Welcome back to The Asia-Pacific Perspective, that monthly show where James Corbett of corbettreport.com and Broc West of apperspective.net break down all the latest news and headlines from the Asia-Pacific region. In this month's conversation:
STORY 1: Malaysia PM Under Scrutiny Over Wealth, Opposition Crackdown
Malaysian billionaire set to pay 1MDB loan ahead of deadline
Anwar Ibrahim: Jailed opposition leader slams Malaysian judiciary for choosing the 'dark side'
Malaysia's Bersih & the Facade of "Clean Elections"
Aussie PM mocked after making Prince Philip a knight of Australia
Japanese Govt. Examines Establishing Intelligence Agency Like CIA
STORY 2: Turning 1 in Vietnam, McDonald’s Sees Mixed Performance in Asia
China meat scandal spreads to Japan
Moscow-Based Security Firm Reveals What May Be The Biggest NSA "Backdoor Exploit" Ever
STORY 3: Broc's Community Garden Journal: Week 7, 2015 - 'First Fruits'
Networking Community Gardeners Around Australia
American/Canadian Community Gardening Association