Politics

Laos sanctions 50 provincial officials for corruption

Laos sanctions 50 provincial officials for corruption

09 November 2016 – Laos has sanctioned 50 provincial authorities in southern Salavan province for receiving bribes over the past five years, local media reported today. The inspection authorities estimate...

Rodrigo Duterte rejects criticism over killings

Rodrigo Duterte rejects criticism over killings

19 August 2016 – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte rejected criticism from the United Nations about a surge in killings of suspected drug traffickers and denied government responsibility, his spokesman said....

Joko Widodo to announce cabinet reshuffle

Joko Widodo to announce cabinet reshuffle

26 July 2016 – Indonesian President Joko Widodo tomorrow will announce a cabinet reshuffle, his second reshuffle in less than two years aimed at increasing the effectiveness of his team. World...