• Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Cambodia eyes $5 bn mark in trade with VN
    THE BILATERAL trade volume between Vietnam and Cambodia continued to grow during the first seven months of this year, prolonging an increase after three years of declines that ended in 2016.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thailand’s green cover in slow decline as 40% goal remains out of reach
    THAILAND has been ambitiously aiming to have 40 per cent of its land turned into lush green forests, but this goal set in 1975 has yet to be accomplished.
    national
  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 20:56
    Business sentiment edges down, but confidence in continued economic expansion remains: BOT
    The Business Sentiment Index (BSI) in August slightly decreased to 51.4 points from the previous month’s 52.0, due mainly to declines in employment and investment sub-indices, the Bank of Thailand said in a press release on Monday.
    Economy
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
    NGOs decry vulture decline in Cambodia
    Vultures in the Kingdom are facing an increasingly high risk of extinction as the birds have shown a 50 per cent decline in numbers since the late 2000s, a joint announcement from environmental organisations said on Saturday, quoting a report.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 12:01
    Pope silent on claim he ignored abuse
    Pope Francis has declined to comment on a claim that he ignored sexual abuse allegations against a senior clergyman amid speculation conservative elements in the Catholic hierarchy are using the issue to mount a "putsch" to remove the liberal pontiff.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
    NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES LOSE OUT IN AD SPENDING
    Newspapers and magazines were the only two media showing a decline in advertising expenditure in July, according to a Nielsen media survey.
    Economy
  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:47
    Tennessee executes first man in nearly a decade
    The US state of Tennessee on Thursday used a controversial lethal injection procedure to execute a man who was convicted of raping and killing a child, after the nation's top court declined his final bid for a stay.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
    Action urged to shore up Myanmar exporters
    MYANMAR’S government has been urged to rein in the rise of the kyat and ease the impact of a decline in export competitiveness on the country’s manufacturing and agricultural sectors.
    Economy
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
    Thai Union held back by strong baht, falling tuna sales in second-quarter slump
    THAI Union Group yesterday reported a 2 per cent year-on-year decline in sales for the second quarter of this year to Bt34.1 billion, mainly due to the impact of a strong baht and declining tuna sales.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 31 Jul 2018 08:28
    World's biggest king penguin colony shrinks 90 percent
    The planet's largest colony of king penguins has declined by nearly 90 percent in three decades, alarmed researchers said Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 08:08
    Twitter shares plunge in black week for social media
    Twitter shares took a pounding on Friday after it reported a decline in its user base, extending a stock market bloodbath for what had been a sizzling social media sector.
    business
  • Mon, 23 Jul 2018 15:28
    Asian markets slide as trade and currency war fears deepen
    Asian markets largely lost ground Monday as jitters grew over a potential trade and currency war, with the dollar sliding against most major currencies and extending Friday's declines.
    business
  • Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:24
    Chinese yuan wilts again, cushioning the blow of Trump tariffs
    China's yuan continued its steady decline on Friday, defying US President Donald Trump's warning over the dollar's rise and providing Beijing with a buffer against punitive trade tariffs imposed by Washington.
    business
  • Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
    Airports too quiet for state agency owner
    STATE-OWNED airports were quieter than expected in the quarter to June, with a decline in the growth of passenger numbers from the corresponding period last year, prompting speculation that the World Cup may have been a factor.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
    Moody’s Decline in Asian high-yield issuance
    Moody’s says that Asian high-yield issuance - driven mainly by refinancing - continued to slow in the second quarter of 2018 from the prior quarter against the backdrop of tightening credit conditions, rising interest rates, and strengthening of the US dollar.
    Economy
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