Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte imposes martial law late on Mindanao to prevent the spread of extremism after rebels rampage through the city.
A bomb explodes at a military-owned hospital, wounding 24 people on the anniversary of the junta’s rule since its May 2004 coup.
China and Burma sign agreements regarding cooperation in economic development, health, and preservation of historic monuments in Bagan.
Chinese President Xi Jinping tells Burma leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi he will continue to help achieve peace and Belt and Road Forum in Beijing.
Some experts and locals complain of pesticide use, but the Chinese defend the farming methods, saying they bring wealth to the poor areas in Laos.
Thailand’s telecoms regulator ordered Facebook Thailand to take down 131 web addresses deemed threatening to security or which violated strict lese majeste laws.
Companies and governments in Asia report minor disruptions from cyber attack while authorities brace for more.
Chinese president Xi Jinping champions globalization and says Silk Road will boost global development.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi will attend a meeting of 28 nations in Beijing next week to map out China's ambitious new Silk Road project.
North Korean news agency charges Chinese articles of trying to shift the blame to Pyongyang for ‘deteriorated relations’ between the two countries.
China's plan to blast open more of the Mekong River for bigger ships could founder on an outcrop of rocks that Thai protesters have vowed to protect.
Sri Lanka's navy intercepts a boat carrying 30 Rohingya refugees after they try to enter the country illegally.
PM Najib Razak says that ASEAN could become the world’s fourth-largest economy, but that growth needed to be equitable.
Southeast Asian countries will prioritize creating an Asia-focused trade pact this year that includes China, India and Japan.
Videos of man killing his 11-month-old daughter on Facebook for nearly 24 hours prompt questions about the site’s monitoring procedures.