Asean News Headlines at 10pm on Sunday (Nov 28)


Monkeys eat fruit as they cling onto Yongyuth Kitwatananusont who organizes the annual Monkey Festival, which resumed after a two-year gap caused by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Lopburi province, Thailand, November 28, 2021. - Reuters

Malaysia:

Covid-19: M'sia detects 4,239 new daily cases, first time below 4,500 mark since Nov 7

Covid-19: Sarawak tightens entry regulations due to concerns over Omicron

Covid-19: More than 98% of new cases mild, asymptomatic, says Health DG

Door still open to renegotiate earlier date for GE15, says Zahid

PM launches ten-year national unity action plan to bring together Malaysian Family

Has the ‘Great Resignation’ hit Malaysia?

Malaysians want work-life balance, purpose, and growth in their careers

Bursa Malaysia to see cautious trading this week amid heightened volatility

Ringgit expected to remain weak this week

The Johor - Singapore Causeway lies empty in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021. Malaysia and Singapore will partially reopen their borders Monday, Nov 29 for fully vaccinated citizens and some others, after nearly two years of closure due to the pandemic that had stranded many Malaysians working in the neighboring city-state away from their families. - APThe Johor - Singapore Causeway lies empty in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021. Malaysia and Singapore will partially reopen their borders Monday, Nov 29 for fully vaccinated citizens and some others, after nearly two years of closure due to the pandemic that had stranded many Malaysians working in the neighboring city-state away from their families. - AP

Singapore:

Singapore's daily tally under 1,000 for first time since Sept 20 with 747 new Covid-19 cases; 11 more deaths reported on Sunday

Urgent work needs to be done to understand new Covid-19 variant Omicron, says Singapore

After South Africa, Indonesia now restrict arrivals from another seven African nations amid new Covid-19 variant concerns

Malaysian PM to visit Singapore on Monday (Nov 29) in conjunction with VTL launch

Singapore’s Lee says main political party needs ‘little longer’ to pick next PM

Compulsory on-arrival Covid-19 test for travellers arriving in S'pore via land VTL from Monday (Nov 29)

Singapore’s PM says Omicron could lead to return of some curbs

Singapore reports 1,761 new Covid-19 cases and six deaths on Saturday (Nov 27)

Oil prices plunges down US$10/bbl last week and sees largest daily drop since April 2020

More pets can now quarantine at home

Indonesia:

Indonesia reports a very low 264 new Covid-19 cases and just one death on Sunday (Nov 28)

After South Africa, Indonesia now restrict arrivals from another seven African nations amid new Covid-19 variant concerns

Time for President Jokowi to show his global leadership as Indonesia hosts G-20 - News Analysis by The Straits Times

Indonesia imposes travel ban on South Africa as new variant spreads

Making friends the ‘old way’

G20 presidency and equality

Finding respite at parks

Indonesia proposed as second country for VTL, says Malaysian Foreign Minister

Monkeys climb onto a tourist during the annual Monkey Festival, which resumed after a two-year gap caused by the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, in Lopburi province, Thailand, November 28, 2021. - ReutersMonkeys climb onto a tourist during the annual Monkey Festival, which resumed after a two-year gap caused by the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, in Lopburi province, Thailand, November 28, 2021. - Reuters

Thailand:

Thailand records 5,854 Covid-19 cases and 30 deaths on Sunday (Nov 28)

A warning from Thailand - tourists refusing to mind their Covid-19 manners will be fined, says CCSA

It's all about monkey business at Thai town fruit festival

Thailand bans entry from eight African countries from December

Fruit galore: Thai monkey festival returns as tourists come back

Thailand woos Malaysians

Amnesty probed after ultra-royalist complaint

Philippines:

Philippines logs 838 new Covid-19 cases, 156 more deaths on Sunday; DOH prepares country against new Covid-19 variant

Philippines imposes travel ban on seven European countries over Omicron variant

Philippines to buy extra 20 million doses of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine

Philippines to reopen to some foreign tourists starting December 1

Flights from countries with new variant suspended

Misogynistic jeepney signs must go, says rights group

Ethnic Hmong children walk along a terraced rice field in northern Yen Bai province in Vietnam on Sunday, November 28, 2021. - AFPEthnic Hmong children walk along a terraced rice field in northern Yen Bai province in Vietnam on Sunday, November 28, 2021. - AFP

Vietnam:

Vietnam reports 12,936 new Covid-19 cases and now 1,210,340 in total on Sunday (Nov 28)

Vietnam: Low-lying Mekong Delta deals with worsening land subsidence

Vietnam plans to cut environment tax on jet fuel by 50%; move will be a tremendous help to airline industry

Switzerland hopes for early signing of FTA with Vietnam and also closer cooperation between the two countries

Vietnam determined to produce Covid-19 vaccines and treatment drugs at home

Vietnam says Pfizer and MSD to grant its firms licenses to produce Covid-19 pills

Myanmar:

Myanmar's foreign ministry condemns the joint statement released by the US and six other countries

Cops rescue 17 Myanmar nationals from human traffickers in Kedah

Covid-19 cases rise to 521,211 in Myanmar but cases are going down and govt restrictions are lessening

Myanmar's Suu Kyi due to hear first verdict in junta trial

US and allies seek arms boycott on Myanmar

In this file photo taken on November 20, 2019, Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen (L) hugs Prince Norodom Ranariddh, leader of the royalist FUNCINPEC party during the funeral rite of Princess Norodom Buppha Devi at a pagoda in Phnom Penh. - Former Cambodian prime minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh died in France on November 28, 2021, the country's information minister announced on Facebook. - AFPIn this file photo taken on November 20, 2019, Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen (L) hugs Prince Norodom Ranariddh, leader of the royalist FUNCINPEC party during the funeral rite of Princess Norodom Buppha Devi at a pagoda in Phnom Penh. - Former Cambodian prime minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh died in France on November 28, 2021, the country's information minister announced on Facebook. - AFP

Cambodia:

Former Cambodian PM dies in France, says minister

Cambodia wants Thailand to open its borders for daily work travel as country's daily Covid-19 cases gp below 50

Multilateralism essential to boost global economic recovery, says Cambodian expert

‘Asem13 aiming for global economic recovery’

Fresh hopes for royal turtle species’ survival

Laos:

National unity the key to development, says Laos President

Laos high speed rail brings buzz to border town in Thailand

Laos-China Railway launches online promotion meeting for transportation service

Laos hopes for economic boost from Chinese-built railway

Brunei:

Head-turning Lexus ES makes debut in Brunei

Eight African countries barred from Brunei; measures announced to control Covid-19 spread in country

Brunei: 3,000 selected for immunity study ahead of booster programme as Covid-19 cases rise to nearly 15,000

Traditionally handmade sky lantern enthusiasts release their creation from the terrace of a residential building to create awareness about the slowly disappearing art form among people during a function in Kolkata on Sunday, November 28, 2021. - AFPTraditionally handmade sky lantern enthusiasts release their creation from the terrace of a residential building to create awareness about the slowly disappearing art form among people during a function in Kolkata on Sunday, November 28, 2021. - AFP

AseanPlus:

China study warns of 'colossal' Covid-19 outbreak if it opens up like US and France

Chinese police capture North Korean convict on the run for over 40 days

Top US envoy for East Asia visiting four South-East Asian nations

Hong Kong helpers increasingly targeted by money-laundering syndicates, police warn as education campaign kicks off

Smugglers in daring comeback after crackdown on speedboat trade of frozen meat from Hong Kong to mainland China

How a Chinese Covid-19 drug was created in an instant – after years in the making

Chinese funeral home workers detained for stealing ashes of dead woman for superstitious ghost marriage ritual

Qupital wants to finance more Chinese cross-border e-commerce merchants by tapping Hong Kong’s capital market

Tougher security measures for Hong Kong courts including enhanced mail inspection; judges sent threatening letters

Australia to introduce new laws to force media platforms to unmask online trolls

Wall St week ahead: Covid-19 fears reappear as a threat to market

First ‘robotaxis’ enter service in Beijing

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