Japan
| 1 Oct 2016 | 12:41

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Tokyo waterfront is not generally on a tourist’s list of must-see attractions, but the Tokyo metropolitan government is keen on changing this perspective, and private companies too are attempting to promote tourism in areas along the Tokyo Bay.

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General
Japan
| 1 Oct 2016 | 12:35

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A visitor pressed a button on the wall of a full-scale model of an air-raid shelter and was immediately gripped by the booming sounds of exploding bombs.  

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General
Pakistan
| 1 Oct 2016 | 12:04

KARACHI, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) - There is a pressing need for the governments of India and Pakistan to allay tensions on an urgent basis in order to maintain peace and prosperity in the region.

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General, Regional
Indonesia
| 1 Oct 2016 | 11:00

JAKARTA (The Straits Times/ANN) - Jakarta is bullish as citizens declared $368 billion in assets at home and abroad as the first phase of the tax amnesty scheme ended.

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General, Economy
India
| 1 Oct 2016 | 10:46

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The Indian government has urged all states to increase vigil to foil attacks by terrorists following the surgical strikes, as the mastermind of 2008 Mumbai attack Hafiz Saeed on Friday threatened revenge in a rally in Faislabad.  

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Politics
Thailand
| 1 Oct 2016 | 10:30

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - A video competition dubbed 'AEC of My Dreams' was organised to help Thais echo their aspirations for the Asean Economic Community. 

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General
Malaysia
| 1 Oct 2016 | 10:16

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has agreed to cut oil production, but analysts remain cautious regarding price sustainability.

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Business
Thailand
| 1 Oct 2016 | 10:08

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The Bangkok Dusit Medical Services hospital group plans to expand its operations and seize business opportunities arising from the increasing demand for preventive medicine in the areas of longevity and anti-ageing.

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Business
Vietnam
| 1 Oct 2016 | 02:13

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Two artists, who are both teachers at the Viet Nam University of Fine Arts, have shown the public the city of Hanoi like a living museum, which preserves memories of the past and the rhythms of the present.

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Culture
Malaysia
| 1 Oct 2016 | 02:08

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ ANN) - CIMB Bank (Vietnam) Ltd, a unit of CIMB Bank Bhd, has officially received its banking licence from the Vietnamese central bank.

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Business