A summit of Southeast Asian leaders to discuss issues ranging from terrorism to South China Sea tensions opened Tuesday, overshadowed by the Philippine president's unrestrained com
Twenty new patients in four provinces in Thailand have contracted the mosquito-borne Zika virus, but the situation remains under control, according to the public health ministry.
State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi will travel to Laos to attend the 28th and 29th Asean Summit and related meetings.
Myanmar expert Bertil Lintner discusses Suu Kyi’s China visit with The Irrawaddy.
Kanbawza Bank (KBZ Bank) has opened a representative office in Bangkok, the first Burmese bank to establish an international presence.
Burma’s President’s Office says that security on State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi will increase, in response to reports that she was on an ISIS hit list in Malaysia.
Known locally as Mahachai, and by foreigners as ‘Little Burma,’ Thailand’s Samut Sakhon hosts up to 400,000 Burmese migrants working in factories and fisheries.
Thailand's military government sets up security centers around the country ahead of an August referendum on a new constitution, a government spokesman says.
Mosha the elephant, who stepped on a landmine along the Thai-Myanmar border 10 years ago, received her ninth prosthetic leg on Wednesday.
An international ruling next month is expected to deprive China of its claim to most of the South China Sea, risking being seen as an ‘outlaw state’
Unemployment and weak growth spawn youth disillusionment as politicians run out of options in North Asia’s ‘oasis of democracy’
With a close fight between PM Hun Sen’s ruling party and the opposition on the horizon, Cambodia’s leader plays down tensions with opponents in hiding and exile.
The US places Burma on a its list of worst offenders in human trafficking, to prod the country's new government to curb the use of child soldiers and forced labor.
Malaysian police rescued the trafficked women from two bars in Sarawak State, as the country attempts to improve its record on curbing human trafficking.
Malaysian police have detained seven men suspected of being an Islamic State militant cell that was plotting attacks, authorities say.