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China kills 2 alleged terror suspects near Vietnam border

By Sat, Apr 18, 2015 2:04PM UTC

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities and state media say two terrorism suspects have been killed near the Chinese-Vietnamese border after an intense clash with armed forces.

Development for all: Protecting workers as economic integration sweeps Southeast Asia

By Fri, Apr 17, 2015 12:44PM UTC

As corporate executives and political leaders prepare to gather in Jakarta for the World Economic Forum on East Asia focused on ‘Anchoring Trust in East Asia’s New Regionalism’, both governments and companies need to show they can be trusted to safeguard human rights.

Vietnam searches for 2 missing fighter jet pilots

By Fri, Apr 17, 2015 9:51AM UTC

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese authorities say they are searching for two pilots who went missing on a training exercise. The Ministry of Defense said in a statement on its website late Thursday that the pilots on two Russian-made SU-22 fighter jets lost contact around noon Thursday off the country’s

Hundreds of Vietnamese villagers block traffic to protest pollution

By Thu, Apr 16, 2015 11:47AM UTC

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — An official says hundreds of villagers in central Vietnam blocked traffic on the country’s main artery for hours to protest pollution from a coal-fired thermo power plant. Local official Nguyen Thanh Sang in Binh Thuan province said Thursday that the villagers threw rocks, bricks and gasoline

Oxford International announces new university partner

By Tue, Apr 14, 2015 12:17AM UTC

Canterbury Christ Church University signs 10-year partnership agreement with Oxford International Oxford International’s Pathways division continues to go from strength-to-strength with the signing of a 10-year partnership agreement with Canterbury Christ Church University. Opening later this year, the Canterbury International Pathway College (IPC) is a joint venture that will usher