Nyshka Chandran is a writer for CNBC.com, with a focus on Asia-Pacific politics. She holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science and History from the University of Toronto.
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Southeast Asian nations face a historic opportunity to surpass their developed peers in technological innovation.
In sunny Singapore, one start-up is disrupting the world of development consulting.
Foreign media are constantly misrepresenting President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, one of his ministers warned on Thursday.
Southeast Asian leaders must improve their human rights situation if they want the region to remain successful, according to a panel of experts.
Asia's medium-term picture is weighed down by an aging population and sluggish productivity, the IMF warned on Tuesday.
As cracks deepen in the decades-old friendship between China and North Korea, Russian President Vladimir Putin stands ready to fill Beijing's shoes.
Sometimes, a fake designer handbag is just so well-made that the human eye can't tell it from the original. That's where technology can help.
Foreign mining companies in Indonesia must prove their businesses are advantageous to the country, warned Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati.
As Washington and Pyongyang ramp up aggressive rhetoric, the increased probability of conflict will be credit negative for Seoul, according to Moody's.