msquebanh, to Philippines
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#CNA joined the voyage led by four traditional wooden fishing trawlers & accompanied by 100 small boats to witness the coalition's activities.

It was the biggest-ever display of #maritime #solidarity for #Filipino #fisherfolk & their #FishingRights in the West #Philippine Sea – what Manila calls the portion of the #SouthChinaSea that is within its exclusive economic zone #EEZ

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/asia/philippines-china-disputed-scs-scarborough-shoal-boat-convoy-4351971

#AsianMastodon #TootSEA #AsiaPacific #SouthEastAsia #protest #flotilla #geopolitics

msquebanh, to Trains
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The passenger station & depot will function as assembly, repair, maintenance & operational center for long-delayed & anticipated – of its kind in the southern metropolis.

Currently, only & are developing in . The country's only currently operational route is the Cat Linh – Ha Dong line in the capital city.

https://e.vnexpress.net/photo/traffic/vietnams-largest-metro-depot-hcmcs-first-almost-ready-4748382.html

thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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Vietnam's parliament elected police minister To Lam as the state president on Wednesday, in a move analysts see as a "stepping stone" for Lam to bid later for the position of chief of the ruling Communist Party, the country's top job. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/22/asia-pacific/politics/vietnam-policeman-new-president/ #asiapacific #politics #vietnam #tolam #southeastasia

liztai, to magASEAN
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How to identify a South-East Asian - say Pookie and see how they react


https://www.instagram.com/reel/C5BB7wapdDL/?igsh=MXM4YTFtYm9wbGlpbQ==

msquebanh, to hongkong
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Charismatic Sapphire Shen is passionate about her career. The 31 yr old resident describes her work as an art form that can enhance a person’s facial features to accentuate an outfit and look & boost their self-confidence.

For more than a decade, Shen has lived with , a chronic that mostly affects women & afflicts an estimated 7,000 people in Hong Kong and 5 million worldwide.

https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health-wellness/article/3262621/living-lupus-hong-kong-make-artist-incurable-autoimmune-disease-empowering-fellow-sufferers?campaign=52e005b6-17c7-11ef-b575-36b302c79d58&module=AI_You_may_have_missed_In-house&pgtype=homepage

msquebanh, to Malaysia
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has become a hotspot for global & investment, with country's electrical & electronics export seeing a sharp increase of 54.2%. However, the surge of electronics & semiconductor investment in Malaysia is sharply contrasted with low ; only 6% of all are , the majority in the public sector.

https://www.industriall-union.org/malaysias-booming-electronics-industry-leaves-little-room-for-workers-rights

msquebanh, to magASEAN
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The push is being led by the , Bahlil Lahadalia, who faces allegations of self-dealing & in the revocation & reissuance of , according to reporting by outlet Tempo. The proposed handouts are more of the same, critics say: payback to religious orgs for their support of President Joko Widodo’s preferred candidate in February’s election.

https://news.mongabay.com/2024/05/critics-see-payback-in-indonesias-plan-to-grant-mining-permits-to-religious-groups/

msquebanh,
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FYI - Widodo recently met with Elon Musk to talk business. Musk wants to build battery plant in Indonesia & more. Widodo will sell out - keep aware of developments concerning Musk's exploitive interests - across .

msquebanh, to Unions
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in the capital have trade Vu Minh Tien, according to , an international that campaigns for in Vietnam.

Tien is head of policy & legal affairs at the General Confederation of Labor and director of the Institute for & Trade , the group said.

https://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/vietnam-union-arrest-05202024234207.html/ampRFA

msquebanh, to random
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Several cars, motorbikes & even homes were buried under a as it invaded the Mui Ne site in coastal Province on Tuesday.

often take place in the beach & City areas whenever it rains heavily. The previous occasion happened in October 2023, when a sand flood invaded the neighborhood & the coastal road of Commune in Phan Thiet City, impeding traffic.

https://e.vnexpress.net/photo/environment/sand-flood-buries-cars-houses-in-vietnam-tourism-site-4748734.html

thejapantimes, to worldnews
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The alarm raised following the death of 9-year-old Virun Roeurn and the urgent activity that followed is a testament to the strength of Cambodia’s disease tracking system, and to its importance within a global biosurveillance system. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/21/world/disease-detectives-bird-flu/

JoePajak, to random
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'Covid test kits in high demand in Singapore - an estimated 25,900 Covid-19 cases were recorded from May 5 to 11, only 13,700 cases recorded in the previous week. Predominant variants circulating in Singapore are those belonging to KP.1 and KP.2.'
Article credit: @vietnamenglish
https://e.vnexpress.net/news/news/covid-test-kits-in-high-demand-in-singapore-amid-new-surge-of-infections-4748939.html?utm_source=eVnExpress&utm_medium=social_Twitter&utm_campaign=sharelink_20240521&utm_content=News

msquebanh,
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thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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The United Nations' human rights chief says he is "deeply alarmed" by a resurgence of violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and has warned of further "atrocities." https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/20/asia-pacific/politics/un-further-atrocities-myanmar/

knittingknots2, to random
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Indonesia’s Ibu volcano spectacularly erupts forcing nearby villages to evacuate | Indonesia | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/world/article/2024/may/19/indonesias-ibu-volcano-spectacularly-erupts-forcing-nearby-villages-to-evacuate

msquebanh,
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thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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Lawrence Wong was sworn in as the fourth prime minister of Singapore on Wednesday evening, leading a trade-dependent nation he warned would face turbulence from worsening geopolitical tensions. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/16/asia-pacific/politics/singapore-wong-violent-world/

thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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Singapore's next leader Lawrence Wong is a U.S.-trained economist who oversaw the country's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic — and is a pretty good blues guitarist. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/15/asia-pacific/politics/singapore-next-pm-wong/

BenHigbie, to animals
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thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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Incoming Singaporean Prime Minister Lawrence Wong picked Trade Minister Gan Kim Yong as his deputy, keeping the Cabinet of outgoing leader Lee Hsien Loong largely intact. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/14/asia-pacific/politics/singapore-pm-wong-reshuffle/

thejapantimes, to worldnews
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The city-state will have a new PM this week. Will Lawrence Wong ensure Singapore remains the sleek, cool and prosperous metropolis of "Crazy Rich Asians"? https://www.japantimes.co.jp/commentary/2024/05/13/world/singapore-new-prime-minister-lawrence-wong/

thejapantimes, to business
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Johor state in Malaysia is suggesting its economic and petrochemical hubs as potential locations for a special zone in collaboration with neighboring Singapore, envisioning itself as the "Shenzhen of Southeast Asia," according to a report in the Star. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/business/2024/05/13/malaysia-shenzhen-hub-singapore/

Dozens killed in cold lava mudslides on Indonesian island of Sumatra (www.theguardian.com)

Heavy rains triggered flash floods and caused torrents of cold lava and mud to flow down a volcano’s slopes on Indonesia’s Sumatra island, killing at least 41 people and leaving more than a dozen others missing, officials have said. Monsoon rains and a major mudslide from a cold lava flow on Mount Marapi caused a river to...

liztai, (edited ) to Malaysia
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This one is made from solid titanium implanted with chips that will not only hang clothes for you but will do your math homework

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neuronakaya, to asia
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thejapantimes, to worldwithoutus
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Myanmar's junta has turned down a request by former Cambodian leader Hun Sen for talks with democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been detained since a 2021 coup. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2024/05/09/asia-pacific/politics/myanmar-junta-cambodia-suu-kyi/

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