Myanmar

Indian authorities in Manipur state force Myanmar refugees out of border villagers

Aid workers say their deportation will place civilian lives in jeopardy.

Myanmar

Gas nears US$50 per gallon amid clashes in Kachin state

More than 100,000 people in Puta-O district are trapped and facing dire shortages.

China

Putin talks tech, energy cooperation in China's Harbin

Russia's president seeks partnerships with China to aid the war effort and boost the Russian economy.

North Korea

Mid-May frost damages crops in northern North Korea

A government directive to rush planting left farms especially vulnerable, residents said.

China

China starts selling ultra-long bonds to raise 1 trillion yuan

Sales of bonds maturing in up to 50 years is aimed at shoring up the economy and addressing its aging population.

Vietnam

Vietnam’s ruling party names To Lam as new state president

The National Assembly is expected to rubber stamp party decisions at a meeting this week.

China

China starts selling ultra-long bonds to raise 1 trillion yuan

Sales of bonds maturing in up to 50 years is aimed at shoring up the economy and addressing its aging population.

Pro-Tibet protesters “harassed, intimidated” by Hungarian police, pro-China protesters