Max Walden

Max Walden is Southeast Asia Reporter at Asian Correspondent. He is interested in migration, democracy and religious issues.

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Repatriation of Rohingya to Rakhine State postponed

THE return of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Rakhine State, Burma (Myanmar) has been delayed amid widespread concerns that a return of hundreds of thousands of displaced people is premature.

Rohingya chosen as Name of the Year for 2017

‘ROHINGYA’ was the most important name of 2017 according to a group of leading academics. The American Name Society (ANS) – an organisation which promotes onomastics (the study of names...

The 7 most expensive cities to live in Asia

MANY of the most expensive cities to live in Asia are in East Asia, according to price aggregation website Numbeo’s Cost of Living Index 2018.