THE toppled Thai opposition on Thursday called on the ruling junta to lift the ban on political activities as the countdown begins for the kingdom's first election since a 2014 coup...

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COMMUNITY and conservation groups in Myanmar have branded a planned highway linking a port project to Thailand an "ecological and social disaster", saying it would uproot indigenous people...

[BANGKOK] The outlook for interest rates in Southeast Asia's two biggest economies is upward even after mixed inflation data on Monday...

ANALYSIS

COMMUNITY and conservation groups in Myanmar have branded a planned highway linking a port project to Thailand an "ecological and social disaster", saying it would uproot indigenous people...

[BANGKOK] Pimpa Panlao, 31, is struggling to pay off an 80,000 baht (S$3,340) bank loan and spends a third of her income from selling women's accessories at a Bangkok market to repay the loan...

SOUTH-EAST Asia's biggest listed companies have improved over the past two years in their transparency about anti-corruption practices, according to a study out on Monday...