The Coconuts Podcast

Coconuts

Top trending stories from Southeast Asia, Hong Kong, and beyond

The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.

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Episode 5: Moon men land in Thailand | Splitsville for would-be Malaysian king and Russian beauty | US sanction-slaps Myanmar | Indonesian woman says husband’s sex demands led to violence

Episode 5: Moon men land in Thailand | Splitsville for would-be Malaysian king and Russian beauty | US sanction-slaps Myanmar | Indonesian woman says husband’s sex demands led to violence

On today’s episode of The Coconuts Podcast: To be king or wear a ring? Malaysia’s would-have-been monarch gave up the former for the sake of the latter when he married a...

Episode 4: Mouths wide shut in Jakarta | Return to the Thai cave | Murder in Singapore | Blackmail-a-Go-Go and more

Episode 4: Mouths wide shut in Jakarta | Return to the Thai cave | Murder in Singapore | Blackmail-a-Go-Go and more

On today's episode of The Coconuts Podcast: Myanmar's child sex abuse problem, an Indonesian singer's very dubious sleeping advice, grisly murder in a sleazy Singapore mall, more...

Episode 3: Chaos in Hong Kong, Malaysian cosplay raid, Thai cinema history, Indonesian salted fish

Episode 3: Chaos in Hong Kong, Malaysian cosplay raid, Thai cinema history, Indonesian salted fish

On today’s episode of The Coconuts Podcast: Hong Kong reels from escalating street unrest that has everyone pointing fingers, Malaysia takes off the gloves when it comes to the...

Episode 2: LGBTQ intolerance in Myanmar, awkward Imelda Marcos-inspired photo shoot, gecko found in woman’s ear

Episode 2: LGBTQ intolerance in Myanmar, awkward Imelda Marcos-inspired photo shoot, gecko found in woman’s ear

On today’s episode of The Coconuts Podcast: LGBTQ intolerance in Myanmar, an awkward Imelda Marcos-inspired photo shoot, gecko found in woman’s ear in Thailand, and...

Pilot Episode: Hong Kong Anti-Extradition protests, Bangkok motorcycle taxis gone wild, and more

Pilot Episode: Hong Kong Anti-Extradition protests, Bangkok motorcycle taxis gone wild, and more

It’s the pilot episode of The Coconuts Podcast! Hong Kong Anti-Extradition protests, Bangkok motorcycle taxis gone wild, Duterte breaks silence on Chinese sinking of PH...