Mon, 24 Jul 2017 01:00:00
‘Asean way’ builds good neighbours and economic progress
ASEAN’S toughest challenge is to maintain its unity and centrality, otherwise the Southeast Asian region could become another proxy ground for major powers.
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:18:29
Local tech startup among CACSC finalists
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN - Local tech startup AGROME IQ has been selected as one of the finalists for the 2017 Asean Create @Alibaba Cloud Startup Contest (CACSC) happening at WORQ in Kuala Lumpur tomorrow.
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:25:37
CP to provide 11 Menus for SEA Games and ASean Para Games athletes
[SEA Games] - Charoen Pokphand Group will provide 11 favourite menus and free roaming SIM cards for Thai athletes both in the SEA Games and ASEAN Para Games which will take place in Malaysia in August and September respectively.
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:05:51
SCG launches innovation centre to enhance R&D collaboration
SCG has furthered its vision to become a leader in sustainable innovations in Asean by launching a centre for research and development (R&D) collaboration with government, private and education sectors worldwide.
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 07:00:00
Plush places to pamper your pets
Restaurants or cafes admitting pets have become increasingly popular – not just in Thailand but all over Asean. But one of the most frequently mentioned outlets is Caturday located on Bangkok’s Phayathai Road.
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:14:26
Local duo bags top prizes at blogging event
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN - Two Bruneian bloggers alongside two other media representatives from Indonesia bagged top prizes at the recently concluded Asean Media Bloggers Tourism Hunt 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:54:21
The glory of Asean crafts
The Support Arts and Crafts International Centre of Thailand (SACICT) is showcasing a selection of 60 outstanding handicrafts by 10 artisans in the Asean region at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre until July 23.
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 01:00:00
Mekong Institute shifts its aid focus
THE Mekong Institute is revisiting its performance targets following geo-economic changes in the Greater Mekong Subregion amid Asean’s economic integration.
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 01:00:00
Building the future: Infrastructure in Asean and South Asia
ASEAN and South Asia are building infrastructure at an unprecedented rate. Anyone who travels the capital cities of this region knows it for a fact. Roads, railroads, bridges, ports and metros. All this construction is transforming the city centres and areas of economic activity, and the lives of 2.4 billion people.
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:42:44
Expo will let retailers harness power of technology
The organisers of RetailEX Asean, coming in September to the Impact Exhibition and Convention Centre in north Bangkok, are expecting 7,500 people to browse among the 200-plus exhibitors.
The numbers represent a 30-per-cent increase over last year’s turnout for Asia’s largest such retail event.
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:12:01
VN hosts ASEAN Plus Three Junior Science Odyssey
HANOI - As many as 120 students participating in the scientific event come from ASEAN+3 nations, along with Sweden and Taiwan (China) as guests.
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:16:38
Asean Youth Video Competition campaigning against human trafficking
Asean International Committee for Human Rights is organising the Asean Youth Video Competition to promote better understanding about the campaign against human trafficking among regional young people.
Mon, 10 Jul 2017 01:00:00
Vietnamese say Hague verdict should be noted in South China Sea conduct code
ASEAN should include the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)’s verdict on the South China Sea and international law in the code of conduct being drawn up for the contentious maritime region, Vietnamese scholars and officials said.
Sat, 08 Jul 2017 01:00:00
Big push planned for organic products
THE COMMERCE Ministry plans to enlist the support of Asean members to set up an Asean Organic Agriculture Federation aimed at boosting organic agricultural products in the regional market.
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 12:25:28
Lao U-15 to give best shot at AFF Championship
VIENTIANE - Laos is under no illusions of the tough task ahead but is quietly confident of doing well at the Asean Football Federation (AFF) U-15 Championship 2017 being hosted by Chonburi province, Thailand from July 9-22.