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Vietnam suspends information minister amid telecoms scandalstate media

24-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Vietnam on Monday suspended its minister of information and communications for mismanagement at a state telecoms firm, official state media Vietnam News Agency reported, amid [...]
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US college student convicted, deported from Vietnam after violent clashes with police

23-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:02 AM

An American college student who was arrested last month for taking part in violent protests has been deported from Vietnam. William Nguyen, 32, who is of Vietnamese descent, [...]
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Exclusive: Citing lack of progress, secretary to Burma’s Rohingya panel quits

Exclusive: Citing lack of progress, secretary to Burma’s Rohingya panel quits

23-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The Thai secretary to an international panel set up by Myanmar to advise on the Rohingya crisis quit his post, dealing another blow to the credibility of a body meant to [...]
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Vietnam releases, deports American after more than a month in detention

23-Jul-2018 Intellasia | ABC | 6:02 AM

Vietnam has convicted an American beaten and detained by police during a protest last month and expelled him from the country. But after he was held for 40 days in custody, [...]
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Interview: Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy

21-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

Cambodians must show prime minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting “fake” elections this month, and Western powers need to pressure him with targeted [...]
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The State Bank of Vietnam Suspends Import of Crypto Mining Hardware

21-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Coin Telegraph | 6:32 AM

Huobi Group has announced the launch of a new platform, Huobi Cloud, that will allow users to build digital asset exchanges on top of Huobi’s existing platform. [...]
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Women from ethnic armed group killed in Burma’s east

21-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:32 AM

Several women were among those killed in Myanmar’s restive eastern region in renewed clashes between the army and an ethnic rebel group, with both sides providing [...]
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Election monitoring groups in Cambodia headed by PM’s son, ‘ambassador’

Election monitoring groups in Cambodia headed by PM’s son, ‘ambassador’

21-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:31 AM

Three of the groups approved to monitor Cambodia’s election have close ties to prime minister Hun Sen, one headed by his son and the other two led by a man who was [...]
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5 Vietnamese fishermen plead guilty to illegal fishing; fined RM30,000 each [NSTTV]

20-Jul-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:32 AM

Five Vietnamese fishermen were fined RM30,000 each by the Sessions Court here today for unauthorised fishing in the Malaysian waters. Judge Ahmad Bazli Bahruddin meted out [...]
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Corrected: Burma arrests government critic under sedition law

18-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

Myanmar police have arrested a prominent government critic on suspicion of violating sedition laws, the critic and media said on Friday, an offence that carries a maximum [...]
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Thai cops unravel Burma-Malaysia human trafficking routes

18-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Free Malaysia Today | 6:32 AM

A three-month operation found a network that includes some 50 people involved in the crime in Thailand and three groups of agents in Malaysia. Twenty-three human trafficking [...]
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At least 15 dead in Burma jade mine landslide

18-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:32 AM

At least 15 people have been killed and dozens injured in a landslide at an old jade mine in northern Myanmar, state media reported on Sunday, as rains complicate the search [...]
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Jailed Reuters journalists to testify in Burma court

18-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

Two jailed Reuters reporters on trial in Myanmar accused of obtaining secret state documents will testify in court from Monday, in a case that is seen as a test of press [...]
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Corrected: Burma arrests government critic under sedition law

17-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

Myanmar police have arrested a prominent government critic on suspicion of violating sedition laws, the critic and media said on Friday, an offence that carries a maximum [...]
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Thai cops unravel Burma-Malaysia human trafficking routes

17-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Free Malaysia Today | 6:32 AM

A three-month operation found a network that includes some 50 people involved in the crime in Thailand and three groups of agents in Malaysia. Twenty-three human trafficking [...]
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