Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:48
US cuts refugee admissions to 30,000 for 2019: Pompeo
The Trump administration slashed its annual cap on refugee acceptances Monday for the second year in a row, saying it would take a maximum of just 30,000 in the fiscal year to come.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
ANALYSIS: Principle of voluntary cooperation not helping tackle climate change
"Building on the progress made so far, countries now need to take a decisive step forward in preparing the ambitious and balanced outcome that we need in Katowice [Poland],” executive secretary of UN Climate Change, Patricia Espinosa, said at a press conference in Bangkok on Monday, ahead of the week-long Climate Conference in Bangkok, which ended on Sunday.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 13:54
Prawit orders Bangkok military bases to provide shortcuts
Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan has ordered military compounds in Bangkok to provide rush-hour shortcuts to motorists, the Defence Ministry spokesman said.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 06:05
US cuts more than $200 million in aid to Palestinians
The administration of US President Donald Trump said Friday that it had canceled more than $200 million in aid for the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and West Bank.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:39
British engine maker Rolls-Royce cutting 4,600 jobs
Rolls-Royce, the British maker of plane engines, said Thursday that it plans to cut 4,600 mainly British jobs by 2020, adding to thousands of cuts already announced in recent years.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 06:19
Rain cuts short Nadal fightback, Muguruza crushes Sharapova
Rafael Nadal was locked in a French Open quarter-final tussle with Argentinian Diego Schwartzman when rain ended play on Wednesday, after Garbine Muguruza thrashed Maria Sharapova to reach a last-four showdown with top seed Simona Halep.
Sun, 03 Jun 2018 01:00
Short back and sides
Beirut’s dapper barber-on-a-bike offers curbside cuts
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 14:46
S&P cuts troubled Deutsche Bank's rating
Ratings agency S&P on Friday downgraded Deutsche Bank's long-term credit rating, as Germany's biggest lender presses ahead with a major revamp aimed at returning to profitability after years of losses.
Thu, 24 May 2018 15:34
Suphan Buri suspect cuts through police bars
A drug suspect used a smuggled saw blade to cut through an iron bar at a police detention room in Suphan Buri and disappeared.
Wed, 16 May 2018 16:30
Engineering student found stabbed to death
A fourth-year engineering student was found dead on Wednesday morning with a knife stuck in his throat and severe cuts on his chest and stomach in a house he rented with three other friends in Pathum Thani province.
Sun, 13 May 2018 01:00
Barrels of riches
With seven chateaux in his possession, a Chinese billionaire cuts a big swathe through Bordeaux
Fri, 11 May 2018 16:10
Nok Air cuts losses: CEO
Nok Air said it continued to improve the bottom line in the first quarter of this year with further reductions in losses, thanks to improvements in all key parameters.
Wed, 09 May 2018 13:56
Toyota posts record profit but warns on outlook
Japanese car giant Toyota reported a record full-year net profit Wednesday thanks to a weaker yen and US tax cuts, but warned about the outlook for the next 12 months.
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:03
Scientists shocked as NASA cuts only moon rover
In a move that shocked lunar scientists, NASA has cancelled the only robotic vehicle under development to explore the surface of the Moon, despite President Donald Trump's vow to return people there.
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:05
Country legend Kenny Rogers cuts short farewell tour
Country legend Kenny Rogers on Wednesday scrapped the final dates on what he has billed as a farewell tour, citing unspecified health concerns.