ASEAN Countries

Philippine inventor aims to cut travel times with passenger drone

Philippine inventor aims to cut travel times with passenger drone

Published 26/09/2018

BATANGAS, Philippines (Reuters) - A Philippine inventor has unveiled what he calls a flying sports car that represents the future of transport, riding it out [more…]

Singapore fines Grab and Uber, imposes measures to open up market

Singapore fines Grab and Uber, imposes measures to open up market

Published 24/09/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore slapped ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalized restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that [more…]

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Published 17/09/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte repeated his call on Monday to shut all mines in the country following deadly landslides, hours after his [more…]

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Published 17/09/2018

UCAB, Philippines (Reuters) - Hopes of finding survivors in the rubble of a huge landslide in the Philippines faded on Monday as rescuers in a [more…]

Malaysia, Singapore to sign agreement to defer rail deal: source

Malaysia, Singapore to sign agreement to defer rail deal: source

Published 05/09/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia will sign an agreement with Singapore on Wednesday to defer a planned high-speed rail link between the two countries, a [more…]

Myanmar generals had ‘genocidal intent’ against Rohingya, must face…

Myanmar generals had ‘genocidal intent’ against Rohingya, must face…

Published 27/08/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Myanmar’s military carried out mass killings and gang rapes of Muslim Rohingya with “genocidal intent” and the commander-in-chief and five generals should [more…]

Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden’s giant development in…

Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden’s giant development in…

Published 27/08/2018

FOREST CITY/KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday declared that foreigners will not be granted visas to live in the [more…]

Indonesia relief efforts in Lombok stepped up as new quakes kill 10

Indonesia relief efforts in Lombok stepped up as new quakes kill 10

Published 20/08/2018

MATARAM, Indonesia (Reuters) - At least 10 people were killed by strong tremors that rocked Indonesia’s holiday island of Lombok on Sunday, authorities said following [more…]

Powerful quake kills 82 on Indonesia’s Lombok island, thousands…

Powerful quake kills 82 on Indonesia’s Lombok island, thousands…

Published 06/08/2018

DENPASAR, Indonesia (Reuters) - At least 82 people were killed when Indonesia’s resort island of Lombok was hit by a powerful magnitude 7.0 earthquake on [more…]