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Move over, Jakarta: Jokowi wants East Kalimantan to be Indonesia’s new capital

It's two hours away from Jakarta by flight.

Shopped online at Sephora? Customers in Singapore, Malaysia, had names, birthdays and passwords exposed in data breach

Personal data including names and passwords may have been exposed to unauthorised third parties, according to Sephora.

Go-Jek secures Series F investment from Visa and plans to expand digital payment options in SEA

Visa has joined Go-Jek's list of notable investors including Tencent, Google and Temasek Holdings.

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.