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Religious freedom another casualty of Southeast Asia's regressive turn
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:42

Muslim student holds poster during a protest against the treatment of the Rohingya Muslim minority by the Myanmar government, in Jakarta, Indonesia Se...

Tensions over N Korea could take the wind out of Asia's sails
  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 04:25

THE World Bank warned on Wednesday that surging tensions over North Korea's nuclear programme could be a threat to robust growth in Asia. The...

Drinking responsibly: is this Southeast Asia’s most eco-friendly bar?
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:13

From carving drinks coasters out of leaves to generating less than 100g of waste in a night, Singapore’s Native cocktail bar is raising the bar for ...

[Herald Interview] Beyond mobile messenger, Line seeks rebirth as Asia’s prime consumer platform: CTO
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:25

Six years ago, Line Corp. successfully edged out western rivals like Facebook and WeChat to rise as the dominant mobile 코리아헤럴드

Putting the power of the paint brush to work for animal rights: Hong Kong artist targets Asia’s dog meat trade
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 14:45

Hong Kong entrepreneur and animal rights activist Peng Hong-ling is hoping to bring an end to Asia’s dog meat trade ... using oil paintings. The...

Threats endangering South Asia's peace and stability on rise: Sushma
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 02:34

The number of threats and incidents endangering South Asia's peace and stability are on the rise, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Frid...

Meet the head bartender stirring up a storm at Asia’s best bar
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:18

Manhattan recently topped Asia’s 50 Best Bars list. We spoke to head bartender Philip Bischoff about his love of classic cocktails and the trend tow...

Asia’s 11 most amazing, interesting and scenic sports stadiums – in pictures
  • Sat, 09 Sep 2017 11:18

ASIA will host the next Summer and Winter Olympics – as well as the Rugby World Cup and a number of other major global sports events – in state-of...

Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘Asia’s Mandela’ falls from grace
  • Fri, 08 Sep 2017 18:29

Profile Thu 7 Sep, AT 11:00 Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘Asia’s Mandela’ falls from grace Condemnation of Myanmar’s leader ...

Scientists sniff out Southeast Asia’s first truffle species in northern province of Thailand
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 21:13

Gastronomes of the world delight. Two new types of truffle have been unearthed in Thailand’s far north, scientists announced on Thursday in what...

Why Hong Kong residential property management fees are Asia’s highest
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 14:45

Sabrina Wong and her family moved into their perfect home this summer, an all new 1,200 square feet flat at the posh Pavilia Hill development nestled ...

UFC vs. One Championship: the fight for Asia’s MMA fanatics
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 15:15

Undeniably the biggest mixed martial arts promotion in the Western world, US-based Ultimate Fighting Championship also brings in millions of dollars i...

Five questions to ask before investing in Southeast Asia’s startups
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 07:18

Companies need more than a healthy current account to thrive in Southeast Asia. Investors should ask these five key questions before jumping on board ...

Hong Kong can compete with Asia’s best, says CBA-bound star Duncan Reid after early Fiba exit
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:44

Hong Kong may have struggled to muster much of a challenge in their Fiba Asia Cup campaign in Beirut but one player emerged from the tournament with h...

Japanese scholar wins ‘Asia’s Nobel’ for Angkor Wat restoration work
  • Sat, 29 Jul 2017 13:13

Having spent five decades researching and protecting the iconic monuments, Yoshiaki Ishizawa was among six winners of this year’s Ramon Magsaysay Aw...

Jacked up: one of Southeast Asia’s most abundant fruits goes global
  • Sat, 29 Jul 2017 05:14

Vegans the world over are falling for unripe jackfruit as an alternative to almost any meat product. But could it become an unhealthy obsession? The ...

5 Malaysian firms make it to Forbes Asia’s ‘Best Under A Billion’
  • Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:13

Four of them are new entrants to this year’s list of 200 leading stock-traded companies in the Asia Pacific region, with annual revenue between US$ ...

Li & Fung backed IDS Medical eyes role among giants in Asia’s health care market
  • Thu, 27 Jul 2017 18:09

Amid fierce competition from internet heavyweights such as Amazon and Alibaba, which have set up online platforms selling medical supplies and pharmac...

Asia’s wait for a second major winner continues but Li Haotong becomes overnight sensation
  • Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:27

LI Haotong became an overnight sensation as he registered China’s best performance at a golf major with a final-round 63 to finish third in The Open...

Southeast Asia's Grab to get $2.5 billion extra firepower in battle with Uber
  • Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:49

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Southeast Asian ride-hailing service Grab expects to raise $ 2.5 billion in a record round of fundraising to cement its lead ov...

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