Asean News Headlines as at 7pm on Thursday (Feb 25)


In this image taken from video obtained by Than Lwin Khet News, a woman helps an unidentified man lying on the sidewalk of Sule Pagoda Road after he was attacked by a group of men in Yangon, Myanmar, on Feb. 25, 2021. - AP

Malaysia:

Covid-19: Cases up by 1,924 bringing total to 293,698 (updated daily)

Health Ministry: Needles of different types and colours used during vaccination process

No cuts, only jabs: Covid-19 vaccinations will not have any jumping of queues, says Health DG

11,000-year-old Perak Man now has a face, thanks to 3D modelling

Singapore:

Fatal abuse of Myanmar maid: Singapore govt to review three areas to ensure it doesn't happen again

Grab to hire 350 people in Singapore to deliver financial services in South-east Asia

Singapore start-up raises US$10m as it gears up to launch plant-based chicken product

Police report against fake Singapore immigration checkpoint website

Singapore receives China's Sinovac vaccine ahead of approval

Thailand:

Thai ministers jailed as court finds 26 guilty of insurrection

Bangkok rejects WHO claim of Covid-19 possibly originating from Chatuchak market

No handicap as S.Koreans swing through Thailand's 'golf quarantine'

Indonesia:

Indonesia in intense talks with both sides of Myanmar crisis

Indonesia hunts for missing after mine collapse kills six (Update)

Indonesia starts mass vaccination for journalists

It's alive! Black-browed babbler emerges after 170 years

Philippines:

Philippines logs 2,269 new Covid-19 cases, total reaches 568,680

Philippines' Duterte says still undecided on future of US troop deal

Philippine critics in firing line of anti-communist misinformation war

Myanmar:

Supporters of Myanmar military coup rampage in Yangon (Update)

Suu Kyi's party confirms they will not meet new election panel

Group of ousted Myanmar lawmakers appoints Dr Sa Sa and Htin Lin Aung as representatives

Containers pile up at Myanmar ports as coup protests snarl trade

Facebook bans Myanmar military from its platforms with immediate effect

Coup chaos in Myanmar leaves employers fretting over paying staff

Japan set to halt new development aid to Myanmar - Asahi daily

137 NGOs from 31 countries ask UN for Myanmar arms embargo

Vietnam:

New Zealand and Vietnam boost agricultural ties

Vietnam's exports to Australia rise sharply

Cambodia:

Foreigners in Cambodia to receive free Covid-19 shots

US applauds improving labour conditions in Cambodia

Cambodia encourages trade across border amid new cluster of Covid-19 cases

Laos:

Laos ministry seeks to reduce number of child workers

Lao authorities continue to monitor border to prevent second wave of Covid-19

Brunei:

Brunei extends suspension of cross-border activities until March 10

One week with no new Covid-19 cases in Brunei

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