Thu, 22 Mar 2018 08:05:45
FERNANDES AND NGUYEN to Face off at ONE: IRON WILL IN BANGKOK
Rising star and two-division ONE Featherweight & Lightweight World Champion Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen (10-1) of Sydney, Australia is going for his third world title this Saturday night in the main event of ONE: IRON WILL set for 24 March in Bangkok’s Impact Arena.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:45:41
More features packed into latest Mazda3 model
The Mazda3 compact has been improved for 2018, with the updated model coming with added features such as i-ACTIVSENSE, 360-degree View Monitor and powered driver’s seat.
Auto & Audio
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 01:00:00
China’s low birthrate worrying, needs policy support
There have been heated discussions on the far-reaching impact of transforming China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission into the National Health Commission, by also incorporating the elderly care organisations and some health agencies under other ministries.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00:00
ICC to Philippines : Don’t quit
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday urged the Philippines not to withdraw from the Rome Statute, the treaty that established the ICC, as it warned that quitting the court would have no impact on ongoing proceedings.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 19:10:19
Pricing for Ford’s Ranger Raptor to be announced at upcoming Motor Show
Ford will announce retail pricing for its highly anticipated Ranger Raptor at the upcoming “Bangkok International Motor Show 2018”, to be held at Impact Muang Thong Thani from March 28 to April 8.
Auto & Audio
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:55:14
Grab Thailand provides N95 masks for motorcycle taxi drivers, passengers in Bangkok CBD areas
Grab Thailand has provided 2,000 N95 respirator masks to motorcycle taxi drivers in Bangkok’s central business district (CBD) areas in a bid to reduce the negative health impacts of the capital’s air pollution.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:20:36
US tariffs threaten trade war, warns ratings agency
US President Trump’s impending tariffs increase the risk of retaliatory action by affected countries but the short-term economic impact is likely to be minimal, says S&P Global Ratings.
Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Nation’s shrinking workforce troubles planners even as jobless rate stays low
THE country’s unemployment rate edged up to 1.2 per cent last year, due to an uneven economic recovery and the impact of technological advances, but the rate remained low, the top planning agency said.
Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00:00
11 Asia Pacific countries sign up to new trade pact
Malaysia and 10 other Asia Pacific countries signed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in Santiago, Chile on Thursday.
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 07:15:03
Complete card announced for One: Iron Will Bangkok
ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the complete card at ONE: IRON WILL, set for 24 March at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:31:28
11 Pacific trade pact countries go it alone without US
A year after an abrupt US withdrawal left a fledgling 12-nation Pacific trade pact for dead, the 11 remaining states will sign a re-vamped deal Thursday aimed at slashing tariffs.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 04:00:00
ANN forum set to analyse impacts of this year’s flurry of elections in Southeast Asia
ASIA NEWS NETWORK, an alliance of 24 leading media organisations in 20 Asian countries, is organising a symposium on “Election 2018/19: What does it mean for Asia?” to be held on March 16 in Bangkok.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Little impact on Asia seen in Trump’s tariffs
CREDIT RATINGS agency Moody's said hefty new tariffs on US steel and alumininum imports announced by the US President Donald Trump are likely to have a small direct impact on Asia's economies but could signal a marked deterioration in global trade relations of risk to a trade-reliant region.
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Political activists faced with dilemma on how to have an impact
SOCIAL MEDIA could be a double-edged sword for pro-democracy activists. On one hand, their messages can spread like wildfire and, on the other, people are less likely to attend their gatherings.
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Bankers see low impact on baht from Fed rate rises
COMMERCIAL bankers forecast only a slight depreciation of the baht despite market expectations of as many four rises in US interest rates this year.