Thailand closes six border crossings with Malaysia World

Thailand closes six border crossings with Malaysia

Thailand’s authorities announced on June 8 that six auxiliary crossings on its border with Malaysia have been closed to prevent militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS) from entering the country.
No Vietnamese hurt in Jakarta blasts Society

No Vietnamese hurt in Jakarta blasts

There is no information that any Vietnamese nationals were affected by twin blasts in Jakarta on May 24, Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Hoang Anh Tuan told Vietnam News Agency.
Indonesia to export rice to Malaysia World

Indonesia to export rice to Malaysia

Indonesia will export between 15,000 and 50,000 tonnes of rice to Malaysia as part of efforts to meet the rice demand of the neighbouring country and show the growth of its agricultural sector.
Indonesia’s forex reserves in good condition World

Indonesia’s forex reserves in good condition

Bank Indonesia (BI) has reported that the country’s foreign exchange reserves at the end of July increased by 1.6 billion USD to 111.4 billion USD, up from 109.8 billion USD in June this year.
Thai police put down prison riot in Pattani World

Thai police put down prison riot in Pattani

Thai police on July 16 put down a riot erupting at the central jail in southern Pattani province in previous day that left three prisoners dead and five people injured, including a prison staff.