ASEAN needs to deal with root physical, political cause of forest fire, haze – Don

KUALA LUMPUR, A real way to minimise the risk of worsening transboundary haze in the ASEAN region is to deal with the root physical and political causes of fires and haze.University Malaya’s Department of International and Strategic Studies senior lecturer… Read More

Federal Government Will Restore Sabah, Sarawak’s Status – PM Mahathir

KUCHING, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is endeavouring to restore the status of Sabah and Sarawak as partners in the Federation, as provided for in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63).To facilitate the effort, the Prime… Read More

Thai Government May Beat Legal Threats, But Flagging Economy Looms

BANGKOK – Less than two months into its term, Thailand’s post-junta government is fending off a series of challenges to its very existence, including a brewing political storm over the Cabinet’s failure to recite the full oath of office.A general… Read More

Rival Protesters Clash at Hong Kong Rallies

Clashes erupted Saturday between rival groups in Hong Kong in the latest round of demonstrations that began with calls for democratic reforms in the semiautonomous Chinese territory.The skirmishes broke out shortly after pro-democracy demonstrators gathered at a plaza in the… Read More

Marine Park Off Southern Thailand Likely To Be Named ASEAN Heritage Park

BANGKOK, A marine national park on Angthong islands, off southern Thailand, will likely be named an ASEAN heritage park later this year, a government official said.Angthong marine park, off Surat Thani province, is an offshore tourist spot which has biological… Read More

8th Brunei Open and Masters Swimming Championship

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah binti… Read More

8th Brunei Open and Masters Swimming Championship

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah binti… Read More