SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Impact of divide would be more serious, last longer than a global financial crisis, he says.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - When asked if Singapore still has anything to learn from Japan, given that China is now much bigger, PM Lee replied that China's scale may be bigger because its population is larger, but Japan still has valuable experience.

BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - Chinese Vice-Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen told media on June 24, 2019, that discussions between the Chinese and US trade teams are underway.

PASIR GUDANG, Malaysia (The Straits Times/ANN) - Officials deny cases caused by earlier dumping incident in Sungai Kim Kim

NEW DELHI (The Straits Times/ANN) - Poor management, failure to stop pollution of rivers have resulted in Chennai's water crisis

BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ANN) - Despite being smaller countries, bloc nations can stand together to advance collective interests. 

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Protest organisers aim to draw world leaders' attention to controversial extradition Bill.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Ten Lao businesswomen received the Outstanding Asean Women Entrepreneurs Award 2019 from the Asean Women Entrepreneurs Network (AWEN) during a ceremony at JW Marriott Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand, last week.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos will continue to promote environmentally friendly and sustainable hydropower projects with renewable wind and solar considered as additional alternatives for electricity production. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LNCCI), in collaboration with the International Labour Organisation (ILO), organised the MSME investment fair 2019 to provide opportunities to micro, small and medium enterprise operators to access sources of finance.