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US scales back attendance at East Asia Summit

US scales back attendance at East Asia Summit

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump’s new national security advisor will represent the United States at the East Asia Summit, the White House said Tuesday, the lowest-level official [...]
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US to send security envoy, commerce secretary to Asean meet

US to send security envoy, commerce secretary to Asean meet

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

US national security adviser Robert C. O’Brien and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will represent President Donald Trump at two regional summits in Thailand this [...]
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Essex lorry deaths: Driver Mo Robinson part of a ‘global ring’ of people-smugglers, court told

30-Oct-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

The lorry driver accused of trafficking and killing 39 people found in a lorry container in Essex was part of a “global ring” of smugglers, a court has heard. [...]
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Cambodian soldiers, divers scour island for missing Brit tourist

30-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Cambodia deployed soldiers, police and divers to scour an island popular with backpackers after a British tourist went missing there four days ago, an official told AFP on [...]
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Six Cambodians held as hopes fade for missing British tourist

30-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Six Cambodians have been held for questioning in connection with the disappearance of a 21-year-old British woman who went missing on an island popular with backpackers, as [...]
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Vietnam says trying to speed up identification of UK truck dead

Vietnam says trying to speed up identification of UK truck dead

30-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Vietnam says trying to speed up identification of UK truck dead Vietnam is trying to speed up the identification of its citizens who are suspected to have been among the [...]
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Vietnamese migrants face treacherous journey on the way to UK

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

In the Vietnamese community it is known as the “VIP” route an illegal entry into the UK on a flight using someone else’s passport or a doctored diplomatic [...]
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Indonesia, Burma Celebrate 70 Years of Diplomatic Ties

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Tempo | 6:02 AM

Indonesia and Myanmar celebrated 70 years of diplomatic relations by holding a diplomatic reception and a food festival at the Indonesian embassy in Yangon. A series of [...]
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‘Many’ dead as Burma military sinks boats carrying kidnapped troops: Arakan Army

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Myanmar’s army sunk several boats carrying dozens of soldiers and police officers taken hostage by rebels in the restive western Rakhine state, the Arakan Army said on [...]
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Vietnam says UK seeks help to identify four truck victims

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Britain has sent dossiers to Vietnam, seeking its assistance in identifying four of the 39 people found dead in a truck container outside London last week, the government of [...]
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Vietnam takes forensic samples to help in truck deaths case

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Police have taken forensic samples from people in central Vietnam who believe their family members may be among the 39 victims found dead in a container truck in England last [...]
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Parents of missing British backpacker arrive in Cambodia

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

More than 140 people took part in the search for Amelia Bambridge, the 21-year-old British backpacker last seen at a beach party on the Cambodian island of Koh Rong, as her [...]
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Family of missing British backpacker join search in Cambodia

Family of missing British backpacker join search in Cambodia

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

The family of a missing 21-year-old British woman who disappeared after a beach party on a Cambodian island are travelling there to assist in the search for her. Amelia [...]
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Rights group casts doubt on Rohingya island relocation

28-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A global rights group cast doubt Friday on Bangladesh’s claims that thousands of Rohingya refugees are ready to move to a new island site that critics say is prone to [...]
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Second Vietnamese family fears son among 39 UK truck dead

28-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Another Vietnamese citizen is feared among the 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain this week, after his father told AFP Saturday he received a chilling call to say his [...]
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