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Malaysian PM Anwar’s Cabinet picks set to be unveiled for swearing-in on Saturday

The need to ensure key ministries are up and running means he will have to hand in a list of names before the King leaves the country late on Saturday.

Marcos-led Philippines plays both sides in diplomatic tug of war with US and China

President Ferdinand Marcos Jr has abandoned his predecessor’s pro-China approach for a more nuanced foreign policy.

Australia looks to curb booming ‘buy now, pay later’ industry

Consumer groups have urged the government to treat the services like credit cards.

Climate Change

Nature needs $525 billion annually by 2025, UN says

About 50 per cent of global GDP is dependent on healthy and well-functioning ecosystems.

Singapore’s new climate targets still ‘critically insufficient’, says research group

This is despite the Republic’s efforts to implement a higher carbon tax and cut its greenhouse gas emissions.

UN panel recommends Great Barrier Reef be put on 'in danger' list

Frequent bleaching events are threatening the reef, including four over the last seven years.

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