Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Thursday said further integration in ASEAN will lead to the world witnessing the emergence of a new economic power in Southeast Asia.

“I say new, because although our economies have been trade and commercial hubs for centuries, we are today creating an economic union unlike anything since the [...]

Singapore is supportive of Malaysia’s eagerness on a common time zone for ASEAN capitals, said its Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Law K Shanmugam.

He said there was no doubt on this at all and in fact the common time zone was first mooted by Singapore some time ago.

“ASEAN today is the 7th largest [...]