Asian Correspondent Staff

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These are the biggest global risks of 2019

THERE’S a lot going on right now. At times it can feel like the world is tearing itself apart with more than enough problems to keep you up at night....

Burma eases condo laws to allow foreign buying

THE Burmese (Myanmar) government has begun implementing laws that make it easier for foreign buyers to purchase condominiums in the country, easing strict regulations on home ownership in the Southeast...

Malaysia’s ban on Israeli athletes sparks outrage in Jerusalem

ISRAEL has slammed Malaysia’s decision to ban the participation of Israeli athletes in international sporting events hosted by the Southeast Asian nation, saying the decision was inspired by Prime Minister...