Asean News Headlines as at 7pm on Wednesday (March 3)


An anti-coup protester writes vital emergency information of another protester on his arm in Yangon, Myanmar on March 3, 2021.- AP

Malaysia:

Asean economic ministers propose common digital vaccine certificate, says Azmin Ali

Covid-19: Cases up by 1,745, bringing total to 305,880 (updated daily)

Federal Court throws out former Umno members' bid to dissolve party

Malaysian cleared of four drug charges in Singapore, walks out a free man

Covid-19: First batch of AstraZeneca vaccine expected to arrive in second quarter

Singapore:

Singapore factory activity expands in February but at slower pace

Singapore to get first university of the arts, formed by alliance between Nafa and Lasalle

AirAsia's food delivery service launches in Singapore with 80 restaurants on board

Singapore developer seeks trading suspension over Myanmar project

Shopee parent Sea's sales double as Asian shoppers go online in pandemic

Thailand:

Thai Cabinet okays MoU on expanding trade ties with Russia

Miss Universe Thailand fired as mental health ambassador

Lack of Covid jab for kids will make family vacations to Thailand impossible: research

Thai martial art muay thai gets kick out of being included in European Games

Thai court approves arrest warrant for activist accused of burning king's portrait

Indonesia:

Myanmar matters to Asean and Indonesia: Jakarta Post contributor

Indonesian fintechs continue winning streak in fundraising

Indonesian security forces kill two suspected militants

Philippines:

Philippines signs pact with India for world's fastest supersonic missiles

AstraZeneca vaccines to arrive in Philippines on March 4: palace

Vietnam:

Vietnam firms adopt digital strategies as e-commerce booms: experts

Vietnam's Van Don International Airport reopens

Vietnam plans to turn Kien Giang into sea-based economic powerhouse by 2025

Cambodia:

Cambodia receives first batch of AstraZeneca vaccine

Cambodia's Royal Turtle lays eggs in captivity for first time

Myanmar:

Myanmar police 'shoot protesters with little warning', killing at least nine

Myanmar junta charges six journalists, including AP photographer

Row over who represents coup-hit Myanmar at UN

Myanmar's ousted president faces two new charges: lawyer

Stop the repression, Pope Francis tells Myanmar junta

Myanmar says its foreign minister tells Asean of 'voting irregularities'

UN meeting sought as Myanmar releases over 500 detainees

Laos:

Laos to begin second round of Covid-19 vaccinations this month

Over 200 flood victims in Laos to have new homes in April

Brunei:

Asean economic revival tops agenda at Brunei retreat

Vaccine donation proves strong Brunei-China ties

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