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Malaysians are enraged after George Clooney said the boycott of hotels owned by Brunei’s sultan was a ‘warning shot’ to Malaysia and...

Malaysia’s deputy foreign minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya said that while LGBT+ lifestyles deviate from Islam, the government will not impose such a punishment on the group.
Over the course of three months in Asia, I encountered a variety of culture clashes.

15 culture clashes I’ve had as an American traveling in Asia

While each country had its own distinct culture and customs, I experienced many culture clashes while visiting Asia.
People are stranded by floodwaters in Jakarta's central business district in January 2013.

Indonesia wants to spend $33 billion moving its capital city hundreds of miles because the current one is sinking

Planning Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro said the government is considering moving the capital to one of the country's eastern islands.
Two workers walk under the wing of a 737 Max aircraft at the Boeing factory in Renton

The sensor believed to be at the heart of the Lion Air Boeing 737 Max disaster was reportedly repaired at a workshop in Florida before the crash

Before it plunged into the Java Sea, Lion Air's Boeing 737 Max's sensor was worked on at a Flordia facility, Bloomberg reported Wednesday.

A Russian man was arrested after trying to smuggle a drugged orangutan, 5 lizards, and 2 geckos out of Indonesia in his luggage

He fed the primate allergy pills and milk, so it would be unconscious during the journey to Russia.
A Boeing 737 Max 8 belonging to Garuda at a maintenance facility at Indonesia's Soekarno-Hatta International airport on March 13, 2019. The airline formally canceled a $5 billion order of the model.

Indonesia’s flagship airline moves to cancel $5 billion order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets after deadly crashes

"Garuda passengers in Indonesia have lost trust and no longer have the confidence" in the plane, a spokesman told Agence France-Presse.

Boeing slides after authorities say Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes have ‘clear similarities’

Boeing slid 2.89% to $368.02 apiece on Monday, after Ethiopian authorities pointed to parallels between its crash and one in Indonesia.
These tree houses are all over Instagram.

You can sleep in an Instagram-worthy tree house on an island near Bali for $42 a night

The trio of tree houses can be found on the island of Nusa Penida, which is just southeast of Bali, Indonesia.
A man holds passengers' passports found at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines crash.

There’s a significant difference between the Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air plane crashes, which both involved the Boeing 737 Max 8

The Lion Air plane experienced technical problems on its previous flight that left it climbing and falling so wildly that people on board vomited.
People stand near debris at the crash site of the Ethiopia Airlines flight in Ethiopia, on March 11, 2019.

Indonesia is grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 planes after a crash in Ethiopia killed 157 people

China also decided to ground its Boeing 737 Max 8 planes, a model recently involved in fatal crashes of Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air.