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Kim or Trump? Hanoi barber offers leaders’ hairdos for free

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

At a barbershop tucked away in a small Hanoi alley, Le Phuc Hai patiently waits for his hair dye to bleach his natural black into the color of the president of the United [...]
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Hair Force Un: Vietnamese barber marks summit with free Trump-Kim haircuts

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

For those who like to push the cutting edge of style, two of the world’s most talked-about haircuts are now available for free, in Vietnam. In honor of an upcoming [...]
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Ruthless meth networks get ill-prepared Burma hooked

21-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Mobs of stick-wielding church-goers in Myanmar’s northeast used to descend on dealers and addicts in a desperate effort to save their communities from a meth-induced [...]
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Vietnam police seize nearly 300 kilograms of meth

20-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A massive haul of nearly 300 kilograms of methamphetamine pills was seized in central Vietnam on Sunday, police said, the latest major drug bust in a country where the use of [...]
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Vietnam police seize nearly 300 kilograms of meth

19-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A massive haul of nearly 300 kilograms of methamphetamine pills was seized in central Vietnam on Sunday, police said, the latest major drug bust in a country where the use of [...]
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Former MP denies involvement in Cambodia jobs syndicate

19-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Former Julau MP Datuk Sng Chee Hua lodged a police report today, denying that he was involved in a syndicate that sent locals to work in Cambodia only to have them arrested [...]
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Australia’s left in blunt warning to Asian boat migrants

16-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s centre-left Labour party has warned would-be migrants considering the boat journey from Indonesia they will be forcibly returned if it wins May’s [...]
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Burma court sentences two to death for Muslim lawyer’s murder

Burma court sentences two to death for Muslim lawyer’s murder

16-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Myanmar court Friday sentenced two people to death for the murder of a Muslim lawyer and Aung San Suu Kyi advisor, after a drawn-out trial backlit by allegations of [...]
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Vietnamese airlines granted access to US market for first time

16-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese airlines will be able to fly to the United States and codeshare with American carriers after the US Federal Aviation Administration declared the Southeast Asian [...]
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3 trends that will drive Vietnamese e-commerce sector in 2019

16-Feb-2019 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Last year, Vietnam’s e-commerce went through its most exciting year yet, starting with big funding news across the board and ending with Google and Temasek’s [...]
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5 Asian countries that are emerging as tech leaders

15-Feb-2019 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

It’s the eye of the tiger and Asia is rising up to the challenges of the tech world There was a time when Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan (aka the Four [...]
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Refugee footballer returns to hero’s welcome in Australia after Thailand sets him free

14-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Independent | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of supporters carrying welcome signs greet 25-year-old at Melbourne Airport A refugee football player was welcomed home by hundreds of Australian supporters after [...]
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Burma police crack down on protest against divisive statue

14-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Police fired rubber bullets into a crowd of several thousand demonstrators in eastern Myanmar on Tuesday, activists said, as protests mount over a new and controversial [...]
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Bangladesh stops more Rohingya taking risky trip to Malaysia

Bangladesh stops more Rohingya taking risky trip to Malaysia

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Bangladesh security forces stopped 22 Rohingya Muslims from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat, officials said Monday, the second group in three days prevented from leaving [...]
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Report: Cambodia to review case of 47 Malaysian held in prison

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The Cambodian Justice Ministry will look into the case of 47 Malaysians detained in Banteay Meanchey provisional prison over suspicions of fraud and running an illegal [...]
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