China (PRC)
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:41

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Tourism players and institutes from 21 countries and regions have confirmed their participation in this year’s event.

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Regional, Business, Economy
Singapore
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:40

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) -  By October, nine of Shell's 57 fuel stations across the island will have electric vehicle charging points 

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General
Singapore
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:38

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - In his National Day Rally speech on Sunday, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong flagged three areas critical to ensuring that Singapore continues to thrive in the future - investing in education, helping its people remain in the workforce for longer and protecting its physical environment from the effects of climate change. Here are edited excerpts of his speech.

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Politics
Malaysia
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:30

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak will have to fight 21 charges of money laundering and four of abuse of power for receiving illegal transfers.

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Politics
China (PRC)
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:29

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Development practices of Guizhou set example for northeastern region.

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Economy
Indonesia
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:04

JAKARTA (The Straits Times/ANN) -  Police had allegedly used excessive force against ethnic Papuans in East Java

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General
Singapore
| 20 Aug 2019 | 12:01

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) -  Over 375,000 people have visited showcase so far; more expected in wake of extension

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General
Sri Lanka
| 20 Aug 2019 | 10:46

COLOMBO ( The Island /ANN ) - Huge losses running into billions of rupees suffered by the Chinese built Hambantota Port under former President Mahinda Rajapaksas rule, were cleared in just three years after the current United National Party (UNP)-led government assumed office in January 2015, says Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

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Economy
Laos
| 20 Aug 2019 | 10:45

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is continuing to train frontline officials so they can pass on their technical skills and improve local farmers’ yields.

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Economy
Laos
| 20 Aug 2019 | 10:44

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao and Thai governments are planning to build another “friendship” bridge to link their countries across the Mekong, bringing Vientiane province closer to the neighbouring Thai province of Loei, according to the new governor of Vientiane province. 

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Regional, Economy