southeast asia

September 30, 2012 - 10:35 PM

Divided town challenges Myanmar's democracy hopes

September 30, 2012 - 1:34 AM

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in SF

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nobel Peace Laureate and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi (ahng sahn soo chee) is in San Francisco during her landmark visit to the U.S.

September 28, 2012 - 12:35 PM

Thai sailors go "Gangnam Style" on YouTube video

September 28, 2012 - 12:35 PM

Markets slide as focus remains on Spain

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Friday after Spain announced severe budget cuts meant to show international lenders and investors that the country is taking steps toward gett

September 28, 2012 - 8:35 AM

Oil prices near $92 on Spanish budget pledge

BANGKOK (AP) — Hopes that the global economy might see some improvement after Spain announced far-reaching steps to fix its ailing economy helped keep oil prices on the upswing for a

September 28, 2012 - 7:34 AM

Heineken nets Tiger beer in Asia drive

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Heineken NV says it has sealed a deal giving it control over the Tiger beer brand, paying €4.7 billion ($6.1 billion) to significantly expand its presence in Asia.

September 28, 2012 - 6:35 AM

US Embassy warns Americans under threat in Manila

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The U.S. government is warning its citizens in the Philippine capital that they are facing a security threat.

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