southeast asia

September 19, 2012 - 9:35 AM

AP Source: Obama to meet with Myanmar democracy leader Suu Kyi Wednesday afternoon

WASHINGTON (AP) — AP Source: Obama to meet with Myanmar democracy leader Suu Kyi Wednesday afternoon.

September 19, 2012 - 2:35 AM

Singapore PM says will not tolerate corruption

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore's leader has vowed to punish corrupt officials, no matter how senior, following several high-profile cases including three sex-for-favor scandals that have

September 18, 2012 - 11:35 PM

Asia stocks up ahead of Bank of Japan decision

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets mostly fell Tuesday as signs that Europe will take longer than expected to set up a new authority to supervise European banks kept investors on the

September 18, 2012 - 5:37 PM

Myanmar's Suu Kyi supports easing of US sanctions

September 18, 2012 - 3:35 PM

Oil falls below $96 on economic worries

BANGKOK (AP) — Oil bobbed above $97 and then retreated in Asia on Tuesday, a day after prices unexpectedly took a plunge.

September 18, 2012 - 9:36 AM

Myanmar is called insincere on political prisoners

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's limited releases of political prisoners show the government is insincere in its much-lauded democratic reforms and is using its hundreds of detainees

September 18, 2012 - 1:35 AM

Oil rises above $97 a day after price plunge

BANGKOK (AP) — Oil rose above $97 a barrel Tuesday in Asia, clawing back some losses after prices unexpectedly took a plunge the day before.

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