MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Philippines’ top diplomat says that while he believes the West Philippine Sea belongs to Filipinos, the country’s territorial dispute with China may “not be resolved during our lifetime.” 

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NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Air India is planning to re-introduce flights to Africa that had stopped in 2006-2007.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Japanese firms have started to encourage their employees and officials to leave at 3pm to promote a work-life balance.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - President Joko Widodo's wax figure will be exhibited in Madame Tussauds Hong Kong this summer.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - North Korea also accused Malaysia of infringing international laws in managing the investigation. 

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Chinese tourists' image is improving overseas.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - Embattled North Korean ambassador to Malaysia Kang Chol was his country’s first chief diplomat here who called on media organisations and invited journalists to his official receptions.
 

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KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - South Koreans in Malaysia do not really relish the attention on them following the murder of Kim Jong-nam.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - SpiceJet is exploring options that may transform it as India's first long-haul low-cost airline.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Merely careless or not caring at all, we toss aside plastic wrappers and create a sea monster that threatens our future.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Electing the Jakarta leader is searching for a person who will manage the administration, establish public facilities, distribute resources, etc.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to work for a “strategic shift” in dealing with Communist insurgents during his incumbency, the Philippines’ top peace negotiator said. 

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Philippines’ top diplomat says that while he believes the West Philippine Sea belongs to Filipinos, the country’s territorial dispute with China may “not be resolved during our lifetime.” 

COX'S BAZAR (The Daily Star/ANN) - UN rights envoy for Myanmar Yanghee Lee asked Rohingya men and women about the type of torture and repression they had to endure in Myanmar and how they entered Bangladesh,

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's trip to India has been deferred twice as both India and Bangladesh reportedly failed to find a mutually agreeable date.

BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Pefecto Yasay Jr. said that Asean member countries see the need to “sustain the momentum of dialogue in order to ease tensions in the region” amid militarisation in the disputed South China Sea.