BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (RPCO), a world-renowned orchestra from the UK will be in Brunei Darussalam to perform at the Toyota Classics 2017 on October 28 evening at the Arts Centre of Jerudong International School.

BEIJING (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - China will not close its door to the world and will only become more open, because openness brings progress, while self-seclusion leaves one behind said Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee during his report at the opening of China’s 19th National Congress on Wednesday.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - One hundred Asean food and beverage companies, 10 each from the 10 Asean member states, which includes Brunei, have been invited to showcase products and explore business opportunities with Korean partners at the Asean Trade Fair 2017.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - There is a growing interest among Korean consumers and buyers in unique and high-quality food and beverage products from Asean, said Kim Young-sun, Secretary General of the Asean-Korea Centre.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - The high tariff on the Korean tech firm will be a huge blow to the regional economy in Newberry County, South Carolina.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Commercialised play spaces for children does little help to low-income families.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutan is prone to disasters, in particular earthquakes, where Bhutan is classified as Zone four area.

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - In a two-part series we look at which movies made the cut for the Oscar nominations from Asia. First up, South Asia.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - While the penetration of social media has enhanced communication and transformed the information sharing culture in rural Bhutan, users are now seeing the ugly side of technology.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The Straits Times looks into the importance of Asean's recent integration in transport.