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Burma nationals stage protest outside Singapore Embassy in US capital

18-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

A small demonstration involving Myanmar nationals took place outside the Singapore Embassy in Washington, D.C., on Monday (15 July). The protest was held in support of [...]
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Suu Kyi’s bid to reform charter sparks rival protests in Burma

18-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hundreds of people demonstrated in Myanmar’s largest city, Yangon, on Wednesday in support of proposed constitutional amendments that would reduce the power of the [...]
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Monsoon rains wreaking flood havoc across South Asia

17-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Torrential monsoon rains swept away homes and triggered landslides across South Asia, affecting millions of people and claiming at least 180 lives, officials said Tuesday. [...]
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Twelve killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

At least 12 people were killed when a house collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rain which has left more than 100 dead across South Asia, officials said [...]
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Monsoon flooding forces thousands from their homes in Burma

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Days of heavy monsoon rain and dangerously high river levels in Myanmar have forced more than 18,000 people from their homes and flooded at least one camp for people [...]
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China and Vietnam in stand-off over Chinese survey ship mission to disputed reef in South China Sea

China and Vietnam in stand-off over Chinese survey ship mission to disputed reef in South China Sea

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Chinese and Vietnamese coastguard vessels have been involved in a week-long confrontation over a reef in the South China Sea, risking the biggest clash between the two [...]
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MHA arrests Burma nationals organising support for armed violence against their government

12-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has arrested several Myanmar nationals living in Singapore who have been using the Republic as a platform to organise and garner support [...]
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Singapore detains Burma nationals accused of links to Rakhine insurgent group

12-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Singapore authorities said on Wednesday they had arrested a group of Myanmar nationals accused of rallying support for armed violence against the Myanmar government. The home [...]
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IGP: Four militants nabbed in anti-terror raids, including Rohingya who threatened to assassinate Bangladesh PM

11-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Bukit Aman Special Branch’s Counter-Terrorism (E8) division rounded up four terror suspects belonging to different extremist group, including a Rohingya man who had [...]
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Dozens of boat people found stranded in Burma’s Rakhine: official

Dozens of boat people found stranded in Burma’s Rakhine: official

10-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

More than 60 people were found stranded near a boat in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, an official said Monday, as a trafficking route for persecuted Rohingya Muslims appears [...]
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Thousands protest in Burma over toddler rape case

Thousands protest in Burma over toddler rape case

09-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Thousands of protesters marched in Yangon Saturday as outrage over the rape of a two-year-old spilled onto the streets following a viral online campaign in a case that has [...]
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Asia’s jet set being forced to buy old planes or sell up and fly commercially, says new head of business aviation group

09-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The skies over Asia will be even busier in the future if the new chair of the Asia Business Aviation Association has his way, despite the potential threat air travel presents [...]
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One killed, thousands displaced in Rohingya camp landslides

09-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Monsoon-triggered landslides in Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh have killed one person and left more than 4,500 homeless, aid officials said Sunday. About 35 centimetres [...]
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Vietnam trade deficit widens in April as exports to the US fall short of imports from China

05-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s imports from China are growing at a much faster rate than exports to the US, as manufacturers in the Southeast Asian country rely heavily on final-stage [...]
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Vietnam says will have African swine fever vaccine ‘soon’, experts skeptical

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Vietnam says will have African swine fever vaccine ‘soon’, experts skeptical Vietnam said on Tuesday (July 2) it has had initial success in creating a vaccine to [...]
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