• Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:09
    China earthquake kills 12, injures 134
    Beijing - The toll from a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China rose to 12 dead and 134 injured on Tuesday as rescuers pulled bodies and survivors from wrecked buildings.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 18 Jun 2019 06:14
    Norway join China, Spain in World Cup last 16 as France and Germany top groups
    Norway went through to the last 16 of the Women's World Cup alongside China and Spain on Monday after beating South Korea 2-1, while France and Germany topped their groups with wins over Nigeria and South Africa.
    sports
  • Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
    The people of Asean deserve better from their human rights watchdog
    Human rights are increasingly under attack in Southeast Asia. Atrocities against the Rohingya minority in Myanmar and extrajudicial killings through President Rodrigo Duterte’s “war on drugs” in the Philippines likely amount to crimes against humanity. In other countries, crackdowns on the press or attacks on human rights defenders are just some of the issues plaguing the region.
    opinion
  • Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
    Emerging markets at core of MEGA’s growth plan
    MEGA Lifesciences (MEGA) yesterday announced its plan to expand into the potential emerging markets of Southeast Asia, Central and Latin America, sub-Saharan Africa and the post-Soviet countries that offer strong growth potential. The expansion is in line with the company’s target to double its business by 2025.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 17 Jun 2019 15:54
    600kg of marijuana seized in Korat
    A shipment of 600 kilograms of marijuana being transported to the South was intercepted in Nakhon Ratchasima, police said on Monday.
    Around Thailand
  • Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:17
    Indonesia returns five containers of waste to the US
    Jakarta - Indonesia has returned five containers of rubbish to the United States and will not become a "dumping ground", officials said Saturday, the latest Southeast Asian country to return imported waste.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 16 Jun 2019 01:00
    Beijing denies 'hit-and-run' in South China Sea collision
    Beijing confirmed Saturday that a Chinese vessel hit a Philippine fishing boat in a collision which has increased tensions in the disputed South China Sea, but denied claims it was a "hit and run".
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 15 Jun 2019 18:05
    Indonesia returns five containers of waste to the US
    Indonesia has returned five containers of rubbish to the United States and will not become a "dumping ground", officials said Saturday, the latest Southeast Asian country to return imported waste.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:37
    Beijing confirms Chinese trawler hit Philippine boat
    Beijing confirmed Saturday that a Chinese vessel hit a Philippine fishing boat in a collision which has increased tensions in the disputed South China Sea, but denied claims it was a "hit and run".
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:16
    Kwanchai remains solid in Nakhon Pathom
    Nakjon Pathom - The in-form Kwanchai Tanin carded a solid 69 to capture a three stroke lead over South Korean rising star Johyung Kim after the third round of the Bt3 Billion Singha All Thailand Championship at Suwan Golf & Country Club on Saturday.
    sports
  • Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:46
    South Korean court tells cheating husband he must stay married
    A cheating husband cannot divorce his wife despite having a years-long affair, a South Korean court ruled Friday, insisting only the injured party in a marriage could initiate a legal separation.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:26
    Lazada to sell Google Play Gift Code on LazMall
    Lazada, Southeast Asia's leading e-commerce platform, and Google Play have launched Google Play Gift Code on LazMall to enable online audiences to easily top up Google Play credits in Thailand.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Jun 2019 11:11
    China edge out South Africa as Germany, France qualify for World Cup last 16
    A solitary strike by Li Ying gave China a 1-0 victory over South Africa in Paris on Thursday and ensured that Germany and hosts France are guaranteed qualifiers for the last 16 of the women's World Cup.
    sports
  • Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:54
    Shin and Perry seize early lead at Meijer Classic
    South Korea's Jenny Shin fired a six-under 66 to share the first round clubhouse lead at the rain-delayed LPGA Tour Meijer Classic, which was suspended because of darkness.
    sports
  • Fri, 14 Jun 2019 01:00
    Malaysia steps up security as Rohingya land on Thai beach
    MALAYSIA STEPPED up security measures along its border with Thailand after a group of 65 Rohingya landed in southern Satun province this week on their way to the predominantly Muslim neighbouring country.
    national
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