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US to soon stage drill with three carriers as Trump visits Asia

08-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Three US aircraft carrier strike groups will exercise together in the Western Pacific in the coming days in a rare show of force as President Donald Trump visits Asia with [...]
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Apec, Asean provide peek into ‘new world order’: analyst

08-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

High-level meetings among Pacific Rim leaders this month will provide insights into a “new world order,” according to an analyst from The Economist Intelligence [...]
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Worrying health trends persist in Asean region

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Cardiovascular disease remains among the leading causes of death in Brunei Darussalam, with over 400 fatalities recorded in 2016. In addition, nearly 10 percent of Bruneians [...]
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IMF visits Burma for annual economic checkup

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An International Monetary Fund delegation visits Myanmar this week for an annual economic checkup of a country whose treatment of its Rohingya Muslim minority has put it in [...]
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Release asylum seekers detained in raids, rights group urges

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities should release 35 Pakistani and Somali asylum seekers arrested in recent raids, a rights group said Monday, slamming arrests that swept up more than a dozen [...]
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Vladimir Putin Is Also Heading To Vietnam, But With Little To Offer

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Given all the media attention surrounding Donald Trump’s visit to Vietnam this week, one could be forgiven for thinking he’s the only world leader who’ll [...]
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Duterte, Trump to meet for the first time in Vietnam

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | GMA | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte and US President Donald Trump will meet for the first time during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) Summit in Vietnam, an official of the [...]
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Malnutrition soaring among Rohingya children in Bangladesh: UN

06-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Life-threatening levels of malnutrition have risen dramatically among Rohingya refugee children who have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh, the United Nations warned Friday. The UN [...]
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US lawmakers seek to slap new sanctions on Burma military

US lawmakers seek to slap new sanctions on Burma military

06-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

US lawmakers proposed sanctions Friday against Myanmar’s military, in some of the strongest efforts yet by Washington to pressure the Southeast Asian nation to end [...]
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Xi’s Vietnam, Laos visit to enhance Asia-Pacific cooperation, bilateral ties

06-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s trip to Vietnam and Laos from November 10 to November 14, his first overseas trip after the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party [...]
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Trump’s big Asia trip may include a meeting with Putin in Vietnam

Trump’s big Asia trip may include a meeting with Putin in Vietnam

06-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Businessinsider | 6:00 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump may meet next week at an Apec summit in Vietnam, the Kremlin said on Friday, saying talks were underway about [...]
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Lawmakers pressure Trump admin to sanction Burma military

06-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

US lawmakers and human rights groups escalated pressure Friday on the Trump administration to impose sanctions against Myanmar’s military over alleged ethnic cleansing [...]
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Official: Vietnam hoping for revised Pacific Rim trade pact

Official: Vietnam hoping for revised Pacific Rim trade pact

04-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Vietnam is hoping leaders of the remaining 11 member countries of a Pacific Rim trade pact, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, may be able to discuss during next week’s [...]
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Damrey to strengthen into a typhoon before slamming into Vietnam

04-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Accuweather | 6:00 AM

Tropical Storm Damrey is expected to strengthen into a typhoon before slamming into southern Vietnam early this weekend. However, dangers to lives and property will also [...]
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Chinese president to attend Apec summit, visit Vietnam, Laos

04-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping will travel to Vietnam and Laos from November 10 to 14, China’s Foreign Ministry announced on Friday. Xi will attend the 25th Asia-Pacific [...]
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