Myanmar

Four local fighters shot dead in Sagaing region’s Tabayin township

More than 800 villagers have been forced to flee their homes since Aug. 2

China

U.S. lawmakers visit Taiwan amid renewed Chinese military drills

The visit is part of a wider trip to Asia to discuss trade and investment, and international security

Myanmar

Pain at the pump for Myanmar motorists as fuel shortage sends prices soaring

Experts say junta restrictions on imports and exchange rate manipulation are to blame.

Vietnam

Vietnamese refugees held in Thailand say they fear being forced home

Nguyen Thi Thuy and Ho Nhut Hung refused embassy staff's request that they return to Vietnam.

China

'I thought the police would investigate in a timely manner': #MeToo plaintiff

Zhou Xiaoxuan asks the court and police some tough questions as her appeal is rejected due to 'lack of evidence'

Laos

‘Most of us are worse off’

Survivors of Laos dam break 4 years ago say the government still hasn’t cleared their farmland of debris.

China

'I thought the police would investigate in a timely manner': #MeToo plaintiff

Zhou Xiaoxuan asks the court and police some tough questions as her appeal is rejected due to 'lack of evidence'

Traditional weavers struggle with high cotton prices, lack of demand in Myanmar’s Kachin State