All News

Filipino Muslims mark Eid in ruins of war-torn Marawi

Jun 15, 2018

Muslim residents of a southern Philippine city devastated by last year's bloody militant siege are celebrating Eid al-Fitr holiday in gunfire-riddled mosques and praying in tent shelters

Read more

Japanese utility eyes scrapping 2nd Fukushima nuclear plant

Jun 14, 2018

The utility responsible for meltdowns at a nuclear power plant in Japan says for the first time publicly it will start making plans to decommission another plant that narrowly escaped the crisis

Read more

Trump: Trudeau's criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'

Jun 12, 2018

President Donald Trump says that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "learned" from the mistake of criticizing him and that it's going to cost Canada "a lot of money."

Read more

China auto sales rise 7.9 percent in May as electrics surge

Jun 12, 2018

China's auto sales rose 7.9 percent in May from a year earlier as purchases of electric and gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles more than doubled to 102,000

Read more

Trump says he discussed human rights with Kim Jong Un, will hold more conversations on that in the future

Jun 12, 2018

Trump says he discussed human rights with Kim Jong Un, will hold more conversations on that in the future

Read more

Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

Jun 12, 2018

Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression

Read more

Trump, North Korea's Kim Jong Un sign unspecified document

Jun 12, 2018

President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un concluded an extraordinary nuclear summit Tuesday by signing a document in which Trump pledged "security guarantees" to the North and Kim reiterated his commitment to "complete denuclearization."

Read more

Igarashi set to catch a wave in surfing's Olympic debut

Jun 12, 2018

Surf's Up: Kanoa Igarashi isn't about to let the pressure of representing Japan overwhelm him when surfing makes its much-anticipated debut at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Read more

US broadcaster loses Myanmar outlet over Rohingya name

Jun 12, 2018

A U.S. government-affiliated broadcaster Radio Free Asia is restricted is losing its partner in Myanmar after refusing to stop using the word "Rohingya" to describe the oppressed Muslim minority

Read more

Priest fatally shot at altar of Philippine Catholic church

Jun 11, 2018

Philippine police say two gunmen killed a Roman Catholic priest as he prepared to celebrate Mass at the altar of a chapel in a northern town, in the country's latest deadly attack on a priest

Read more

AseanCoverage is a next-gen news site focusing exclusively on online news from South East Asia.

Contact us: sales[at]aseancoverage.com