East Asia & Pacific

Malaysia 2015 Crime Victimization Results Report
The attached report is an analysis of the results of a benchmarking survey conducted by the OSAC Kuala Lumpur Country Council, Pan Asia Regional…

Hong Kong's Parallel Protests
In recent weeks, public sentiment against high-volume shoppers from mainland China (often referred to as “parallel traders”) has resulted in a number…

Mongolian Crime Rising - Or Is It?
Mongolia crime statistics for 2014 reflect an apparent increase in a number of crimes committed in areas of the country most commonly frequented by…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Vanuatu Post-Storm Conditions
The U.S. Embassy in Port Moresby advises U.S. citizens residing in, or traveling to Vanuatu to exercise a high degree of caution, due to considerable…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Beijing (China), China-Burma Border Incidents
The U.S. Embassy in Beijing is aware of recent increased tensions related to the ongoing armed conflict in Burma between the Burmese government and…