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Lee Hsien Loong’s Facebook post on 1978 Vietnam-Cambodia issue upsets both countries

Cambodian Defence Minister General Tea Banh said that Mr Lee's comments were "unacceptable" and "not true".
A woman works in a plastic bottle recycling factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in October 2018.

The West has been dumping tens of millions of tons of trash in Southeast Asian countries for more than 25 years — now they want to send it back

Rich Western nations have been dumping plastic waste in developing Southeast Asia for decades, because countries there have more lax regulations.

Singapore mobile wallet startup YouTrip just sealed S$34.9 million in pre-Series A funding – the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia

The record-breaking round of investment came within less than a year of the startup's founding.

Emergency personnel in Hazmat suits searched an Australian university only to find a ‘gas leak’ was caused by durians – here are 4 o...

Earlier this month, the king of fruits almost got a man into trouble with the law when he failed his breathalyser test after consuming durians.

Brunei’s Sultan says the country will not execute anyone for having gay sex, but critics say it is ‘not enough’

"The power of activism can help create change, but the fight isn't over."

People in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia order 3 cups of bubble tea per month, GrabFood says

BBT orders grew 7 times in Singapore and 2.5 times in Malaysia in just half a year.

In Brunei, a tiny nation built on oil money, half the capital city’s population lives in an otherworldly ‘water village’ where thous...

Brunei is a tiny country in Southeast Asia that's home to one of the most interesting communities in the world — Kampung Ayer, or "Water Village."

Flying solo? Here are 5 safest places in Asia for female travellers to visit

An increasing number of women from Southeast Asia are travelling solo.
Southeast Asia is home to fruits that many people from other regions have never seen before.

I spent 2 years living in Malaysia — here are 14 of my favorite fruits Americans probably wouldn’t recognize

Southeast Asia is home to several fruits that most Americans probably haven't heard of, including durian — the pungent "king of the fruits" — and the unusual-looking rambutan. Here are some of the most bizarre fruits I tried during my two-year stay in Malaysia.