About $1 billion is needed over three years, according to a new assessment. But the junta's lack of reform is raising doubts about long-term assistance.
07/26/2008 01:00 am
Even after the lifting of a decades-old ban on displays of Chinese culture, the ethnic Chinese minority struggles to integrate.
07/23/2008 01:00 am
Each side has domestic reasons to prolong the conflict.
07/22/2008 01:00 am
OPEC's only Asian member, it has failed to meet its production quota and is quitting the cartel this year.
07/16/2008 01:00 am
Beyond shuttlecocks and makeshift courts, an archipelago nation’s craze – and glory – raises hopes, pressure, and the intensity of neighborhood games.
07/15/2008 01:00 am
06/23/2008 01:00 am
As social unrest grows over rising food and fuel prices, policymakers from Thailand to Indonesia are raising interest rates.
06/11/2008 01:00 am
Cyclone victims are rebuilding homes and collecting rainwater as foreign aid workers slowly spread out.
06/02/2008 01:00 am
As Defense Secretary Robert Gates heads to Singapore, the Pentagon sees a turnaround in the Chinese security forces.
05/30/2008 01:00 am
United Nations chief Ban Ki Moon arrived Thursday and hopes to meet Burma's leader Gen. Than Shwe today.
05/23/2008 01:00 am