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Coastal provinces known as tourists destinations in southern Thailand have beefed up security measures after receiving warnings of possible attacks, local media Sunday reported.
The Philippine military has been dropping bombs on the southern city of Marawi, parts of which are occupied by Islamic militants. Authorities say they have made gains in the battle, but still have not completely retaken the entire city.
The Thai government has closed down six border crossings in southern Thailand's Narathiwat, to prevent members of Islamic State (IS) from creeping into the country and illegal smuggling, Thai Public Broadcasting Service Thursday reported.
Myanmar's parliament has approved the country taking part in the signing of an international agreement between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Russia on disaster relief, Myanmar News Agency reported Wednesday.
Philippine opposition lawmakers petitioned the Supreme Court on Monday to review and nullify President Rodrigo Duterte’s imposition of martial law in the southern third of the country.
Bangkok tops 20 Asian cities with a staggering year-on-year rental growth of 9.6% during the first quarter of 2017, according to the Knight Frank Asia-Pacific Prime Office Rental Index.
Brunei's Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah sent a message of condolence to British Prime Minister Theresa May, following the latest attacks in London, according to a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade on Monday.
The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) won the majority in the fourth commune elections on Sunday, Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Monday.
Authorities in the Philippines have expressed deep sorrow for the 37 people who were killed during the attack on Resorts World Manila casino in Manila earlier this week.
Philippine President Rodrigo R. Duterte has approved the establishment of a “peace corridor” to be manned by the implementing panels of both the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front to accelerate rescue and humanitarian operations for civilians trapped in Marawi City.