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    China gives Thailand 50 bn yuan RQFII quota

    Reuters, Published on 18/12/2015

    » BEIJING/BANGKOK - China will allow investors in Thailand to invest up to 50 billion yuan ($7.71 billion, 279 billion baht) in China's capital markets, the Chinese central bank said on Thursday, to help to facilitate trade and investment between the two countries.

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    Calls grow for inquiry into smuggler payments

    Reuters, Published on 15/06/2015

    » SYDNEY — Calls grew on Monday for an inquiry into reports that Australian officials paid people smugglers bound for Australia thousands of dollars to turn their boat back to Indonesia, with Jakarta and the United Nations also expressing serious concern.

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    Hong Kong on high alert as showdown looms

    Reuters, Published on 16/06/2015

    » HONG KONG — Hong Kong's leader warned on Tuesday that violence will not be tolerated, a day after authorities arrested 10 people and seized suspected explosives ahead of a crucial vote on a China-backed electoral reform package this week.

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    1,000 beset HK council as election debate begins

    Reuters, Published on 17/06/2015

    » HONG KONG – More than a thousand people converged on Hong Kong's Legislative Council early Wednesday before lawmakers debate a Beijing-backed electoral reform plan that could trigger fresh protests in the Chinese-controlled city.

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    Rohingya taken off before Myanmar 'rescued' boat

    Reuters, Published on 27/05/2015

    » THEK KAY PYIN, MYANMAR — When the Myanmar navy seized a boat used by people smugglers last week, it announced that the 200 people found aboard were mostly Bangladeshis seeking better economic prospects in Southeast Asia.

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    Myanmar navy holds 700 migrants offshore for 3rd day

    Reuters, Published on 01/06/2015

    » YANGON – More than 700 migrants found packed aboard an overcrowded boat in the Andaman Sea were still being held offshore by Myanmar's navy on Monday, more than three days after the converted fishing vessel was intercepted off the country's coast.

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    Death toll rises to 65 in China ship capsizing

    Reuters, Published on 04/06/2015

    » JIANLI, CHINA — The death toll from a ship that capsized on China's Yangtze River has risen to 65, state television reported on Thursday, but more than 370 people were still missing as angry families gathered at the disaster site to demand answers.

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    Myanmar needs to treat Rohingya as citizens — US

    Reuters, Published on 03/06/2015

    » JAKARTA — The United States said Myanmar's government should treat minority Rohingya Muslims as citizens to solve the root cause of the migrant crisis in Southeast Asia, and called on Wednesday on all Myanmar's leaders to speak up on human-rights issues.

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    Court confirms Bakrie as Indonesia's opposition leader

    Reuters, Published on 18/05/2015

    » JAKARTA — An Indonesian court on Monday ruled that tycoon Aburizal Bakrie was leader of the country's largest opposition party, dashing rivals' hopes the party would defect to the ruling coalition under a different leader.

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    AIIB expects to be operational by year-end

    Reuters, Published on 22/05/2015

    » SINGAPORE — The China-backed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank said on Friday it expected to be operational by the end of this year, after a three-day meeting of prospective member nations in Singapore.

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