In latest Economic and Social Survey for the Asia Pacific, world body is forecasting ASEAN to report slower growth in 2015 at close to 4.3 per cent.
Low costs and a burgeoning young, working class population, give South Asia an opportunity to increase the size of its labor-intensive apparel industry.
A Vietnam War Summit held at the LBJ Presidential Library discussed the price paid by many of those who served in the conflict, as well as the transformation in US-Vietnam relations since.
Chinese police would be granted power to cancel any activities they deem a threat to national security and could summon the leaders of foreign NGOs to meetings.
The Royal Turtle, also known as Southern River terrapinis, is one of the world's 25 most endangered tortoises and freshwater turtles.
Cambodia saw a national all-time record high of 42.6°C set in Preah Vihea province on April 15.
Statement follows EU report questioning Beijing’s commitment to govern Hong Kong under ‘one country, two systems’ principle
Cambodia, one of Southeast Asia's least-developed countries, enjoys large amounts of aid and investment from China.
1 in 5 children in Myanmar aged 10-17 go to work instead of school, according to figures from a census report on employment published last month.
Plane patrolling area diverted Sunday to evacuate three injured workers, China's state-run media said; US increasingly concerned about China’s action in area.
The report said, 950 were arrested overseas with the help of authorities in Cambodia, Thailand, Laos and Malaysia.
A recent study of 24 Asian countries found a highway death toll of 750,000 per year; Traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for people under the age of 30.