S1E31: Indonesia's 2022 ban on coal exports and its effects: Regional Round-Up Ep 31


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Synopsis: The Straits Times analyses South-east Asia's top news developments in this weekly podcast.

Leslie Lopez, The Straits Times' Regional Correspondent, gives an analysis of floods in seven Malaysian states that have forced thousands of people to be evacuated, the Philippines' expansion of Covid-19 restrictions outside its capital, Indonesia pause on coal exports, and more.

Highlights (click/tap above):

00:49 Updates on the floods in Malaysia and how its government is addressing the situation

03:19 Malaysian glove manufacturer Supermax Corp's new foreign worker policies

04:46 Covid-19 restrictions expanding outside of Philippines' capital due to surge in cases

06:16 Indonesia bans export of coal

07:46 Vietnam's trade ministry urges authorities in Guangxi, China, to ease congestion at border crossings

Produced by: Leslie Lopez (ljlopez@sph.com.sg), The Breakfast Huddle, Money FM 89.3, Hadyu Rahim

Edited by: Dan Koh

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1. Floods in Malaysia (00:00:51)

2. Supermax Corp's new policies (00:03:19)

3. Philippines' Covid-19 restrictions expanding (00:04:44)

4. Indonesia pausing exports of coal (00:06:16)

5. Vietnam urges China to take measures (00:07:46)

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