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Mon, 23 May 2022 16:09:00 +0800
Commentary: Not Islamophobic to deny Indonesia preacher entry into Singapore
Some followers of Indonesian preacher Abdul Somad Batubara claim he was denied entry due to Islamophobia, but Singapore has acted consistently against behaviour that may potentially jeopardise religious and communal harmony, says ISEAS-Yusof Ishak In...

Mon, 23 May 2022 15:08:00 +0800
Biden says he would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan

Mon, 23 May 2022 15:00:00 +0800
Threats mentioning 9/11 attacks made against Singapore by Indonesian preacher's supporters: Shanmugam
Some people who had been investigated under the Internal Security Act were followers of Somad, including a 17-year-old who was detained in January 2020, says Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam.

Mon, 23 May 2022 14:52:00 +0800
13 countries to join new Asia-Pacific trade framework: Biden

Mon, 23 May 2022 14:02:00 +0800
Beijing urges millions to keep working from home amid COVID-19 outbreak

Mon, 23 May 2022 13:49:03 +0800
What's in Biden's proposed new Asia trade pact?

Mon, 23 May 2022 13:47:40 +0800
UN human rights chief to begin contentious China visit

Mon, 23 May 2022 13:42:32 +0800
Low-cost Malaysian carrier Firefly Airlines to resume flights to Singapore from June

Mon, 23 May 2022 13:21:18 +0800
Sri Lankan medicine shortage a death sentence for some, doctors say

Mon, 23 May 2022 10:51:00 +0800
Seven killed after fire engulfs Philippine ferry

Mon, 23 May 2022 10:32:00 +0800
In Tokyo, Biden endorses Japan's plan to beef up its defences

Mon, 23 May 2022 09:58:00 +0800
South Korea's daily COVID-19 infections dip to near 4-month low under 10,000

Mon, 23 May 2022 09:03:40 +0800
Millions at risk as India's severe heatwave exposes cooling gaps

Mon, 23 May 2022 06:18:00 +0800
Chadchart Sittipunt wins landslide victory in Bangkok governor election: Unofficial results
Independent candidate Chadchart Sittipunt won a landslide victory in the Bangkok governor election, according to unofficial results.

Mon, 23 May 2022 06:08:59 +0800
Commentary: China is looking less attractive to foreign investment
Political and regulatory issues in China have been exacerbated by zero-COVID and Russia’s war. The unpredictable outlook for many multinationals may herald a shift in how the global economy works, says the Financial Times’ James Kynge.

Mon, 23 May 2022 05:54:00 +0800
North Korea's fever cases under 200,000 for second day amid silence on aid offer

Mon, 23 May 2022 03:30:00 +0800
Pakistan opposition leader Khan calls for march to Islamabad

Mon, 23 May 2022 01:16:00 +0800
General Atlantic plans US$2 billion investment in India, Southeast Asia

Mon, 23 May 2022 00:48:27 +0800
Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes off east coast of Honshu, Japan

Sun, 22 May 2022 23:09:02 +0800
Taiwan won't be part of Biden's initial Asian economic talks