Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
OTT video provider to reshape Myanmar’s digital entertainment
VIU, A leading over-the-top (OTT) video service widely available in Asia and the Middle East, hopes to redefine the digital entertainment industry in Myanmar with its entry into the market earlier this month, said Lavina Tauro, country manager of Viu Myanmar.
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
How to reach that distant football goal
Re: “Mu Pa boys hope to lead Thailand to World Cup finals one day”, National, September 7.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 17:56
Shopee For Men launched
Following the success of Shopee 9.9 Super Shopping Day, Shopee launches Shopee For Men in Thailand.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:20
Asian markets ride positive wave on hopes for trade resolution
Asian markets rose Wednesday as tit-for-tat tariffs by China and the United States were considered lighter than feared, while there are hopes the two sides can eventually hammer out a deal to avert an all-out trade war.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:40
US surgeon, girlfriend charged with rape, 'hundreds' of victims possible
An orthopedic surgeon in California who once appeared on a dating reality show and his girlfriend have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women, in a case prosecutors suspect might involve hundreds of other victims.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:33
Incheon peace festival participants hope for breakthrough in talks
Peace advocate group Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) on Tuesday held a peace festival coincidently with the third summit between South Korea President Moon Jae-in and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:37
Asian markets bounce on talks hopes after Trump tariff threat
Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday after Donald Trump said he would thump China with another round of tariffs but give some room for talks before jacking them up to the highest rate.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:08
Asian markets sink on fears of fresh Trump tariffs on China
Asian markets sank on Monday following reports that Donald Trump is planning to hit China with another round of tariffs, dealing a blow to hopes for talks between the two economic giants.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
REPORT: Family clinics inject hope for stressed public health system
IT’S COMMON enough when seeking outpatient services at large public hospitals to arrive at 5am for a queue token for an appointment to see a doctor sometime around 2pm.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
On a Wish and a prayer
Davis Cup hopes rest on Thai No 1 and doubles twins
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:10
Asian markets build on trade talks rally, Turkish lira holds up
Asian markets extended their gains Friday on hopes for China-US trade talks, while Turkey's lira held up after a shock hike in the country's interest rate and a dip in US inflation.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Hotel booking platform hopes for speedy growth with partners
GLOBAL HOTEL booking website and smartphone application, HotelQuickly, aims to become the No 2 player in Asia within three years, Jerome Cle, executive chairman of HotelQuickly, said yesterday.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 17:20
Shopee 9.9 Super Shopping Day clocks best ever performance in history
Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, has wrapped up its biggest annual regional shopping event of the year after the event surpassed last year’s record at 7.43am (+8:00 GMT) on September 9.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Malaysia dashes LGBT hopes for change
The new government has indicated that tolerance for diversity is still a long way off
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 14:10
China calls on US, N. Korea to implement Singapore deal
China's top legislator voiced hope that North Korea and the United States will implement their nuclear summit agreement as he met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Chinese state media said Monday.