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ISIS could move to Southeast Asia after losing territory in Iraq and Syria, Malaysian minister warns

ISIS is looking for a new base of operations – and Southeast Asia might just be it.

Eggs in Indonesia have been found to contain dangerous concentrations of chemicals – and the poison comes from the world’s plastic waste

An adult eating just one of the contaminated eggs from Tropodo would exceed the the tolerable daily intake for chlorinated dioxins by 70-fold.

Travellers can now book Grab on Booking.com’s app – and IMs to drivers will be translated to the local language

The service will be available in 43 languages and currencies, and will have an auto-translate messaging platform.

E-commerce spend in SEA will grow from US$31 billion to US$120 billion by 2025: Facebook and Bain & Company study

By 2025, projected annual spend for online shopping in South-east Asia is expected to hit US$120 billion, Facebook and Bain & Company said.

Move over, Jakarta: Jokowi wants East Kalimantan to be Indonesia’s new capital

It's two hours away from Jakarta by flight.

Shopped online at Sephora? Customers in Singapore, Malaysia, had names, birthdays and passwords exposed in data breach

Personal data including names and passwords may have been exposed to unauthorised third parties, according to Sephora.

Go-Jek secures Series F investment from Visa and plans to expand digital payment options in SEA

Visa has joined Go-Jek's list of notable investors including Tencent, Google and Temasek Holdings.

Lee Hsien Loong’s Facebook post on 1978 Vietnam-Cambodia issue upsets both countries

Cambodian Defence Minister General Tea Banh said that Mr Lee's comments were "unacceptable" and "not true".
A woman works in a plastic bottle recycling factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in October 2018.

The West has been dumping tens of millions of tons of trash in Southeast Asian countries for more than 25 years — now they want to send it back

Rich Western nations have been dumping plastic waste in developing Southeast Asia for decades, because countries there have more lax regulations.

Singapore mobile wallet startup YouTrip just sealed S$34.9 million in pre-Series A funding – the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia

The record-breaking round of investment came within less than a year of the startup's founding.