The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation believes Russia’s invasion may have increased Ukraine's interest in becoming a party to the treaty.
Myanmar has been in chaos since a coup in February last year, with more than 2,300 killed in the military's brutal crackdown on dissent.
The writer says Asean secretary-general Lim Jock Hoi's refrain from saying anything substantive on the Ukraine-Russian conflict is unacceptable.
Travellers are no longer required to present proof of vaccination upon entry into Thailand, meanwhile, Indonesia, Singapore, and Malaysia have eliminated quarantine requirements.
A 30-year-old man said he was hoodwinked by a Malaysian he befriended on WeChat who offered him about US$1300 a month for an easy job, and flew to Bangkok in mid-July.
He is scheduled to meet with local businesses to promote trade and investment under his presidency, on top of holding meetings with the Filipino community in Indonesia.
Russia’s newfound interest in Southeast Asia follows a whirlwind of diplomatic engagement from other regional actors, most prominently the US and China
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