Pentagon chief heads to an Asia on edge- POLITICO

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin speaks during a news briefing at the Pentagon. | Alex Wong/Getty Images With help from Quint Forgey, Daniel Lippman, Nahal Toosi, Connor O’Brien, Paul McLeary and Andy Blatchford Send tips | Subscribe here | Email Alex | Email Quint Defense Secretary LLOYD AUSTIN lifted […]

Precious retreats | TTG Asia

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Private islands offer travellers a precious opportunity to holiday in safe isolation while rebuilding bonds with loved ones and nature. TTG Asia reporters pick their favourites from around Asia-Pacific. Banwa Private Island, the Philippines Banwa Private Island, the PhilippinesLocated in North-eastern Palawan in the Sulu Sea, Banwa Private Island promises […]

Sunset Zoo opens long-awaited Expedition Asia

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The Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce hosted an official ribbon cutting for Expedition Asia Saturday. Pictured from left to right: Mayor Linda Morse, Zoo Director Scott Shoemaker, Zoo Trust President Janet Cooper, Zoo Trust board member Mimi Balderson, National Geographic’s Joel Sartore, Chamber President Jason Smith and City Manager Ron […]