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Hunger games: Food crisis ahead?

By: South East Asia Globe - October 4, 2012

Experts warn the world is entering an era of permanent food crisis that will hit the poor hardest and spark social unrest. Ill-prepared and exposed to the elements, Southeast Asia remains particularly vulnerable

 

Mastering Myanmar

October 3, 2012

Myanmar is making its first moves towards being integrated into the global financial system after MasterCard issued the country’s Co-Operative Bank a license. The US company has become the first payments operator to make such a move in the formerly reclusive state. Co-Operative Bank has the largest number of ATMs in Myanmar and the agreement

 

Sitting pretty in Cambodia

By: Faine Greenwood - October 2, 2012

Despite the Cambodian government feeling threatened by a ‘secessionist’ movement, observers say the leadership has no revolution to fear

 

The eye of the fighter

By: Daniel Otis - September 26, 2012

Hardened knuckles make for battered faces when competitors step into a pradal serey ring. Daniel Otis and photographer Michael Klinkhamer capture their story

 

Asean steps up

By: Southeast Asia Globe - September 24, 2012

As the economic momentum increasingly moves to Southeast Asia, a region with diverse economies and a large workforce, the region is tipped to power growth in Asia for the next two decades, according to IHS Global Insights, a global information company that offers industry and economic analysis. Thanks in part to Asean’s trade with China,