Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:18
'Chaotic' Brexit would threaten European unity for a generation: UK
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday will once again warn that a Brexit with no deal between London and the European Union could threaten the continent's unity for a generation, according to his office.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:07
Asian markets bounce back on US-China trade talks
Asian markets were on the rise Friday following strong leads from Wall Street and Europe, with investors cautiously optimistic about upcoming US-China trade talks.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
Fast-rising Scottish DJ Jasper James due in town
From Sub Club’s youngest DJ to No 69 on Resident Advisors’ Top 100 DJs list, Jasper James has quickly become recognised as one of Europe’s most compelling acts. Now he is coming to Thailand for a show at Beam Nightclub in Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor) on August 24.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 06:56
Equities enjoy breather as Turkish lira rebounds
Turkey's lira recovered steadily Tuesday, taking the pressure off stock markets, with European bourses finishing little changed and Wall Street pushing higher.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:30
Jean-Michel Jarre to challenge composer father's will in ECHR
Electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre said Friday he will mount a fresh challenge to the will of his Hollywood composer father, taking his case to the European Court of Human Rights after he was disinherited.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 08:54
Arid and ablaze, Europe battles deadly heat
Europe's scorching heatwave has killed nine people in a week in Spain, health authorities said Tuesday, as stifling temperatures kindled wildfires in the country and neighbouring Portugal where a ferocious blaze encircled a resort town.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
Global survey outlines most annoying habits of travellers
WITH THE summer holiday season in full swing in Europe and America and another long holiday to celebrate Mother’s Day is just around the corner for Thai travellers, Agoda, one of the fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), has been asking travelers what they think are the most annoying travel habits.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 06:00
Businesses, shoppers must see how they can save and profit, Asia-Europe Meeting concurs
ENVIRONMENTAL experts have called for financial incentives to spur the urgent implementation of plastic-waste reduction efforts and mitigate threats to marine life and life in general.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 18:15
Massive, urgent action must address marine plastic pollution: world experts at Bangkok meet
Asian and European experts and agencies agreed at a meeting in Bangkok on Friday to work together to tackle the global issue of marine plastics pollution.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 01:00
Injured Ratchanok stages dramatic rally to stay alive in world champs
Former champion Ratchanok Intanon fought back from a game and 19-16 down to beat the European Championships bronze medalist Dane Mia Blichfedlt 16-21 22-20 21-10 in second round of the World Championships in Nanjing on Tuesday.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 12:06
IVL expands European presence, acquires recycler Sorepla
SET-listed Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, announced on Tuesday it had entered into an agreement to acquire Sorepla Industrie SA, a plastics recycling facility in France.
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 18:58
EU says Cambodia vote 'lacks credibility'
Brussels - The European Union on Monday said elections in Cambodia that handed strongman Hun Sen full control of parliament lacked credibility and did not reflect the will of the people.
Sun, 29 Jul 2018 01:00
Foreign populist parties observe controversial Cambodia poll
A mishmash of populist and far-right party members from Europe and Asia are serving as election observers in Cambodia's controversial vote Sunday while many western governments are keeping their distance after the main opposition was outlawed.
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 20:00
Sitthikom eyes on maiden World Tour title
Eighth seeded Sitthikom Thammasin advanced to his first BWF World Tour final for the first time following a 23-21 21-16 win over 2014 European champion Jan O Jorgensen of Denmark in the semi-finals of the Akita Masters in Japan on Saturday.
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:05
Asian stocks slip despite US, EU plan to ease trade tensions
Asian stocks erased early gains and slipped back Thursday as investor relief at US President Donald Trump and the European Commission chief's plan to ease trade tensions was offset by disappointing US earnings.