Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (C) makes opening remarks during a joint press of the seventh Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting at Akasaka State Guesthouse in Tokyo, Japan, 04 July 2015. Photo: Kimimasa Mayama/EPA
04 July 2015
Japan is rolling out the red carpet this weekend for the leaders of the "Mekong Five" as...
Migrant fishermen from Myanmar unload frozen fish from a Thai fishing boat after they stopped fishing operations at a port in Samut Sakhon province, Thailand, 01 July 2015. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
04 July 2015
Around 5,000 Thai fishing boats have stopped operating out of fear they will be...
Mae La refugee camp on the Thai border with Myanmar, in Tak province, north-western Thailand. Photo: Mizzima
03 July 2015
Myanmar refugees in camps along the Thai-Myanmar border are to be given vocational...
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03 July 2015
The Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) in a press release on ...
Gyeongbu Expressway Built in Asian Highways 1 Sign Photo: Wikipedia
02 July 2015
In the wake of an agreement between India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan for unhindered...
In Thailand's Tham Hin camp, a UNHCR staff member captures the iris scan of a refugee from Myanmar for the new biometrics system. Photo: R. Arnold/UNHCR
02 July 2015
The UN refugee agency has completed its roll-out of a cutting-edge system to identify...
Fishing operations stopped at a port in Samut Sakhon province, Thailand, 1 July 2015. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
02 July 2015
A belated Thai clampdown on illegal fishing is forcing unlicensed vessels ashore,...
Photo: RAJIBAKSHA RAKSHIT/PCDN
02 July 2015
A huge Indian military operation to checkmate separatist rebels in the country's...
Rohingya refugees food for breaking of fasting, during the first day of fasting month of Ramadan, in their refugee camp at Bireun Bayeun, East Aceh, Aceh, Indonesia, 18 June 2015. Photo: Hotli Simanjuntak/EPA
30 June 2015
An Indonesian community affected by the Southeast Asian boat people crisis has petitioned...
A Rohingya child at the Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp, Teknaf, Cox’s bazar. Photo: Mizzima
30 June 2015
The Bangladesh government has proposed moving 32,000 Rohingya refugees to a remote island...
Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean Photo: How Hwee Young/EPA
30 June 2015
Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will make an official visit to Myanmar's...
Photo: RAJIBAKSHA RAKSHIT/PCDN
30 June 2015
The Indian National Investigation Agency (NIA), which is probing the June 4 killing of 18...

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