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China announced a ban on the serving of shark fin and bird's nest soup at official banquets on Sunday, as part of a sweeping government crackdown on corruption and excessive spending.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: The final "missing link" along the 2,000km Pan Borneo Highway has been fitted in with the opening of a bridge spanning the border of Malaysia and Brunei.
A new international trade agreement is good news for exporters whose products are held up at borders but will make little difference for consumers, experts say.
South Korea on Sunday announced an expansion of its air defense zone following China's move to establish a similar zone that has been criticized by Beijing's neighbors.
Unable to get to that must-see tourist site but can't bear for your teddy to miss out? Then Japan has just the thing for you - a travel agency that takes stuffed toys on package tours and even provides the holiday snaps to prove it.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will visit US troops in Afghanistan on Sunday after appealing to Kabul to sign a long-delayed security accord allowing NATO forces to stay in the country after 2014.
OUTDATED laws and guidelines, high import duties on cars and high operational costs are stifling the local tour and travel agencies, according to the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents .
The continuing anti-government protests, led by protest leader Suthep Thugsuban, are hurting the tourism related industries, Tourism and Sports Minister Somsak Phurisisak said on Saturday.
Looking to help a stranger fulfill a dream? On GoFundMe , read about young Camille of the Bethesda area, who is hoping to travel to Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand next spring.
New Delhi, Dec 7: Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane and film critic Anupama Chopra have come on board as co-judges of a contest where budding filmmakers will show their creativity in recreating Hollywood classics in 60 seconds.
Merrill Newman, 85, a Korean War veteran, traveled to Pyongyang in October as a tourist but was removed from a plane by North Korean authorities just before returning home.
The NORAD website each December posts videos of Santa Claus entering different countries and cities around the world.
A senior aide to Afghan President Hamid Karzai accused the United States on Friday of trying to pressure elements of his government to accept a security deal that would shape the post-2014 U.S. military presence in the country.
MediaCorp clinched the highly coveted "Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year" title at the 18th Asian Television Awards on Thursday evening.
Invoking the chance to remake the world, Vice President Joe Biden pledged Friday that the U.S. will play a leading role in creating a new century of prosperity and security in Asia.