Cambodia is predicted to sustain the 7-percent growth rate it achieved last year in 2017 and 2018, thanks to the development of tourism, construction and garment export.
Thailand's Ministry of Labour has launched a programme to provide job training for ethnic minority people in order to support local economies and reduce frequent migrations.
Thai Minister of Commerce Aphiradee Tantraporn is confident that the Thai economy will continue its growth from last year and end this year up by 3-4 percent.
The race to become governor of the Indonesia capital Jakarta is likely to go through the second round after an unofficial poll result showed no candidate appeared to win an outright majority.
More than 7.1 million people in the Indonesian capital city of Jakarta headed to over 13,000 poll sites to elect their new governor on February 15.
The Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI) will be organising the Opportunity Thailand 2017 event on February 15, promoting investment opportunities in the country.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has organized a walking campaign to promote the city’s history and cultural tourism.
Thailand’s first hotel meeting all standards of Islam has been inaugurated in Thailand.
A tembusu tree fell at the Singapore Botanic Gardens, killing one Indian woman and injuring four others, including two chidren.
Sam Rainsy, opposition leader in Cambodia and President of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), sent a letter to Kem Sokha, Vice President of the CNRP, recommending the party’s Executive Board to select his wife Tioulong Samura as President of the party.
It appears that Vietnam is best placed to become Southeast Asia’s Silicon Valley while most members of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) have ambitions of developing competitive technology sectors, “Asia Correspondent” said in a recent article.
Myanmar authorities have reduced curfew hours in Maungdaw town, the western state of Rakhine, thanks to improvement on security.
Thailand will begin discussions on national reconciliation on February 14.
Philippine Secretary of Defence Delfin Lorenzana on February 9 said that the country is certain local militants have close relations with the Islamic State (IS).
Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Quoc Cuong and representatives of embassies of other ASEAN countries have attended a forum aimed to foster ties with the grouping.
Indonesian police is planning to mobilise 75,000 officers to ensure security for provincial chief and district head elections, which are scheduled to take place in 101 regions across the country on February 15.
During her freshly-ended working visit to Maputo, Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi held bilateral meetings with the Mozambican President, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister to discuss ways to boost economic ties.
The Defence Ministry’s Military Hospital 175 handed over telemedicine equipment to the Cambodian Royal Army’s Hospital 179 on February 9.