Malaysia
| 7 Dec 2019 | 14:26

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) – In a bid to foster a global appreciation for Asean music, Fernandes shared the music of RedRecords will showcase the different native languages spoken in Asean countries as well as traditional instruments like the gamelan.

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General
Myanmar
| 7 Dec 2019 | 14:22

MANDALAY, Myanmar (Eleven Media Group/ANN) - The World Monuments Fund (WMF) based in New York, the United States, now chooses the traditional teak farmhouses in Myanmar’s arid zone among the 25 projects around the world.

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Indonesia
| 7 Dec 2019 | 14:15

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - “Google and Facebook have plans to build data centers here,” said Communications and Information Minister Johnny G. Plate.

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Business, SciTech
China (PRC)
| 7 Dec 2019 | 14:11

LONDON (China Daily/ANN) - The partnership will see Manchester United content presented and localised on multiple Alibaba platforms, as well as a dedicated Manchester United channel on Alibaba's video-streaming platform Youku.

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Business, Sports
Myanmar
| 7 Dec 2019 | 14:08

NAYPYITAW (Eleven Media Group/ANN) - In Myanmar, 3.7 million households (37 per cent) had access to electricity in 2015-2016 while the number will have reached 5.448 million (50.09 per cent) by December 2019. 

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China (PRC)
| 7 Dec 2019 | 14:04

HONG KONG (China Daily/ANN) - Hong Kong's economy dropped 2.9 per cent in the third quarter, the first year-on-year negative growth since the global financial crisis in 2009, and was considered entering a technical recession after shrinking for two straight quarters.

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Politics, Finance, Economy
Sri Lanka
| 7 Dec 2019 | 13:58

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Speaking in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo Foreign minister Abdulla Shahid said the direct loans as well as government guarantees to state-owned enterprises on their loans from China amount to a debt of some US$1.4 billion. 

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Politics, Regional, Finance, Economy
Bangladesh
| 7 Dec 2019 | 13:53

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) – Gambia Attorney General and Justice Minister Abubacarr Marie Tambadou and Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi will lead the lawyers on behalf of their respective countries during the December 10-12 hearing at the court in The Hague.

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General, Regional
Philippines
| 7 Dec 2019 | 13:46

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said she had looked into the complaints that Mr. Duterte and other senior government officials “actively promoted and encouraged the killing of suspected or purported drug users and/or dealers.” 

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India
| 7 Dec 2019 | 13:33

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) – Amid aspersions being cast on the alleged encounter, Cyberabad Police Chief VC Sajjanar at a press briefing revealed the details of the early morning incident.

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General