• Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:37
    Singapore, Laos score high at SEAFIC
    The project “Ajoomma” by director He Shuming and producer Tan Si En from Singapore has won this year’s top award from the Southeast Asia Fiction Film Lab (SEAFIC), the pioneering script and development lab for Southeast Asian filmmakers.
    movie & TV
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:07
    Asian markets start week on cautious note
    Asian markets were largely flat on Monday morning following weak US trading at the end of last week and as nervousness over Chinese growth put pressure on global equities.
    business
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 13:49
    Suu Kyi receives Chinese Special Envoy
    State Counsellor and Minister for Foreign Affairs Aung San Suu Kyi met with Sun Guoxiang, Special Envoy for Asian Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nay Pyi Taw on November 9, announced the ministry.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 18:17
    VARANYU CLOSES OUT WIRE-TO-WIRE VICTORY AT COMBIPHAR PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP
    Bali -  Thailand’s Varanyu Rattanaphiboonkij held his nerves to complete a wire-to-wire Asian Development Tour (ADT) victory for the second time this season at the US$100,000 Combiphar Players Championship on Friday.
    sports
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:52
    Asian markets rally as investors see positive in US gridlock
    Asian markets climbed Thursday, building on a global rally as investors bet that gridlock in Washington will clip Donald Trump's wings, preventing him from driving through measures that would likely push up US interest rates.
    business
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:46
    Asian markets climb as US parties on course to split House, Senate
    Asian markets rose Wednesday as investors tracked results from the US midterm elections with pollsters tipping Congress to be split, in line with forecasts.
    business
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 07:01
    Leaders gear up for 33rd Asean Summit
    Leaders from 10 Southeast Asian countries, along with counterparts from China, the United States, Japan and Russia, are set to convene for the 33rd Asean Summit and Related Summits, which will be held at the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre (Suntec) from November 13-15.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:21
    Asian markets retreat as trade deal euphoria fades
    Asian markets fell Monday after Donald Trump's top economics adviser downplayed the chances of a quick deal to end the China-US trade war, taking the wind out of the sails of last week's rally.
    business
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:29
    Most Asian markets retreat as trade deal euphoria fades
    Asian markets mostly fell Monday after Donald Trump's top economics adviser took the wind out of their sails by downplaying the chances of a quick deal to end the China-US trade war.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 04 Nov 2018 01:00
    India fastest growing Asian economy
    India continues its strong economic performance with Asian Development Bank projecting the highest GDP growth rate of 7.3 per cent in 2018, which was comparatively less in 2017 (6.7 per cent)
    business
  • Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:05
    Global stocks rally ends amid doubts of imminent US-China deal
    Hopes for a speedy resolution to the US-China trade impasse lifted Asian stocks early Friday but gave way to doubts later in the global trading day that pushed Wall Street lower.
    business
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:24
    Asian markets surge as Trump tweet lifts trade hopes
    Hong Kong and Shanghai led another rally across Asian markets Friday after Donald Trump's tweet hailing positive talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping was seized on by dealers hoping for a breakthrough in their trade row.
    business
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 23:36
    Uniqlo holds Arigato Fan Fest
    Japanese retailer, Uniqlo today unveils a special region-wide festival to thank Southeast Asian customers for their strong, long-term support as the brand approaches its 10th-anniversary milestone in the region.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
    India and China nervous spectators in Sri Lanka crisis
    Rival Asian giants India and China are anxiously watching the constitutional conflict between contending prime ministers in Sri Lanka to see whose interests get the upper hand in their own strategic battle.
    opinion
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 14:46
    Most Asian markets rally after a punishing October
    Most Asian markets rose again Thursday, tracking another rally on Wall Street and following a Chinese pledge to support the world's number two economy.
    business
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