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These are the highest tales making the entrance pages of main newspapers from throughout Southeast Asia in the present day. 

Stand up to hurry with what’s taking place within the quickest rising area on this planet.  

Ja New ‘not requested’ to cease activism

The Thai authorities dismissed an allegation that police had requested political activist Sirawith Seritiwat, not too long ago injured in a brutal assault, to cease constructing a brand new political motion in change for persevering with to obtain police safety.

Mr Sirawith, higher often called Ja New, was attacked twice final month. In the latest incident on June 28, he was badly crushed in broad daylight close to his dwelling in Klong Sam Wa district by 4 males wielding blackjack batons. – Bangkok Put up

KJ’s shift from contented to not so completely happy

“Abruptly, I’m not so completely happy the place I’m.”

This was the quick response given by Rembau member of parliament Khairy Jamaluddin when requested to touch upon the appointment of Datuk Seri Najib Razak as Barisan Nasional (BN) advisory board chairman.

This was additionally seemingly in reference to his assertion on Monday that he was “content material the place he was” when requested to touch upon an invite for him to hitch Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu).

Final evening, Najib was appointed as chairman of the BN advisory board after the coalition’s supreme council assembly. – New Straits Instances

MHA arrests at the least six supporters of Myanmar rebel group in Singapore

Singapore’s Ministry of House Affairs (MHA) has arrested a bunch of Myanmar nationals for utilizing Singapore to mobilise assist for armed violence towards their authorities.

Their actions in assist of the Arakan Military (AA), an armed group that has carried out violent assaults in Myanmar, are “inimical to Singapore’s safety”, MHA mentioned in an announcement on Wednesday (July 10). It added that these discovered concerned in actions of safety concern can be deported. – Straits Instances

Human traffickers ‘goal youth with dangerous reputations’

Human traffickers goal younger individuals who have dangerous reputations and low ethical character, mentioned U Win Naing Tun, Myanmar’s director basic of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Aid and Resettlement. 

The poor financial system and shortage of jobs in Myanmar make folks simple prey for human traffickers. At explicit threat are under-aged ladies who’ve little data of how traffickers function. He made the feedback at a ceremony to assist victims of human trafficking in Nay Pyi Taw on Wednesday. – Myanmar Instances

Enterprise homeowners specific concern over competitors from Chinese language

Chinese language vacationers topped the nation’s tourism market within the first quarter of this yr. Nevertheless, not all native enterprise homeowners are happy about it. Enterprise homeowners, each Chinese language and native, communicate of the challenges and the way the Kingdom’s small and medium enterprises fare within the aggressive enterprise setting – Khmer Instances