China is intensifying its diplomatic campaign to win support ahead of an international ruling over disputed islands, the South China Morning Post reports.
Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Laos, all connected by the Mekong River, are blaming China's dams for their current drought. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah has more.
Dragon Capital's CIO Bill Stoops discusses investment opportunities and structural reforms in the Southeast Asian country, with CNBC's Martin Soong.
Vietnam demanded China move a controversial oil rig on Thursday and abandon plans to start drilling in waters where jurisdiction is unclear.
China bashing is popular during election years, but the issues between the US and China are far more nuanced than candidates admit, says Ed Sappin.
Vietnam's manufacturing sector has gotten a boost from China's restructuring and its property market is heating up, says Daryl Liew from REYL Singapore.
Vietnam's FDI-led manufacturers are performing strongly but SOEs and the private sector remain under pressure, says Chris Malone from BCG Ho Chi Minh.
The central bank has pushed Vietnamese banks to be more transparent about their problems which is positive, says Eugene Tarzimanov from Moody's.
U.S. Navy chief warned of new Chinese activity around a reef in the disputed South China Sea which could be the precursor to more land reclamation.
Despite a difficult year in 2015, these three countries are poised for growth and offer solid investment opportunities, says Asha Mehta.
Malcolm Cook, senior fellow at Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), talks about Vietnam's increasingly close ties with the U.S.
Former Medtronic CEO and CNBC Contributor Bill George says CEOs need to be adaptable in times of uncertainty and investors should place their bets based on company leadership.
A power tussle between leaders is overshadowing a meeting of Vietnam's Communist Party, a rare occurrence for a party accustomed to orderly politics.
Much of the plastic trash in the world's oceans come from Asia or the Pacific Islands.
Economic growth in these countries is outpacing infrastructure, and their trash is collecting in the sea.
Vietnam and the Philippines object to Beijing's test flight in the disputed area
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Frontier markets tumbled this year, but don't point the finger at weak currencies or oil, investors said. Instead, blame the index.
Vietnam's economy grew 6.68 percent in 2015, the fastest pace in five years, helped by an expanding industrial sector and foreign investment.
Singha Asia on Friday signed a $1.1 billion strategic deal with Vietnam's Masan Group to buy stakes in two of the consumer goods firm's units.