• Sat, 13 Apr 2019 13:56
    Quake-hit Indonesians refuse to leave high ground: official
    Luwuk, Indonesia - Some panicked residents of a quake-hit Indonesian island have refused to return home after the tremor triggered a brief tsunami warning and fears there was more to come, the disaster agency said Saturday.
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  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 19:00
    Eight Malaysians among 16 hurt in Songkhla hotel fire
    Eight Malaysians are among the 16 sixteen people hurt after a hotel in Sadao in Songkhla province, southern Thailand caught fire, according to Malaysia's Bernama news agency,
  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
    Activist group seeks NACC probe into EC’s conduct
  • Fri, 05 Apr 2019 18:46
    EC accuses activist, critic of libel
    The Election Commission (EC) has sued political activist Nuttaa Mahuttana and political critic Sirote Klampaiboon for allegedly libeling the agency.
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  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Election Commission must come clean, now rather than later 
    Agency has a duty to clear up confusion over a string of discrepancies and irregularities before political turmoil ensues
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    EC to ‘decide on MP formula soon’
    Agency will listen to all opinions, including EX-charter drafters and NLA
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  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Smart cities development to be given a big push
    THE DIGITAL ECONOMY Promotion Agency (DEPA) aims to set up smart cities to cover 77 provinces within the next five years.
  • Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:19
    Under-fire EC gets moral support from civil-society group
    With many people having signed up to a petition to dissolve the Election Commission (EC) for its alleged inefficiency in holding the March 24 general election, members of a civil-society group on Monday offered moral support to the embattled agency.
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  • Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
    15 lakes across Indonesia in critical condition: Bappenas
    Fifteen lakes in Indonesia are in critical condition, according to a government official.
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  • Sun, 31 Mar 2019 01:00
    YG, major broadcasters burning bridges with scandal-ridden pop stars
    The management agency of boy band BIGBANG ended sales of merchandise related to the disgraced former band member Seungri, while major broadcasters stopped servicing VOD contents featuring the singer and another scandal-ridden artist, Jung Joon-young, in the aftermath of the broadening sex and corruption scandal centering on the two K-pop stars.
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  • Fri, 29 Mar 2019 16:07
    The second Thailand-Chile Trilateral Technical Cooperation initiative for Asean recently launched
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) led by Director General Banchong Amornchewin, Embassy of Chile to Thailand led by Ambassador Christian Rehren and Anti-Money Laundering Office of Thailand (AMLO) represented by Assistant Secretary General Pranee Kaoian, recently launched the second Thailand-Chile Trilateral Technical Cooperation initiative for Asean.
  • Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
    Series of errors hound EC
    Election agency announces results but quickly takes documents off its website after discrepancies in numbers revealed.
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  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 16:17
    EC denies ‘red card’ election claims
    The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday denied messages widely shared on social media platforms which claimed the agency will give “red cards” to some political parties for committing irregularities in the March 24 general election.
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  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
    EC seeks delay in final results amid ongoing probes
    THE ELECTION Commission (EC) said yesterday that the results after counting the remaining 5 per cent of votes could not be announced due to complaints of irregularities in some constituencies even as political parties and activists piled pressure on the agency to announce the final tally to endorse the winners.
  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 10:23
    Employment agency that posted 'insensitive' online ads portraying maids as commodities pleads guilty
    SINGAPORE - An employment agency which advertised maids that have been hired as “sold” has become the first firm to plead guilty to posting insensitive advertising, breaching regulations laid out in the Employment Agency Licence Conditions.
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