Mon, 18 Feb 2019 09:39
Opelka hits 43 aces, edges Schnur for ATP New York title
American Reilly Opelka blasted 43 aces past Canadian qualifier Brayden Schnur on the way to capturing his first ATP Tour title at the New York Open on Sunday.
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
Myanmar’s Bella Interiors in export drive
DRIVEN by surging demand from European and South American buyers, Myanmar’s leading manufacturer and exporter of rattan, bamboo and lacquerware products plans to ramp up production and sales in the next few months, according to Stellabeth Swezin Le, director of business development at Bella Interiors Co.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
US Congress happy to fund Israel’s wall
Below is a photo of Israel’s border wall. The wall was funded by American taxpayers thanks to Democrats and Republicans voting together to send over $3 billion per year to Israel.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 17:46
Ormsby and Kaufman take charge at Vic Open
Veteran Wade Ormsby took a two-shot lead at the Vic Open on Saturday as he searches for a second European Tour win, while American Kim Kaufman leads the women in a concurrent LPGA Tour event.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 18:52
Scrivener, Kaufman take charge at pioneering Australia event
Australia's Jason Scrivener and Nick Flanagan shared a two-shot lead while American Kim Kaufman took charge of the women's tournament at the pioneering Vic Open on Friday.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Mind your language, American professors
Duke University used to be a dream school for Asian students. Not anymore, after assistant professor Megan Neely sent an email to biostatistics graduate students recently telling them to “commit to using English 100 per cent of the time”.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
US should have a referendum on that wall
Voiceless between elections, Americans had to suffer through a costly and unnecessary government shutdown
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:14
Data of 14,200 with HIV leaked online by American fraudster who was deported from Singapore
SINGAPORE - Confidential information of 14,200 people with HIV, including their names, contact details and medical information, has been stolen and leaked online, and the culprit is an American fraudster, the Ministry of Health revealed on Monday (Jan 28).
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
Story was as fake as its Vietnam War veteran
Re: Editorial cartoon caricaturing the Covington School students’ confrontation with Native American demonstrator, Opinion, January 23.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
Tide of mainstream hysteria has failed to halt Trump’s progress
Jill Abramson, former editor of the New York Times, recently remarked that the American mainstream media have become an “anti-Trump opposition party”.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:05
American cuisine with a Thai and Japanese twist
Sri Panwa, the luxury resort in Phuket that’s famous for its stunning panoramic ocean-view pool villas, rooftop bar and its local and international culinary experiences, is bringing chef Noah Sandoval from Chicago’s two-Michelin-starred Oriole to showcase his contemporary American cuisine in a one-day-only pop-up event on January 25.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Retracing Hemingway’s love affair with Ronda
Recently, I revisited the famous Spanish town of Ronda to follow the trail of the late American writer Ernest Hemingway, who celebrated his last birthday there. Ronda is famous because the old town was built on high, stiff cliffs that make for truly dazzling scenery. It also has the enchanting Mina Secreta Y Jardines del Rey Moro, where former US first lady Michelle Obama visited some time ago.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:34
Kiradech launches PGA tour with help from Jutanugarn sisters … and wife’s home cooking
Thai No 1 Kiradech Aphibarnrat has competed on American soil more than 30 times in his career … but it is the next one that will give him the most pride and joy.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:28
Thai artefacts returned from US
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
Southeast Asia: A bright spot for global investors hid
ASK MANY American, German or Canadian businesses or investors about “Asian business opportunities,” and they are likely to think “China,” and perhaps “India.” Southeast Asia – home to countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines – is likely to be an afterthought.