In this curtain raiser, Chheang Vannarith argues that Australia has more to gain by actively engaging Asean to maintain regional peace and promote regional prosperity.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said there is no chance of him going on trial.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is skipping a regional summit in Australia this month, his spokesman confirmed.
More than 100 drug suspects have been killed since Duterte waged “war on drugs”.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s move to ban a news website is a threat to press freedom, media groups say.
Kuwait has invites Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to visit, over allegations of abuse of workers in the Gulf state.
Philippine police say they have adopted special measures to reduce violence.
Ressa, Head of a Philippine news site met state investigators to answer what she called a “suspicious” complaint.
The Philippine police chief denies any policy to kill drug suspects.
Philippine troops fighting Islamic State-linked rebels encounter armed women and children.
Philippine troops raid an Islamist militants’ camp on a remote southern island and rescue a Vietnamese sailor held captive for nine months.
The Philippine government says the country’s strong economy and attractiveness for investors will bolster the currency.