• Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Asean unlikely to deal with Rohingya issue
    EXPERTS HAVE no faith that Asean can effectively tackle the ongoing ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, as leaders of the regional group gather for a summit this week in Singapore.
    national
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:49:45
    Next month’s ‘ASEANbeauty’ exposition a chance to sell, network
    UBM Asia (Thailand) will stage “ASEANbeauty”, billed as Southeast Asia’s largest international beauty-and-health trade show, from May 3-5 at Bitec in Bangkok’s Bang Na district.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:22:33
    Belt and Road set to boost Asean trade: forum
    BEIJING – Despite a shaky global recovery and rising trade protectionism, the Asian economy will maintain robust growth, as countries in the region deepen economic cooperation and benefit from the Belt and Road Initiative, renowned economists told the Boao Forum for Asia’s annual conference.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 15 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Wanted, an Asean where people’s voices reign supreme
    For Indonesians, the manipulative tactics being used by Malaysian leader Najib Razak to win the upcoming general election is a strong reminder of former president Suharto’s tricks during his 32-year rule.
    opinion
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:25:45
    Veteran diplomat takes the helm of Asean-Korea Centre
    Lee Hyuk, a former South Korean ambassador to Vietnam is to assume his position as the fourth secretary general of the Asean-Korea Centre on April 16.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 10 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    UIH aims for terabit breakthrough via upgrade
    UIH is gearing up to upgrade its backbone network throughout the country to achieve terabit per second (Tbps) capabaility as it aims to become an international gateway in Asean.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    B Grimm set for largest solar plant in Asean
    B GRIMM Power Plc has taken another step towards internationalisation, expanding its power generation and distribution business in CLMV.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Yara confident of cashing in Myanmar’s agricultural growth
    YARA International, a leading fertiliser company with operations in more than 60 markets, is confident of doing well in Myanmar’s agriculture sector because of the country’s current low productivity compared to other Asean countries, said Havar Valved, the firm’s country manager for Myanmar.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Call for Asean to step up infrastructure financing
    ASEAN finance ministers demonstrated their powers of persuasion on Thursday, as they pitched their countries' infrastructure projects and the measures that mitigate the risks for investors.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Asean growth can be dampened
    ASEAN is expected to grow faster than most other regions this year, but is also facing headwinds that include trade tensions and technological disruptions, Singapore’s minister for finance Heng Swee Keat said yesterday.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 06 Apr 2018 15:08:40
    Australian wins Tour of Thailand, Asean awards for home riders
    Benjamin Dyball of Australia won the overall title in the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s Cup Tour of Thailand on Friday, despite trailing in 50th in the sixth and final stage to Khon Kaen.
    sports
  • Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Asean bloc must step up to solve Rohingya crisis: US official
    THE UNITED STATES has urged all stakeholders, including the Asean bloc, to take the proper steps to provide protection and adequate humanitarian assistance to Rohingya –those remaining in Myanmar’s Rakhine state and those in squalid refugee camps in Bangladesh.
    national
  • Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    UK keen to boost economic ties
    BRITAIN is keen to forge closer economic and trade collaboration with more countries beyond the European trade bloc that it is leaving and Thailand is particularly attractive as the centre of the Asean region, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said yesterday after meeting British International Trade Secretary Liam Fox.
    Economy
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Does Asean support US military presence in the South China Sea?
    opinion
  • Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:20:39
    Aussie Benjamin dominates Tour of Thailand 3rd stage
    Australian rider Dyball Benjamin  of ST.George Continental Cycling Team won the third  stage of the Tour of Thailand as Thai cyclists still conquered the “Best of ASEAN” title for the second day in a row
    sports
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