Vietnam

Former political prisoner denied passport by Vietnamese authorities

They cited “national security reasons” for preventing Huyn Thuc Vy leaving the country.

China

China’s Communist Party set to open key policy meeting amid economy worries

Xi Jinping’s emphasis is likely to be on strategic competition with the US, not on stimulating consumption.

Cambodia

Legendary Cambodian musician celebrated as master of centuries-old art form

Kong Nay, who died last month, performed with a long-necked string instrument while singing traditional stories.

North Korea

Is Kim Jong Un taking his luxury yacht out for vacation?

Satellite photos show the Kim family’s 80-meter cruise ship out at sea.

Tibet

Biden signs bill urging China to resume talks over Tibet

The Resolve Tibet Act promotes Tibet's distinct cultural, linguistic and religious heritage.

Myanmar

Myanmar rebel army calls ceasefire after junta airstrike

One person died and 10 were injured in the attack on a Shan state town.

Tibet

Biden signs bill urging China to resume talks over Tibet

The Resolve Tibet Act promotes Tibet's distinct cultural, linguistic and religious heritage.

Renowned Cambodian musician passes away at age 80