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500 protestors take to the streets, condemning atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Burma

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

About 500 hundred protesters including Rohingya Muslims participated in protests in two different locations in the capital today. The marches were held in protest of the [...]
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Msia in negotiations with Vietnam to extradite tanker hijackers

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency Criminal Investigation Branch is in final negotiations with the Vietnam government to extradite eight suspects connected with the [...]
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‘Trump to pursue regional hegemony in South China Sea’

‘Trump to pursue regional hegemony in South China Sea’

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Philippine Star | 6:00 AM

A Donald Trump presidency does not mean the United States will withdraw from the South China Sea, but rather will continue pursuing “regional hegemony,” Chinese [...]
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South China Sea WW3: Philippines Make A Move To Conquer Region, Japan And Vietnam Go Against China

South China Sea WW3: Philippines Make A Move To Conquer Region, Japan And Vietnam Go Against China

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Morningnewsusa | 6:00 AM

The Philippines started making a move on the disputed South China Sea. On top of this, Japan and Vietnam are also joining forces in a row against China. Will the region see a [...]
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Australia banks admit to Malaysian ringgit cartel

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian banks ANZ and Macquarie on Friday agreed to pay Aus$15 million (US$11 million) in fines for trying to manipulate the benchmark rate of the Malaysian ringgit. ANZ [...]
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Burma wants ethnic cleansing of Rohingya – UN official

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Myanmar is seeking the ethnic cleansing of the Muslim Rohingya minority from its territory, a senior UN official has told the BBC. Armed forces have been killing Rohingya in [...]
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When will Burma stop persecuting the Rohingya?

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

A little more than a year ago, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy party were swept to a landmark election victory in Myanmar. As the [...]
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UNHCR in Bangladesh accuses Burma troops of killings, rape, arson in Rohingya communities

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The head of the UNHCR on the Bangladesh border with Myanmar has accused the army of crimes against Rohingya Muslim communities. Thousands have fled to Bangladesh in a growing [...]
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Burma seeking ethnic cleansing, says UN official as Rohingya flee persecution

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Bangladesh tightens border controls after thousands seeks to escape military confrontations that have killed dozens Thousands of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar have fled to [...]
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Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi is failing to stop military violence against Rohingya Muslims in Burma

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Independent | 6:00 AM

Her insistence not to point fingers without evidence that the military has been responsible of arson, rape and murder against the Muslim minority group suggests that she is [...]
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Burma Rohingya crisis deepens as Bangladesh blocks fleeing refugees

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

Rohingya children are seen as they walk near the Kutupalang Refugee Camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, November 21, 2016. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Thousands of Rohingya [...]
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Severing diplomatic ties with Burma not a wise move at this time – Syed Hamid

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

The proposal by certain quarters for Malaysia to severe diplomatic relations with Myanmar in protest of the genocide against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar is not an apt [...]
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Vietnamese fishing vessel worth RM300,000 seized, 16 crew members detained

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Pahang Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) have confiscated a Vietnamese fishing vessel worth RM300,000 and detained 16 crew members including a tekong, for [...]
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Asean hedges between Beijing and Tokyo

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

It is an unusual diplomatic “dance.” After paying homage to one “suitor,” they follow it up soon with a visit to the other. In recent months, some [...]
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Bangladesh presses Burma as Rohingya flee across border

25-Nov-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Bangladesh has summoned the ambassador of Myanmar to express “deep concern” at a military operation that has forced thousands of minority Rohingya Muslims to flee [...]
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