Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:25:09
Asia markets mostly up as Hong Kong rally resumes
Asian markets mostly rose again on Tuesday with Hong Kong resuming a rally towards its record high while the dollar struggled to recover from further losses against major peers.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Property platform ZmyHone wins seed funding from Singapore
SINGAPORE-based KK Fund has injected seed funding of US$400,000 into online property marketplace ZmyHone and aims to invest US$15 million into other startups in Southeast Asia over the region in the coming years.
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 17:31:52
Europe retains Eurasia Cup after final-day singles rally
Team Europe, captained by Denmark’s Thomas Bjorn, dominated the singles matches to earn a hard-fought 14-10 win over Team Asia and retain the EurAsia Cup in Shah Alam, Malaysia, on Sunday.
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 01:00:00
‘Cobots’ can strengthen Thailand’s food
The “Kitchen of the World”, Thailand is one of the largest producers of food products including rice, sugar, chicken and frozen seafood -- and the largest food exporter in Southeast Asia.
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 14:12:38
Southeast Asia in the grip of chilly weather
Singapore - Temperatures across Southeast Asia have dipped beyond the norm in recent days, with non-stop rain and strong winds contributing to chillier tropics.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:34:58
Asian golfers roar back to lead Europe
Team Asia produced another inspired performance at Saturday’s foursomes to maintain a one-point advantage over Team Europe at the EurAsia Cup in Shah Alam, Malaysia
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 14:15:32
Diva Dion comes to Bangkok
Canadian singer Celine Dion has announced she will head overseas this summer with her highly anticipated “Live 2018” Tour, bringing the show to seven cities across the Asia-Pacific region.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:11:05
Lots of laughs as Russell Peters returns to town
Superstar comedian Russell Peters is returning to Asia with his new “The Deported World Tour” and will be performing on March 4 at Impact Exhibition Hall 1, Muang Thong Thani.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:08:01
HBO documentary wins major award
HBO Asia has plenty to celebrate these days as its first Original Documentary series, “The Talwars: Behind Closed Doors” picked up the Best Foreign Documentary Award at the 7th China Academy Awards of Documentary Film (CAADF) in Beijing on December 29.
movie & TV
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 06:00:49
Sorachut shines with a sparkling 64 at Asian Tour Q-School
Rayong - Thai prospect Sorachut Hansapiban fired a bogey-free seven-under-par 64 to grab the third-round lead by three shots at the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage presented by Sports Authority of Thailand on Friday.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:56:09
Li hands Asia the lead at Eurasia Cup
Shah Alam, Malaysia - Li Haotong of China produced a gutsy birdie on the last hole to give Team Asia an edge over Team Europe heading into the Saturday Foursomes at the EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Islamic State a threat to SE Asia despite leader’s death, analysts say
The reported death of Islamic State’s top leader in Southeast Asia is a major blow to the jihadists but analysts warn it remains a potent threat, with battle-hardened fighters set to return from the Middle East.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Shape the future of emerging Asia with clean energy today
CLEAN WATER, sanitation, healthcare, transport, lighting, cooking, heating–these are energy driven elements essential to human wellbeing and a country’s economic activity and social development – yet not accessible to the world’s energy poor, the majority who are living in Asia and the Pacific. Today, more than 700 million people in the region have no access to electricity, even though electricity
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 22:52:43
Team Asia out to set record straight at Eurasia Cup
Shah Alam, Malaysia - Team Asia’s captain Arjun Atwal issued a strong statement of intent to win the third edition of the EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM by unleashing his strongest pairings in Friday’s opening Fourball matches.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Thailand’s place in the ‘Asian Century’
The Kingdom stands to benefit greatly from China’s bold ambitions, which pave the way to interconnection and vast markets