Indonesia Swears In New Parliament

On 1 October 2019, members of Indonesia's parliament, the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) were sworn in for the 2019 - 2024 term.

Malaysia Social Media Update 7 - 13 October 2019

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Malaysia Social Media Update 30 September - 6 October 2019

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Malaysia Social Media Update 16 - 22 September 2019

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Vietnam's Growing Agricultural Economy

Vietnam's agricultural economy is growing exponentially. While the country aims to become one of the largest agricultural nations in the world, volatile prices and fluctuating demand are amongst some of the challenges they face.

Tourism in Southeast Asia: Potential and Problems

Southeast Asia is becoming an increasingly popular destination. However, there are serious environmental, sociocultural and economic issues with tourism in developing nations that must be solved as travel numbers continue to go up.

Why India matters

With a USD 49.9 trillion economy, it is ASEAN's fourth largest trading partner. The upcoming elections will determine its outlook and ties with our region.

Thailand's General Election 2019

Thailand's general election will be held on 24 March 2019. This will be the first election since the 2014 military coup.

Singapore's 2019 Budget: Precursor to polls?

Singapore’s Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered the budget in Parliament on 18 February 2019.The budget seeks to “build a strong and united Singapore”.

Indonesia's 2nd Presidential Debate: Infrastructure, Food and Unicorns

Indonesia’s second presidential debate was held on 17 February 2019. Incumbent Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and challenger Prabowo Subianto debated infrastructure, energy, food, natural resources and the environment.