Asia Landing Page

Submitted by nilasen on Mon, 06/06/2016 - 14:27

Top Stories

China's Wuxi tightens Covid-19 curbs as new clusters emerge

It reported 473 new Covid-19 cases for Saturday, up from 268 cases a day earlier.

Australia's south-east braces for floods as heavy rain pummels Sydney, NSW

Thousands of residents have been asked to evacuate south-west Sydney, Australia's biggest city.

Philippines President Marcos vetoes economic zone Bill championed by sister

The special economic zone would have included a US$15 billion international airport project.

Indian police arrest 'masterminds' behind murder of Hindu tailor

A chemist was also reported stabbed to death for allegedly supporting the remarks made by the BJP’s former spokesman.

Power Play

The geopolitical realities of Ream Naval Base

The US has warned about Chinese designs on the naval base in Cambodia. While its position has strategic value, it's not a game changer.