The market right on the train tracks
Eight times a day, business stops at the market at Thailand's Maeklong Station to allow trains to pass within centimeters of the stalls, a quirk of logistical choreography that has become a tourist attraction in its own right.
Photos of war, mission of peace
Kyoichi Sawada won the 1966 Pulizer Prize for a series of photographs that helped show the world the realities of the Vietnam War. Nguyen Thi Kim Lien, one of the girls from those pictures, talks about her life and the tragedies of war.
Lab on Wheels teaches Singapore's children
Singapore ranks high in academic achievement, but not so much in terms of manufacturing and engineering prowess. But the Lab on Wheels is working to change that by giving kids hands-on experience in engineering and robotics.
Cambodia's small, but growing insurance sector
The vast majority of people in Cambodia cannot afford insurance, and the insurance industry is still small, which leaves vast room for growth, but also the challenge of getting people covered.
The mind behind 'Pokemon GO'
Tatsuo Nomura, the head of development for "Pokemon GO," says he has been pleasantly surprised by the enormous success of the smartphone game, and that there is much more that he would like to do with it.
Nobel laureate's continued fight against child slavery
Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi talks about his nearly four decades spent combating child slavery in India and the around the world, and how he hopes that within a few decades the practice can be history.
Investment guru sounds warnings over trade wars
Legendary investor Jim Rogers sits down in Singapore to talk about China, Japan and the dangers facing the current financial world, warning that trade friction being stoked by U.S. President Donald Trump could hurt all sides.
Mitsubishi's Mirage made in Philippines for Filipinos
Mitsubishi Motors has opened a factory in Manila for making its Mirage cars that will be sold in the Philippines. CEO Osamu Masuko talks about how it is all part of the company's duty to be a part of the local economy.
Hong Kong election goes to Beijing favorite
Carrie Lam has been elected the next chief executive of Hong Kong following a vote by the region's committee held in a major convention hall, where during the events demonstrators protested against Lam's pro-Beijing stance.
Shadows over Cambodia's growth
Cambodia's economy continues to grow at 7% a year, but rampant corruption -- in government, education and business -- threatens the country's future prosperity and democratic health. Editor-at-Large Takehiko Koyanagi takes a closer look.
Indonesia emerges as global aircraft supplier
Indonesia is ready to undertake the first flight of its homegrown N219. The twin propeller, 19-seat passenger plane is the main focus of Dirgantara Indonesia, which is leading the way in promoting the country's aircraft manufacturing industry.
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