Myanmar's army needs to cooperate to end the crisis since the coup and Southeast Asian countries should keep pressing it to show restraint and start dialogue with its opponents, Singapore's foreign minister said.
APAC Chart of the Week | The volume of syndicated & club loans borrowed by APAC banks & non-bank financial institutions fell 4.9% YoY in 4M21 as a sharp decline in South & Southeast Asian numbers was partially offset by gains in Australasia & North Asia:
When I cook for myself I make things my family don’t like but that I love – dishes salty with anchovies and capers, and southeast Asian salads so hot they hurt my mouth.
Southeast Asian autocrats may have each other's backs, but pro-democracy protesters are also reinforcing and being inspired by each other. The three-finger Hunger Games salute started among protesters in Thailand and now has been adopted widely in Myanmar.
Friday Fact: The binturong, a southeast Asian mammal, smells like buttered popcorn when excited.
WATCH: Billiards legend, World champion Efren “Bata” Reyes invites Pinoy fans to watch his competition tomorrow and to support all Filipino athletes competing at the 30th Southeast Asian Games. #SEAGames2019 | via @jpsoriano