The story of how many Asian garment manufacturers joined this different supply chain during the pandemic – with no help from western retail customers.
Release of GM mosquitoes in Florida is imminent. But a multidisciplinary team of scientists believe that more studies are needed first. They encourage a publicly accessible registry for GM organisms.
Our research found how "blaming others" attitudes related to stigmas surrounding COVID-19 in Indonesia and Malaysia.
A scholar who has reviewed the efforts of nations around the world to protect their citizens from foreign interference says there is no magic solution, but there's plenty to learn and do.
In Southeast Asia like in many other developing regions, a large segment of the population don't have access to the Internet and electronic devices.
To mitigate the dissemination of medical hoaxes, Southeast asian governments have taken various approaches.
Instead of boycotting palm oil, source it from pastureland and not recently logged forests.
Constructing fancy 'smart cities' might not be the best solution for Africa's rapidly urbanising populations.
We have developed an online tool to help authorities identify which areas they should focus on for reducing forest fires and haze in order to maximize overall health benefits.
A study of Batek hunter-gatherers from Malaysia shows how laughter can shape our ethical values.
Granting refugees in Malaysia the legal right to work will empower them, give them the chance to accumulate social and capital resources, and benefit them and the country.
Why do some countries grow faster than others? Innovative local companies play a key role.
A year after China stopped accepting most scrap material exports, other Asian countries are following Beijing's lead, forcing wealthy nations to find domestic solutions for managing their wastes.
The world mourns the loss of Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino. Can anything stop the slide of the species towards extinction?
Palm oil production is a leading cause of deforestation in Asia, but an EU ban may make matters worse.
Jokowi's re-election may put the global biodiversity at risk
The former Malaysian prime minister has repeatedly tried to delay his trial for corruption. But the new government is committed to making sure he has his day in court.
His trial has been delayed – and he's using every opportunity to gain a new following.
Almost one-third of countries around the world are authoritarian regimes with the trappings of democracy. Their bad behavior poses a threat to real democracies, as the United States recently learned.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says the Malaysian leader has a history of making derogatory comments about Jews.