Section: Southeast Asia

Regional News – The Latest News from South-East Asia and ASEAN

Miss Philippines wins Miss Universe 2018 – Thailand in Top 10

PHOTO: philstar.com Just in case you needed to know... Miss Universe 2018, the 67th Miss Universe pageant, was held today…

2 days ago

“Best Country in Asia.” Japan.

PHOTO: Travelience "Japan is ranked the best country in Asia and fifth globally. Thailand ranks 27th globally" DataLeads reports that…

2 days ago

No tickets. No travel agents. Back in 2001 the new Air Asia was a gamble.

Stepping onto an Air Asia plane these days, or one of its regional affiliates, it's hard to imagine that back…

4 days ago

Vietnam’s sixth airline takes off on December 29

The local airline business in Vietnam is hotting up with Bamboo Airlines poised to take to the skies. The new…

5 days ago

BTS sweeps first night of Asian Music Awards

BTS did not attend the first night of the 2018 Mnet Asian Music Awards, but the group’s presence was still…

1 week ago

Australian officials urge Thai authorities to release Hakeem AlAraibi

"FIFA, world soccer's ruling body, is also calling on the Thai authorities to allow for the return of AlAraibi to…

1 week ago

New Thai 1,000 baht note wins international award

The first new Thai 1,000 baht banknotes, featuring the image of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn, has won The Best…

1 week ago

Asia’s struggle with democracy – Thailand ranks #107 in the world

by By DataLEADS In the wake of the confirmation from the Thai Government about a firm date for the next…

1 week ago

Russian model becomes Queen of Malaysia after marrying Muslim king

Oksana Voevodina, is now the 'first lady' of Malaysia following the wedding to Malaysia's monarch Muhammad V of Kelantan. She married…

2 weeks ago

Centara strikes deal for three new hotels in Laos

Thailand’s leading hotel operator Centara Hotels, announced it has signed management agreements for three new properties with a combined total…

2 weeks ago