There's a growing sense among citizens that de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi does not support the country's various religious and ethnic groups that are being persecuted by the powerful military, experts warn.
Asian countries' exports are potentially vulnerable to the U.S.-China trade war on two fronts: changes to global supply chains and slowing Chinese domestic demand.
This summer's box-office hit "Crazy Rich Asians" highlighted a wider wealth trend across the region, according to a new Wealth-X report.
Filippo Grandi, the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, said the United States has the largest backlog of asylum cases in the world.
Hussain Elius, Pathao's CEO and co-founder, spoke with CNBC's "Street Signs" last week.
China has approached Vanuatu about establishing a permanent military presence on the tiny Pacific island, Australia's Fairfax Media reported on Tuesday, a plan that would likely stoke regional tensions.
A former U.S. diplomat has resigned from the advisory panel set up by Myanmar to advise on the Rohingya crisis, saying it was a "whitewash."
The daily average density of ultra-fine dust stands above 50 micrograms per cubic meter, widely considered harmful.