Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
Trade, investment dividend sought from Brexit
TRADE officials spy opportunities from the likelihood of more flexible regulations in Britain after it leaves the European Union.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:11
Indonesia threatens to challenge EU at WTO in palm oil feud
The government has threatened to bring its palm oil dispute with the European Union to the World Trade Organization's Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) if the EU proceeds to treat palm oil as a high-risk vegetable oil in its latest delegated act.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:48
Nadal, Djokovic facing major tests in clay season start
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will face key physical and mental tests as the European clay-court season kicks off on Sunday at the Monte Carlo Masters.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
Uniting Asean against the EU
We call on Asean leaders to form a united front as a regional grouping to demonstrate full support to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who have signed and sent a joint letter to officially protest the European Union’s plan to remove palm oil from its market.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:30
Latest : EU gives Britain six-month delay to Brexit date
Brussels - European leaders agreed with Britain on Thursday to delay Brexit by up to six months, saving the continent from what could have been a chaotic no-deal departure at the end of the week.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 13:32
Britain's May seeks Brexit delay from Merkel, Macron
London - British Prime Minister Theresa May meets the leaders of Germany and France on Tuesday in a last-gasp bid to keep her country from crashing out of the European Union later this week.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 12:15
Netflix launches production hub in Spain
Netflix last week celebrated the opening of its first European production hub in Tres Cantos, Madrid, the first in a multi million Euro investment in Spanish language content, which will help to support Spain’s growing creative community.
movie & TV
Sun, 31 Mar 2019 01:00
EU to probe allegations of aid diverted to Philippine rebels
Manila - The European Union said Saturday it would investigate allegations that its aid funds were being funnelled to Philippine communist guerrillas waging a decades-old insurgency that has killed thousands.
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
EU shaken by China’s Belt and Road offensive
As long as member countries of the European Union deal individually with China, which is boosting its influence through massive investments, they may suffer such drawbacks as a technology exodus. Whether they can maintain their unity will be put to serious test.
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
Gear up for the football season with the 2019 International Champions Cup Singapore
Bangkok - The third edition of the International Champions Cup in Singapore rolls into town this July with a blockbuster selection of top European clubs.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
Indonesia, Malaysia gear up for fight against EU's REDII
INDONESIA and Malaysia will likely make a separate move against the European Union policy against palm oil through a delegated regulation supplementing directive of the EU Renewable Energy Directive II (RED II), which is now being deliberated by the European Parliament, a trade official has said.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:42
EU lauds election as ‘important step’ towards democracy
The European Union [EU] has praised Sunday’s election in Thailand as an important step towards restoring a democratic form of governance.
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.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
EU QUOTA RE-ALLOCATION
Thailand’s Department of Trade Negotiations were in negotiations with the European Union (EU) and Britain on amending the obligations on tariff-rate quotas for 31 product items under the World Trade Organisation (WTO).