• Mon, 19 Nov 2018 10:42
    Single’s Day sees 300-per-cent increase in sales
    a-Commerce, the region’s brand ecommerce enabler, saw Single’s Day result in a 300-per-cent increase in sales (YoY) for its clients including L;Oreal, Samsung, and Unilever across the five Southeast Asian countries in which it operates, according to Paul Srivorakul, aCommerce's Group Chief Executive.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 06:38
    Judicial Independence in Asia
    The judicial system in Japan is considered to be free from the influences of the government, a significant evidence of the uncorrupt political system, according to the World Economic Forum executive opinion survey. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
    Saudi Arabia’s growing influence in Southeast Asia 
    Shock at the murder of a journalist in a Saudi consulate is unlikely to reverse a trend with deep roots
    opinion
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
    Clearing SE Asia’s skies will require changing consumer attitudes
    While haze-filled images from India and China often dominate media coverage, pollution increasingly takes its toll across much of Asia, including Southeast Asia and even in Singapore – the site of this year’s Asean Summit.
    opinion
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
    Amid trade war, Beijing redefines and recalibrates ties with Asia 
    When Yan Xuetong, a leading strategic thinker in China and dean of the Institute of International Relations at Tsinghua University, told the media last month that China is seeing its best strategic opportunity since the Cold War, many people may have chosen to disagree.
    opinion
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
    Pressure on SET index may ease this week 
    The SET Index plummeted last week, due mainly to declines in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, drop in crude prices, global uncertainties over the trade war and panic selling in Thai property stocks.
    business
  • Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:00
    Stars gather for Chinese 'Oscars' in Taiwan
    Asian cinema's top stars gathered in Taipei on Saturday for Taiwan's Golden Horse film awards, dubbed the Chinese-language "Oscars", with acclaimed director Zhang Yimou's "Shadow" leading the race.
    movie & TV
  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 10:12
    Pence slams China's 'opaque' chequebook diplomacy
    US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday used an Asia-Pacific regional summit to pillory China's "opaque" chequebook diplomacy in a combative speech.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
    Across the abyss
    Bangkok's annual contemporary dance festival kicks off with the Southest Asia premiere of a fun and insightful work from Jerusalem
    Art
  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
    YouTube links with UN to foster liberal views 
    YouTube and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Asia and the Pacific on Friday hosted the second APAC Creators for Change summit in Bangkok. 
    Tech
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:59
    Thais take Asean chair, haunted by past summit chaos
    Singapore - Protests, broken windows and dignitaries forced to flee by helicopter -- Thailand's last stint as host of Southeast Asia's biggest summit was devoured by political chaos.
    national
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:55
    Global stocks battered as markets face more uncertainty
    Another day of bad news buffeted global equities on Wednesday, sending major indices lower in Asia, Europe and New York.
    business
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:20
    Connections on a bridge
    The Asian adaptation of the Danish hit series “The Bridge”, debuts with its first two episodes premiering on Monday, November 26 and Tuesday, November 27 respectively, at 9pm on HBO.
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:30
    AirAsia moves to Bhiraj Tower
    Bhiraj Tower at EmQuartier on Sukhumvit Road near Phrom Phong BTS station has welcomed AirAsia.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:57
    AirAsia, (RED) collaborate to raise funds for HIV/AIDS in ASEAN
    Low-cost carrier AirAsia is collaborating with non-profit organization (RED) to support fundraising to fight AIDS in ASEAN.
    Breaking News
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