Filipinos protesting at the standoff between Philippine and Chinese vessels at the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea
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Asia 'should rethink' its energy policies says UN

One of the future potential flashpoints in Asia could be the hunt for resources not least because the region will be driving global economic growth for years to come.

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission says governments across the region should rethink their energy policies as a result.

Asia Business Report's Rico Hizon asked the head of the UN commission Dr Noeleen Heyzer how countries could avoid conflict.

  • 25 Apr 2012