[HANOI] Vietnam is pushing back harder against China's efforts to isolate it diplomatically on a territorial dispute in an energy-rich part of the South China Sea.

[BANGKOK] Eight warships, four aircraft and more than a thousand personnel from the US and ten Southeast Asian countries will join maritime drills kicking off Monday, as part of a joint exercise...

[MANILA] Philippine Vice-President Leni Robredo said citizens were worried that Rodrigo Duterte was "selling out" to Beijing and called on the President to take a stronger stand to protect the...

SIX small bomb blasts wounded at least four people in Bangkok on Friday, as the Thai capital hosted a South-east Asian security meeting with top diplomats from the United States, China and other...

[MANILA] The Philippines is not waiving its rights to exclusive waters in the South China Sea, President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday, walking back on...

[MANILA] China can fish in parts of the South China Sea where the Philippines holds exclusive rights, President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman said Wednesday, despite warnings from other officials...

COMMENTARY

The geographically strategic former American naval base at Subic Bay in the Philippines is once again at the centre of a great powers face-off for influence over Southeast Asia geopolitics and...