April 26, 2022 | 12:44
After a bumpy year of trying to get the event up and running, Hanoi and other localities will finally host the 31st Southeast Asian Games from May 12.
April 06, 2022 | 16:44
Inflationary pressures around Southeast Asia and the subsequent rises in prices of food, energy, and services are forcing the region’s nations and financial institutions to come up with new strategies to protect themselves from the likely future ramifications of conflicts and climate change.
November 15, 2021 | 08:00
New Zealand was the latest nation to try out virtual conferencing on a massive scale last week when it hosted the first Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) conference for 2021.
November 12, 2021 | 09:00
World leaders sprung into action last week at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, with agreements made on deforestation, methane control, reducing reliance on coal, and cutting the cost of clean technologies.
November 01, 2021 | 05:00
The COP26 climate summit is underway in the United Kingdom, with its importance to the fate of the world laid bare as leaders attempt to redouble efforts to prevent disastrous temperate rises this century, and funds look towards more sustainable outcomes.
October 28, 2021 | 00:11
The pressure is on for nations to deliver when it comes to a robust agreement at the upcoming COP26 climate summit – none more so than the British hosts. But with key representation set to miss the event and leaders criticised of not taking the matter seriously enough, it remains to be seen if the world can come together to turn the climate tide.
September 17, 2021 | 12:57
Supply chain cracks and labour shortages are costing businesses more than ever before and production network disruptions are set to occur more frequently – and with the world more interconnected than ever, such disruption is more likely to affect everyone from coffee-loving office workers to schoolchildren in need of a fizzy drink.
July 23, 2021 | 14:11
Organisers of the 31st Southeast Asian Games, due to take place in Vietnam later this year, finally agreed to postpone the event after months of wrangling over a new date...
July 01, 2021 | 14:00
After several back-and-forth discussions failed to materialise in a compromise, organisers of the 31st Southeast Asian Games deferred again last week from making a decision on whether to postpone the competition until a later date due to continuing complications with the coronavirus pandemic.
June 03, 2021 | 21:53
A reversal of fortunes is being felt across parts of Southeast Asia, as other markets that have suffered vast numbers of COVID-19 deaths...