Fri, 19 Apr 2019 17:22
US Embassy helps citizen threatened with death penalty over ‘seastead’ off Phuket
The United States Embassy in Bangkok is providing assistance to its citizen who was accused of violating Thailand’s sovereignty by building a “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
IBM moving production from Singapore to US
GLOBAL TECH giant IBM is shutting its S$90 million (Bt2.1 billion) technology park in Tampines, costing up to 600 jobs in Singapore, and moving production of its high-end computer systems to the United States.
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 01:00
Not easy for US and DPRK to make real headway
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea leader Kim Jong-un has said he is only interested in meeting President Donald Trump again if the United States comes to talks with the right attitude.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:00
Tsunami warning lifted after strong quake hits off Indonesia
Luwuk, Indonesia - A strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia Friday, the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a brief tsunami warning that sent panicked residents fleeing to higher ground.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 19:51
Urgent : Strong 6.8 quake hits off eastern Indonesia, triggering tsunami warning
A strong 6.8-magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia Friday (April 12), the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a tsunami warning and sending panicked residents running from their homes.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:51
Groundbreaking ceremony for US Embassy liaison office in Myanmar
Hilton, together with the United States Embassy, jointly held a groundbreaking ceremony for the embassy’s liaison office in the capital city of Myanmar on Thursday.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
Samsung readies 5G phones for US, Europe
SAMSUNG Electronics plans to sell phones and other devices equipped for 5G services in the United States and Europe within three months.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
Huawei shrugs off US worries, looks towards the Asia Pacific
DESPITE THE ongoing backwinds from the United States and some of its alliances, Chinese giant Huawei Technologies Co remains confident that it will continue to grow further in Asia Pacific region, according to Bob Zhu, deputy general manager of Huawei Myanmar.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:00
US accelerates project-financing in Asean
Amid China’s growing influence in the Asean region through the Belt and Road Initiative, the United States is stepping up its efforts to finance development projects in the bloc as part of its Indo Pacific Strategy.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 07:17
US to declare Iran's Revolutionary Guards as terrorist group: WSJ
The United States will designate Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organization, an unprecedented move that would ramp up pressure on the elite force, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:57
US looking to finance Asean projects, says OPIC chief
With growing Chinese influence in the Asean region through the Belt and Road Initiative, the United States is eyeing opportunities to finance development projects in Asean as part of their Indo Pacific Strategy.
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 11:40
US urges Philippines to let arrested journalist 'operate freely'
Washington - The United States on Friday urged the Philippines to quickly resolve a case against arrested journalist Maria Ressa and allow her and her news site Rappler to "operate freely."
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
UN, US, other agencies post monitors across Kingdom
THAILAND’S long-delayed election took place under the watchful eyes of foreign observers, with representatives of the United Nations fanning out across the capital and its outskirts.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:00
Ikeda steps in to face Kingad at One: A New Era in Tokyo
ONE Championship has just announced that Andrew Leone of the United States has withdrawn from his ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix quarter-final bout against Danny “The King” Kingad of the Philippines at ONE: A NEW ERA.
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:16
US, Chinese experts discuss opportunities, challenges in smart energy application
A group of US and Chinese scholars and experts met Saturday in Silicon Valley to discuss opportunities and challenges in smart energy application and building smart villages in the United States and China.