• Wed, 23 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    A US-China trade war helps nobody
    The United States has fired its first shot in what looks like a potential trade war with China, with the US Trade Representative, on orders from President Donald Trump, opening an investigation into China’s restrictive trade practices that impede American businesses on the mainland as well as the alleged theft of intellectual property.
    opinion
  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:42:22
    USA beat Europe for second straight Solheim Cup crown
    LOS ANGELES - The United States won the Solheim Cup on Sunday, thwarting Europe's longshot bid for a comeback triumph in the women's match play golf showdown.
    sports
  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    America should make concessions in order to denuclearise peninsula
    Many people have heaved a sigh of relief since the United States and the North Korea dialled down their rhetoric over the past few days.
    opinion
  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    The high environmental cost of making jeans 
    When people in the United States talk about blue jeans, they are most likely to mention Levi Strauss, the German-American businessman whose company made the first pair of blue jeans in San Francisco in 1873.
    opinion
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 11:03:55
    NASA urges people to wave at moon during Aug. 21 eclipse
    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) recently confirmed the presence of the “Great American Eclipse,” which will engulf the skies across the United States on August 21.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:43:32
    US launches formal trade investigation into China
    WASHINGTON - The United States on Friday formally launched a trade investigation into China's intellectual property practices and forced transfer of American technology, which President Donald Trump had called for this week.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:10:16
    Thai tourists apologise for trespassing in Yellowstone Park
    Three Thai tourists who walked on a fragile thermal area in Yellowstone National Park in the United States, apologised on Thursday for their actions which they said tarnished Thailand’s reputation.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Global power struggle packs Asean agenda
    An Asean ministers meeting was held in the Philippines from August 5-8. The 27 nations deploying their foreign ministers for three days of summitry and handshake photo-ops starting on Saturday include the main protagonists in long-tormenting conflicts led by the United States, Russia, China, Japan and South and North Korea.
    your say
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:33:44
    US culture 'ripped apart' by statue removals: Trump
    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Thursday the history and culture of the United States were being "ripped apart" by the removal of statues memorializing the Confederate era.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    An innovative way to end Kim regime: Stage a buyout! 
    How do you solve the North Korean problem without starting a war? The latest proposal has come in the form of a Chinese-Russian “double freeze” solution – requiring the United States to cease its war games with South Korea while Pyongyang halts its nuclear development project. No takers so far. 
    opinion
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Yellowstone tourist video prompts fierce Thai social media witch-hunt
    A GROUP of Thai tourists who recently walked in a fragile thermal area in Yellowstone National Park in the United States have become victims of an online witch-hunt.
    national
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Premier’s denial of missile purchase from US called ‘misunderstanding’
    DESPITE HIS earlier denial, Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday admitted that the Navy plans to purchase Harpoon Block II missiles from the United States to be installed on a newly built frigates.
    politics
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Thai woman defends trespass at Yellowstone Park after online criticism
    A THAI woman has defended her walk around a fragile, off-limits thermal area at Yellowstone National Park in the United States after a video clip featuring her apparent trespass appeared online.
    national
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:39:52
    China warns of retaliation as Trump launches trade probe
    Beijing - Trade tensions between the United States and China heated up on Tuesday as Beijing warned that it "will not sit idle" if a US probe into its intellectual property practices leads to sanctions.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:58:47
    Recovery of Thai students’ bodies on hold until river current drops
    A rescue team in the United States is waiting for water levels in the Kings River to drop before it attempts to recover the bodies of two Thai students who died when their car plunged into a 150-metre gorge in Kings Canyon National Park on July 30.
    national
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