• Mon, 14 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    North Korea tensions trigger peso slide
    THE PHILIPPINE peso has continued to flirt with 11-year lows, this time exacerbated by the escalating tension between North Korea and the United States.
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Clouds of war hang over economy
    THAILAND could face a delayed economic recovery plus disruption to exports, investment and tourism should North Korea-US tension escalate into a full-fledged war, market analysts warned.
  • Sat, 12 Aug 2017 18:44:41
    France's Macron warns against 'escalation of tensions' over N.Korea
    PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday warned against an "escalation of tensions" over North Korea amid a growing war of words between Washington and Pyongyang.
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  • Sat, 12 Aug 2017 16:30:26
    US says N. Korea must stop 'provocative' behavior
    WASHINGTON - North Korea "must stop its provocative and escalatory behavior," the White House said early Saturday after President Donald Trump stepped up his warnings against Pyongyang and spoke with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping by phone.
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  • Sat, 12 Aug 2017 15:24:25
    Xi urges Trump to avoid exacerbating N. Korea tensions
    BEIJING - Chinese leader Xi Jinping urged US President Donald Trump on Saturday to avoid rhetoric that could inflame tensions with North Korea as an escalating war of words raised global alarm.
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  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 15:46:06
    PM warns politically motivated groups to abide by the law
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday warned all politically motivated groups to adhere to the law, saying that problems in the past had escalated partly due to violation of the country’s laws, as well as a failure to enforce them.
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  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    China’s e-wallet titans step up turf battle
    CHINESE mobile payment leaders Alipay and WeChat Pay are wrapping up a week-long battle to encourage consumers to use their e-wallet services amid an escalat-ing duel for digital payment supremacy.
  • Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:40:09
    Alipay, WeChat Pay vie for customers
    SHANGHAI - Chinese mobile payment leaders Alipay and WeChat Pay are engaged in a weeklong battle from Aug 1 to 8 to encourage consumers to use their e-wallet solutions amid an escalating duel for digital payment supremacy.
  • Fri, 07 Jul 2017 06:51:54
    Qualcomm steps up legal battle with Apple, asks iPhone ban
    WASHINGTON - Qualcomm on Thursday escalated its legal battle with Apple, filing a patent infringement lawsuit and requesting a ban on the importation of some iPhones, claiming unlawful and unfair use of the chipmaker's technology.
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  • Wed, 05 Jul 2017 07:09:45
    UN chief condemns North Korea's 'dangerous escalation'
    UNITED NATIONS, United States - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday strongly condemned North Korea's launch of a ballistic missile that Pyongyang claimed was its first successful ICBM test.
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  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:05:46
    Helicopter launched grenade attacks on Venezuela Supreme Court : president
    Caracas - Venezuela's army has been put on alert after four grenades were hurled at the Supreme Court from a helicopter, President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday, in a potentially dramatic escalation of the violence gripping the oil-rich South American country.
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  • Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:51:36
    Headman blames faulty escalator for pregnant woman’s fatal fall
    A malfunctioning escalator might have contributed to a six-month-pregnant woman’s fatal fall onto the Airport Rail Link tracks on Monday, according to a village headman.
  • Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:25:00
    Good old new times with Rose and Chart
    Sirinthip “Rose” Hanpradit and Suchart “Chart” Saeheng cast a spell of enchantment over the Scala Theatre for the recent sold-out “Guitar Duet” concert, part of the “Cover Night Plus” series sponsored by Greenwave 106.5FM.
  • Mon, 12 Jun 2017 06:58:29
    Microsoft challenges Sony with powerful new Xbox One X
    LOS ANGELES - Microsoft on Sunday unveiled Xbox One X -- billing it as the most powerful video console ever made, and escalating a battle with market king PlayStation.
  • Tue, 06 Jun 2017 01:00:00
    Billionaires clash over Alibaba deliveries
    CHINA’S wealthiest man, Jack Ma, has locked horns with the country’s fourth-richest in an escalating dispute over the lucrative business of shipping Alibaba’s parcels to millions of shoppers nationwide, according to a Bloomberg report.
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