The Philippine archipelago lacks the infrastructure and low costs of its Southeast Asian neighbors but the skilled workforce could lure some factory owners
A draft decree set to take effect Jan. 1 requires providers of social media, e-commerce and email to make user data available to Vietnamese authorities.
Beijing has a military lead in the South China Sea, where five other governments contest its sovereignty; it wants the U.S. to stay out.
Thousands of citizens in the Southeast Asian country’s two biggest cities blared airhorns and cruised around in flag-bearing trucks after soccer tournament wins
Special economic zones, real estate and spillover from the Sino-US trade war tempt Chinese investors.
The Philippine armed forces are recommending martial law be extended through 2019 on the island of Mindanao, which has long been subject to rebel violence.
An American think tank says satellite imagery shows China installed a platform on Bombay Reef in the Paracel Islands, which Vietnam calls its own.
Mike Pence focused publicly Wednesday on issues other than trade at meetings with Asian leaders in Singapore.
Blunt language between US and Chinese officials eased their showdown in the South China Sea.
President Xi Jinping of China is expected to speak with his counterpart in Manila about infrastructure funding and exploration for undersea fuels.
The Beijing government says it will share information from weather stations in the contested Spratly Island.
Fears of a debt trap and resentment of Chinese maritime expansion may turn Southeast Asian leaders’ heads toward Western powers.
Rising prices raised Vietnam’s revenue from oil by 42.5 percent in the first nine months of the year.
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen chose retired semiconductor firm chairman Morris Chang to attend its major international event of 2018.
Tokyo does not claim the waterway, but it has helped Southeast Asian states that do as part of a long-term policy aimed at checking the biggest claimant China.
US President Donald Trump is checking Beijing’s expansion in the South China Sea. Some say he’s using those military moves to pressure China on trade, too.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hailed the "dawn of a new day" with North Korea as he prepares to travel to Pyongyang to arrange a second summit with President Donald Trump.
Washington sent B-52 bombers to or near the disputed South China Sea twice in late September, and Beijing protested
Explosives have hit four parts of the country since July; Muslim rebels recruiting people for more attacks.
Tran Dai Quang died Friday at age 61 of a long-term illness.