The social network said it would hire more Burmese speakers and invest in technology to identify problematic content.
Hydropower dams in the Mekong River, the world's 10th largest, is reducing fish stocks and causing the erosion of river banks — developments that threaten the livelihoods of some 60 million people.
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The deal suggests that streaming services are also disrupting the market for live sports, long considered a stable of cable packages.
Cross-border communications networks being built by Chinese companies could be used to support Beijing's intelligence operations.
Many say Chinese President Xi Jinping's government may ramp up China's presence in neighboring waterways as it pursues regional supremacy.
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Herve Lemahieu of the Lowy Institute says the refugee camps for the Rohingya are "not going to close anytime soon."
CNBC explores the growing significance of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations — even as it struggles to deal with economic and security challenges.
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.
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Zuckerberg's comments came in a podcast that aired Monday morning.
The resignation of Myanmar President Htin Kyaw raises concerns about the country's leadership, said one expert.
Bridget Welsh of John Cabot University also spoke about the challenges faced in dealing with Myanmar's Rohingya crisis.
AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes is aiming to form one cohesive Southeast Asian airline.
The world witnessed a shocking rollback of human rights last year, according to Amnesty International’s latest annual report.
After selling its China stake in 2016, Uber is in talks to mimic that strategy in Southeast Asia
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."