Recent corruption scandals have ignited the debate about dynastic politics in Indonesia. But even experts are unsure of how to address this world of clandestine meetings and mystical martial-arts clans
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The street food of Southeast Asia is one of the region’s biggest attractions. Now, the discerning foodies of the West are beginning to fall under its delicious spell
You’ve been chosen to host a prestigious international games event, spent a huge chunk of change building stadiums, lost hair over having enough hotel rooms and then you realise you’ve forgotten to design a mascot…
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The launch of Myanmar’s first local-language social networking site is a sign of the digital times gripping the nation
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Values are changing in Cambodia, but does that indicate a significant urban-rural divide?
Four Asean nations are negotiating hard to form a giant free trade zone in the Asia-Pacific region. Those choosing not to join in may regret their decision
Aung Min succeeded in the landmark task of securing an accord with the majority of Myanmar’s ethnic rebel groups, but a lasting truce remains elusive
As Myanmar prepares to take the reins of Asean next month, what can be expected of its historic chairmanship?
A handful of local people refuse to give in to mounting pressure from insurgents in Thailand’s deep south