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Lady in waiting: Nurul Izzah Anwar

By: Sacha Passi - October 10, 2012

She has the lineage to rival some of the world’s most prominent political families, yet Nurul Izzah Anwar is set to pave her own path towards a new democracy

 

October: The good, the bad, the peculiar

By: Southeast Asia Globe - October 10, 2012

Peculiar: Phallostetus cuulong, a species of fish recently discovered in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, is raising eyebrows for its unique features. The fish is part of a larger family, distinguished by the fact that their penises are on their heads.

 

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