Wed, 24 Jan 2018 06:52:50
11 Asia-Pacific nations agree to move towards trade deal without US: Japan
Eleven Asia-Pacific nations on Tuesday agreed to move toward signing a massive trade deal, Japanese officials said, after they revived it following the pullout of the United States.
Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:52:31
Tsunami watch For Hawaii cancelled after Alaska earthquake
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has cancelled the Tsunami Watch for the State and Island of Hawaii.
Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:44:15
Ford Ranger top-selling pickup in Thailand
The Ford Ranger pick-up truck achieved all-time record sales across the Asia-Pacific region in 2017, up 22 per cent from the previous year to 134,100 vehicles.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 14:15:32
Diva Dion comes to Bangkok
Canadian singer Celine Dion has announced she will head overseas this summer with her highly anticipated “Live 2018” Tour, bringing the show to seven cities across the Asia-Pacific region.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Shape the future of emerging Asia with clean energy today
CLEAN WATER, sanitation, healthcare, transport, lighting, cooking, heating–these are energy driven elements essential to human wellbeing and a country’s economic activity and social development – yet not accessible to the world’s energy poor, the majority who are living in Asia and the Pacific. Today, more than 700 million people in the region have no access to electricity, even though electricity
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:23:03
Asia sovereign ratings seen as stable in 2018, S&P says
Most Asia-Pacific sovereign ratings are likely to remain unchanged in the next one to two years, said S&P Global Ratings in a report titled Asia-Pacific Sovereign Rating Trends 2018.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Top themes identified for this year after the finalisation of Basel III
WITH THE FINALISATION of Basel III, the regulatory agenda in Asia Pacific will now become firmly focused on the future, according to Deloitte's Financial Service Regulatory Outlook for 2018.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 14:20:00
Non-stop from Hong Kong to DC
Cathay Pacific will connect Hong Kong with the capital of the USA for the first time in late 2018, as it continues to grow its network by launching pioneering non-stop routes.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:10:13
Moody’s: APAC sovereign outlook is stable
Moody’s Investors Service says that a favourable growth environment underpins its stable outlook for sovereign creditworthiness in Asia Pacific (APAC) over the next 12 to 18 months, although high leverage remains a key credit constraint, according to its statement on Wednesday.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:52:56
Cathay Pacific to commence Hong Kong-Washington DC service in September
Cathay Pacific will connect Hong Kong with the capital of the US for the first time later this year, as it continues to expand its network by launching pioneering nonstop routes.
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:29:09
Steelcase sticks with Colliers International for Asian real estate interests
Commercial real-estate services specialist Colliers International has been reappointed by Steelcase Inc for two years as a key partner in the Asia-Pacific region.
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Countdown on the beach
Grand Pacific Sovereign Resort & Spa is celebrating 2018 with a panoramic view of the Gulf of Siam and a New Year’s Eve gala dinner Poolside on the theme “Thalay”.
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 12:40:00
Dusit has four great New Year ideas
At the Dusit Thani Bangkok, you can eat, drink and ring in the New Year over a sumptuous feast of Pacific seafood, premium steak or contemporary Thai cuisine.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 21:01:57
Toyota’s Vios and Yaris gain five-star safety ratings
The new Toyota Vios and Toyota Yaris have received five-star safety ratings from the New Car Assessment Programme for Southeast Asian Countries (Asean NCAP), Toyota Motor Asia Pacific (TMAP) announced.
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 17:50:42
Index Living Mall again lands top-500 Asia-Pacific retailer award
Index Living Mall, a subsidiary of Index Interfurn Group, has won the annual “Retail Asia Pacific Top 500 Award” for outstanding performance for the second consecutive year.