Thu, 31 Jan 2019 07:54
Neymar to miss Man Utd tie after being ruled out for 10 weeks
Neymar will miss both legs of Paris Saint-Germain's upcoming Champions League last-16 tie against Manchester United after the French club confirmed on Wednesday that the world's most expensive player would be out for 10 weeks with a metatarsal injury.
Tue, 01 Jan 2019 05:00
Public urged to monitor legalisation of cannabis
Activists warn drugs will become too expensive if big pharma not stopped now.
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:00
SINGAPORE BACK AMONG 20 MOST EXPENSIVE LOCATIONS
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 16:56
Bangkok rises to 90th most costly location for expats: survey
Bangkok has risen 32 places and entered the top 100 most expensive locations for the first time, according to the latest cost of living survey published by ECD International.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
Peso may remain weak as current account gap seen further widening
The Philippines’ current account deficit is expected to further widen next year, keeping the peso weak and government securities expensive, the Washington-based Institute of International Finance (IIF) said.
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 13:27
Tokyo remains a pricey city for mobile phone users
TOKYO - Tokyo is the most expensive of six major world cities, including New York and London, when it comes to mobile phone service fees. Customers in the Japanese capital shell out ¥7,562 ($67) per month — 4.2 times more than the ¥1,783 Parisians pay, which is the lowest figure among the six cities.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:00
Activist attacked after ‘justice call’ on Prawit
POLITICAL activist Ekachai Hongkangwan was mysteriously assaulted yesterday soon after he returned from making his routine “justice call” on Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan over his expensive luxury watch collection.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:57
Chelsea sign Kepa Arrizabalaga in record deal, Courtois heads for Real
Spain's Kepa Arrizabalaga became the most expensive goalkeeper in history on Wednesday after Chelsea confirmed his 80 million euro (£71.6 million, $92 million) move from Athletic Bilbao.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 12:35
London is Europe's most expensive city for studying abroad
With a first-semester living cost of €12,450.49, the British capital is Europe's most expensive city for studying abroad. The data hails from the German furnished lettings platform, Nestpick, which compared how much students might have to shell out during a first semester studying in 49 European cities.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 01:00
Ultra-luxury Bijan bag seized from Najib-linked condos from 'most expensive store' in the world
A "special order" bag from The House Of Bijan seized from condos linked to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak comes from "the most expensive store" in the world.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
OFFICE RENT BANGKOK RANKED 92ND MOST EXPENSIVE CITY
CBRE Research has just released the 2018 Prime Office Occupancy Costs report which surveys the rents of the most prime office building in 120 cities around the world.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 06:55
Blood test may predict premature birth
US and Danish researchers said Thursday they have developed an inexpensive blood test that may predict with up to 80 percent accuracy whether a pregnant woman will give birth prematurely.
Thu, 17 May 2018 12:04
Truffles: tasty, fragrant and good for the skin
Truffles are expensive because they’re not easy to find, but, as all chefs know, they sure can turn a mundane meal into a magnificent one. What’s less well known about truffles is that they also have amazing beauty potential.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:36
Average cost of international business trip to Bangkok now $278 a day, ECA research finds
Bangkok has moved into the top 50 most expensive locations in Asia for business travel for the first time.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:38
Customs revokes ‘confusing’ travel rule on expensive personal items
The Customs Department on Tuesday annulled a regulation issued in February requiring travellers leaving and entering the country via airports to declare personal belongings such as cameras, brand-name handbags, mobile phones and computer notebooks.