In a land of extraordinary food, why are women and girls in Southeast Asia going hungry?

Corinne Redfern October 19, 2018 Share this article While investigating the rise in malnutrition among young women in Southeast Asia, journalist Corinne Redfern has been fed some of the best food of her life. So what’s going on? The rough, steep track is scarred with cracks and crannies from the season’s heavy rain, and our […]

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‘Monster’ hurricane Florence predicted to hit US southeast coast as devastating Category 4

The US southeast coast is on alert for a potentially deadly strike from Hurricane Florence as forecasters predict it will strengthen to a Category 4 hurricane before making landfall later in the week. The National Hurricane Center classified tropical storm Florence as a Category 1 hurricane, Sunday, warning that it would rapidly intensify into a […]

Deal Alert: Flights to Hong Kong and Southeast Asia From $399 Round-Trip

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30,000-year-old jawbone records tough diet in Pleistocene Southeast Asia

Enlarge / Two human mandibles from Niah Caves in Borneo; the top jaw is 30,000 years old, and the bottom jaw 11,000 years old. (credit: Darren Curnoe) Life wasn’t easy for the first humans to settle in the islands of Southeast Asia. The rain forest was a completely new environment for people in the Late […]

Uber Officially Gives up Competition With Rival Grab in Southeast Asia

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Uber’s CEO killed rumours the firm’s about to pull out of Southeast Asia and India

Getty Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi reaffirmed on Thursday that the company would be investing heavily in Southeast Asia. Uber is still expecting to lose money in the region initially. Khosrowshahi said that a decade from now he expects 80 percent of growth at Uber to be organic and some through acquisitions. NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc’s chief executive […]

Uber may sell off its Southeast Asia business to improve its finances as it prepares to IPO

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Uber is reportedly planning to sell its business in Southeast Asia to rival Grab. It’s likely to receive equity in Grab as part of the deal. Uber’s CEO said last week that operating in developing markets is an “optional investment” for the company. Uber is reportedly preparing to sell its business in […]