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Asia is facing a food crisis and needs another $800 billion in the next 10 years to solve it

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 8:21 AM

Asia is “unable to feed itself” and needs to invest another $800 billion in the next 10 years to produce more food and meet the region’s needs, according to [...] » More

Israel says envoy’s ‘GOOD LUCK’ to Burma for genocide case was a mistake

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

The Israeli ambassador was mistaken to have sent a “GOOD LUCK” message to Myanmar ahead of World Court hearings on accusations the state committed genocide [...] » More

Tears and prayers as Vietnam village mourns cousins killed in UK truck tragedy

Tears and prayers as Vietnam village mourns cousins killed in UK truck tragedy

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:30 AM

They wailed and clutched white roses, praying for their deadfamilies of two cousins who were among 39 Vietnamese found in a truck in Britain held emotional homecomings for [...] » More

With tears and white roses, Vietnam receives first bodies found in British truck

With tears and white roses, Vietnam receives first bodies found in British truck

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

With tears in their eyes and white roses in their hands, friends and relatives of the 39 Vietnamese people who were found dead in the back of a British truck last month [...] » More

Leaders of Asean, Korea call for N Korean ‘restraint’

Leaders of Asean, Korea call for N Korean ‘restraint’

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | UPI | 6:02 AM

Southeast Asian leaders gathered in Busan, South Korea, urged North Korean restraint while calling on Pyongyang to cease its tests of missiles. South Korean President Moon [...] » More

First 16 bodies from among 39 Vietnamese found dead in UK truck repatriated

First 16 bodies from among 39 Vietnamese found dead in UK truck repatriated

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:33 AM

The first 16 bodies of 39 Vietnamese people found dead in the back of a refrigerated truck after being smuggled into Britain last month have been repatriated to Vietnam, a [...] » More

Riding high on Burma’s human-powered Ferris wheels

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Aung careers towards the ground, hanging from one arm on the basket of one of Myanmar’s human-powered Ferris wheels, reliant on gravity-defying agility and split-second [...] » More

UK driver admits two charges after bodies found in truck

26-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A British driver accused of the manslaughter of 39 Vietnamese migrants found dead in a refrigeration truck pleaded guilty on Monday to conspiring to assist illegal [...] » More

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

26-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbours in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. [...] » More

UK man pleads guilty to immigration, property offences in truck deaths case

26-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A Northern Irish man, who is charged with the manslaughter of 39 Vietnamese nationals found dead in a truck near London last month, pleaded guilty on Monday to assisting [...] » More

US far-right blogger’s South China Sea ‘explosion’ claims dismissed

US far-right blogger’s South China Sea ‘explosion’ claims dismissed

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A United States defence official has rebuffed online reports by a far-right American radio host and blogger of an explosion involving a US submarine in the South China Sea. [...] » More

22 Rohingya arrested after fleeing Burma camp by boat

22 Rohingya arrested after fleeing Burma camp by boat

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Twenty-two Rohingya Muslims trying to escape one of Myanmar’s camps by boat were arrested after they were forced ashore by their leaking vessel, local police said [...] » More

Burma town offers glimmer of hope for Muslims enduring ‘apartheid’

23-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Htoo Maung sits down to lunch, sharing a bowl of traditional noodle soup with old friends, an ordinary act that has become extraordinary in Myanmar’s Rakhine [...] » More

US warships sail in disputed South China Sea amid tensions

US warships sail in disputed South China Sea amid tensions

23-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US Navy warships twice sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea in the past few days, the US military told Reuters on Thursday, at a time of heightened [...] » More

Undocumented immigrant charged in hit-and-run death of Vietnam vet

23-Nov-2019 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

Federal authorities said a man charged in the hit-and-run death of a Vietnam veteran in Pennsylvania earlier this month was living in the United States illegally. A detainer [...] » More