Sun, 24 Mar 2019 21:46
Hend roars to life with drama-filled victory at Maybank Championship
Kuala Lumpur - Australia’s Scott Hend returned to winning ways by clinching his first Asian Tour title since 2016 with his dramatic play-off victory over Spain’s Nacho Elvira at the Maybank Championship on Sunday.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
Cambodia looks to free trade deal with EAEU
CAMBODIA is negotiating a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), a common market comprised of five nations of the former Soviet Union, hoping the new market will maintain the Kingdom’s economic growth.
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:08
How Asian economies will dominate the world in 2050?
NEW DELHI - Out of the 10 largest world economies of the world, four will be from Asia with China and India leading the world by 2050, according to the PwC report.
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:00
CHARGED UP for the future
WHILE many executives of European car companies find Asian markets, particularly Thailand, to be different from elsewhere in the world, Roland Folger may be an exception.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:00
European and Asian Tours to sanction 25th Volvo China Open with China Golf Association
Shenzhen - The 25th anniversary edition of the RMB 20 million Volvo China Open will once again be tri-sanctioned by the China Golf Association and the European and Asian Tours when the tournament is staged at The Genzon Golf Club in Shenzhen from May 2-5.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:20
Sharma ready to roar again at Maybank Championship
Kuala Lumpur - India’s Shubhankar Sharma returned to the scene of his famous victory on the Asian Tour fueled with the belief that he can repeat his winning act when the Maybank Championship starts on Thursday.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:50
Great regional entertainment coming on HBO
HBO Asia posted a press event in Hong Kong last week to unveil a line-up of brand new Asian original productions that are scheduled to premiere soon. The upcoming projects include an anthology drama series, a crime drama, a sci-fi thriller and the second season of a coming-of-age drama series.
movie & TV
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:21
Strategic Property appointment signals commitment to Asian
In a commitment to reinforce its commitment to the Asean region, Strategic Property Investors Co Ltd has appointed a new executive director, Christophe Forsinetti.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 13:59
Higa storms to commanding victory at PGM UMW ADT
Johor - Japan’s Kazuki Higa secured his second Asian Development Tour (ADT) title with a superb seven-under-par 65 in the final round of the PGM UMW ADT Championship on Saturday.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:47
Taokaenoi aims to rock seaweed market with F4
Taokaenoi Food said in a press release on Friday that it plans to spice up the seaweed snack market this summer with its new Asian superstars, F4.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 01:00
Iconic goalkeeper Oliver Kahn on four-day visit to Bangkok
As part of a campaign to bring German football even closer to its legion of Asian fans, the Bundesliga has brought legendary goalkeeper Oliver Kahn to Thailand.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
Economic future lies in partnering, says Prayut
PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday shared his proposals for plans and projects that he says would boost investor confidence, including a promise that as the Asian chair this year, the country would drive expansion of the Asean economy to become one of the world’s four largest economic groupings.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:27
Bangkok now a top 10 most expensive Asian location
For the first time, Bangkok has the dubious distinction of being among Asia’s top 10 most expensive locations for expatriates.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 17:18
Poom continues huntfor maiden victory at PGM UMW ADT
Johor - In-form Poom Pattaropong of Thailand hopes to put up another title run for his maiden Asian Development Tour (ADT) victory when he tees off for the PGM UMW ADT Championship starting Wednesday.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 12:32
Hunt a frog, wear a shackle
Among the convicted criminals having to wear electronic monitoring (EM) devices on their wrist, ankle or elsewhere so the authorities can keep track of them are hunters caught poaching the nearly extinct giant Asian river frog.