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Cambodia cracks down on scantily-clad visitors to Angkor

09-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tourists showing cleavage or wearing skimpy clothes will be banned from Cambodia’s famed Angkor temple complex, authorities said Thursday, after a slew of photos [...]
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Cambodian PM heads huge business empire: watchdog

09-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tourists showing cleavage or wearing skimpy clothes will be banned from Cambodia’s famed Angkor temple complex, authorities said Thursday, after a slew of photos [...]
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Asia’s Investors Are at Risk From Slide in London Property Prices

09-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

From Hong Kong’s central bank to China’s largest property developer, Asian investors have a lot riding on London’s real estate market. Britain’s [...]
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Hundred days of Burma’s democracy

Hundred days of Burma’s democracy

09-Jul-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

It’s been 100 days since Myanmar’s first civilian government in more than 50 years took office. Making the transition away from military rule was never going to [...]
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Will Burma’s Rohingya finally become citizens in their own country?

09-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Irinnews | 6:00 AM

Under intense pressure from the United States, Myanmar’s new government is struggling to resolve one of its most pressing problems: it’s launched a programme [...]
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US urges respect for South China Sea ruling

09-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodian premier Hun Sen backed down Friday from a government order requiring journalists to refer to him as “glorious, supreme prime minister and powerful [...]
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QuickTake Q&A: South China Sea Ruling Won’t Move China

QuickTake Q&A: South China Sea Ruling Won’t Move China

08-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Tensions are high in the South China Sea, a waterway that hosts $5 trillion in trade a year – and a bunch of territorial disputes. China contests more than 80 percent [...]
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Asean should be ready with joint statement on S. China Sea arbitration

08-Jul-2016 Intellasia | StraitsTtimes | 6:00 AM

There is a strong case for the regional grouping to issue a separate statement after the verdict. On July 12, The Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) will [...]
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Farmers in Burma’s Bago Region Protest Land Grabs by Army

08-Jul-2016 Intellasia | RFA | 6:00 AM

Farmers in south-central Myanmar’s Bago region began a protest on Wednesday demanding that the army return more than 4,000 acres of land it confiscated from them 25 [...]
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Another Mosque Attacked in Burma

08-Jul-2016 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

A mob in Myanmar has torched a mosque, in the second attack in nine days. A mob in northern Myanmar has burned down a mosque in a second attack in a little over a week. A [...]
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Protection Of Burma’s Muslims A Litmus Test For Reforms

08-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

In recent weeks, State Counsellor and Foreign minister Aung San Suu Kyi has repeatedly renounced the term “Rohingya” to describe the 1.1 million inhabitants in [...]
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Delhi and Hanoi Get Serious About the Supersonic BrahMos Missile (And More)

Delhi and Hanoi Get Serious About the Supersonic BrahMos Missile (And More)

08-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Thediplomat | 6:00 AM

Amid a great competition between Asia’s two large powers, does India see Vietnam as China sees Pakistan? As India plans a more robust presence in the greater [...]
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Bangladesh police may have killed hostage in cafe siege

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Bangladeshi police said Tuesday they are investigating whether security forces accidentally shot dead an innocent kitchen worker when they stormed a Dhaka cafe where Islamist [...]
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Burma official charged for Suu Kyi slur

Burma official charged for Suu Kyi slur

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An official in Myanmar has been charged with defamation for referring to Aung San Suu Kyi with a slur parroted by the former junta she spent decades campaigning against, [...]
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Five arrested over Burma mosque burning

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Myanmar police have detained five villagers for burning down a mosque last week, an officer said Tuesday, as authorities look to contain religious violence in the [...]
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