People walking past advertising as they cross the Chinese border from the city of Shenzhen into Hong Kong, Sept. 6, 2017 .

Falling Numbers of Cantonese Speakers in Hong Kong Spark Fears For The Future

Commentators point to the rapid rise in the relative status of China's national language, Mandarin, in the city's schools.

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Bangladesh, Myanmar Meeting will Focus on Logistics for Rohingya Repatriation

Joint working group plans two-day talks a week before process is to begin.

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Japan’s Top Diplomat Takes Myanmar to Task Over Treatment of Rohingya

Taro Kono calls on Aung San Suu Kyi to ensure the safe and voluntary return of Muslim refugees from Bangladesh.

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China Pours Billions in Aid and Investment Into Laos

Projects are planned across many sectors, with Laos's leaders counting on economic growth to support their legitimacy.

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Interview: 'There Will be More Changes in The Government'

An NLD spokesperson predicts a further reshuffle of ministers under Aung San Suu Kyi's government.

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Vietnamese Former Political Prisoner Arrested For 'Distributing Anti-State Materials Online'

Police presented no papers ordering Doan Van Dien's arrest and still have him in custody after more than a month.

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Beijing, Phnom Penh Ink Billions of US Dollars’ Worth of Development Deals For Cambodia

The slew of agreements comes as Western governments shun Cambodia amid a political crackdown.

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Myanmar Military Releases Details About Killing of Rohingya Villagers

One legal expert says the statement issued by an army investigation team reads like a ‘radio play with a plot’ and a defense of the military.

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Environmental Concerns as Mekong Nations Vow to Promote River Development

Green activists, residents see a China-driven campaign to exploit the river without paying heed to environmental costs.

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Cambodian Woman Given Year in Prison For Accusing Hun Sen of Kem Ley's Murder

She had posted a video on her Facebook page accusing the prime minister of involvement in the death of the popular government critic.

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Vietnam Prosecutors Suggest Lengthy Jail Terms For Oil Exec, Former Senior Party Official

The procuracy asks for a life sentence for Thanh and 14-15 years for Thang.

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Malaysia Launches New Search for Missing Airliner

U.S. firm will be paid millions of dollars if it finds wreck of flight MH370.

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