ANN Desk (Asia)

The members of the ANN News Desk is located in several Asian countries. Stories under this lable are written by the ANN Team.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) - Brexit and  US-China trade negotiations are in the pipeline and both negotiations will have profound implications for years to come.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - The multi-billion-dollar Rafale fighter jets deal between India and France has become the most controversial political issue for Indian Prime Minister Narender Modi.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) - The Asia News Network notes with concern and alarm the arrest of Maria Ressa, executive editor and CEO of leading Philippine news site Rappler, for pursuing the truth in a case with significant ramifications for society.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - The civilians in Afghanistan continue to die in record numbers, as the U.S. and the Taliban are negotiating a peace deal to end the 17-year-old war.

PHNOM PENH (Rasmei Kampuchea Daily/ANN) - Governments should think about a regional mechanism to deal with toxic air.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Singapore tops the list of Asian countries where it is easy to run a business, according to the recent World Bank report.

NEW DELHI (ANN DESK) - As the world goes through messy divorces in Brexit and the US-China trade relationship, there is considerable angst whether we are moving into a period of disorder.  

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - From Bangladesh to Pakistan to Thailand and Indonesia, some Asian countries have highest levels of air pollution, threatening food security and human health.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Before 2019 elections, the Indian government is giving a massive boost to this years Kumbh mela.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Indian parents spend far more time helping their child with their education compared to other countries of the world.