Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
Doubts raIsed on US economy as world trade slows down
GLOBAL GROWTH is slowing. Some emerging economies are already in recession and much of the developed world has slowed down markedly, with Japan, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Sweden contracting in late 2018.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
Germany’s Hafele keeps its faith in Myanmar, despite current slowdown
THOUGH SOME multinational companies still wait and see to enter Myanmar, Hafele Ltd, a German company providing architectural hardware and electronic access control systems with presence in more than 150 countries, remains confident in the market, according to Thasaphong Eurnithilert, director of Hafele (Myanmar) Ltd.
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:45
Macron, Merkel urge 'full' Ukraine ceasefire ahead of planned truce
The leaders of France and Germany on Friday reiterated their call for a "solid, full and permanent ceasefire" in Ukraine's conflict-torn east ahead of a planned cessation of hostilities.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
Huawei operations expand global reach
EVEN THOUGH it faces security allegations in several developed markets, Chinese technology major Huawei said that its global operations remain stable, with businesses in Germany running normally and its involvement in 5G construction by French telecom operators remaining active.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
Spiegel to file criminal complaint against cheating reporter
Berlin - Influential German news weekly Der Spiegel said Sunday it would file a criminal complaint against a disgraced reporter after it emerged he may have embezzled donations intended for Syrian street children.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
IVL inks deal on purchase of PET plant in Germany
Indorama Ventures Plc (IVL), a chemical producer, has entered into an agreement to acquire Invista Resins & Fibers GmbH, which owns a high value-added PET manufacturing facility located in Gersthofen, Germany.
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 11:40
Ricardo spins the beats
Chile-born, Germany-raised electronic music producer and DJ Ricardo Villalobos is heading to Bangkok to part in the sixth edition of “Beat and Beyond” by Have You Heard? taking place at Live Arena RCA this Saturday (December 22) from 8pm to 2am.
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 17:00
Foreign experts deem Phoenix's assembly ‘substandard’
Experts from China and Germany who inspected the retrieved twin-decked cruise boat, the Phoenix, which capsized in a storm off Phuket on July 5, resulting in the deaths of 47 Chinese tourists, have given opinions that the vessel was substandard, Immigration Bureau chief Maj-General Surachate Hakparn said on Tuesday.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
Strasbourg killer was jailed in Germany but not known Islamist: officials
Berlin - The suspect in the deadly shooting attack at a Christmas market in eastern France was jailed for burglary in Germany but was not deemed a potentially dangerous Islamist, German authorities said Wednesday.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 07:13
Germany, Netherlands to meet in Euro 2020 qualifying as England given clement draw
Former champions Germany and the Netherlands will meet again in qualifying for Euro 2020 after being paired together in Sunday's draw in Dublin, but World Cup semi-finalists England have little to complain about.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 14:57
Germany, EU roll out funding to accelerate lower Mekong projects
Germany and the EU continue to grant new funding, worth €8.92 million ($10.15 million), to the Mekong River Commission (MRC) to enhance the Mekong cross-border water cooperation among the lower Mekong countries – Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam, said an MRC press release The Post received on Thursday.
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 11:20
Three dimensions of taste
As part of its Michelin-star guest chefs series, the St Regis Bangkok will have German chef Thomas Buhner, previously of the famous La Vie restaurant in Osnabruck in Northwest Germany, taking over the kitchen at Jojo restaurant from December 12 to 15 to serve a four-course set lunch and a seven-course set dinner and on December 16 for Sunday Brunch at Viu.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:54
All danced out with the Flu
Super Flu - a highly acknowledged DJ outfit considered among the best in Germany – will be back in Bangkok tomorrow (November 21) spinning at Sing Sing Theatre from till late after a gig at Cafe del Mar in Phuket last week.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Hope for Thai tennis fans as Luksika triumphs again
Thai No 1 Luksika Kumkhum claimed her second WTA 125k Series title by routing former world No 12 Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-1 6-3 in the US$125,000 OEC Taipei Open final on Sunday.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:14
Thai Union launches marine oil refinery in Germany
Thai Union Group PCL, one of the world’s leading seafood producers, has successfully commissioned its US$24 million Thai Union Marine Nutrients tuna oil refinery.