• Wed, 26 Jun 2019 01:00
      Supply chains re-routed to Asean
    CHINESE investment in the region's manufacturing sector will intensify in the upcoming decade as China uses its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to reorientate the global supply chain towards Asean in response to its trade battle with the United States, a geopolitical expert predicts. 
    Economy
  • Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:41
    China Airlines chooses A321neo for single-aisle fleet
    Taiwan’s China Airlines is preparing to buy 11 A321neo aircraft and lease another 14 in its bid to meet future requirements in the single-aisle category.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Jun 2019 19:29
    Nestle execs, employees collect waste from Thai beach to support ‘World Oceans Day’
    Victor Seah, chairman and chief executive officer of Nestle Indochina, recently joined other Nestle executives and employees under the “Nestle CARES Project” in collecting waste and cleaning up Bang Saen Beach in Chon Buri to support “World Oceans Day”, which takes place on June 8 every year.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 23 Jun 2019 20:25
    Majority of net users watch online videos in China
    About 725 million internet users in China, or 87.5 percent of the total online population, watched online videos in 2018, while more than 230 million users have paid for membership of Chinese online video platforms, according to a report released on June 11 at the Internet Summit in Shanghai.
    Tech
  • Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:00
    What is the RCEP trade deal and will it be signed this year?
    Led by China – and excluding the United States – the sprawling Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RECP) is poised to become the biggest global trade deal, linking half the world’s people and marking Beijing’s dominance in Asian trade. 
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:00
    The rise of China’s Gen Z shoppers
    Chinese consumers currently purchase more than one third of the world’s luxury goods. Recent forecasts predict growth in global sales of luxury products of 4–6 per cent, thanks in part to increasing demand in China where so-called Generation Z consumers are the driving force. 
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:00
    Xi muscles in on  shaky Trump-Kim ‘love’ affair
    US President Donald Trump once said there was “love” between him and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, but Xi Jinping is intruding into the relationship to remind them that China is an indispensable chaperone in their nuclear dance.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:00
    Should we ditch our distrust of China?
    In the Philippines, fear of China runs deeper than almost anywhere else in Southeast Asia – But Rodrigo duterte is trying to turn the tide 
    opinion
  • Sun, 23 Jun 2019 11:04
    China steps up food safety with Internet technology
    BEIJING - China is aiming to improve food safety by applying an Internet Plus model and big data technology.
    Tech
  • Sat, 22 Jun 2019 15:17
    South China Sea situation worrisome: Vietnam PM
    Despite progress in negotiations between Asean and China towards establishing a Code of Conduct (COC) for the contentious South China Sea, Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on Saturday that the situation on the ground remained complicated.
    national
  • Sat, 22 Jun 2019 13:34
    Win-Win Cooperation, rather than Unilateralism is the Right Choice
    The international economy and trade is facing mounting downward pressure and uncertainties, among which, the trade war unilaterally provoked by the US Administration is the biggest source of risk, posing grave threat to prosperity and stability of the world, and Asia in particular.
    national
  • Sat, 22 Jun 2019 01:00
    South China Sea issues go beyond China’s claims, say experts
    The contentious South China Sea is not only under the threat of militarisation but also to its environment, with the potential to affect a hundred million regional fish-dependent folks, according to academics.
    national
  • Sat, 22 Jun 2019 01:00
    American investors eye energy sector under Asia Edge initiative
    The United States is eyeing investments in the region’s energy sector through its Asia Edge initiative, introduced as an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and as part of a wider Indo-Pacific strategy.
    business
  • Fri, 21 Jun 2019 01:00
    Hong Kong carrying torch of freedom for all China
    Hong Kong is on the frontlines between freedom and the most brutal dictatorship in the world. Two million people stood united in their opposition to absolute control by the Chinese Communist Party, and Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam blinked.
    your say
  • Thu, 20 Jun 2019 18:43
    Prayut asks Chinese bank boss for investment 
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Thursday urged China’s Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to back development in the Mekong region through the Thai-sponsored Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS).
    Breaking News
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