Top Indonesian Official: US Reporter Should Be ‘Deported Immediately’

JAKARTA – Indonesia’s top security official said Friday that detained U.S. journalist Philip Jacobson should be deported immediately. Jacobson, 30, a reporter for the California-headquartered environmental news outlet Mongabay, was detained December 17 in Borneo for an alleged visa violation.… Read More

Press Release : The 7th Thailand – Vietnam Political Consultation Group Meeting

On 20 January 2020, H.E. Mrs. Busaya Mathelin, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, co-chaired the 7th Thailand – Vietnam Political Consultation Group (PCG) Meeting with H.E Mr. Nguyen Quoc Dung, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam,… Read More

UN Top Court Issues Ruling on Provisional Measures to Protect Myanmar’s Rohingya

The U.N.’s top court ordered Myanmar on Thursday to protect Rohingya Muslims from genocidal acts and refrain from destroying evidence of alleged crimes that could be used in later hearings, prompting an ambiguous response from the government and applause from… Read More

\Plus 30% wage awaits workers on Chinese New Year

Plus 30% wage awaits workers on Chinese New Year Workers who will report to work on January 25 which is observed as Chinese New Year will get full pay plus 30 percent of their basic pay. This was reiterated by… Read More

Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam and the Monetary Authority of Singapore to Expand Cooperation

Bandar Seri Begawan, 23 January 2020 Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) yesterday committed to new areas of cooperation, with the signing of an enhanced Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Bilateral Cooperation at the… Read More

AJC’s Study on GVC Presented at the High-Level Symposium on Intra-ASEAN Trade and Investment Held in Hanoi

Secretary General of the ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC), Mr. Masataka Fujita was invited to the High-Level Symposium on Intra-ASEAN Trade and Investment: Enhancing Intra-ASEAN Trade and Investment for Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN Community, which was held in Hanoi, Viet Nam, on… Read More

Dr Mahathir receives courtesy call from Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh

PUTRAJAYA, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad received a courtesy call from Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh and his delegation at his office in Perdana Putra here today.In several tweets with attached pictures on his Twitter handle @chedetoffical, Dr Mahathir said… Read More