Asean News Headlines on Saturday (Feb 13)


Malaysia:

Covid-19: 3,499 new cases, five fatalities bring death toll to 958

Kedah and Perlis MMEA foiled attempts to smuggle drugs worth RM15.5mil in 2020

Ringgit expected to trade higher versus greenback next week

Bursa Malaysia to see range-bound trading next week

Curfew in Sabah's ESSZone extended until March 1

Covid-19: Training at Pulapol nationwide halted temporarily, says Bukit Aman

Singapore:

Singapore's Covid-19 cases back to single digit - 9 new Covid-19 cases and all imported

Trade deal between Singapore and Britain enters into force

Subdued Chinese New Year in China amid travel curbs

Young Singapore chefs serve up hope for street food's future

Singapore CNY tragedy: Five die after car slams into Tanjong Pagar shophouse, fire breaks out

Indonesia:

Indonesia's Covid-19 total goes past 1.21 million as 5.0 magnitude quake hits Bandar Lampung

Indonesia's trade surplus seen narrowing in January 2021

Indonesia to give tax incentives for sales of some cars

Indonesia: Election Law revision hangs in balance

Indonesia finance minister sees near flat Q1 GDP growth y/y



Thailand:

Thailand foreign investment pledges slump 54% in 2020, outlook hazy

Thailand to start Covid-19 vaccinations in 10 provinces with China's Sinovac vaccine

Thailand's Chulalongkorn University on lockdown from today until Feb 28; 126 cases reported in Feb 13

Thais flock to shrine of love ahead of Valentine's Day

Mekong River at "worrying" low level amid calls for more Chinese dam data

Philippines:

More Covid-19 variants found as 1,960 new cases confirmed; virus total now at 547,255

Philippines to allow cinemas, public attractions to reopen to revive growth

Lufthansa Technik Philippines to cut 300 jobs amid pandemic

Philippines announces additional easing of coronavirus restrictions

Philippines' Duterte tells US 'you have to pay' if it wants to keep troop deal

Vietnam:

Vietnam IT companies help to fight pandemic with technology; Covid-19 total at 2,142

Formula One eye Portugal GP to replace Vietnam

S. Korea aid agency to inject financial aid to Vietnam's green growth efforts

MMEA detains Vietnamese fishermen in Terengganu waters



Myanmar:

Myanmar's 'Spiderman' joins anti-coup protests

Myanmar protesters block arrests as UN demands Suu Kyi's release

Jade and rubies: how Myanmar's military amassed its fortune

UN rights body adopts watered-down text on Myanmar coup

Tensions high as mass protests in Myanmar enter second week

Myanmar's conflict-scarred Rohingya on edge with return of generals

Anger over arrests in Myanmar at anti-coup protests

Cambodia:

Cambodia launches Covid-19 vaccinations with shots for PM's sons, ministers

Cambodia approves emergency use of China's Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine

Cambodia: Vehicle import duty cuts proposed

Laos:

Lao govt urges public to stay vigilant against dengue, Covid-19

Shared New Year wish brings China-Laos railway builders closer

Brunei:

Vaccine donation from China arrives

Brunei Government gets thumbs up for handling Covid-19, among best record in Asean

Asean:

Xi-Biden telephone call sends positive signals to world

Virus expected to last long-term despite global vaccine rollout

Asian drug lords likely producing precursor chemicals in Golden Triangle

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3

Asean , News Headlines , Feb 13

   

Next In Aseanplus News

Cambodia: Hun Sen wants all to obey rules or lockdown will be extended as cases in capital continue to soar
Laos confirms four new Covid-19 cases, tightens up measures against pandemic
Bank Islam Brunei announces they are committed to investing in local start-ups
Myanmar releases prisoners for New Year, though likely not dissidents
Philippines commits 75% greenhouse gas emissions reduction by 2030
Yet again for Thais - Another muted Songkran weekend as Thailand battles against Covid-19
Hong Kong court sentences Jimmy Lai and other activists to jail
Covid-19: Five shuttlers test positive, Academy Badminton Malaysia shuts down
Myanmar pardons prisoners, unclear if activists among them
Popular Tamil comedy actor Vivek dead at 59

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers