MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Asian Development Bank says climate change has been making the poor in the Asia-Pacific region even poorer and is also setting back efforts to haul them out of poverty.
Rogue teen blogger Amos Yee has been remanded for two weeks at Singapore’s Institute of Mental Health (IMH) to assess his suitability for a mandatory treatment order (MTO).
Education is generally accepted to be one of the major drivers of economic growth. This is one of the major infrastructural investments any government will channel a large percentage of their GNP into, to build an educational system that will support the country’s vision of its intended future growth path.
Four foreigners appeared in a Malaysian court Wednesday after they allegedly stripped on Mount Kinabalu on May 30. The four – two Canadian sisters and Dutch and British men – were ordered to be remanded for four days to facilitate further investigation.
South Korean officials confirmed Wednesday that nine people have now died from the MERS virus.
Malaysian fund denies it funneled $700 million to prime minister
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China says 6.5 quake hits far western region of Xinjiang
Fri, Jul 03, 2015 11:33AM UTC
Malaysia seeks ‘criminal accountability’ for Flight MH17 crash
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