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Road tripping Thailand: Weekend getaways to beat...

Get off Thailand's well-trodden track by rail or road with lesser-known weekend getaways

Oct 9, 2019

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines'...

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans

May 7, 2019

Thai king celebrates coronation with spectacular...

Thailand's newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn made a spectacular public appearance in front of...

May 5, 2019

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Apr 9, 2019

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Road tripping Thailand: Weekend getaways to beat...

Oct 9, 2019

Get off Thailand's well-trodden track by rail or road with lesser-known weekend getaways

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines'...

May 7, 2019

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans

Brunei invokes laws allowing stoning for gay sex,...

Apr 3, 2019

Brunei invokes Islamic laws that punish gay sex and adultery by stoning, triggering international...

Singapore carrier grounds 2 Boeing 787-10 jets...

Apr 2, 2019

Singapore Airlines grounds 2 Boeing 787-10 jets with engine issues

Air is so dirty in northern Thailand, leader...

Apr 2, 2019

The air hanging over Thailand's far north has become so polluted that it has drawn a visit by the...

Thailand's new government could be unstable,...

Mar 23, 2019

Thailand's election Sunday is likely to produce a weak unstable government whether a civilian or...

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US promotes free and open Indo-Pacific at naval exercise

A senior U.S. naval officer has underlined Washington's commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific as the United States launched its first joint naval exercise with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

Sep 2, 2019

Worsening air pollution reducing lifespans in Indonesia

Researchers say Indonesia's air quality has deteriorated from among the cleanest in the world to one of the most polluted over the past 2 decades, shaving 5 years from life expectancy in some regions

Mar 29, 2019

Bangkok flies drones as PM warns of costs in pollution fight

Drones are spraying water to try to reduce air pollution around Bangkok while the governor invited critics to brainstorm better ideas to improve air quality in the Thai capital

Feb 1, 2019

Bangkok schools closed over air pollution concerns

More than 400 schools in Thailand's capital, Bangkok, have been shut due to increasing concern over dangerously unhealthy air pollution

Jan 30, 2019

Heavy smog, worsened by weather, raises alarm across Asia

Unusually high levels of smog worsened by weather patterns are raising alarm across Asia

Jan 14, 2019

UN finds 486 million in Asia still hungry, progress stalled

A United Nations report says some 486 million people are malnourished in Asia and the Pacific and progress in alleviating hunger is stalling

Nov 2, 2018