• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:04
    Porsche first German carmaker to abandon diesel engines
    Sports car maker Porsche said Sunday it would become the first German auto giant to abandon the diesel engine, reacting to parent company Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal and urban driving bans.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:59
    Number of Asian Children Dying Before Their Fifth Birthday
    Although there has been a remarkable decrease in the death rate of children under five in Asia, there are many countries in the region that are still struggling to contain the mortality rate and provide a better survival for the children to stay alive beyond five.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    One year on, far right has transformed German politics
    A year after surging into parliament, lawmakers from the far-right AfD party have upended the normally staid world of German politics, with provocations and insults now the order of the day in the venerable Bundestag.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    New risks that confront the post-Lehman world
    When investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed on September 15, 2008, Axel Weber – then the president of Germany’s central bank and a top official at the European Central Bank – had a helicopter-view of the mayhem that followed, in the form of the worst global recession since the 1930s.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Is Trump mentally and morally fit to be US president?
    The United States’ abrupt withdrawal from the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Trans-Pacific Agreement (TPA), and Paris Climate Agreement at the beginning of Trump’s presidency can be attributed to economic concerns, but many of his recent decisions seem to be senseless and without grounds. 
    your say
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Police must stop negotiating freedom for rapists
    Re: “Many rape cases stalled or ‘settled’ by police, says foundation”, National News, September 21.
    your say
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Childcare offer attracts workers in China’s tight labour market
    After years of rampant growth in the manufacturing sector – which helped drive up wages and the standard of living across the country – demand for workers has been outstripping supply. Given the increasingly competitive and tight labour market, childcare is helping to give some Chinese manufacturers an edge when it comes to attracting emplo
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    E-sports commentator – new career of choice
    DESPITE DROPPING out of vocational school, Donpraphop Tiendam still managed to land a unique job that may not ring any bells for those outside the e-sports world.
    national
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:47
    Nation planning push to build industrial internet
    Breakthroughs sought to advance digitalization in manufacturing
    Tech
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Bombardier eyes Asean infrastructure
    BOMBARDIER, the Canada-based manufacturer of planes and trains, expects strong growth in its business in Asean countries due to expanding investment in infrastructure projects in the region.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Eaton to optimise Myanmar’s power solutions
    EATON CORPORATION PLC, a multinational power management company with 2017 sales of US$20.4 billion globally, expanded into the Myanmar market last week by signing a partnership agreement with Myanmar Golden Rock International Co (MGR), according to Kidsada Santisak, the firm’s country manager for Indochina West.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thai Union committed to help Thailand deal with sustainable fishing challenges
    THAILAND’S progress in promoting human rights in the fishing industry will be addressed in a panel session on modern slavery and human trafficking at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) today in New York.
    business
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Tauzia Hotels, Ascott team up for regional expansion
    GREEN OAK Hotel Management, the holding company of Tauzia Hotels in Indonesia, is pushing for expansion across Southeast Asia by partnering with Singapore’s Ascott Limited.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 01:00
    'Welcome back': Ferguson at United for first time since brain op
    Alex Ferguson made an emotional return to Manchester United on Saturday for the first time since the club's legendary former manager had emergency brain surgery.
    sports
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 14:01
    Man admits he broke into 30 Amazon coffee shops
    A former construction contractor surrendered to police on Saturday to face charges of burglary after he allegedly broke into 30 Amazon coffee shops in petrol stations since April.
    Breaking News
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