite – in South-East Asia, according to a ground-breaking new study.
A bomoh and an ex-beauty queen may be candidates in Malaysia’s 14th general election.
Having fled stomach-turning violence in Myanmar’s northern state of Rakhine, the lives of the Rohingya refugees may soon be threatened by the monsoon season.
Parliament has been dissolved and preparations are well underway for Malaysia’s 14th General Election slated for Wednesday May 9.
Malaysians will cast their votes on May 9 in the country’s 14th General Election, the Election Commission announced on Tuesday (April 10), according to The Star.
Belitung-born Basuki Tjahaja Purnama rocketed to prominence as Jakarta’s first Governor of ethnic Chinese descent.
Singapore, ASEAN chairman for the year, is leading the way in fighting back against climate change.
Malaysía’s recently revealed electoral map has critics accusing the ruling party of drawing voting lines to increase its chances in the next election.
Asia is quickly becoming the choice du jour for Hollywood filmmakers looking for exotic locales and cheaper production costs.
With Indonesia due to hold presidential elections in 2019, ANN looks at the two main candidates ahead of the vote.
The return of South Korean envoys from Pyongyang is just the latest attempt at direct diplomacy between the estranged neighbours.
In addition to measures to ease short-term concerns, much of Singapore’s 2018 budget was dedicated to positioning the country for the future.
The much talked about joint Korean women’s hockey team made its Olympic debut on Saturday (Feb 10), the latest attempt in Asia at using sports as a diplomatic tool.
The rebound in Asian markets stalled on Wednesday (Feb 7), with several indexes in the region finishing the session in negative territory.
Voted into power in 1985, Hun Sen helped rebuild Cambodia after the brutal Khmer Rouge regime forced the country to its knees, leaving an estimated two million dead.