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Now developers in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand can start earning money from Google Play

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

For a long time, app developers in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand have been annoyed because they can’t sell anything on Google Play, the official [...]
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US presses Beijing on South China Sea claims

US presses Beijing on South China Sea claims

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States on Wednesday urged Beijing to clarify or adjust its claims in the South China Sea, calling for a peaceful solution to one of Asia’s growing [...]
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Australia to give Malaysia boats to tackle people-smuggling

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Australian government on Thursday said it will give Malaysia two customs boats as a gift, part of a strategy to tackle people-smuggling in the region. Most asylum-seeker [...]
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Bangladeshi found dead in Malaysia

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thedailystar | 6:00 AM

A Bangladeshi youth was found dead while his friend unconscious at a bus stop of Jalan Chain Feri at Penang in Malaysia. Passers-by found the two, in their 30s, lying on a [...]
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34 Bangladeshis held in Malaysia

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thedailystar | 6:00 AM

Malaysian police today detained 77 foreign workers including 34 Bangladeshi citizens from a hotel project site in the country’s Jalan Teluk Kumbar area following a [...]
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Well before Pacific quest, castaway drank turtle blood

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Well before his incredible tale of survival in a 13-month Pacific odyssey, fellow Mexican fishermen say Jose Salvador Alvarenga consumed the very things he claims saved him: [...]
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Obama walks into crossfire of Asian tensions

Obama walks into crossfire of Asian tensions

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama has been drawn into the increasingly tense relations between America’s two closest allies in the region, Japan and South Korea, even before he [...]
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Indonesia to decide on Australian trafficker parole in days

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

High-profile Australian drug trafficker Schapelle Corby will learn within days whether she will be granted parole from an Indonesian jail following a lengthy bid to win early [...]
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Post gaining ground in Thailand 2C2P eyes Burma; launches POS system

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The new point-of-sale system will allow merchants to accept major international payment cards such as Visa and MasterCard. e27 finds out more L to R: Piyachart [...]
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Kerry finalising plans for new Asia visit

Kerry finalising plans for new Asia visit

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State John Kerry is fine-tuning plans for an upcoming trip to Asia which is set to focus partly on climate change, his spokeswoman said Wednesday. Although no [...]
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Dark clouds hover over Indian mogul Mallya’s empire

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

More than a year after one of India’s top airlines, Kingfisher, stopped flying, its flamboyant owner Vijay Mallya is battling against losing control of his $2.2 billion [...]
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Air India Dreamliner diverted to Malaysia after ‘glitches’

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Air India Dreamliner was diverted to Kuala Lumpur Wednesday after suffering “software glitches”, an airline official said, in the latest of a series of mishaps [...]
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Cambodian capital gets 1st public buses in decade

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

People in Cambodia’s capital boarded city buses Wednesday for the first time in over a decade, as authorities introduced a public transportation system aimed at [...]
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Australian court rules ANZ Bank late fees too high

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

One of Australia’s largest banks faces a multimillion dollar payout to thousands of customers after a judge ruled on Wednesday that late payment fees it charged on [...]
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Partial victory for ANZ clients over late payment fees

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Customers at one of Australia’s largest banks ANZ won a partial victory Wednesday when a judge ruled that high penalties it imposed for late payments on credit cards [...]
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