• Sat, 17 Nov 2018 11:36
    Chularajamontri rules measles vaccine not prohibited by Islam
    The Chularajamontri, or Thailand's Islamic spiritual leader, has unofficially ruled that Muslims can receive measles vaccine, a spiritual leader in Yala said on Saturday.
    national
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:06
    Key moments in the trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders
    Phnom Penh - Senior Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Friday were sentenced to life in prison on charges of genocide, a landmark verdict since the UN-backed tribunal launched in 2006.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:18
    Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in landmark ruling
    Two top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide on Friday, in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall of a brutal regime that presided over the deaths of a quarter of the population.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 09:44
    Swiss bankroll leaders’ Bangkok junket
    Second-rung leaders from the major Nepal parties will spend six days discussing transitional justice
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 07:51
    APEC summit host urges respect for trade rules
    The leader of Papua New Guinea, host of this year's APEC summit, Friday urged respect for international trade rules by "countries large and small" as spats between the US and China threatened to overshadow the gathering.
    business
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:57
    North Korea 'tests high-tech new weapon': KCNA
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the testing of a "high-tech" new weapon, Pyongyang's state media reported Friday, in a move that raises the temperature over denuclearisation talks.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:00
    Asean leaders upbraid Suu Kyi in private but stand by Myanmar
    THE ASEAN BLOC is standing by Myanmar for repatriation of thousands of Rohingya from Bangladesh despite grave concerns raised by leaders and partners at the summit even as the refugees yesterday continued to resist the return.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:47
    Visa launches Garmin Pay in Thailand
    Visa, a leader in digital payments, and Garmin, in partnership with leading financial institutions, on Thursday announced the launch of Garmin Pay, a new contactless payment feature on Garmin smartwatches.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:35
    Duterte defends need to 'power nap' after summit no-shows
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday made light of his penchant for daytime dozes after his office said "power naps" had caused the gruff leader to miss a number of key meetings at a Singapore summit.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:22
    US urges sustained sanctions pressure on N. Korea
    Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday took America's "pressure campaign" against North Korea to a summit of world leaders, as concerns mount over Pyongyang's key allies easing sanctions imposed over its nuclear programme.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:24
    Chaturon denies bid for Chachoengsao MP
    Pheu Thai key leader Chaturon Chaisang on Wednesday rejected comments by his colleague that he would run for Chachoengsao MP under Pheu Thai.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:21
    Principal Healthcare first to use Workday HCM cloud technology
    Workday, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has announced that Principal Healthcare, one of the most experienced healthcare management and services companies in Asean, is beginning to deploy Workday Human Capital Management (HCM).
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
    Who heeds a man of no integrity?
    Suthep Thaugsuban’s glory days are behind him, yet he expects further success as a cheerleader for the junta 
    opinion
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:30
    Tensions high as Rohingya fear looming return to Mynamar
    The military's presence at vast Rohingya camps in Bangladesh has been bolstered, stoking fears among refugees as authorities prepare to return them to Myanmar despite strong UN objections, leaders of the Muslim minority said Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:25
    I spoke to Suu Kyi, says Mahathir
    Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he raised the plight of the Rohingya Muslims with Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi at the Asean leaders meeting on Tuesday night.
    Breaking News
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